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2009-03-27 07:00:00

President Barack Obama held a precedent-setting virtual town hall meeting at the White House on Thursday, responding to questions sent in by online readers and White House attendees on a wide variety of topics from universal health care to jobs, education, the auto industry, and the legalization of marijuana.

2009-03-11 21:55:00

The 18-year-old daughter of former US vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin has broken up with the father of her 2-month-old son, People.com said.

2009-03-01 22:45:00

Socialist has apparently arrived as a favorite negative term for conservatives to use in describing political opponents, The New York Times said Sunday.

2009-02-25 06:21:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Missouri Congressman Roy Blunt tonight issued the following statement after President Barack Obama's first address to Congress: "President Obama's first address was a historic milestone for our nation and his presidency.

2009-02-24 18:22:00

The Hard Hitting Documentary Exposes Unprecedented Mainstream Media Bias in the 2008 Presidential Election LOS ANGELES, Feb.

2009-02-19 09:00:00

Respondents show cautious optimism that "Obama Effect" will result in better coverage of racial issues in U.S. newsrooms WASHINGTON, Feb.

2009-02-11 15:28:00

Think Tank Experts to Explore if Excessive Spending and Borrowing Could Impact Future Health Care Coverage WASHINGTON, Feb.

2009-02-11 07:15:00

Collins Served As Senior Political Strategist For President Barack Obama During 2008 Campaign And Public Liaison Within The Obama-Biden Transition Project ATLANTA, Feb. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Alliance for Digital Equality's Chairman Julius H.

2009-02-05 10:03:00

Pajamas TV signs Wurzelbacher for 'Just Joe,' has him cover financial crisis LOS ANGELES, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pajamas Media (www.pajamasmedia.com) announced today that Joe Wurzelbacher (Joe the Plumber) will be appearing in a new, regular "Just Joe" segment on Pajamas TV.

2009-01-29 14:17:45

A pair of red pumps purportedly worn by Alaska Gov.

Word of the Day
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.