Israel Kastner vs. Hannah Szenes: Who was really the hero during the Holocaust? They were two Hungarian Jews, both of whom aimed to save other Jews. The one who failed is remembered as a heroine, while the one who rescued thousands is still excoriated. The Szenes-Kastner dialectic refuses to die. 07/9/2014 - 5:34 am | View Link
Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest, 7/3/2014 James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 12:50 P.M. EDT MR. EARNEST: Good afternoon, everybody. It's nice to see everybody is being so chipper. I'm sure it's because it's a Thursday that feels like a Friday, right? That's good. Before we get started I just wanted to do a brief announcement at the top. Both yesterday and today, the President was briefed by his Homeland Security Advisor, Lisa ... 07/4/2014 - 12:18 pm | View Link
Ukraine puts our bank problems into a better perspective The decision of UCC to award an honorary degree to European Commission president José Manuel Barroso was a welcome recognition that the union played a vital role in rescuing Ireland ... and its senior officials have shown a great deal of adroitness ... 03/7/2014 - 10:51 am | View Link
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E.U. Officials Agree to a Deal Rescuing Cyprus BRUSSELS — Struggling into the early-morning hours to avoid a collapse of Cyprus’s banking system, European Union leaders on Monday agreed on a bailout package intended to keep Cyprus in the euro zone and rebuild its devastated economy. The deal ... 03/24/2013 - 2:39 pm | View Link
Is Europe Looking for Backdoor Seniority on Spain? Might euro-zone officials be trying to sidestep ... to figure out how they want to deal with potential losses on bond buying. The EFSF’s guidelines on bond purchases say only that the bailout fund will agree on a method for handling losses (or profits ... 08/1/2012 - 11:33 pm | View Link
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California's Coastal Commission is seeking public comment on the use of a popular San Francisco Bay Area beach at the center of a lawsuit over public access.
The commission announced Thursday that it has opened its website to ask people how they have used Martin's Beach in San Mateo County, the San Jose Mercury News reported (http://bit.ly/1lBnMe6 ).
A judge is deciding whether Silicon Valley billionaire Vinod Khosla, who bought a secluded cove south of Half Moon Bay for $32.5 million in 2008, is allowed to close an access road and keep the beach off-limits.
The Cincinnati Reds had as many hits combined as Washington's leadoff hitter, the latest poor showing by an offense that hasn't done anything since the All-Star break.
Denard Span matched Cincinnati's hit total with his four singles, and Tanner Roark allowed only three singles over seven innings Friday night, leading the Washington Nationals to a 4-1 victory that extended their surge and the Reds' slump.
The Reds remain stalled since the All-Star break, dropping all seven games for their longest losing streak in five years.
Jose Abreu hit his major league-leading 30th homer and drove in three runs, leading the Chicago White Sox past the Minnesota Twins 9-5 on Friday night.
Abreu drove a hanging curveball from Kevin Correia (5-13) into the bullpen in left-center field to give Chicago a 3-0 lead in the first inning.
Marlins seventh. Je. Baker flied out to right fielder Grossman. Saltalamacchia safe at first on K. Hernandez's error. On J. Castro's passed ball, Saltalamacchia to second. Ozuna struck out. Hechavarria infield single to shortstop, Saltalamacchia to third. Mathis doubled to center, Saltalamacchia scored, Hechavarria scored. Yelich grounded out, shortstop Petit to first baseman Guzman.
2 runs, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 left on.