Dear Nicole: Bemused readers ask novelist Nicole Galland for her take on navigating the precarious social landscape that comes with living on the Vineyard. Nicole, who grew up in West Tisbury, is known locally as the co-founder of Shakespeare For The Masses at the Vineyard Playhouse. 08/27/2014 - 4:49 pm | View Link
Windows to New Worlds After 17 years of planning, fundraising, designing and building, the South Carolina State Museum’s new Windows To New Worlds project officially opens on Aug. 16. It includes a planetarium, 4D theater, observatory and an exciting and collaborative approach to education that can reach every school and give every student a chance to reach for the stars. 08/27/2014 - 10:56 am | View Link
Obama prepares for annual correspondents' dinner politicians and media personalities Saturday night at the White House Correspondents' Association dinner for an evening of humor and celebrity gazing that has become an annual tradition in the nation's capital. Ahead of the dinner, Obama was spending the ... 05/3/2014 - 7:41 am | View Link
Obama prepares for annual correspondents' dinner Obama was set to join journalists, government officials, politicians and media personalities Saturday night at the White House Correspondents' Association dinner for an evening of humor and celebrity gazing that has become an annual tradition in the nation ... 05/2/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Obama readies for annual correspondents’ dinner WASHINGTON (AP) — The annual gathering not far from the White House brings ... President Bill Clinton dispensed with the traditional presidential humor to remember victims and praise journalists for coverage of the explosion. Coincidentally, this year ... 04/27/2013 - 7:45 am | View Link
President Obama's humor goes to the 'dogs' during annual dinner Washington (CNN)-- The humor at the 98th annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner went to the dogs. President Barack Obama poked fun Saturday at everything, from the Secret Service scandal to the lavish spending by the Government Services ... 04/30/2012 - 3:56 am | View Link
Obama Dishes it Out at Annual Dinner WASHINGTON (CNN) — President Barack Obama made light of the serious — a Secret Service scandal and lavish spending at a government conference — and the inconsequential — the graying of his hair — at the annual ... for its bawdy humor, the ... 04/29/2012 - 2:48 am | View Link
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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is heading to Mexico on Wednesday, officially on a trade mission for his state. But he also is a potential 2016 presidential candidate, with a lot of swagger but little foreign policy experience.
CREDIT: Shutterstock Industrial espionage, punitive tariffs and trade wars — as the New York Times reported on Monday, they’re just the latest in the ongoing dispute between solar manufacturers in the U. S. and China. SolarWorld Americas — the largest solar panel manufacturer in the U. S. — first brought its case to the Commerce Department in 2011, arguing that subsidies provided by the Chinese government were allowing manufacturers there to sell solar panels at unfairly low costs, threatening the finances of manufacturers in America.
NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen speaks during a media conference at NATO headquarters in Brussels CREDIT: AP Photo/Olivier Matthys It’s been a busy summer in Europe’s capitals. As President Obama prepares to leave the U. S. to join them on Tuesday, the leaders of the member countries of NATO find themselves forced to confront a question that has plagued them since the fall of the Soviet Union: where exactly do the alliance’s priorities lie?
Michigan Senate candidate Gary Peters wants voters — and elected officials — to know one thing: you can’t talk about climate change without talking about jobs. “I think from an economic development standpoint it actually presents some great opportunities for us in Michigan with job creation, and moving toward sustainable energy and renewable energy,” Peters said.
It seems that ISIS is trying to bait the United States into war.
A new video attributed to the Islamic State terrorist organization purports to show the beheading of U. S. journalist Steven Sotloff, marking the second such execution in recent weeks by a group that controls parts of Iraq and Syria and has threatened to kill other captives.
The video shows a bound Sotloff being held at knifepoint by a black-clad militant against a desert backdrop that appears similar to the one shown in a video released last month depicting the beheading of American journalistJames Foley.