George H. W. Bush

Surveillance images show gunman behind George H.W. Bush's former doctor moments before murder

Houston police released surveillance images Sunday showing a gunman trailing behind George H.W. Bush’s former cardiologist moments before the doctor was shot and killed while biking to work — clues authorities hope will help nab the killer.<p>The images taken from surveillance cameras in the area show …

Houston Methodist Hospital

How the Republican Party Became The Party of Racism

Here’s a joke: <i>What’s the difference between a Klan rally and a Republican Convention?</i><p>Answer: <i>The dress code.</i><p>Here’s another one: How white is the …

Civil Rights

Jon Huntsman slaps back at suggestion that he resign as U.S. ambassador to Russia

Robert Gehrke, a Salt Lake City Tribune columnist, recently suggested that U.S. Ambassador to Russia Jon Huntsman resign his post.<p>“Ambassador …

Salt Lake City

George H. W. Bush's Heart Doctor Fatally Shot As He Biked To Work

The cardiologist of former president <b>George H.W. Bush</b> was shot and killed as he biked to work just after 9 a.m on Friday morning. Dr. <b>Mark Hausknecht</b> …

Republicans

Murder of well-known Houston cardiologist remains a mystery

Dr. Mark Hausknecht, a prominent cardiologist who treated former President George H.W. Bush, was gunned down while on his way to work on his bicycle; …

Republicans

Jang speaks at HMBA luncheon

Image 1of/1<p>Caption<p>Close<p>The Houston Mortgage Bankers Association held its July luncheon meeting July 11 at Maggiano’s restaurant.<p>Speakers for the …

San Francisco Bay Area

On the Market/Condo Life: River Oaks/Galleria properties spotlighted

Image 1of/5<p>Caption<p>Close<p>If you’re looking to live in the Galleria and River Oaks area, there is a bountiful selection of luxury condos to call your …

Real Estate

Heart doctor for former President George H.W. Bush killed in bicycle drive-by shooting

<b>(CNN) —</b> A cardiologist who treated former President George H.W. Bush was killed Friday morning in a bicycle-to-bicycle drive-by shooting near Texas Medical Center in Houston, authorities said.<p>Dr. Mark Hausknecht and the shooter were both riding bikes on South Main Street, near Texas Children's …

Justice

George H. W. Bush’s Former Doctor Gunned Down by Bicyclist

A cardiologist well-known for treating former President George H.W. Bush was fatally shot by a bicyclist near a Houston medical complex on Friday. …

Republicans

Mamma Mia 2: Lily James and co-star Meryl Streep are actually related in real life

Lily James has proved to be the perfect casting as the young Meryl Streep in Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again.<p>And not just because the Downton Abbey star …

Celebrity (UK)

Out of the blue: A look back at Air Force One's classic design

<b>(CNN) —</b> The current look of Air Force One is a true design classic. It dates back to 1962, and is the result of collaboration between JFK and Raymond Loewy, one of the fathers of industrial design.<p>But after more than five decades and eleven administrations, the elegant livery is getting a makeover. …

Military

Doctor known for treating former President George H.W. Bush killed

The cardiologist was riding his bike in broad daylight in Houston when he was fatally shot.

Republicans

Trump’s Fed Bashing Could Backfire by Stiffening Rate-Hike Resolve

President Donald Trump’s extraordinary broadside against the Federal Reserve on Thursday may end up getting him exactly what he doesn’t want: higher …

Federal Reserve

President Trump Just Broke a Judicial Record

Andrew Oldham was confirmed this week to the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. With that, President Trump has now broken a record for the number of …

Conservative View

BBB on Seniors: Typosquatters ready to capitalize on your mistakes

If you feel like you can’t escape the reach of incessant scammers, you’re not alone. From the front door to phones, mailboxes, and email accounts, …

Personal Information

Left Candidates Have to Do Better on Palestine

Palestine is not some obscure question that you can simply say, “Sorry, I don’t know much about that.”<p><i>This article was first posted by</i> …

Liberal View

U.S. Postwar Immigration Policy

Timeline<p>1952 – 2018<p>Immigration has been an important element of U.S. economic and cultural vitality since the country's founding. This interactive …

Immigration

US-Russian Relations Destined to Deteriorate?

Donald Trump's press conference Monday in Helsinki was the most embarrassing performance by an American president I can think of. And his …

Conservative View

Airman who inspired 'Good Morning, Vietnam' film has died

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Adrian Cronauer, the man whose military radio antics inspired a character played by Robin Williams in the film "Good Morning, Vietnam," has died. He was 79.<p>Mary Muse, the wife of his stepson Michael Muse, said Thursday that Cronauer died Wednesday from an age-related illness. He …

Vietnam

True Scotsmen, True Americans, True Grit

I have a couple of podcasts for you — first, a <i>Q&A</i> with Thea Musgrave, the Scottish-American composer who is celebrating her 90th birthday this year. …

Conservative View

DHS Extends Temporary Protected Status For 500 Somalis

10:19 PM 07/19/2018<p>The Trump administration announced Thursday that temporary protections for Somali nationals living in the U.S. will be extended …

Immigration

Molly Kelly Knows We Need to Trust Women

In her bid to be New Hampshire's governor, Kelly hopes to bring paid leave and more education to her state.<p><i>Women's rights are being chipped away at</i> …

Elections

Donald Trump designing 'incredible' new Air Force One to be red, white and blue

Donald Trump is redesigning Air Force One to be more patriotic with red, white and blue paint - at a cost of $3.9bn (£2.9bn).<p>The plane's current light blue design, chosen by President John F Kennedy and his wife Jackie, has become synonymous with presidential jets over the past five decades.<p>However …

Donald Trump

Here's how they 25th Amendment could be used to get rid of Trump

After both the CIA and FBI publicly confirmed suspicions that Russian hackers interfered with the 2016 presidential election, it seems reasonable …

Donald Trump

White House Names Steven Dillingham To Head Census Bureau

The White House has announced Steven Dillingham as its nominee for the next director of the U.S. Census Bureau. If confirmed by the Senate, Dillingham will oversee an upcoming national head count that has already sparked a legal fight over a new citizenship question and cybersecurity concerns as …

News (U.S.)

DESPERATE TIMES CALL FOR DESPERATE MEASURES!

Bill Clinton

Trump-Putin press conference gets a roasting from late show hosts

President Donald Trump's rather disturbing joint press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin was always going to be skewered by late-night …

The Late Show

Trump's Putin press conference just made Republicans' lives way harder

The president of Russia and the president of the United States holding a press conference is not unusual. Presidents George H.W. Bush, Bill Clinton and Barack Obama all took questions with their Russians counterparts at some point in their presidencies.<p>What made President Trump and President …

United States

Late night hosts baffled by cozy Trump-Putin summit: It’s “treason”

<b>"The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" (YouTube/The Late Show with Stephen Colbert)</b><p>“Helsinki has frozen over!”<p>Matthew Rozsa<p>July 17, 2018 1:04pm (UTC)<p>On Monday President Donald Trump met with his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, during a summit in Helsinki that members of both parties agreed was …

News (U.S.)

Newsletter

EDITORIAL<p>Scientists at the US Environmental Protection Agency hope for the best, but fear the worst.<p>PDF version<p>The most remarkable thing about Scott …

Public Health