Topic: American University
Newt Gingrich, best known for engineering the 1994 Republican Revolution, is using the revolutionary social media platforms of Facebook and Twitter to promote his "run for President." The former speaker is a masterful strategist with a brilliant political mind. But a rocky marital record and a penchant for flame-throwing may jeopardize his candidacy.
05/11/2011 04:02 pm
In Pictures Is this the end of news?
We cannot kill every single Osama bin Laden. We need to expand our approach and empower Muslims around the world to counter radicalism.
05/03/2011 01:05 pm
US legal analysts say the Navy SEALs who killed Osama bin Laden in his compound in Pakistan were acting within the full authority of both international and American law.
05/02/2011 10:55 pm
Jimmy Carter is the only US president, current or former, to visit Cuba since Calvin Coolidge in 1928. His second visit to the island came this week after an official invitation from Raúl Castro.
03/30/2011 06:53 pm
The economy appears to be heading in the right direction, albeit slowly. Add to the mix Obama’s formidable skill as a campaigner, and the 2012 presidential election might tilt his way.
03/01/2011 09:06 am
Egypt developments have relatives in the US feeling immense pride for the people of Egypt but being unimpressed with America’s response.
02/04/2011 09:38 am
Words can harm. Words can heal. The best speeches ever delivered asked not for anything but the better angels of our nature.
01/24/2011 01:06 pm
A former White House speechwriter tells what goes into drafting the State of the Union address and how the annual message to Congress has changed since the days of quill pens.
01/24/2011 10:05 am
Hezbollah was expected to pull out of Lebanon's government today over the country's involvement in the Hariri tribunal, which is expected to indict Hezbollah members in the prime minister's 2005 assassination.
01/12/2011 08:42 am