Seven lessons from the deep South on racism, racial discrimination, and prejudice.
09/18/2010 11:40 am
Ultra-conservative 'tea party' candidates have gotten most of the attention this election cycle. But Mike Castle of Delaware is one of several moderate conservatives who could also win this fall.
09/08/2010 09:45 am
The Los Angeles Times plans to publish names of teachers and how well they do in raising their students' standardized test scores. Some say it will result in a backlash to emerging 'value added' analysis of teacher performance.
08/17/2010 08:39 pm
Time to change the subject from the ground zero mosque controversy to something else, like jobs and the economy, say Democratic strategists. But the issue continues to draw comments from Democratic candidates.
08/17/2010 06:40 pm
JetBlue flight attendant Steve Slater faces criminal charges for deploying the plane's emergency chute. But the passenger blamed for setting off his tirade could also face charges or fines.
08/12/2010 07:00 pm
JetBlue attendant Steve Slater is being called a working-class hero for allegedly berating an abusive passenger and then jumping down the exit chute. But judges take any crimes related to air travel very seriously.
08/10/2010 04:38 pm
Madden 11 review scores suggest this year's football title is good – yet still not perfect.
08/09/2010 05:10 pm
Unemployment rate watchers noted that summer is traditionally a slow season for hiring, but the economy continues to show signs of slow progress. The unemployment rate stayed at 9.5 percent in a jobs report issued Friday.
08/06/2010 01:52 pm
Several efforts are afoot to harness the potential of social media for aid organizations and similar groups. The idea is to efficiently get help to people who need it.
08/05/2010 04:30 pm
Batman No. 1 is one of the world's most prized comic books, with fewer than 300 copies thought to exist.
08/02/2010 12:27 pm