Homeowners who were evacuated from Colorado Springs will be allowed to tour the neighborhoods where their homes burned.
Thousands flee homes as western wildfires persist. Utah's Governor Gary Herbert estimates the fire has caused millions of dollars worth of damage. Soot and smoke also worry residents.
Colorado wildfires are hurting the state's tourism industry. The Pikes Peak cog railway has been shut down for three days. More than 4,800 people have been evacuated from homes near Colorado Springs.
What concerned 'the help' I met in Mississippi in the 1960s was not embarrassing the white women they worked for (as in Kathryn Stockett's novel-turned-movie 'The Help'). They wanted real political power, beginning with voting rights.
09/16/2011 12:05 pm
In a rain-dampened Iowa field Saturday, Sarah Palin titillated the tea party faithful who chanted "Run, Sarah, Run." She gave a full-throated presidential stump speech, even if there is as yet no official stump.
09/03/2011 05:36 pm
Amid all the campaign politicking, it's nice to see the softer side of a presidential candidate.
02/25/2008 12:00 am
An Iowa Democrat has 30 minutes to rustle up five more votes for her candidate.
01/04/2008 12:00 am