Mary Ann Hoberman has been writing rhyming stories for children for more than 50 years.
State presages rise of identity politics: Hispanics sided with her, blacks went for Obama.
Presidential polls take place Sunday amid intense debate that has pitted hard-line nationalists against more moderate politicians.
Democratic congressional leaders hope to have a final deal by Jan. 28.
Bernanke's testimony bolsters support for quick action from Republicans and Democrats.
Clinton and Obama declare a truce in war of words, but the contest has been altered.
A statistical snapshot of black progress in areas from education to home ownership.