Is Chris Matthews' race obsession inner guilt?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- MSNBC host Chris Matthews seems to see racism in everything – except his own remarks and lifestyle. While covering the GOP convention in Tampa last week, Matthews, a more…

U.S. celebrates 'Empty Chair Day'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) — The right rallied on Labor Day to celebrate “National Empty Chair Day,” a show of solidarity with Clint Eastwood after his rambling address to an invisible more…

U.S. firms brace for Greek exit from euro

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — Even as Greece desperately tries to avoid defaulting on its debt, American companies are preparing for what was once unthinkable: that Greece could soon be forced more…

Bye, NBC! Election coverage belongs to Twitter

by Andrea Shea King -- This week's Surfin' Safari takes a look at how social media, specifically Twitter, has become an integral part of the political process, with a whopping four million tweets more…

Obama (welcome to) SUX

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABCNEWS.GO) — President Obama received a less than warm welcome and a warning upon arrival at the airport here on the second stop of his Iowa visit, which more…

Tutu: Bush, Blair should be tried at Hague

by -NO AUTHOR- -- LONDON (AP) — Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Desmond Tutu called Sunday for Tony Blair and George Bush to face prosecution at the International Criminal Court for their role more…

30,000 dead registered to vote in N.C.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CHARLOTTE OBSERVER) — A Raleigh-based group devoted to reducing the potential for voter fraud presented the N.C. Board of Elections on Friday with a list of nearly 30,000 more…

SEALs didn't want to help Obama win

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — The Navy SEALs who killed Osama bin Laden on May 2, 2011, learned from ABC News that they had “gazelle legs, no waist, and a huge more…

Sheriff Joe won't abandon Obama probe

by Drew Zahn -- The Obama administration may have dropped a legal case against Arizona's Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, but that doesn't mean "America's toughest sheriff" has any intention of dropping more…

Dem governor: We're not better off now

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NATIONALJOURNAL) — Democratic Gov. Martin O’Malley of Maryland, who is considered a possible contender for president in 2016, bucked other Obama surrogates on Sunday, saying that the country more…