Michael Brown's dad pleas against violence, destruction
New York Daily News
The white cop who shot and killed unarmed black Missouri teen Michael Brown is in the final stages of negotiations to resign from the police force, according to a report. Officer Darren Wilson is expected to give up his job with the Ferguson Police Department ...
Obama, immigration, and the rule of law [Updated with a few additional points]
Opponents of President Obama's recently announced plan to defer the deportation of up to 5 million undocumented immigrants argue that it undermines the rule of law. After all, they contend, the president is required to enforce federal law as written, not pick ...
Mourning Mike Nichols, the enemy of mystery
FILE - In this Nov. 13, 1980, file photo, Gilda Radner, center, and Sam Waterston, left, stars of the new Broadway comedy “Lunch Hour,” share a laugh with Mike Nichols after opening night. Nichols, the director of matchless versatility who ... more >. By MARK ...
Woman with gun arrested outside White House after Obama's immigration speech
(Reuters) - A woman demonstrating outside the White House on Thursday night was arrested for carrying a gun, the Secret Service said, shortly after President Barack Obama began a speech unveiling sweeping reforms to the U.S. immigration system.