Bob Schieffer, anchor of CBS’ Face the Nation, retires Sunday after 46 years at the network. NPR TV Critic Eric Deggans says Schieffer is the last among a vanished breed of traditional news anchors.
Officials of both organizations were accused of taking bribes. Leaders of both said they couldn’t watch subordinates’ behavior. Persistent outsiders found evidence of misconduct.
The numbers are more than the Pentagon’s Thursday estimate of nine states and a U.S. Air Force base in South Korea. News organizations named Australia as the other country that received the samples.
John Bohannon, the man behind a stunt that bamboozled many news organizations into publishing junk science on dieting, talks to NPR’s Robert Siegel about why he carried out the scheme.
Police cams have suddenly become a big business. But the real money is in selling departments a way to store each day’s video. Firms are offering easy uploads to the cloud but costs are bound to grow.
Many workers like the programs, and employers say they help hold down health insurance costs. But there are legal questions about how far companies can go to encourage participation.
Both The New York Times and the Los Angeles Times are reporting that Hastert was paying a man to not reveal that Hastert had abused him years ago.
“There has been enough rain across Texas during May to cover the entire state nearly 8 inches deep,” says the National Weather Service in Fort Worth.
The concern follows reports that China has placed mobile artillery on a reef in the disputed Spratly Islands chain, where Beijing is in the midst of unilateral land reclamation and construction.
Texas has turned down federal funds to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act. Hospitals and some business owners want the money, but it’s a tough sell in Republican-dominated state politics.
His announcement is quintessentially Baltimore with a venue well known to area residents and the addition of a well-known local group, the Kelly Bell Band, booked as entertainment.
The case was brought by Jennie McCormack and Dr. Richard Hearn. In 2011, McCormack was arrested and faced criminal charges after she ended her pregnancy.
A harsh winter and burgeoning trade deficit forced the economy to contract by 0.7 percent in the January-March period.
The State Department removed Havana from the list following a thawing of relations with the United States.
The “handshake for peace” was perhaps the only thing that could compete with accusations of corruption and bribery that have dominated the international gathering of soccer’s governing body.