January 18, 2017

Perspective: Obama’s Kids White House Playground Donated to to Homeless Shelter

Perspective The report that the Obamas have donated a wooden playhouse to a shelter is good news.  This leaves a good taste in my mouth.  We […]
January 17, 2017

Perspective: Yes, he did: Barack Obama lifted the racial limits for all Americans

Perspective Outgoing President Barack Obama, the 44th, has been a model of dignity and brought to the White House a level of diplomacy not easily copied. […]
December 11, 2014

Film Review: Chris Rock’s stand up comes to life in the vibrant showbiz comedy ‘Top Five’

By Lindsey Bahr THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Writer-director Chris Rock is not Andre Allen, the stand-up comedian turned movie star lead of “Top Five.” But, it’s almost […]
December 9, 2014

Q&A: Chris Rock on ‘Top Five,’ Obama and fame

NEW YORK _ With his latest and best film in tow, Chris Rock is back in the spotlight right when we most need him.There’s no more […]
September 7, 2014

Obama warns Ebola outbreak could spread, even reach the US if not contained in West Africa

WASHINGTON _ President Barack Obama says helping contain the current Ebola outbreak in West Africa is a U.S. national security priority but it’s going to be […]
September 7, 2014

Obama says he’ll give speech Wednesday on plan to combat Islamic State militant organization

By Darlene Superville THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON _ President Barack Obama will begin laying out a strategy this week to defeat Islamic State militants in the […]