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Archive for May 13th, 2012

  • Romney urges grads to honor family commitments

    May 13, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney delivers the commencement address at the Liberty University in Lynchburg, Va, Saturday, May 12, 2012. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong) LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Mitt Romney’s Mormon faith has...

  • Crossword plot? Probe ridiculed in Venezuela

    May 13, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    In this photo released by Miraflores Press Office, Venezuela’s President Hugo Chavez gives a speech upon his arrival to Simon Bolivar international airport in Maiquetia near Caracas, Venezuela, late Friday, May 11, 2012. Chavez returned to Venezuela...

  • North Carolina a political headache for Democrats

    May 13, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this May 8, 2012, file photo National Organization for Marriage President Brian Brown stands in front of projected election results in Raleigh, N.C., for the passage of a North Carolina constitutional amendment defining marriage as solely...

  • Israel envoy meets with Palestinian president

    May 13, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    Palestinians burn an American flag during a rally to demand better conditions for Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails, in Nablus, West Bank, Saturday, May 12, 2012. (AP Photo/Nasser Ishtayeh) JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli envoy met with Palestinian...

  • Modest gains mark Haitian leader’s first year

    May 13, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    In this Thursday, May 10, 2012 photo, a student fixes her hair as a teacher reads before the class at Grande College Auguste Comte de Petionville elementary and high school in Petionville Haiti. Despite the nearly 12-month standoff between the Haitian...

  • June Cleaver to Gloria Pritchett: 5 great TV moms

    May 13, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – This undated publicity photo released by The WP shows Lauren Graham, who stars as Lorelai Gilmore in the network’s popular series, “Gilmore Girls.” Why settle for one great mom when, as any TV viewer knows, you can adopt a...

  • Yemen: US drone strikes kill 11 al-Qaida militants

    May 13, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2012 file photo, Yemeni armed tribesmen stand guard in front of Ameriyah religious school which was seized by al-Qaida militant in Radda town, 100 miles (160 kilometers) south of the capital Sanaa, Yemen. After years...