Archive for July 16th, 2012

  • Aging anti-war sculpture prompts explosive debate

    July 16, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    In this Tuesday, July 10, 2012 photo, a photographer takes a picture of “Chain Reaction,” a sculpture by Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Paul Conrad, in Santa Monica, Calif. After years of erosion by the ocean’s salt air, “Chain...

  • Clinton's calls fall flat in Egypt political fight

    July 16, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton plays a game by GamesBound, who make educational games for children, during a meeting with local entrepreneurs at the US Embassy July 15, 2012 in Cairo, Egypt. Clinton promised Egyptian officials that the U.S....

  • NY Knicks' Kidd arrested on DWI charge in Hamptons

    July 16, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    New York Knicks executive vice president and general manager Glen Grunwald poses for a photograph with Jason Kidd, one of the Knicks two newest additions, following a news conference at the team’s training facility in Tarrytown, N.Y., Thursday, July 12,...

  • Idaho farm hosts 'weed dating' for singles

    July 16, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Joe DeGana, left and Laura Parsons, right, participate in a “weed dating” event at the Earthly Delights Farm in Boise, Idaho on Thursday, June 28, 2012. The farm is among a handful across the country offering this unconventional form of speed...

  • Officials: Faulty wiring caused NYC seaport fire

    July 16, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Smoke rises off Pier 17 and floats along the East River toward the Brooklyn Bridge as firefighters fight a three alarm blaze at the South Street Seaport, Saturday, July 14, 2012, in New York. About 140 firefighters and the U.S. Coast Guard responded to the...