TODAY  Obama Acts Alone, Another Accuser

Executive Orders: President Obama last night announced executive orders to reform immigration, including stiffening border security, welcoming highly skilled immigrants, and protecting illegal immigrants with American-born children from deportation. His orders will shield as many as five million illegal immigrants.

YESTERDAY  Mike Nichols Dies, Cosby Cancelled

The Director: Celebrated Director Mike Nichols, one of few people in show business to win an Oscar, a Tony, an Emmy, and a Grammy, has died at age 83. Nichols shaped American culture for the last 50 years. He was married to ABC News anchor Diane Sawyer.

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The president is acting over the objections of Republicans who have refused to deal with the issue, but he said, “To those members of Congress who question my authority to make our immigration system work better, or question the wisdom of me acting where Congress has failed, I have one...

Obama said it would be impossible to deport the millions of illegal immigrants living in the country so he would focus on the undesirables. “Felons, not families,” he said. “Criminals, not children. Gang members, not a mom who’s working hard to provide for her kids.”

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Six Feet Under, Cosby Not Funny

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Whiteout: As much as five or six feet of snow is reported in parts of Western New York today as the Buffalo area digs out from an extreme storm. In an area known for its “lake effect” snowstorms, some residents …

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Synagogue Attack, State of Emergency

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

World: Two Palestinians armed with knives, axes, and a gun stormed a Jerusalem synagogue complex this morning, killing four people and wounding others. Three of the dead were Americans with Israeli citizenship. Police killed the two men in a gun …

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Ebola Doctor Dies, Homeless Children Rising

Monday, November 17, 2014

Ebola: The surgeon who caught the Ebola virus treating patients in Sierra Leone has died, according to doctors at Nebraska Medical Center. Dr. Martin Salia, 44, arrived Saturday in critical condition. Salia was a permanent U.S. resident, who caught Ebola …

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Friday, November 21, 2014

Page Two

Ebola is Good

Monday, November 3, 2014

Page Two: Stoned on 8th Avenue

Monday, August 4, 2014

Baseball, Futebol, and Football

Saturday, July 12, 2014

Gay in the Locker Room

Monday, May 12, 2014

The Absurdity of Everest

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Journalism’s House of Cards

Monday, March 24, 2014

NBC’s Triumph from Tragedy

Monday, February 17, 2014

Spicoli Comes to the Olympics

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

It's Been Said

"We've got to sell it, we've got to reach out to the other side and where possible persuade. And I think there are times, there's no doubt about it where, you know, I think we have not been successful in going out there and letting people know what it is that we are trying to do and why this is the right direction. So there-- there is a failure of politics there that we have got-- we got to improve on.

-President Obama speaking on CBS "Face the Nation" about Democratic failure in the midterm election.