TODAY  Officer Might Resign, Back in the Fight

Ferguson: As Ferguson, Mo. braces for the report of a grand jury, the officer who shot an unarmed black teenager last summer is expected to resign, according to several reports. After months on administrative leave, Officer Darren Wilson has indicated that he will leave the force rather than aggravate the situation by returning and possibly endangering fellow officers. Authorities are preparing for civil unrest if the grand jury comes back with no charges against Wilson.

YESTERDAY  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.

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The Suits: House Republicans filed a lawsuit yesterday against the Obama administration for taking unilateral action to delay or change parts of the Affordable Care Act. The suit accuses the administration of unlawfully postponing the requirement that larger companies offer healthcare to their full time employees. Of course the irony...

The American President: Speaking in Las Vegas yesterday, President Obama defended taking executive action on immigration reform and said he had begged House Speaker John Boehner to call a vote on a bi-partisan bill that sat for a year and a half after passing the Senate. “I told John Boehner,...

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Mike Nichols Dies, Cosby Cancelled

Thursday, November 20, 2014

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 …

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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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Saturday, November 22, 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.