A key group committed to thwarting Donald Trump's appointment as the Republican presidential nominee is set to air a TV ad aimed at GOP delegates ahead of the party's convention. The group, Delegates Unbound, posted the ad titled "Follow Your Conscience" on YouTube. Show More Summary
Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has often been compared with the late President Ronald Reagan, but a recent Washington Post story goes to great lengths...
The effort to strip Donald Trump of the Republican presidential nomination takes to the cable television airwaves beginning this weekend with an advertisement that compares Mr. Trump unfavorably to former President Ronald Reagan.
Longtime Los Angeles Times photographer Ricardo DeAratanha has pleaded no contest earlier this week to resisting and obstructing police during the March funeral motorcade of former First Lady Nancy Reagan. The photographer was at the...Show More Summary
In airport news this week, San Francisco next week will break ground on a massive overhaul of Terminal 1; Denver International gets its first Delta Sky Club; Washington Reagan National will get a new concourse as a part of a massiveShow More Summary
Donald Trump tried on several occasions to court influence with Ronald Reagan during his presidency, only to be rebuffed, the Washington Post reported. According to records in the Reagan presidential library, the current presumptive GOP presidential nominee invited Reagan and First Lady Nancy...
Responding to the Supreme Court’s decision in Fisher v. University of Texas, Professor John Yoo writes, ”Ronald Reagan made his longest-lasting mistake as president in appointing Justice Anthony Kennedy to the Supreme Court.” I would...Show More Summary
This exclusive excerpt is taken from Ibram X. Kendi’s new book, Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America. It marks the 30th anniversary of the height of the racist scaremongering and punitive measures around the US crack “epidemic”—in contrast to the relatively...
Speaking to Chuck Todd on MTP Daily Wednesday afternoon, MSNBC contributor Ronald Reagan Jr. said that the media needed to stop acting like Donald Trump's campaign was legitimate or normal in any way.
A Los Angeles Times photographer pleaded no contest Wednesday to resisting and obstructing police while he was transmitting photographs of former First Lady Nancy Reagan’s funeral motorcade in Simi Valley in March. Ricardo DeAratanha entered the plea on the misdemeanor count before Ventura County...
Two US aircraft carriers, the John C. Stennis and Ronald Reagan, began joint operations in the seas just east of the Philippines over the weekend the US Navy announced on Monday. The operations come during a tense time in the region,...Show More Summary
The world’s two largest aircraft carriers, the USS John C. Stennis and the Ronald Reagan, began dual-carrier flight operations in the Philippine Sea over the weekend, for the first time in about two years.
The Reagan administration inadvertently created Al Qaeda by arming the Afghan mujahedeen in the 1980s, then George W. Bush’s Iraq War gave rise to ISIS. So, one might draw a lesson about overusing military force abroad, says Ivan Eland. By…Read more ?
The U.S. mainstream media avoids the word “coup” when a disfavored leader is ousted, but the silence around Iran’s 1981 coup also may have served Ronald Reagan’s political self-interest in keeping secret his own “coup,” as Mahmood Delkhasteh reflects. By Mahmood Delkhasteh…Read more ?
The New York Times took a witheringly anti-Trump, anti-Bush, anti-Reagan stand on the front page of the Sunday Review. Veteran liberal journalist Michael Tomasky contributed, “No More Fear – Has political scaremongering lost its magic?” By “scaremongering,” Tomasky is talking about the Republican Party’s traditional tough stand against terrorism. Show More Summary
It may surprise you to learn this — it certainly surprised me. But Ronald Reagan has been called “the most environmental governor in California history — protecting wild rivers from dams, preserving a Sierra wilderness by blocking highway builders, creating an air resources board that led to the nation’s first auto smog controls.” This may […]
From the Archive: The Washington Post’s takeout on Donald Trump’s ties to notorious McCarthyite Roy Cohn mentioned Cohn’s links to Ronald Reagan and Rupert Murdoch, but there is much more to that, reported Robert Parry in 2015. By Robert Parry…Read more ?
Last year marked its sixth straight year of record-setting passenger traffic, and that’s a problem.
Before carrying out a neurosurgery procedure, Dr. Neil Martin and his team at the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center take a test drive through the patient's brain. Using a controller, the team zooms around blood vessels, navigating the...Show More Summary
An appointee of Presidents Ronald Reagan and George W. Bush confirms that it is Hillary Clinton -- not Donald Trump -- who will earn his vote in November.