“The West Wing” clearly leaned left in its politics. Yet the most salient feature of Aaron Sorkin's early 21st-century drama was aspirational, an element thrown into stark relief by the NBC series'…
The death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia undoubtedly will change the content and perhaps even the tone of Saturday’s Republican presidential debate in South Carolina, sponsored by CBS News…
Antonin Scalia, associate justice of the Supreme Court, has died at the age of 79. The news was confirmed by Texas Governor Greg Abott Saturday afternoon. The judge was reportedly taken ill while on…
WASHINGTON — President Obama once again threw out cutting zingers at this year’s White House Correspondents Assn. dinner, skewering cable news, the Republican presidential field and even Hillary…
CNN and ESPN worked hard to get their mileage out of live coverage of the Correspondents Dinner, even though the night failed to break its dated construct.
The 2013 White House Correspondents' Assn. Dinner saw host Conan O'Brien and President Obama dish an abundance of insider barbs.
The Supreme Court narrowly ruled in favor of Comcast on Wednesday, holding that a group of its Philadelphia area subscribers claiming they were overcharged could not sue the cable operator in a…
Once again, an issue of national importance has focus media attention on the Supreme Court, and once again the nine justices are defiant to the digital age. This morning’s hearing over the…
In the two months since the Newtown, Conn., shootings, more than a dozen bills have been introduced at the state level to address violence in the media, with most of the proposals focused on…
The nation and its politicians are desperately seeking an answer for a horrific event that no sane mind can grasp. And that's leading to calls for studies. Unfortunately, some parties are announcing…
Joining other lawmakers who have pointed to media violence in the wake of the tragic shootings in Connecticut, Sen. Jay Rockefeller (D-W. Va.) introduced legislation on Wednesday calling for a study…
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