There were calls for unity to end hate and bigotry in all forms for the three slain Muslim students slain in Chapel Hill, N.C. last week.
A federal judge in Texas Monday temporarily blocked President Obama's November executive action on immigration.
How recent these events! How deeply seared in living human memory!
The Cuban 5 are free, and difficult but promising negotiations have been going on in Havana about the restoration of full diplomatic relations.
"At the beginning of the semester," explains historian and lecturer Leleua Loupe, "students don't know history or understand the world around them."
The recent arrest of Sheldon Silver is only the latest in a series of events that has raised the volume on calls for ethics and political reform in New York.
Of the largest fast food corporations in the country, Wendy's alone is the only one that has refused to join the Fair Food Program.
Most voters know little about judicial candidates. Money influences judicial campaigns far more than it does campaigns for Congress.
"The actions of the men in the VIP suite was despicable, humiliating and devastating to these children's well-being and safety."
Scott's support for expansion is very carefully limited, however.