California Democrats take aim at Trump, GOP Congress

— California Democrats had tough words for Republican President Donald Trump and the GOP Congress on Saturday as they continued their three-day convention with renewed optimism about their party’s chances of tipping the balance of power in the U.S. While both major candidates for party chair endorsed Clinton’s presidential bid, Sanders supporters have rallied around […]

#1720: The Unmotivated

In matters automotive, Liz’s husband really wants to celebrate the end of his medical residency by buying a used Porsche, but Liz is worried the repair bills will negate any salary increase he’s about to receive; Julie is wondering if her Accord’s electrical problems are related to the series of “encounters” (accidents) she’s had; and […]

Trump nominates Callista Gingrich as envoy to the Vatican

Photo by Rick Wilking/Reuters WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump says he will nominate the wife of former House Speaker Newt Gingrich as his ambassador to the Vatican. Ambassadors require Senate confirmation before assuming the role. Callista Gingrich applauds husband Newt Gingrich at a campaign rally at Stoney’s Rockin’ Country dance hall in Las Vegas, Nevada, […]