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President Obama, Please Stop Trying to Be My Buddy

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Raymond J. Learsy

By taking decisive action where it needs be taken and where he has the clear authority to act and hold appointees accountable, Obama can do much to bring back to the presidency the respect it once held.

Removing the Dots

Brock Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Brock Cohen

Shouldn't a person be able to determine how the government intends on keeping us safe from terrorists without having to enlist Wile E. Coyote ACME Flowcharts Ltd.?

Crotch Bomber's Missing Passport

Alexia Parks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Alexia Parks

Transparency in government is important if we are to shift priorities from funding the industry of war to meeting human needs.

Northwest Airlines Flight 253: Passengers Help Foil Attack On Detroit-Bound Plane

AP | LARRY MARGASAK and COREY WILLIAMS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

DETROIT — A 23-year-old Nigerian man who claimed ties to al-Qaida was charged Saturday with trying to destroy a Detroit-bound airliner, just a m...

Terrorism Hysteria

Malou Innocent | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Malou Innocent

In times of terrorism, the first casualty is American values. The Obama administration must counter its impulse to overreact to this recent terrorist incident.

Handling of Flight 253 Passengers May Have Missed Security Protocols

Christine Negroni | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Christine Negroni

The fact that a second passenger was detained on Northwest flight 253 has security experts questioning whether the handling of the passengers on the ground created an additional risk at the airport.

Melinda Dennis, Northwest Flight 253 Passenger, Describes Attempted Terror Attack (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Melinda Dennis, one of the passengers on Northwest Airlines Flight 253, the plane that was the scene of an attempted terror attack on Christmas day, s...

Second Incident Aboard Northwest Airlines Flight 253 From Amsterdam To Detroit

AP | DEVLIN BARRETT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The same Detroit-bound Northwest Airlines flight that was attacked on Christmas Day saw another security scare Sunday during a conf...