A lawyer for New York City cited the threat to public health posed by obesity and its direct link to sugary drinks in asking the state’s highest court to cap beverage sizes in restaurants, movie theaters, stadiums and arenas.
Whoever captures the White House on Nov. 6, the election season produced one clear winner: William Jefferson Clinton.
Meg Whitman wanted to portray a new Republican face to Latino voters. Then controversy erupted over the undocumented maid she fired, marring her outreach in the California governor race.
Nate Silver was right. The Gallup Poll was wrong.
Republican Meg Whitman , the former EBay Inc. chief executive officer, has pulled ahead of Democratic rival Jerry Brown in California’s gubernatorial race, according to an opinion poll.
A proposed $810 million high-speed rail line funded by federal stimulus money that would link Wisconsin’s two largest cities has become an emblem of the battle for control of the U.S. Senate.
Chris Dudley , a journeyman center during his pro basketball career, may have to retire the underdog image if Oregon makes him its first Republican governor in 23 years.
The recent U.S. airline delays reminded us that a dysfunctional government can also mess up our private lives.