Ronald Reagan

Elaine Magree describes a day in the life of a Bay Area hospice nurse during the AIDS epidemic in “Holding the Edge” at The Marsh. (Courtesy David Allen)

‘Holding the Edge’ a touching look at living and dying

In “Holding the Edge,” her one-woman show at The Marsh in San…

 

In this Nov. 18, 2003 file photo, John Hinckley Jr. arrives at U.S. District Court in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)

For would-be Reagan assassin, freedom only days away

WASHINGTON — For the past decade, the man who shot President Ronald…

 

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign event at St. Norbert College in De Pere, Wis., on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Trump backtracks on question of punishing women for abortion

GREEN BAY, Wis. — Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump said Wednesday that…

 

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump signs autographs at a campaign rally in Concord, N.C., on Monday. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

Who’s an outsider? GOP establishment fears loss of standing

WASHINGTON — Republican leaders in Washington have spent years casting tea party…

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump signs autographs at a campaign rally in Concord, N.C., on Monday. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
First Lady Nancy Reagan waves to the crowd attending a "Just Say No" rally at the Kaiser Arena in Oakland in 1985. Mrs. Reagan received an award for her work opposing drug and alcohol abuse at the rally. The former first lady died at 94 in California. (Paul Sakuma/1985 AP)

Former first lady dies at 94 in California

LOS ANGELES — Nancy Reagan, the helpmate, backstage adviser and fierce protector…

First Lady Nancy Reagan waves to the crowd attending a "Just Say No" rally at the Kaiser Arena in Oakland in 1985. Mrs. Reagan received an award for her work opposing drug and alcohol abuse at the rally. The former first lady died at 94 in California. (Paul Sakuma/1985 AP)
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Jim Brady dies: Reagan aide, gun control advocate

A major trait that endeared Jim Brady to the Washington press corps…

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Reagan's role in NSA's hack of Google and Yahoo

Back when Yahoo was something hollered at a rodeo and no one…

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Why BART workers can't be replaced during strike

At office water coolers across the Bay Area, the conversations lately have…

Getty images file photoTell-all: A new Elizabeth Taylor biography dishes on Ronald Reagan

Liz Taylor’s bedtime for Bonzo

Ronald Reagan may have been an actor before he became a politician,…

Getty images file photoTell-all: A new Elizabeth Taylor biography dishes on Ronald Reagan

It can always be morning in America again

It has become conventional wisdom that President Ronald Reagan “restored America’s confidence,”…

Journalists compare Huntsman to Reagan

Jon Huntsman, former governor of Utah and former ambassador to China, announced…

Claire Dorrell, RIP

Claire Dorrell, a fellow veteran of the 1980 Reagan-Bush campaign, passed away…

Stephen Colbert: Operation 'Odyssey Dawn' sounds like a cruise, not a war

Stephen Colbert highlighted the War in Libya last night, or as he…

Rasmussen Reports dissects conventional wisdom on Reagan maxim

When President Reagan famously said in his 1981 inaugural address that "government…

‘Misery index’ high in Middle East, North Africa

Nobody should be surprised at the violent uprisings in the Middle East…

Transcript: Mitch Daniels addresses CPAC: National debt 'is the new 'Red Menace'

Phyllis, Schlafly, David Keene, George Will, good friends, thank you for the…

Check out the Super Bowl Reagan tribute

In case you didn't catch it, this moving tribute to President Reagan's…

Nancy Reagan, president's aides celebrate 100th birthday

SIMI VALLEY, Calif. -- Former first lady Nancy Reagan made a rare…