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Apple Gets Onto The Cloud

Apple CEO Steve Jobs will unveil his company’s newest direction Monday, taking iPods and iPads straight into the ether with the new iCloud service.

Posted: Sunday, June 5, 2011 - 2:40pm

Yemenis Cheer With Saleh out of Country

Crowds in Yemen took to the streets on Sunday to cheer President Ali Abdullah Saleh’s flight from the country to Saudi Arabia, where Yemeni officials said the embattled president was seeking medical treatment.

Posted: Sunday, June 5, 2011 - 12:40pm

Palin Criticizes Burdensome Regulations, Debt

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin said Sunday that she would not vote to raise the federal debt ceiling if she were in Congress, and warned that the Republicans and Democrats who do raise the limit “had better get something out of it” in terms of spending cuts.

Posted: Sunday, June 5, 2011 - 10:40am

Palin: The Movie

A maverick politician who successfully challenged big oil companies and a corrupt Republican political establishment: That’s the Sarah Palin portrayed in a documentary debuting this month in three states that hold early and critical votes in the presidential nominating process.

Posted: Sunday, June 5, 2011 - 9:40am

Social Conservatives Don't Mind Economy Taking Precedence

Easing the shift in focus at this weekend's Faith and Freedom Conference was the way speakers addressed fiscal issues: The country’s debt was discussed not as a bottom-line issue, but as a moral one.

Posted: Sunday, June 5, 2011 - 9:40am

Cain Preaches Economics

Enjoying easily the largest allotted time slot for a presidential contender at the Faith and Freedom Conference, businessman Herman Cain spent more than a half hour Saturday night talking almost exclusively about the economy to a room full of values voters.

Posted: Sunday, June 5, 2011 - 12:40am

Gingrich Sends Video to Faith and Freedom Conference

Newt Gingrich "wanted to be with us tonight," said an announcer at the Faith and Freedom Conference's closing dinner Saturday night, but since the former House speaker was away on a vacation planned "early in the campaign," according to his spokesman Rick Tyler, he sent a video instead. Cue eye rolls and uncomfortable chuckles from the crowd.

Posted: Saturday, June 4, 2011 - 11:40pm

Reports: Yemen's Saleh Being Taken to Saudi Arabia

Yemen's president, Ali Abdullah Saleh, is being taken to Saudi Arabia for medical treatment after he was wounded in attacks on Friday, the media reported on Saturday.

Posted: Saturday, June 4, 2011 - 3:40pm

December’s Tax-Cut Deal Juiced Up Recovery; High Gas Prices Have All-But Negated It

Want an easy explanation for why the economy and hiring have slowed again? Try this: High gas prices have erased the stimulative effects of the tax-cut deal President Obama and Republicans cut at the end of 2010.

Posted: Saturday, June 4, 2011 - 3:40pm

United States v. Johnny Reid Edwards: The Case Begins

This summer's parlor game of "Beltway Chicken" has officially begun. Speeding in one direction is former presidential hopeful John Edwards, one of the most famous living trial lawyers in America, who has by his side Gregory Craig, late of the White House Counsel's office under President Obama.

Posted: Saturday, June 4, 2011 - 2:40pm