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OTL: His Game, His Rules
His Game, His Rules How Roger Goodell made the NFL bigger, richer, more powerful -- and now more divided -- than ever before. ESPN The Magazine by Don Van Natta Jr. ILLUSTRATION BY SEAN McCABE 03/05/13 This story appears in ESPN The Magazine's One Day, One Game issue on newsstands March 8.
NSA Domestic Surveillance Program 'Likely' to Expire Tonight, Former Counterterrorism Official Says
Key provisions of the PATRIOT Act – the controversial law that allows the NSA to collect Americans’ phone records and secretly track suspected terrorists – will likely expire tonight, a former White House counterterrorism official told ABC’s George Stephanopoulos on “This Week.” “What I think will
'Face the Nation' Anchor Bob Schieffer Tribute
ABC News' George Stephanopoulos on the CBS anchor's career as he retires from Sunday mornings.
Laura Bush 'Shocked' at Initial Barbara Bush Hesitancy to Support Jeb Bush's WH Bid
There was another former first lady in the spotlight this week. Laura bush getting an award for her work helping women and girls around the world. She talked about that mission and little 2016 with Jon Karl. How are you? Reporter: We caught up with laura bush on rare trip back to Washington. The
Grill On The Hill: Eric Shinseki Edition
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES SHINSEKI ‘ANGERED AND SADDENED’: Veteran Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki will tell senators today that he’s “personally angered and saddened by any adverse consequence that a veteran might experience while in, or as a result of, our care,” according to
Chris Christie Says Bridge Lane Closures Scandal Will Have No Impact on Political Future
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said today the George Washington Bridge lane closures scandal will have no impact on his political future and blamed the media attention it has received on politics. “As far as the impact on my political future, I think it will...
Caroline Kennedy Tapped as Next Ambassador to Japan
President Obama has nominated Caroline Kennedy to be the first female ambassador to Japan, ABC News has learned. Senior administration officials confirmed the news today shortly before the White House went public with the naming. Japanese media had indicated an announcement was imminent earlier ...
Read an Excerpt of Mark Leibovich's 'This Town'
Excerpted from THIS TOWN: TWO PARTIES AND A FUNERAL-PLUS, PLENTY OF VALET PARKING!-IN AMERICA’S GILDED CAPITAL by Mark Leibovich by arrangement with Blue Rider Press, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA), Inc., Copyright © Mark Leibovich 2013. June 2008 Tim Russert is dead. But the room was...
Caroline Kennedy to Be Named Ambassador to Japan
Caroline Kennedy is expected to be nominated U.S. ambassador to Japan, but the nomination is not yet finalized, a knowledgeable source told ABC News Monday. Kennedy, the only living child of President John F. Kennedy, is a lawyer and author of 10 books, including a text on...
Cabinet Shakeup: No Such Thing As A 'Slam Dunk' (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) and AMY WALTER (@amyewalter) NOTABLES: CHUCK HAGEL GETS THE DEFENSE NOD… After weeks of rumors that former Sen. Chuck Hagel, R-Neb., will be nominated for Secretary of Defense, President Obama will make it official today. ABC’s Matthew Larotonda, David Kerley,