6:26 PM Mar 23, 2010

Edmunds.com, a popular auto site, has checked the numbers that the Obama administration is giving out for the most popular model purchased with the help of "cash for clunkers" money. Contrary to what the administration claims, the most popular replacement model is an SUV.

6:26 PM Mar 23, 2010

You probably noticed the hoopla on July 20 over the 40th anniversary of the first moon landing, but you may not know just how dangerous and difficult the Apollo space program was.

I have a better appreciation for it now because I've been reading Craig T. Nelson's "Rocket Men."

6:26 PM Mar 23, 2010

Here's one angle to the Cliff Lee trade that hasn't gotten much attention yet: Philadelphia Phillies fans love the trade and think their team got the best of the deal.

6:26 PM Mar 23, 2010

The Cleveland Plain Dealer ran an editorial Saturday urging U.S. Rep. Marcy Kaptur, D-Toledo, and other officials to fight hard to build a runway to serve NASA Plum Brook Station.

6:26 PM Mar 23, 2010

If you've been thinking about buying a new car, you will want to know about two separate government programs designed to help you make the purchase.

6:26 PM Mar 23, 2010

Do you remember where you were when you heard about North Korea's devastating surprise attack?

Nope, I can't remember, either.

6:26 PM Mar 23, 2010

In previous postings, I wrote about the fact that Sandusky is mentioned in "The World According to Garp," a bestselling  novel by John Irving published in 1978, and that England's top 19th century nov

6:26 PM Mar 23, 2010

Click this link and take a look at the color map. (It's a PDF file.

6:26 PM Mar 23, 2010

 

The Plain Dealer's best-known columnist, Connie Schultz, has launched an effort to save America's declining newspaper industry with a new copyright law. 

6:26 PM Mar 23, 2010

The U.S. Supreme Court has voted 5-4 to overturn the most controversial decision by Sonia Sotomayor. The court ruled that white firefighters in Connecticut who had passed a promotion test were unfairly denied promotions. Sotomayor had ruled against an appeal by the firefighters.

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