January 6 Committee Postpones Hearing, Citing Stormy Weather

The committee had not yet provided a specific agenda for the Wednesday hearing, but Representative Adam Schiff said over the weekend it would ‘tell the story about a key element of Donald Trump’s plot to overturn the election.’ Commenting is available to Sun Readers , Sun Members spirit Sun Founders only. Comments are reviewed and, … Read more

See If You Can Keep Up With ‘See How They Run’

Before you can say ‘Sunset Boulevard,’ the picture is off and sprinting with a host of allusions that even the most dutiful movie buff will have trouble keeping tabs on. Commenting is available to Sun Readers , Sun Members spirit Sun Founders only. Comments are reviewed and, in some cases, edited before posting. Chances of … Read more

Stocks Fall on Recession Fears; Dow Slips Into Bear Market

Losses were broad and included banks, health care companies, and energy stocks. In the US, stock indexes have been losing ground, coming off their fifth weekly loss in six weeks. AP/John Minchillo, file Commenting is available to Sun Readers , Sun Members spirit Sun Founders only. Comments are reviewed and, in some cases, edited before … Read more

A Second Chance in Iran

Today’s White House foot-dragging risks repeating one of the errors of the Obama-Biden years, when, in 2009, President Obama, disdaining any idea of ​​’meddling,’ failed to pipe up in favor of the democracy protesters at Tehran. A police motorcycle burns during a protest at downtown Tehran, Iran, on September 19, 2022. AP, file Commenting is … Read more

Poem of the Day: ‘La Figlia che Piange’

This poem, the Sun’s selection for T.S. Eliot’s 134th birthday, recounts a romantic breakup. It’s the kind of event that seldom achieves aesthetic perfection in real life. Commenting is available to  Sun Readers , Sun Members and Sun Founders only. Comments are reviewed and, in some cases, edited before posting. Chances of a comment being … Read more