DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Hy-Vee Hall ballroom in Des Moines erupted in cheers in 2008 when the youthful Illinois senator hinted at the improbable possibility of the feat ahead: “Our time for change has come!”
That Iowa, an overwhelmingly white state, would propel Barack...
Today in History
Today is Thursday, Nov. 17, the 321st day of 2022. There are 44 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlight in History:
On Nov. 17, 1869, the Suez Canal opened in Egypt.
On this date:
In 1800, Congress...
CHICAGO (AP) — An 80-year-old half-brother of the Rev. Jesse Jackson who was sentenced to life in prison more than 30 years ago after being convicted of hiring hit men has been released from prison, officials said.
Noah Robinson Jr. was ordered set free last month over the...