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Palin booed for mentioning Hillary Clinton at rally

WASHINGTON, Pa. (Reuters) – So maybe saying nice things about Hillary Clinton at a Republican rally isn’t such a good idea. John McCain’s new vice presidential nominee, Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, acknowledged the New York senator on Saturday when reflecting on her new found role as a national candidate. The…

More than 75% of Gulf oil on lockdown

HOUSTON (AP) — Royal Dutch Shell, BP and other oil companies wrapped up evacuations and shut down production Saturday as an intensifying Hurricane Gustav churned toward the petroleum-rich waters of the Gulf of Mexico. As of midday Saturday, slightly more than three-fourths of the Gulf’s oil production and nearly 40…

McCain says he supports minimum wage after voting against it 19 times

Sen. John McCain said he supports raising minimum wage on Fox News Sunday with host Chris Wallace as he admits voting against it at least 17 times. Wallace asked McCain about his voting record on minimum wage after Democratic vice presidential nominee Joe Biden used it to criticize the candidate…

Bush unlikely to go to GOP convention on Monday

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says it is unlikely that President Bush will attend the Republican National Convention on Monday as scheduled because of concerns about Hurricane Gustav. The convention schedule has the president set to speak late Monday night in St. Paul, Minn. But those plans appear to…

Woman kicked from federal building over lesbian shirt

Security guard boots woman from Social Security office due to her clothing. This video is from ABCNews.com, broadcast August 29, 2008. Download video…

McCain used Van Halen song without permission at VP event

TMZ.com reported: “John McCain used a Van Halen song during his big speech earlier today and the band wants to make one thing clear — they’re not running with McCain.” “Van Halen management tells us the band had no idea McCain was planning on using ‘Right Now’ during his big…

Wasserman Schultz: McCain VP pick shows ‘colossally bad judgement’

MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell talked with Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz about John McCain’s choice of Gov. Sarah Palin for VP. This video is from MSNBC’s News Live, broadcast August 29, 2008. Download video…

Sheryl Crow felt ‘demoralized’ after talking to McCain

CNN’s John Roberts talked to Sheryl Crow about why she supports Barack Obama over John McCain. This video is from CNN’s American Morning, broadcast August 29, 2008. Download video…

Daily Show spoofs Obama biography video

The Daily Show created a humorous biography for obama to spoof videos shown at the Democratic National Convention. This video is from Comedy Central’s The Daily Show, broadcast August 28, 2008. Download video…

Stewart compares Kerry 2004 with Kerry 2008

Jon Stewart reviews the third day of the Democratic National Convention. This video is from Comedy Central’s The Daily Show, broadcast August 28, 2008. Download video…

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