The United States has launched air strikes tonight on Syria

On an evening when I am burned out from covering all the news, on an evening when all I want to do is not watch the news, what happens?! Why, what else: major news. Air strikes in Syria after that awful chemical attack that killed 70 people on Tuesday. So, because I cannot wean myself off…

PRESIDENT OBAMA TO TAKE HIS CASE FOR SYRIA STRIKE TO TV

I keep on changing my mind about what I think the chances are of Congress approving a Syria strike. Now I think the chances look dim again. It seems like the left-leaning Democrats and the libertarian factions of Republicans are banding together to defeat it. With things unravelling in Congress, President Barack Obama yet again plans to…

SYRIA TOPS A JAM-PACKED NEWS FROM NOWHERE ON THIS FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL

Well, we welcome all you school-hating students back to school again with another News from Nowhere — led once again by the usual bad news regarding the Middle East. Here are the latest developments on the US and Syria. It sure looks as if President Barack Obama is going to get authorization for air strikes on Syria. The…