Friday, July 11, 2014
Top Stories
By DPI Staff
BARCELONA, SPAIN July 7 (DPI) - A small sampling of futbol fans here see the U.S. as a rising competitor in the FIFA World Cup, based on the team's much improved play and the effectiveness of their German coach, Jurgen Klinsmann, who is under contract to lead the team through 2022. In late June t
By DPI Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. June 18 (DPI) -- Monday's World Cup matchup between the US and Ghana was the highest rated televised men's soccer game in the US ever, according to ABC cable service ESPN, which aired the game. Also airing the game - in Spanish - was Univision, which made the record ratings for E
By DPI Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. June 11 (DPI) - Just when the Republican establishment here thought it had beaten down the Tea Party and broader reform movements this election season, an unknown economics professor with libertarian leanings stunned House leader Eric Cantor in a Virginia congressional primary last
News Features & Profiles of People Worth Reading About
By DPI Staff
BARCELONA, SPAIN July 7 (DPI) - A small sampling of futbol fans here see the U.S. as a rising competitor in the FIFA World Cup, based on the team's much improved play and the effectiveness of their Ge
By DPI Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. June 18 (DPI) -- Monday's World Cup matchup between the US and Ghana was the highest rated televised men's soccer game in the US ever, according to ABC cable service ESPN, which aired
By DPI Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. June 11 (DPI) - Just when the Republican establishment here thought it had beaten down the Tea Party and broader reform movements this election season, an unknown economics professor
Finance, Business, Investments & Your Dough
By DPI Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. May 6 (DPI) - Business creation in America is at its lowest in three decades, according to recent think-tank report, suggesting that the nation's economic malaise with persist and - a
By DPI Staff
NEW YORK, NY April 2 (DPI) - Two op-ed columns today - one in the Wall Street Journal, another in The New York Times - spurred a chorus of often insightful commentary from readers, highlighting the va
By DPI Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. APR. 1 (DPI)  - In a span of 24 hours - after a 60 Minutes segment and a weekend book excerpt in The NY Times -- author Michael Lewis and WW Norton Publishing managed to do something
Media, The Net & Messaging
By DPI Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. June 4 (DPI) - An American freelance photographer traveled the globe to stage families with a week's worth of groceries, a remarkably powerful presentation that's triggered more than
By Stephen Clark
WASHINGTON, D.C. May 21 (DPI) - It's taken a week but the furor over the firing of New York Times Executive Editor Jill Abramson has finally subsided. And too bad: It was splendid entertainment. No
By DPI Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. May 6 (DPI) - Business creation in America is at its lowest in three decades, according to recent think-tank report, suggesting that the nation's economic malaise with persist and - a
Politics, Policy & Public Power
By DPI Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. May 29 (DPI) -- Comment boards everywhere this week reflected the ongoing division among Americans on their view of Edward Snowden, who lurched back into the news in a broadcast inter
By DPI Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. May 12 (DPI) -- Reader comments on almost every American news site - including Fox News -- are criticizing Congressional Republicans for their plans to hold yet more hearings on the 2
By DPI Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. May 6 (DPI) - Business creation in America is at its lowest in three decades, according to recent think-tank report, suggesting that the nation's economic malaise with persist and - a
Home, Lifestyle & Gettin' Out of Town
By Stephen Clark
(DPI BOOK REVIEW) I was born in Washington and grew up here in the 60s and 70s. Since returning after 30 years afield, I've reflected often on what's changed. More traffic on the Beltway and new bike
By DPI Staff
NEW YORK, NY Feb. 12 (DPI)  -- Yankees longtime shortstop Derek Jeter made it official today that he'll retire after the 2014 season, prompting near-unanimous online cheers of "bravo on a great caree
By DPI Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C. Dec. 12 (DPI) - A Reddit.com "meme photo" containing a quip about divorce inspired numerous reader tales of marital splits, as well as insights and advice on getting and staying marri
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