Obama begins Martha’s Vineyard vacation

WASHINGTON (AP) — The first summer vacation of President Barack Obama’s second term is taking him back to Martha’s Vineyard, resuming his Wh…

Quotations of the day

“It’s not enough for me to have confidence in these programs. The American people have to have confidence in them as well.” — President Bara…

Today in History

Today is Saturday, Aug. 10, the 222nd day of 2013. There are 143 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 10, 1988, Pr…