By Maura Reynolds, Los Angeles Times Staff Writer
May 30, 2008
WASHINGTON -- Federal regulators are investigating whether large institutional funds that have been snapping up futures contracts for oil and other commodities....(cont.)
Barack Obama’s former pastor, who canceled several public events after an uproar over his incendiary comments, surprised a Chicago congregation by attending an event to celebrate poet Maya Angelou’s birthday.
The Tennessee GOP is at odds with the Barack Obama campaign again.
The state party has released a new Web video targeting Obama’s wife Michelle for saying earlier this year she is proud of her country “for the first time.”