Tuesday, November 8, 2011

This would be news if any past president but Clinton suggested it

Rest in peace, Joe

AP says Penn State working on Paterno's exit

Penn State coach Joe Paterno is under pressure to quit in the wake of a sex abuse scandal involving an ex-assistant. FULL STORY | OPINION: PATERNO MUST GO | SI WRITER ROSENBERG: PATERNO FAILED | VIDEO VIDEO | TIMELINE

Criticism of BHO AG continues to grow

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White House chief of staff relinquishes some duties

William M. Daley was hired to help resuscitate Barack Obama's presidency after deep Democratic losses in 2010. Ten months into his tenure as chief of staff, Mr. Daley's core responsibilities are shifting, following White House missteps in the debt-ceiling fight and in its relations with Republicans and Democrats in Congress.

On Monday, Mr. Daley turned over day-to-day management of the West Wing to Pete Rouse, a veteran aide to President Obama, according to several people familiar with the matter. It is unusual for a White House chief of staff to relinquish part of the job.


Nearly 29% of mortgaged homes underwater

A whopping 28.6 percent of homeowners with mortgages owe more on their loans than their homes could sell for, according to quarterly data released Tuesday by Zillow, a real estate website. That's up from 26.8 percent in the second quarter. Home values declined only 0.2 percent from the second quarter but were down 4.4 percent year over year.