WHEN I LEARNED of President-elect Donald Trump’s decision to elevate former Breitbart News chairman Steve Bannon to chief strategist, I recalled the haunting words of a Jewish friend whom I’ve known for more than 20 years. Months ago, after Trump had uttered bigoted remarks about seemingly every group except his own, I asked this friend…

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Top 5 Live-WURD Friday November 27 1. Obama ‘Deeply Disturbed’ By Video of Laquan McDonald Shooting President Barack Obama said Wednesday that he was “deeply disturbed” by video released a day earlier showing the deadly police shooting of a black man in Chicago last year, and thanked protesters for remaining peaceful. “Like many Americans, I…

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Top 5 Live-WURD Wednesday August 26 1. White House jumper killed after pulling knife at Pennsylvania court A man who once jumped a fence at the White House was shot and killed at a Pennsylvania courthouse Tuesday after slashing a sheriff’s deputy with a knife, an official said. Curtis Smith, 34, attacked the deputy at…

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