Abbie Fentress Swanson

Abbie Fentress Swanson appears in the following:

New York Yankees Owner George Steinbrenner Dies

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Steinbrenner died on Tuesday after suffering a massive heart attack on Monday evening.

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WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, July 12, 2010

David Sanger, of The NYT, on the spy swap, deficit reduction and BP.

BP Hopes to Install New Sealing Cap Over Well

Monday, July 12, 2010

Underwater robots are attempting to install a tighter cap over the Deepwater Horizon busted well on Monday.

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Suicide Blasts Kill 62 in Northwest Pakistan

Friday, July 09, 2010

Two suicide bombings killed 62 people in the Mohmand tribal region which lies in Pakistan near the Afghan border on Friday. The attack also wounded more than 100 people, making it one of the deadliest in Pakistan in 2010.

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The Rothschilds Fund Arts, Israel and now, Cross-Cultural Dialogue

Friday, July 09, 2010

The Rothschild Foundations' Firoz Ladak and The WSJ's Shelly Banjo on the group's new model.

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Five Afghan Troops Killed by Botched NATO Airstrike

Wednesday, July 07, 2010

The officers were ambushing insurgents in Afghanistan's eastern Ghazni Andar district.

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Tar Balls Wash Up on Texas Beach

Tuesday, July 06, 2010

That means crude from the Deepwater Horizon spill has now hit the beaches of every state sitting on the Gulf of Mexico.

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Mexican Gang Activity Lowers Voter Turnout

Monday, July 05, 2010

Few voters turned out to vote for hundreds of mayoral and local deputy candidates on Sunday during Mexico's midterm elections. Analysts attribute the low turnout to drug cartel voter intimidation. Gangs allegedly hung four bodies from bridges in Mexico City ahead of the elections.

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Gulf Oil Spill Cleanup Surpasses $3 Billion

Monday, July 05, 2010

BP's cost of cleaning up the Gulf of Mexico oil spill surpassed $3 billion this week.

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First Day World Cup Games End in Draws

Friday, June 11, 2010

After the first day of the World Cup, both games end in a draw.

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Summer Theater in New York City

Friday, June 11, 2010

Elisabeth Vincentelli, of The New York Post, has the skinny on this summer's best plays.

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BP Shares Slip

Thursday, June 10, 2010

BP says it may have to suspend dividends to pay for cleanup costs, penalties, damage claims and lawsuits.

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Obama Defends White House Reponse to Oil Spill

Tuesday, June 08, 2010

The president says he's paid close attention to the spill since oil first started gushing into the Gulf.

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WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, June 07, 2010

David Sanger, of The NYT, on how BP's spill will affect the White House long-term, and on divers who were killed by Israel's Navy off Gaza's coast.

Summer Opera in New York

Friday, June 04, 2010

Many music lovers argue New York is at its best during the summer. Heidi Waleson of The Wall Street Journal gives WQXR her picks for summer opera.

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Turkey Calls Israeli Raid a 'Bloody Massacre'

Tuesday, June 01, 2010

Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdo─čan criticized Israel for its flotilla raid on Monday.

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WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, May 31, 2010

The NYT's David Sanger on the political fallout of BP's oil spill, and Israel's stance on nuclear disarmament.

Keeping Vocal Cords Humming

Monday, May 31, 2010

Allergies, overwork and other assaults on the voice can ruin an operatic career. But a new arsenal of medical techniques is helping singers fight back.

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Israeli Soldiers Storm Gaza-Bound Flotilla

Monday, May 31, 2010

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gave the soldiers in the flotilla raid his 'full backing.'

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The Whitney Heads Downtown

Friday, May 28, 2010

Carol Vogel, of The New York Times, talks about the Whitney's plans to expand.

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