SMITHFIELD, Virginia (Reuters) - Painted pig statues grace the picturesque brick sidewalks of this small Virginia river town of 8,000, and its slogan, "Hams, History and Hospitality," probably tells visitors all they need to know about Smithfield and its relationship with Smithfield Foods, the world Full story
MSNBC’s Steve Kornacki talks about the jungle primary, in which Edwin Edwards was elected Louisiana governor. Kornacki explains how the race is comparable to this year’s gubernatorial race in Virginia.
James Bond influences new gun legislation, John Edwards renews lawyer license and other stories top Steve Kornacki’s “what you should know list” for the upcoming week. The Up panel joins to share their stories as well.
As Mark Sanford wins a congressional seat and Anthony Weiner considers a mayoral run, MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell discusses whether scandal or policy is more important in a political comeback with MSNBC's Krystal Ball and Eugene Robinson.
Sen. John Edwards with his wife Elizabeth and their daughter Cate look to supporters following Sen. John Kerry's concession speech at Faneuil Hall in Boston on Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2004. It was reported Thursday that Elizbeth Edwards was diagnosed with breast cancer the day of the consession.
18 Jan 2004, DAVENPORT, Iowa, United States --- U.S. Democratic presidential candidate, North Carolina Senator John Edwards, pauses during a campaign stop in Davenport, Iowa, January 18, 2004. Edward's popularity is rising a day before Iowa holds its electoral caucus on January 19. --- Image by
Former U.S. Senator John Edwards makes a statement with his daughter, Cate Edwards , father Wallace Edwards
John Edwards, Cate Edwards, Hillary Clinton, Wade Edwards and Elizabeth Edwards in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, D.C., on March 13, 1996. Wade Edwards was there for a reception honoring the American National Endowment for the Humanities National Essay Winners.