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An excerpt from Harvey Araton's new book "Driving Mr. Yogi"

An excerpt from Harvey Araton's new book "Driving Mr. Yogi"

04/05/12 08:21AM

PrologueThe one thing Yogi Berra and Ron Guidry have most in common and is obvious to everyone is that they are so unaffected by fame that you have to wonder if they even know that they were great players. —Goose GossageMorning in Florida usually put Yogi Berra in the best of moods, but Ron Guidry could see right away that his old friend was cranky, not his usual sprightly self.          Normally Berra would be waiting for Guidry in front of his hotel, smiling and waving at the many well-wishers and fans until his ride to the park pulled up to the curb. But not this day. Not this time. read more

An excerpt from Van Jones' book "Rebuild the Dream"

An excerpt from Van Jones' book "Rebuild the Dream"

04/05/12 07:26AM

CHEAP PATRIOTS VERSUS DEEP PATRIOTSThe time has come to turn things right side up again and declare that America’s honest, hard-working middle class is too big to fail. The aspirations of our low-income, struggling, and marginalized communities are too big and important to fail. The hopes of our children are too big to fail. The American Dream itself is too big to fail.And we are not going to let these things fail.Of course, it will not be easy to stop the dream killers. read more

An excerpt from Deepak Chopra's book "Spiritual Solutions"

An excerpt from Deepak Chopra's book "Spiritual Solutions"

04/05/12 07:14AM

A Personal NoteEver since my first days as a doctor, forty years ago, people have asked for answers. A medical treatment was what they wanted, but the reassurance and comfort that human contact could bring was just as valuable, perhaps even more so. Unless he’s completely burned out, a physician sees himself as a rough- and- ready savior, yanking victims out of danger into a state of safety and well- being.I’m grateful for my years seeing patients, because I learned the difference between advice and solutions. People who are in trouble are rarely helped by advice. read more

Morning Headlines: Thursday, April 5

04/05/12 05:45AM

Here's a look at the stories we're following right now. What are you reading this morning?Obama judicial activism remark courts controversyThe Obama, Romney budget battleChristian conservatives mull Santorum supportRick Santorum trails Mitt Romney in Pennsylvania, poll saysRomney’s N.Y. team hopes primary can deliver final blow to SantorumFormer arms dealer faces possible life sentenceNew batch of fake Avastin reached US via Britain read more

New York Yankees Hall of Fame catcher and special advisor Yogi Berra, left, sits beside former pitcher and spring guest instructor Ron Guidry during an interview before the Yankees spring training baseball game against the Washington Nationals at...

The Tease: Coming up on MJ

04/05/12 05:09AM

Can President Obama repeat his 2008 campaign success in 2012? Former White House Advisor Van Jones will weigh in on what Democrats should do next. He's out with his first book since he left his post, Rebuild The Dream. Spiritual guru Deepak Chopra is also out with a new book, Spiritual Lessons. read more

Expanding one’s spiritual awareness

Expanding one’s spiritual awareness

04/04/12 08:00PM

Author Dr. Deepak Chopra talks about his new book, “Spiritual Solutions, “ and says the solution is never at the level of the problem. Chopra also talks about life’s most common struggles and how to overcome them. watch

Will Romney gain the support of women?

Will Romney gain the support of women?

04/04/12 08:00PM

Top Talkers: A recent USA Today/Gallup poll shows that Mitt Romney may have a tough time courting women voters should he become the GOP presidential nominee. Romney addressed the issue Wednesday and said he thinks he’ll gain support from women going... watch

Should Romney campaign just let 'Romney be...

Should Romney campaign just let 'Romney be Romney'?

04/04/12 08:00PM

Top Talkers: President Obama and Mitt Romney have seemingly begun firing early shots back and forth at each other in their likely showdown for the White House. The Morning Joe panel – including Donny Deutsch and Mike Barnicle – discusses if the Romney... watch

Would Romney as POTUS be different than...

Would Romney as POTUS be different than Obama?

04/04/12 08:00PM

When it comes to deficit spending and Afghanistan, Joe Scarborough argues there's not much difference between Mitt Romney and President Obama. So, if Romney were elected, just how much would be different? The Washington Post's Ezra Klein joins the... watch

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