Gates Arrest a Delicate Matter To Hash Out Over Beer (Meeting Set For Thurday at 6:00 P.M.)
"The only thing that they want is an apology from the cop for doing his job !"
Reporting from Washington -- It started out as a casual suggestion: three guys working out their differences over a beer. But President Obama's offer to play host to the cop and the professor entangled in a debate over racial profiling now carries the imprimatur of high-level diplomacy. White House aides are downplaying expectations that the beer summit that Obama suggested last week will produce a resolution. It's set for Thursday, an administration official confirmed Monday night. Both Sgt. James Crowley of the Cambridge, Mass., Police Department and Harvard University professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. have agreed to come. That means...