Justice William Michael O’Neill: Why I won’t step down now to run for governor

Justice William Michael O’Neill: Why I won’t step down now to run for governor

As a 15-year jurist, I speak with precision.On Oct. 29 I had a news conference in my hometown of Chagrin Falls, Ohio. At that time I announced that I ...

November 18th, 2017 |  


Michael Reagan: Not Sen. Moore, not Weird Al

Michael Reagan: Not Sen. Moore, not Weird Al

Hello, Senator Franken.Welcome to the growing list of creepy guys in Hollywood and Washington who apparently think it’s OK – or funny R...

November 18th, 2017 |  


David Trinko: Going for a musical joy ride

David Trinko: Going for a musical joy ride

They say music soothes the savage beast.I’d recently started transporting a 2-year-old and a 3-year-old back and forth to day care the roughly h...

November 18th, 2017 updated: November 18th, 2017. |  


Legal-Ease: Estate planning can be an amazing gift to others

Legal-Ease: Estate planning can be an amazing gift to others

The Thanksgiving weekend starting later this week will introduce Americans to their biggest annual shopping season. Deciding upon gifts for loved ones...

November 18th, 2017 |  


Kathleen Parker: Republicans, pedophiles and polar bears, oh my!

Kathleen Parker: Republicans, pedophiles and polar bears, oh my!

WASHINGTON — Desperation seems to be driving Republicans this grateful season as they seek to trade polar bears for tax cuts, while fervently pr...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Lawrence S. Huffman: Sometimes in court, silence can be golden

Lawrence S. Huffman: Sometimes in court, silence can be golden

Part of my daily routine was to show up at the police department every morning and go over the offense reports of the day before. On that duty one mor...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Cal Thomas: The corruption of faith

Cal Thomas: The corruption of faith

When Jim Zeigler, the state auditor of Alabama, invoked the Bible to defend Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore against allegations that he had inap...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Lori Borgman: Some family traditions come with a tail

Lori Borgman: Some family traditions come with a tail

The mice are back.No, not that kind, the chocolate shortbread kind. You roll a small ball of dough, shape it like the body of a teeny tiny mouse, pinc...

November 16th, 2017 |  


George Will: Alabama rolls toward a high-stakes skirmish

George Will: Alabama rolls toward a high-stakes skirmish

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — But for the bomb, the four would be in their 60s, probably grandmothers. Three were 14 and one was 11 in 1963 when the blast ...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Chris Erskine: At 61, I know a thing or two

Chris Erskine: At 61, I know a thing or two

A few thoughts on grilling a steak …This rib-eye might be smarter than I am. I’m not even sure it is fully dead. Still, I’m the one ...

November 15th, 2017 |