Seth MacFarlane takes off on his space odyssey ‘The Orville’

Seth MacFarlane takes off on his space odyssey ‘The Orville’

NEW YORK — “The Orville” could prove doubly surprising for viewers.First, because it’s a lavish retro-futuristic sci-fi hour b...

September 8th, 2017 |  


Cal Thomas: On taxes and immigration, look to Hungary

Cal Thomas: On taxes and immigration, look to Hungary

BUDAPEST — Congress has returned to Washington after another unearned vacation and faces at least two immediate challenges, in addition to the f...

September 8th, 2017 |  


George Will: Trump is threatening war with North Korea. But what kind?

George Will: Trump is threatening war with North Korea. But what kind?

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Air Force “sniffer plane” was collecting air samples off Russia’s Kamchatka Peninsula on Sept. 3, 1949, ...

September 7th, 2017 |  


Tom Purcell: Humbled by Harvey, Americans Help

Tom Purcell: Humbled by Harvey, Americans Help

“It makes me feel guilty for complaining about any little problems that I am facing.”“Ah, yes, I’m certain you are talking abo...

September 6th, 2017 |  


Michael Smerconish: Teens constantly connected, increasingly unhappy

Michael Smerconish: Teens constantly connected, increasingly unhappy

Jean Twenge had never seen anything like it. The San Diego State University professor in personality psychology had been studying generational differe...

September 6th, 2017 |  


John Grindrod: Some thoughts on schools and guns from a former teacher

John Grindrod: Some thoughts on schools and guns from a former teacher

As so often happens, I always think a little bit more this time of year about my former life in the classroom, particularly at this time of year when ...

September 5th, 2017 |  


Kathleen Parker: The message in the storm

Kathleen Parker: The message in the storm

WASHINGTON — Nobody wants to pick on Texas, or especially Houston, after a 1,000-year weather event that for several days turned the city into a...

September 4th, 2017 |  


Chris Erskine: Waiting up for the 14-year-old

Chris Erskine: Waiting up for the 14-year-old

There really are no limits on the thoughtfulness of children.“Dad, I burned my bagel. You want it?”My wife and I had just been discussing ...

September 4th, 2017 |  


Chris Shelton: Labor unions not going away

It’s Labor Day, and that means another round of stories claiming that unions have no place in our global, high-tech economy world.Now, that̵...

September 4th, 2017 |  


Another Labor Day without labor reform

Another Labor Day without labor reform

This Labor Day, millions of Americans will celebrate their day off with backyard barbecues and a family trip to the beach.But we shouldn’t lose ...

September 4th, 2017 |