Jay Ambrose: Three strikes for the Obama climate change plan

Jay Ambrose: Three strikes for the Obama climate change plan

President Barack Obama has a new plan to fight global warming, and science is on his side, isn’t it? No, not exactly. But wait, calculations sho...

August 8th, 2015 |  


Mom and Dad. They raised you. They protected you. They gave you a foundation to build your life on. They were always as solid as a rock.As things chan...

August 7th, 2015 |  


Lawrence S. Huffman: Do it right

Lawrence S. Huffman: Do it right

At some point in their lives, most adults have been required to produce a document on which their signature has been notarized. Probably the commonest...

August 7th, 2015 |  


Martin Schram: Hillary has become an Unhappy Warrior

Martin Schram: Hillary has become an Unhappy Warrior

Hubert Humphrey, the Democrats’ 1968 presidential nominee, was called the “Happy Warrior.” A generation earlier, a young Franklin D....

August 7th, 2015 |  


Lori Borgman: No instructions necessary; heart knows what to do

Lori Borgman: No instructions necessary; heart knows what to do

Our youngest daughter dropped off a suitcase with clothes, jammies and diapers for her 1-year-old who will stay with us when her mommy and daddy go to...

August 6th, 2015 updated: August 6th, 2015. |  


Drug cartels’ ‘vocabulary of mutilation’

Drug cartels’ ‘vocabulary of mutilation’

WASHINGTON — Don Winslow, novelist and conscientious objector to America’s longest “war,” was skeptical when he was in Washing...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Celia Rivenbark: So much for peddling fitness via a bike ride

Celia Rivenbark: So much for peddling fitness via a bike ride

While I often joke about my commitment to “a completely sedentary lifestyle,” I was oddly excited to take a 17-mile bike ride while vacati...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Doyle McManus: Hillary Clinton’s summer slump

Doyle McManus: Hillary Clinton’s summer slump

This isn’t a glorious summer for Hillary Rodham Clinton.She’s running for president as hard as she can, rolling out wonky policy proposals...

August 5th, 2015 |  


John Grindrod: The enigmas of European travel

John Grindrod: The enigmas of European travel

Before I left for 10 days in Eastern Europe on vacation several weeks ago, I had a conversation with my neighbor and pal Brad Kelley, who always has a...

August 4th, 2015 |  


Christine M. Flowers: Boy Scouts’ decisions isn’t about the kids

Christine M. Flowers: Boy Scouts’ decisions isn’t about the kids

Any Boy Scout can tell you that there are a lot of different types of knots. Square knots. Slip knots. Rope knots. Figure eight knots. They each have ...

August 4th, 2015 |