Editorial: Barbara Bush was beloved as ‘real people’

Editorial: Barbara Bush was beloved as ‘real people’

Presidents’ wives are expected to be an asset to their administrations without being daring or controversial. They may be disliked because of wh...

April 20th, 2018 updated: April 20th, 2018. |  


Editorial: Trump needs to take Syrian plan before Congress

For a second time, President Donald Trump ordered a limited military strike to punish Syria for using chemical weapons against civilians, and to deter...

April 17th, 2018 |  


Editorial: Shame on NIH. Government researchers took beverage industry money for alcohol study

When leading alcoholic beverage makers pay the bulk of $100 million for a study to determine whether a daily drink leads to better health, can the res...

April 15th, 2018 |  



Editorial: Dr. Deficit and Mr. Ryan

When deficit warrior Paul Ryan came to Congress in 1999, the national debt was $5.6 trillion. When House Speaker Paul Ryan leaves in 2019, the figure ...

April 14th, 2018 |  


Editorial: County should move forward with survey

Editorial: County should move forward with survey

Jeff Sprague and David Berger could have kept their heads down and thrown verbal haymakers at each other for 15 rounds.Fortunately, both understood th...

April 14th, 2018 |  


Editorial: Lima region’s opiate issues better but not solved yet

Editorial: Lima region’s opiate issues better but not solved yet

The region’s opioid crisis may have taken a turn for the better, but that doesn’t mean the problem is gone.Over the past week, the Mental ...

April 13th, 2018 |  


Neil Dutta: Reports of the death of US retail are premature

Earlier this month, Sen. Marco Rubio reacted to news of rising mall vacancies by calling for help for the “millions of workers who will be incre...

April 12th, 2018 |  


Analysis: Is Facebook really changing? Or just trimming its data haul?

Analysis: Is Facebook really changing? Or just trimming its data haul?

Lost amid a flurry of Facebook announcements about privacy settings and data access is a much more fundamental question: Is Facebook really changing i...

April 11th, 2018 |  


Chicago Tribune: The price Assad should pay for gassing his people

Chicago Tribune: The price Assad should pay for gassing his people

The hellish scenes have played out before in Syria: women and children dead or suffering in agony, the targeted victims of chemical weapons attacks. N...

April 10th, 2018 |  


Analysis: Loss of factory jobs needn’t spell doom for nations, IMF Says

WASHINGTON — Economies don’t necessarily have less growth or higher income inequality as factory jobs become more scarce, the Internationa...

April 9th, 2018 |