In Cosby trial closings, a putrid attack on accusers is bad news for #metoo

For 45 sickening minutes inside a Norristown, Pa., courtroom Tuesday, it might as well have been the retrograde 1980s and not the so-called #metoo mil...

April 26th, 2018 |  


Newsday: Is it the end of the party in America?

Newsday: Is it the end of the party in America?

America’s fractious political system is undergoing a stress test. Will we find fissures that can be mended, or deep fault lines that will implod...

April 24th, 2018 |  


Editorial: Rosenberger throws away public’s trust

Editorial: Rosenberger throws away public’s trust

Cliff Rosenberger is turning out to be just another political fat cat.Well on his way being the person who could make or break someone’s politic...

April 21st, 2018 |  



Editorial: Flying still safer than car travel

Editorial: Flying still safer than car travel

A century after airplanes first took to the skies, the concept of flying confounds. Even though air travel is routine, leaving earth to float in an en...

April 21st, 2018 |  


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 |