Christina Ryan Claypool: Goodbye, ‘Downton Abbey’ and ‘American Idol’

Christina Ryan Claypool: Goodbye, ‘Downton Abbey’ and ‘American Idol’

“You can tell when someone is married, because they live their lives around the shows on TV,” the waitress said with dejected resignation ...

April 11th, 2016 |  


Ohio State great Will Smith and mental illness in America

Ohio State great Will Smith and mental illness in America

The murder of former Ohio State and New Orleans football great Will Smith by Cardell Hayes is tragic. At this point we have not heard all that happene...

April 11th, 2016 updated: April 13th, 2016. |  


Michael Smerconish: Kasich: Party’s fall guy?

Michael Smerconish: Kasich: Party’s fall guy?

John Kasich was ready with an answer last week when I told him that callers from across the country to my radio program often use words like adult, su...

April 11th, 2016 |  



Car talk: Stop, don’t go!

Car talk: Stop, don’t go!

Dear Car Talk:Would you recommend that a “stop and go” feature be added to my car, a 2014 Subaru Forester? By “stop and go,” I...

April 10th, 2016 |  


Jim Krumel: Still trying to get even for prank 31 years later

Jim Krumel: Still trying to get even for prank 31 years later

Shortly before midnight April 4, Jeff Tracy’s phone rang.It didn’t take him long to figure out who would be calling at such an hour. Villa...

April 10th, 2016 |  


Thomas Lucente: Trump a symptom of declining USA

Thomas Lucente: Trump a symptom of declining USA

Last week I watched a speech Donald Trump gave in New York and it only served to deepen the mystery of why any thinking and informed voter could possi...

April 10th, 2016 updated: April 10th, 2016. |  


David Trinko: Costs go down to travel, AAA study says

David Trinko: Costs go down to travel, AAA study says

If you’ve been thinking about going on the great American road trip but keep putting it off because of the cost, this might be your year.The cos...

April 9th, 2016 updated: April 9th, 2016. |  


Michael Reagan column: Can Donald close the deal in Cleveland?

Michael Reagan column: Can Donald close the deal in Cleveland?

Thanks to Ted Cruz’s primary win in Wisconsin, it’s now all but certain the Republican convention is going to be contested.Donald Trump is...

April 9th, 2016 |  


Legal-Ease: Buying and selling houses

Legal-Ease: Buying and selling houses

Anyone who has sold or purchased a house knows that the paperwork involved with the transaction can be unbelievably voluminous. The large quantity of ...

April 9th, 2016 |  


Kathleen Parker: The people’s race

Kathleen Parker: The people’s race

WASHINGTON — The spectacular strangeness of this presidential election may require a new display in Ripley’s Odditorium of believe-it-or-n...

April 8th, 2016 |