Car talk:

Car talk:

Dear Car Talk:My brother-in-law, who thinks that I am mistaken if my lips are moving, tells me that the worst thing I can do to my automatic transmiss...

July 17th, 2016 updated: July 18th, 2016. |  


Jim Krumel: As Mayberry goes, so goes America

Jim Krumel: As Mayberry goes, so goes America

You don’t have to look further than Mayberry to find a bellwether city this election year.That’s right. The fictional TV home where Sherif...

July 17th, 2016 updated: July 18th, 2016. |  


Thomas Lucente: Trump likely to kill GOP

Thomas Lucente: Trump likely to kill GOP

Before this week is out, the Grand Old Party is likely to take the fatal step of officially nominating Donald J. Trump as its candidate in the 58th qu...

July 17th, 2016 |  



David Trinko: Pondering the ties that bind us at work

David Trinko: Pondering the ties that bind us at work

It might be time to exercise your right to bare arms at work.You could want to loosen the ties that bind you and set them aside for weddings and funer...

July 16th, 2016 |  


Legal-Ease: Was I robbed, or did I ask for it to be taken?

Legal-Ease: Was I robbed, or did I ask for it to be taken?

Upon recently entering a local courthouse, I encountered two large pallets of paper being stored in the entranceway. The pallets of paper were just se...

July 16th, 2016 |  


Kathleen Parker: Eye of the beholder

Kathleen Parker: Eye of the beholder

NEW YORK — By now most Americans know the name of Dallas Police Chief David Brown — and quite a few wouldn’t mind seeing him play a ...

July 15th, 2016 |  


Chris Erskine: My 7 essential rules of summer — and for ‘Finding Dory’

Chris Erskine: My 7 essential rules of summer — and for ‘Finding Dory’

I think we found Dory. The kids tried to eat her, of course. Thanks to Pixar movies, they associate the ocean with the butter-goo that theaters put on...

July 15th, 2016 |  


Martin Schram: Speaker Ryan may be Trump’s kind of guy after all

Martin Schram: Speaker Ryan may be Trump’s kind of guy after all

The potential best of what was once a Grand Old Party was on display for all the world to see Tuesday night.House Speaker Paul Ryan, who is not runnin...

July 15th, 2016 updated: July 15th, 2016. |  


Lori Borgman: Don’t read this if you get bugged easily

Lori Borgman: Don’t read this if you get bugged easily

There is a beetle in my freezer. And he’s not there by accident. I caught him, I boxed him and then I froze him.If you’re an insect lover,...

July 14th, 2016 |  


George Will: The travesty of teacher tenure

George Will: The travesty of teacher tenure

LOS ANGELES — The mills of justice grind slowly, but life plunges on, leaving lives blighted when justice, by being delayed, is irremediably den...

July 14th, 2016 updated: July 14th, 2016. |