Timothy L. O’Brien: Trump’s racism infests the Republican Party

Timothy L. O’Brien: Trump’s racism infests the Republican Party

Back in February, Representative Elijah Cummings, a black Democrat, stood up for his friend, Representative Mark Meadows, a white Republican.Members o...

August 2nd, 2019 |  


Mark Figley: Ocasio-Cortez campaigns in the twilight zone

Mark Figley: Ocasio-Cortez campaigns in the twilight zone

AOC. The term sounds more like a human affliction than the initials of an upstart New York congresswoman and spotlight queen, AKA Alexandria Ocasio-Co...

August 2nd, 2019 |  


Christina Ryan Claypool: Memories of a school administrator’s spouse

Christina Ryan Claypool: Memories of a school administrator’s spouse

One of my greatest blessings has been the opportunity to be a school administrator’s spouse. For the past 17 years, since marrying Larry Claypoo...

August 2nd, 2019 |  



Opinion: Railroads Must Continue to Innovate

Opinion: Railroads Must Continue to Innovate

The Senate Commerce Committee held an oversight hearing Wednesday to assess the rail industry’s progress in implementing Positive Train Control ...

August 1st, 2019 |  


Opinion: Electric Vehicles Are Becoming Unaffordable

Opinion: Electric Vehicles Are Becoming Unaffordable

Elon Musk just acknowledged something interesting, even though he didn’t actually say so.What he did was raise the base price of the Model 3 by ...

August 1st, 2019 updated: August 2nd, 2019. |  


Lori Borgman: Learning about money in one clean sweep

Lori Borgman: Learning about money in one clean sweep

Ordinarily if someone said they’d like to clean our house, I’d probably be miffed. But the ones offering were little girls, related to us ...

August 1st, 2019 |  


Tom Purcell: Elderly, beware: Scams are on the rise

Tom Purcell: Elderly, beware: Scams are on the rise

A phone scammer made a mistake when he called my mother.The young male caller pretended to be her grandson. He said he’d been arrested for fishi...

July 31st, 2019 |  


George Will: The Democrats and the 1919 World Series

George Will: The Democrats and the 1919 World Series

WASHINGTON — Watching Democratic presidential aspirants is like watching, a century ago, the 1919 World Series, when discerning spectators thoug...

July 31st, 2019 |  


Karl W. Smith: Amazon is saving retail, not destroying it

Karl W. Smith: Amazon is saving retail, not destroying it

Last week U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin argued that Amazon has “destroyed the retail industry across the United States” and so th...

July 30th, 2019 |  


Kathleen Parker: A waste of Mueller’s time

Kathleen Parker: A waste of Mueller’s time

WASHINGTON — The picture that spoke far more words than former special counsel Robert Mueller uttered during last week’s hearings was take...

July 30th, 2019 |