Kathleen Parker: The Sanders-Trump magical mystery tour

Kathleen Parker: The Sanders-Trump magical mystery tour

WASHINGTON — Barrels of ink and galaxies of pixels have been sacrificed to solving the mystery of the spectacular rise of Bernie Sanders and Don...

October 17th, 2015 |  


If at first you don’t succeed

If at first you don’t succeed

I thought that I had shot holes in the aspirations of the politically ambitious lawyer and the muck-rakers from the Cleveland Plain Dealer when the Gr...

October 16th, 2015 updated: October 16th, 2015. |  


Los Angeles Times: A legal stall on immigration?

OCT. 13, 2015 — Frustrated by the House’s inaction on a bipartisan Senate bill that would have overhauled the nation’s immigration l...

October 16th, 2015 |  



George Will: Emanuel battles history in Chicago

George Will: Emanuel battles history in Chicago

CHICAGO — A Midwestern humorist, Indiana’s Kin Hubbard, said people often confuse bad management with destiny. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel ...

October 16th, 2015 |  


Lori Borgman: Lost (and found) bear became unbearable

Lori Borgman: Lost (and found) bear became unbearable

There was a small birthday party at the house the other day. Amid the whirlwind of people leaving — with kids scrambling for shoes and jackets b...

October 15th, 2015 |  


Letter: Problem with voter identification

Every state has different laws for voter identification. In Ohio you can vote using only a check stub, utility bill, or driver’s license.We need...

October 15th, 2015 updated: October 19th, 2015. |  


Los Angeles Times: The limitations and perils of scientific studies

OCT. 11, 2015 — A staple in college psychology courses is the story of polio and “spongy tar.” It seems that decades ago, researcher...

October 15th, 2015 |  


Joe Blundo: Book reveals naughty side of Columbus

Joe Blundo: Book reveals naughty side of Columbus

Columbus has a naughty side, but the town has always been pretty good at hiding it behind Midwestern blandness.Not so good, though, that two writers c...

October 14th, 2015 |  


Letter: Don’t be a dope; Vote ‘no’ Issue 3

I read in The Lima News that a Quinnipiac University “poll” determined that 53 percent of Ohioans approve of “personal” mariju...

October 14th, 2015 |  


Column: Hillary hits 2 of 3 goals

WASHINGTON — Hillary Rodham Clinton had three big tasks to accomplish in Tuesday night’s debate: Reassure the Democratic establishment, dr...

October 14th, 2015 |