Who stole my trash can?
February 20, 2015 Dear Heloise: My city provides each house with a container for trash collection and one for recycling. Our trash can recently went MISSING. I looked around but can’t find it. more »»
Is Israel the problem, or are Jews the problem?
February 20, 2015 In the aftermath of the killing of a man at a Copenhagen synagogue by a member of the Religion of Peace, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said, “This wave of attacks is expected to continu. more »»
Baby’s turning Into a toddler
February 19, 2015 Where does the time go? It seems like only yesterday you brought home your little bundle of joy and now they are getting ready to walk and explore the world. more »»
Aiming the starter’s gun at the GOP
February 19, 2015 The safest bet you can possibly make at the beginning of a presidential election cycle is that the “objective” national media will savage the Republican contenders with “investigative” journalism. more »»
King Coal catches black lung
February 19, 2015 What do the executives who run money-losing companies make? Millions of dollars if they’re coal overlords. Take Gregory Boyce. more »»
Forget the stereotypes
February 19, 2015 When an angry neighbor murdered three Muslim students in North Carolina, my Facebook feed lit up. Tragic, I thought, and I scrolled on. Then another post caught my ey. more »»
Why I’m pulling for Brian Williams
February 18, 2015 Newsrooms are snake pits. I say this with great affection. Newsrooms are tribal and competitive, fueling pettiness in the most honorable people. more »»
A legislative update
February 18, 2015 We continue with committee work as we run bills through subcommittee and committee, and we have debated a few bills on the floor of the House. more »»
February 17, 2015 The United States Supreme Court will, by June, plunge the nation back into the throws of culture war. more »»
Where’s the safety factor?
February 16, 2015 Dear Dave, I’m retired, and currently I have about 5 percent of my retirement savings in gold and silver I’ve been acquiring over the last few years. more »»
Sleaze in a $5,000 suit
February 16, 2015 When he was secretary of state, Henry Kissinger was often — and deliberately — seen in the company of attractive actresses, including Jill St. John and Candice Bergen. more »»
The ultimate enemy of ISIS
February 16, 2015 The president’s request for the authorization to use military force against the Islamic State has landed in a Congress as divided as the country. more »»
Happy Valentine’s Day!
February 15, 2015 It’s never too late to let your valentine know how special he or she is. Following are three recipes that say, “Happy Valentine’s Day — a little late. more »»