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A tough day for the President and his party

August 12, 2015 Thursday was the biggest night of the political year so far, for what happened on the stage at Cleveland’s Quicken Loans Arena and for what happened offstage as well. more »»

‘So long, ladies,’ says GOP

August 12, 2015 It’s nice to already know the Republicans’ strategy as they lurch toward the long and bumpy road to someone else’s presidency. Removes the mystery. Their new mantra, in GOP-speak: So long, ladies. more »»

Citizen angels for families of the missing

August 12, 2015 Sometimes out of tragedy comes triumph. Such is the case for Julie Pendley of Fayetteville, Arkansas. In May, her cousin Ben Baber and his best friend Cody Parrick went missing. more »»

When driving a lemon is easier than getting rid of it

August 11, 2015 Dear Mary: We have an aging car that is a lemon. We are keeping it going with baling wire until we can afford a different car. more »»

No longer a conspiracy

August 11, 2015 If I had told you in 2008 that Barack Obama would negotiate a deal that he acknowledges will fund terrorism, you’d have thought me a conspiracy theorist. more »»

Nuclear disarmament: If not now, when

August 11, 2015 Editors note: Leonard Pitts is currently on vacation. more »»

Need a side income

August 10, 2015 Dear Dave, My wife and I are thinking about selling our home. I was recently let go from the military due to downsizing, and I’ve begun a job in real estate but things are starting slowly. more »»

Obama v. Bibi — fight to the finish

August 10, 2015 In his desperation to sink the Iran nuclear deal, Bibi Netanyahu is taking a hellish gambl. more »»

Missing Richard Nixon

August 10, 2015 John P. Sears, before he was manager of Ronald Reagan’s 1976 and 1980 presidential campaigns, had spent the years from 1965 through 1970 working as a top political aide to Richard M. Nixon. more »»

Is O’Malley an environmental champion?

August 10, 2015 Commanding the backing of only 2 percent of Democrats in national polls, Martin O’Malley isn’t exactly a big contender in his quest to become the party’s presidential nominee. more »»

Cataloging the pursuits of direct mail

August 9, 2015 The column originally ran May 10, 2015 Last year I ordered a shirt from a TV commercial, and I've been paying for it ever since. more »»

It’s time for pie!

August 9, 2015 Last week I gave some cake recipes to celebrate the start of August and the winding down of summer. I am still in celebration mode, so today I have some pie recipes. more »»

Pop quiz: Are you ready for a family road trip?

August 9, 2015 This multiple-choice test will determine if you (child under the age of six) are prepared/qualified to take a long road trip with your parents. more »»

Land values creep higher

August 8, 2015 Despite a rough couple years for farmers hurting from low grain prices, their bottom lines may be improved by rising land values. According to the USDA, nationwide U.S. more »»

The Trump card

August 8, 2015 With Hillary Clinton's multiple misdeeds coming to light and causing her political problems, reflected in her declining support in the polls, both she and the Democratic Party have reason to be... more »»

Ethical hunters shocked by Cecil Story

August 8, 2015 BOZEMAN, Mont. -- That picture of Cecil the lion's corpse and the American dentist posing triumphantly over it was ghastly. more »»

Holder proves you can go home again

August 8, 2015 Novelist Thomas Wolfe famously wrote: “You can’t go home again.” But Eric Holder has proven him wron. more »»

Faux answers for safety

August 7, 2015 Dear Readers: Those "ENHANCED SECURITY QUESTIONS" a website may ask are meant to be an extra layer of protection. Most of these are public info that's easy to find, i.e. more »»

Drug cartels' 'vocabulary of mutilation'

August 7, 2015 WASHINGTON -- Don Winslow, novelist and conscientious objector to America's longest "war," was skeptical when he was in Washington on a recent Sunday morning. more »»

Republican field searches for a way to trump Donald

August 7, 2015 WASHINGTON -- Not since basketball superstar LeBron James returned to Cleveland has the city once known as the Mistake on the Lake drawn as much national attention as it has for tomorrow's Republica... more »»



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