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Cloudy lights not good at night

April 10, 2015 Dear Heloise: How do you remove the CLOUD FROM HEADLIGHTS on older cars? It costs a lot of money for professional cleaning. more »»

When everything is a crime

April 10, 2015 WASHINGTON — What began as a trickle has become a stream that could become a cleansing torrent. more »»

Rolling Stone’s journalistic credibility is called into question

April 10, 2015 WASHINGTON — The implosion of a Rolling Stone story describing an alleged rape at the University of Virginia has dealt yet another blow to the American press, which was already held in suspicion and... more »»

Boosting student achievement through strong English skills

April 10, 2015 The number of young Iowa students who are just learning English is growing. In the 2013-14 school year, 5.3 percent of Iowa students were considered English Language Learners (ELL). more »»

Some tips on keeping your family healthy

April 9, 2015 Q: We have a young, growing family, and I’d like to do everything I can during this formative period to encourage everyone in the house to develop healthy habits. more »»

Yawning over the left's pizza bullies

April 9, 2015 The Old Media loathes the New Media as unreliable, but have no right to pass judgment. Increasingly, they are prone to leap into news stories based on their own liberal social media network. more »»

Footing the bill while Israel thumbs its nose

April 9, 2015 It’s tax season again. How about a little accounting? Every year, Washington sends $3.1 billion of taxpayers’ hard-earned money to Israel. It’s only fair to ask what Americans are getting in return. more »»

News from Des Moines

April 9, 2015 This was the second funnel week where all the Senate bills sent to the House had to be through our committee process to remain eligible. more »»

What is ‘coding’ and why is it an important skill?

April 8, 2015 Learning to code (computer programming) has recently been recognized as a valuable skill for students at all grade levels. more »»

Most U.S. 21st century population growth came in 27 metro areas

April 8, 2015 It’s springtime, and the Census Bureau has released its population estimates for counties and metropolitan areas as of July 1, 2014. more »»

Calling all Hoosiers

April 8, 2015 This week, in response to yet another heinous law meant to discriminate against LGBT fellow humans, Honey Maid tweeted, “We believe love is always welcome. more »»

Weird ways to earn money on the side

April 7, 2015 Recently, while brainstorming with a reader who needed to supplement her regular full-time job, I made a quick list of the ways I’ve done that in my life. more »»

After 150 years, Dixie still a place apart

April 7, 2015 On the day after the surrender at Appomattox Courthouse, Abraham Lincoln appeared at a second-floor window of the White House. more »»

The weekend That changed the world

April 7, 2015 Approximately 1,982 years ago, a man died. In fact, many men died that day. We know for sure of three men. Two were tied to crosses and crucified. One was nailed to the cross. more »»

Breaking the news

April 6, 2015 Dear Dave, My parents are going through a divorce, and money issues are a big part of the problem. My dad bought several rental properties and poured money into them. more »»

Diversity — or meritocracy?

April 6, 2015 A voracious and eclectic reader, President Nixon instructed me to send him every few weeks 10 articles he would not normally see that were on interesting or important issues. more »»

Stop invoking Reagan; start heeding him

April 6, 2015 It was not a pretty sight. more »»

Don’t make a Peep ... why not bake one?

April 5, 2015 If you got Peeps in your Easter basket this morning, I have some great ideas for treats that call for the pure sugar chicks – or bunnies. Peeps Candy Bars 1 box chocolate cake mix 2 eggs 1/2 . more »»

Viral content, as told by The New Yorker

April 5, 2015 Editor’s note: Today’s column is from the “Classic Burns”?collection, originally published on No. more »»

Let them eat cake (gluten free please)

April 5, 2015 Living with a woman with undiagnosed Celiac Disease is like randomly introducing vinegar to an upside-down baking soda volcano. more »»



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