Pope continues to afflict comfortable
For all his humble charm, Pope Francis has been getting under the thin skin of some rich members of his flock....
Main Street bridge completion still on track by May
A year ago Monday, crews began knocking down the Main Street overpass and prepared to widen I-35 from four to six lanes north and south of Main. The $30 million project should be completed this spring to begin constructing a portion of the ...
Act doesn’t violate nun’s rights
Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor made a reasonable decision when, on New Year’s Eve, she temporarily blocked implementation of the Affordable Care Act’s contraception coverage mandate in a case brought by a religious order of nuns ...
Cutting jobless aid will be costly
If some of your neighbors don’t seem too happy about the new year, it could be because Congress decided to go home and party without extending unemployment benefits....
Revealing Benghazi intelligence, source
Today we are reporting vital intelligence from a document now in my possession that may finally silence Washington’s old, lame Benghazi blame-game....
Fair, reasonable politics unlikely
WASHNGTON — It seems fairly obvious now that the Republicans are going to have to ride into the midterm election year on an issue other than the Affordable Care Act, which more and more looks like a dead horse not worth beating as ...
Apple bites into holiday humanity
Misunderstood. It’s a word we use to make ourselves feel better. It’s a virtual anthem to teenagers. And it is the latest marketing maneuver by Apple, which seeks to own Christmas in a way not even the Grinch imagined....
Rep. Issa fools the gullible
The sun has risen in the east, so there must be a news report somewhere quoting a partial transcript leaked by Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., purporting to show the shortcomings of Obamacare....
Consumers must demand security
News that cyber-criminals have put accounts of 40 million customers of retail giant Target at risk is a sober reminder that as much as you might think your credit and debit card transactions are safe from theft, they’re not....
Santas in the South wear Ala. colors
GATLINBURG, Tenn. — While sitting on a bench waiting for my family’s post-Christmas shopping to finally end, a friendship is struck with an Auburn fan who is proudly wearing his colors and letters, deep in Alabama country. (Even the Santa ...
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