Democrats following GOP playbook on high court nominee opposition

Democrats will probably overwhelmingly oppose President Donald Trump’s nomination of conservative jurist Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court. That...

February 1st, 2017 |  


Trump fires acting Attorney General Sally Yates

President Donald Trump, the former TV reality star, has never said “You’re fired” like this.His decision Monday night to oust acting...

February 1st, 2017 |  


Let’s just clarify

Let’s just clarify

Dear Editor,I feel that it is my duty to respond to and correct statements made by First Ward Councilman Kevin W. Johnson’s January 28th letter ...

January 31st, 2017 |  



Clues from the Hadza people

The cover story in February’s issue of Scientific American is titled “Workouts and Weight loss. Learn the surprising evolutionary reason w...

January 31st, 2017 |  


The Thrill of Losing

The Thrill of Losing

Misplacing my house keys after a recent trip out West wasn’t the relaxing homecoming I’d expected. I’d looked through all my handbag...

January 30th, 2017 |  


Time to take out the trash

Time to take out the trash

Dear Editor:I was glad to see Commissioner Davis bring the issue of trash in our county to light again. Part of the problem is the way we live today a...

January 30th, 2017 |  


Casino Control Commission Oversees Ohio Casinos

Q: Who oversees casinos in Ohio?A: Ohio voters authorized casino gaming in 2009 by passing a constitutional amendment that approved four freestanding ...

January 29th, 2017 |  


File your taxes before thieves do

File your taxes before thieves do

Did someone misuse your Social Security number (SSN) to file for a tax refund or get a job? Did a stranger claim your child as a dependent? Did the IR...

January 29th, 2017 |  


Free speech does not mean protection from getting fired for offensive tweets

As you may have noticed, we’re experiencing what might politely be called a tumultuous moment in our nation’s politics and that has people...

January 28th, 2017 updated: January 28th, 2017. |  


I’ve got my keys, now wheres my car?

I’ve got my keys, now wheres my car?

I began the practice many years ago. Just before I go through TSA screening I drop my car keys safely and securely into my briefcase. To date, I can r...

January 27th, 2017 |