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02/26/2017 - 3:00pm

    I love the names: Bobcat Farm, Golden Eagle Ranch, Long Prairie, Ten Mile Farm. They conjure up Americana, the old homestead, and our rich rural culture.

    Less bucolic, however, is the fact that all those farms are part of a massive Wall Street investment scheme called Farmland Partners Inc. It...

02/18/2017 - 6:00pm

    Guadalupe García de Rayos, 35, a mother of two American children, was arrested last week in Phoenix, Arizona, and deported to Mexico, which she left as a 14-year-old to travel illegally to the U.S. There was no public-safety rationale for her removal. But the president who defrauded students,...

02/17/2017 - 8:00pm

    I spent the past five years leading a team of intelligence analysts charged with combating arms smuggling and the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction.

    I am also a transgender woman - born biologically male and raised by my family as a boy...

02/17/2017 - 3:00pm

    While police killings of black people sometimes attract front-page attention, black lives lost due to drowning are largely ignored.

    In wealthy, majority-black Prince George's County in Maryland, not a single elementary, middle or high school has...

02/17/2017 - 1:00pm

    With the President Donald Trump Reality Show, it’s easy to be distracted by ANGRY ALL-CAPITAL TWEETS or Oval Office tantrums. But resist, and stay focused on matters of life and death.

    Consider two critical issues: refugees and guns. Trump is...

02/17/2017 - 11:00am

    Michelle DeMello walked into the clerk's office in Colorado thinking for sure someone would save her.

    She was 16 and pregnant. Her Christian community in Green Mountain Falls was pressuring her family to marry her off to her 19-year-old...

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