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Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 3:00pm
    Hillary Clinton thinks corporate taxes are too low. Donald Trump thinks corporate taxes are way too high. They're both wrong, and the economic consequences could be huge if either nominee's tax proposal becomes law.  ...
Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 2:00pm
    Donald Trump's decision to put his presidential campaign into the hands of the most destructive right-wing elements of the Republican Party is a clarion call to the old GOP establishment to wake up and shake off the lethargy into...
Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 1:00pm
    If Congress wanted to make an actual difference regarding the rising cost of college, and to give universities and colleges a fighting chance to solve this problem, it would strip from the Higher Education Act the requirement that...
Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 11:00am
    Of all living things, why do humans alone create advanced technology? Not long ago, scientists thought it was because we are the only intelligent life form on this planet. That explanation alone no longer suffices. Over the last...
Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 9:00am
    This month, yet another slew of private retirement plan managers became the target of class-action lawsuits. This time it was a bunch of universities: Yale University, New York University, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology...
Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 8:00am
    Finally!     Take that, Daniel Patrick Moynihan, Mr. You Are Entitled To Your Own Opinion, But Not Your Own Facts. Fact-check rating: Entirely false. You are entitled to your own set of facts. It's the logical...
Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 12:00am
    Will Hillary Clinton be a standard-order mainstream liberal Democrat if she is elected in November? That view received some supporting evidence this week with the announcement of the leadership group for her transition planning team...
Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 10:00pm
    The world's great cities could hold the key to the prosperity of the human race. Yet a comprehensive new study points to a worrying trend: The water they need to grow is getting more expensive, because they're failing to...
Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 9:00pm
    Throughout my life, I have been an avid hunter, fisherman and outdoorsman. I hunt quail, wild turkey, dove and other birds. I've been on safari in Africa a number of times to hunt Cape buffalo and other plains game. I hunt elk in...
Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 8:00pm
    There's something very awkward about a panel of judges ruling on someone's sexual orientation. But that still happens in immigration asylum cases -- and Wednesday, a divided appeals court rejected a Jamaican's claim that...
Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 7:00pm
    To Whom It May Concern:     Trump is sorry. Trump is humble. Trump is scared. Trump doesn’t want to get crushed.     So if I have offended anyone, or because I have offended everyone, I’m...
Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 6:00pm
    Russian President Vladimir Putin wants to see Donald Trump become the next president of the United States. To that end, Putin and his government have taken unprecedented steps to influence our electoral process to help the Republican...
Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 5:00pm
    Looking for refuge from the gust of insanity blowing across the fruited plain, I went to the highest perch I could reach in North Cascades National Park. I needed a break from the politician who has roused the lowest impulses of the...
Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 4:00pm
    The U.S. Federal Reserve appears to be paying more attention to how its policies affect black Americans. This is a wise move, because blacks stand to gain a lot more than others from the Fed's efforts to support economic growth...
Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 3:00pm
    Sports fans boo for many reasons. Brazilians, maybe more than most. Jeers, catcalls and heckling have been staples of the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, and the habit has stirred a storm of comment and consternation.    ...
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