• Bitcoin Futures Exchange Bakkt Begins Trading Today 23 Sep 2019 14:57 Bitcoin futures exchange Bakkt launched the long-awaited custody and physically delivered daily and monthly bitcoin futures contracts today. The first Bakkt Bitcoin Futures trade was executed at 8.02 pm ET at a price of $10,115. Bakkt's bitcoin futures …
  • Mandaue Police face blank wall in street carolers’ slay 23 Sep 2019 14:38 CEBU CITY, Philippines –The Mandaue City Police office (MCPO) still don’t have any clues on the persons behind the killing of two street carolers, whose bodies were found along a grassy roadside in Sitio Capasanan, Barangay Casili, Mandaue City, on …
  • Did haze cause female college student’s demise in Cebu? 23 Sep 2019 14:38 Some settlements in Barangay Guadalupe in Cebu City seems veiled by the haze that hovers the city in this photo taken 4 p.m. today, September 23. CDN Digital photo | Rosalie Abatayo CEBU CITY, Philippines ⁠—The Department of Health in Central Visayas (DOH- …
  • 10-member PB authorizes Capitol contract for outsourcing 23 Sep 2019 14:38 Cebu Provincial government employees who are underperforming or are always absent at work, will be required to undergo a drug test. | CDN file photo CEBU CITY, Philippines –Even with almost half of its members absent, the Cebu Provincial Board has approved …
  • Google Analytics can’t tell you everything about your customers’ behavior 23 Sep 2019 14:35 During numerous conversations I’ve had with great journalists, publishers, and content professionals, I’ve found on the whole they don’t really like wasting too much time with numbers, let alone spend hours digging through content performance data. Having …
  • OSHA Inspections: Are You Prepared? 23 Sep 2019 14:23 OSHA Inspections: Are You Prepared? By Ed Zalewski, Editorial Manager at J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc. Given that OSHA rarely conducts an inspection that doesn't result in at least one violation cited, employers must be prepared should a …
  • Canadian Dollar Slides On Declining Oil Prices 23 Sep 2019 14:19 The Canadian dollar declined against its most major counterparts in the European session on Monday amid falling oil prices, as trade worries persisted and business activity readings from across the euro zone suggested growth had ground to a halt. Crude for …
  • News24.com |‘SABC boss must fall over Ramaphosa blunder’ – board members 23 Sep 2019 13:18 In a leaked memo, two board members implicate CEO Madoda Mxakwe in wrongdoing, after he alleged misconduct on their part The SABC’s group chief executive officer (GCEO), Madoda Mxakwe, should be held personally liable for the broadcasting of a wrong …
  • Editorial cartoon for Sept. 23, 2019 23 Sep 2019 13:11
  • Editorial: Cheers and Jeers — Sept. 23 23 Sep 2019 13:09 Cheers ... to the more than 2,000 fathers who walked to school with their children Thursday. Cheers ... to Canton native Dorian Hunter, winner of Fox TV's "Master Chef" cooking competition. Hunter, who now resides in suburban Atlanta, took …
  • Standing Up to the Lampoon 23 Sep 2019 12:30 Ten students recently protested one of the Harvard Lampoon’s comp meetings, condemning the undergraduate humor magazine for its insensitive content, and what they claim is a hostile and exclusive institutional culture. As a Board, we applaud the protesters …
  • Editorial Comment: Healthcare on the brink… 23 Sep 2019 12:24 Editorial Comment In the past two weeks, the death of Zimbabwe’s founding father, the late former President Robert Mugabe in Singapore and the subsequent political gamesmanship around his burial captured the attention of the world media to the point of …
  • New York Times 1619 Project editor spews string of racist and Jew-hating tweets 23 Sep 2019 12:19 What kind of racist and anti-Semitic hellhole is the New York Times turning into? In an original news report that was somehow not on Google, Breitbart News reported that another New York Times editor, Jazmine Hughes, who had worked on the America- …
  • PREMIUM TIMES EDITORIAL: President Buhari Must Release Sowore Now! - SaharaReporters.com 23 Sep 2019 11:59 Omoyele Sowore   On Friday, September 20, the Federal Government charged Omoyele Sowore, the presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC) in the 2019 general elections, with treason and money-laundering. This is sequel to his arrest and …
  • Editorial: Vallie Brown for SF District Five supervisor 23 Sep 2019 11:32 Chronicle Editorial Board Published 4:00 am PDT, Monday, September 23, 2019 Supervisor Vallie Brown is a problem solver with a depth of experience. Supervisor Vallie Brown is a problem solver with a depth of experience. Photo: Liz Hafalia / The …
  • CT Recovers: Editorial on breaking the stigma 23 Sep 2019 11:09 (WTNH) — Millions of opioids are prescribed every year, although they are highly addictive. Last year, they killed nearly a thousand people in our state. That’s two or more overdose deaths a day. In fact, opioids kill more people in Connecticut than cars …
  • EDITORIAL: Include students in gen ed. discussion 23 Sep 2019 10:44 Eastern now has a general education committee, which will be made up of interim members who will discuss the effectiveness of general education courses at Eastern and also decide on if changes need to be made in how general education courses are taught.  …
  • Editorial: Police, prosecutors and courts are keeping California’s criminal justice data a secret 23 Sep 2019 10:19 A quick flip through the statute books could leave the false impression that California has the nation’s most transparent criminal justice system, the most comprehensively compiled and carefully analyzed crime data, the most penetrating public access — …
  • Bonus editorial cartoon for Sept. 23, 2019 23 Sep 2019 10:09
  • Unblock whistleblower's complaint on President Donald Trump's call to Ukraine over Biden 23 Sep 2019 09:31 Just as the aftershocks of the special counsel's Russia investigation seemed to have settled, the latest tremblor out of the Oval Office is whether the president used the levers of his foreign policy toward Ukraine for political gain. A confidential …
  • [Editorial] Risky approach 23 Sep 2019 08:49 Momentum is building toward the resumption of denuclearization talks between the US and North Korea. At the same time, concerns are rising that US President Donald Trump might be willing to settle for a half-baked deal that could effectively grant the …
  • Editorial Cartoon (September 23, 2019) 23 Sep 2019 08:32
  • Guardian launches first brand campaign since 2012 with 'Hope is power' 23 Sep 2019 08:17 The Guardian has unveiled its biggest major ad campaign in seven years and the debut work by Uncommon Creative Studio since its appointment earlier this year, with a brand platform introducing the slogan: "Hope is power." The campaign, which was …
  • Tribune Editorial: Solitude is doing us a solid, dude 23 Sep 2019 08:10 If there’s one thing you won’t find in the parking lot at Solitude, it’s solitude. That is why the Big Cottonwood Canyon ski resort is going where no Utah resort has gone. It will start charging skiers for parking this winter. Canyon traffic on winter …
  • Editorial: Welcome back Sydney Star Observer! 23 Sep 2019 08:06 The Sydney Star Observer is back after a seven year hiatus It’s been seven years since the Sydney Star Observer masthead was retired and rolled in with Melbourne’s Southern Star newspaper to create a national title. There were economic reasons for that …
  • 2020 Hyundai Venue first drive review: Tart and tiny in the land of Oz - Roadshow 23 Sep 2019 07:43 Remember Tart 'n' Tinys? Scarfed by the handful, they came in a variety of bright colors and punched well above their weight in flavor. The new 2020 Hyundai Venue reminds me of those candies -- small, colorful and surprisingly vibrant and fun. …
  • News24.com | Adriaan Basson: A dark week for SA journalism 23 Sep 2019 07:27 2019-09-23 07:54 Faced with the headwinds of fake news, a shortage of digital advertising and the collapse of editorial integrity at Independent Media, the last thing our media needs are scandals that undermine the standing of senior journalists, writes …
  • Editorial: Tillis is timid on military cuts 23 Sep 2019 07:24 U.S. Sen. Thom Tillis received a rude reminder the Republican Party now belongs to Donald Trump at a rally for Trump held on Sept. 9 in Fayetteville. North Carolina's first-term Republican senator was met with a chorus of boos that easily equaled the …
  • SU must be more transparent about Commencement 2020 plans 23 Sep 2019 07:16 Syracuse University officially announced Thursday that it will hold Commencement 2020 on the Quad. Commencement is typically held in the Dome, but the stadium will close for renovations March 1. Students and their families have been quick to criticize the …
  • Editorial: The Counseling Center is trying, you guys 23 Sep 2019 07:04 Alexis Carel /THE REVIEW The purpose of the counseling center is to help students suffering from symptoms of a mental illness which they feel they cannot deal with alone. BY ALEXIS CAREL Managing News Editor The Center for Counseling and Student …
  • Thanks, Council 23 Sep 2019 07:00 Paul Rea, Coorabell May I offer this note of public thanks to Byron Council for repairing that ravaged bendy section of Coorabell Road where the potholes had become a real risk to life. It feels strangely compromising to thank the council for doing no more …
  • Let who be? 23 Sep 2019 07:00 Dee Taminian, Ballina Quick chat, Roger Secombe (Echo 28 Aug). ‘Let others be…’ you quoted, which is what you and Israel Folau are not doing. As I turned the page, an article on suicide prevention urged me to reply. Your letter and Folau’s behaviour …
  • Howdy, Modi! Now, about Kashmir (Editorial) 23 Sep 2019 06:35 Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Houston is historic — a political and cultural rally for a foreign leader that will count the president of the United States as one of more than 50,000 guests expected to fill NRG Stadium on Sunday. We join …
  • EDITORIAL COMMENT: Government must crack the whip to rein profiteering businesses 23 Sep 2019 05:33 The Chronicle President Mnangagwa has said he will meet the business sector to find ways of addressing the problem of skyrocketing prices of basic commodities which are now beyond the reach of the majority of consumers.  Addressing the nation shortly …
  • Editorial cartoon (1): September 23, 2019 23 Sep 2019 05:28
  • Editorial cartoon (2): September 23, 2019 23 Sep 2019 05:28
  • Editorial: University should further clarify its ethical gifts policies 23 Sep 2019 05:21 On Sept.13, Brickson Diamond and Bernadette Aulestia — both members of the Corporation, the University’s highest governing body — wrote a letter defending the ethical underpinnings of the University’s gift policy. Diamond and Aulestia wrote that “Brown …
  • EDITORIAL: Economic mobility still alive and well in America 23 Sep 2019 04:36 Census data show the American middle class is shrinking, which is great news. That’s because millions of Americans who used to make do on middle-class salaries have become high-income earners. In 1967, just 10 percent of U.S. households earned $100,000 or …
  • Editorial: Corbyn has stalled long enough – the time for Labour to back Remain is now - The Independent 23 Sep 2019 02:11 The Labour Party should be standing on the brink of a historic opportunity. Instead, it stands ready to squander it. Of course, one makes electoral predictions with great risk. The pundit class has been proved hopelessly wrong by Jeremy Corbyn before. …
  • Editorial: Minimum staffing needed at the border 23 Sep 2019 00:15 Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer returned to town recently and, with Rep. Brian Higgins, sent a sharp message to the Trump administration about staffing, or lack thereof, at our northern border: It needs to be adequate and consistent. Our safety …
  • Editorial Comment – Sanctions: Time UN shows some teeth, grit 22 Sep 2019 23:48 The Herald The ongoing 74th United Nations General Assembly in New York, the United States, presents an interesting read on Zimbabwe. This is moreso considering that for the first time, the anti-sanctions lobby will reverberate through the UN headquarters …
  • EDITORIAL: KRA must audit tax compliance system 22 Sep 2019 21:47 Sunday, September 22, 2019 22:00 By EDITORIAL The Kenya Revenue Authority offices in Nairobi. FILE PHOTO | NMG  The Kenya Revenue Authority’s conflicting tax assessments on the nominee for the National Land Commission chairman is an important occurrence …
  • EDITORIAL: Get city bus lanes right 22 Sep 2019 21:47 Sunday, September 22, 2019 22:00 By EDITORIAL Transport Cabinet Secretary James Macharia. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Transport Cabinet Secretary James Macharia says the construction of the lane on Thika Road for high capacity buses will cost Sh5.8 billion in …
  • Editorial: Plea from young on our fragile climate 22 Sep 2019 20:04 EDITORIAL: If there was a message drummed by the millions of climate strikers on weekend streets around the world it was "you're on notice". Amid pictures on social media of rallies in various cities were photos of inspirational teen Greta …
  • Editorial: Looming insecurity, fraud in run-up to polls 22 Sep 2019 18:45 Afghanistan is going to choose a new president next Saturday; however, every election that Afghanistan has had over the past 19 years has been riddled with fraud and marred by violence. This is while the Taliban insurgents have already warned to target the …
  • Guest editorial: Big funding secured for trail to alleviate pressure on Mid Mountain 22 Sep 2019 18:09 The 2019 trail maintenance and building season may have gotten off to a late start with a blustery May and snow not melting up high until well into July. But, with funding fully secured for an exciting new trail project, the Mountain Trails Foundation crew …
  • Editorial: Eminent domain is the right thing to do 22 Sep 2019 15:48 Mattituck has big plans for its future. They include a host of changes that will reshape the hamlet, all built around the concept of a walkable business area, complete with a fundamentally new road design where Main Road passes Love Lane and Old Sound …
  • Guest Editorial…Bahamians need aid, not insulting U.S. disdain 22 Sep 2019 13:31 For New Pittsburgh Courier One week after Hurricane Dorian hit the Bahamas, the death toll is over 50 people and expected to rise dramatically. The most powerful storm to strike the Caribbean island-nation has left death and destruction stretching across …
  • Editorial: The comfort, security and warmth that Koats for Kids provides 22 Sep 2019 13:18 More Headlines MADISON, Wis. - For thirty-four years Koats for Kids has been part of what we do here at WISC and News 3 Now. It's one of our most impactful station franchises and one of our favorite editorials. It's a partnership that starts so …
  • Editorial: Ironworkers Local 550's collaboration transforming Canton neighborhood 22 Sep 2019 11:01 Beam by beam, a steel-shelled structure is taking shape along High Street NW in Canton. Beyond its practical application as an enlarged training site for the next generation of welders and fabricators from Ironworkers Local 550, the building also …
  • Editorial: The feds may or may not ban flavored e-cigarettes. L.A. shouldn’t wait around to see 22 Sep 2019 10:45 If there’s some good to come from the terrible and still ongoing outbreak of vaping-related illness that has damaged the lungs of so many young people, possibly permanently, and killed at least eight people so far, it is that it has motivated authorities …
  • [Editorial] Rage at injustice 22 Sep 2019 09:13 Calls for Justice Minister Cho Kuk’s resignation are growing. More than 3,000 professors have urged President Moon Jae-in to replace him quickly. About 80 members of a group of professors “hoping for social justice” held a press conference in front of …
  • EDITORIAL COMMENT: Doctors must not gamble with people’s lives 22 Sep 2019 07:29 The Sunday News WHILE doctors and their fellow colleagues might have their concerns pertaining to their conditions of service and other issues, we however, maintain that they have an obligation to respond to their call of duty. The Government was last week …
  • Editorial: Donald Trump doesn’t dance, he steps on toes 22 Sep 2019 07:29 Of all the places President Donald Trump could pick to spend a Sunday afternoon, why Wapakoneta? We can only speculate, but it may have something to do with job approval ratings and thanking a key backer of Trump’s stunning victory in 2016. Trump will be …
  • Editorial: 'Kevin Lunney and the rule of law' 22 Sep 2019 07:20 "We get all sorts of attention for a period of days and all of a sudden we are on our own again," he says. Mr McCaffrey and Mr Lunney, and his family, and all of their colleagues and their families at Quinn Industrial Holdings should know that …
  • NWA EDITORIAL: The chips are down 22 Sep 2019 06:51 It appears, for the moment, that the city of Russellville may be closer to putting all its cards on the table than a few days ago, when it looked like some city officials had some aces up their sleeves. What were the people of Russellville, Pope County and …
  • Editorial – Friday September 20th. 2019 22 Sep 2019 06:39 Independence means nothing if it cannot improve the lives of the people along with their standard of living. The better life is measured in terms of income, jobs, productivity and stability. If the business sector of Belize only wants to buy and sell, that …
  • EDITORIAL: Newspaper Preservation Act an anachronism that no longer applies 22 Sep 2019 05:06 The justification for this legal framework has not survived the test of time. Americans old enough to remember when a viewer actually had to get off the couch to manually change the TV channel have experienced firsthand the vast expansion of the …
  • LETTER: A fan of editorial cartoonist Michael Ramirez 22 Sep 2019 05:05 Walter Goldstein Henderson September 21, 2019 - 9:00 pm   Editorial cartoonist Michael Ramirez is truly a gem. His recent cartoons regarding the Clark County School District dispute as well as his biting depiction of Rossi Ralenkotter’s misuse of Southwest …
  • Sun's editorial page a standout in Nevada newspaper contest 22 Sep 2019 03:56 Steve Marcus The Greenspun Media Group logo is displayed at the GMG offices in Henderson, Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014. By Sun Staff (contact) Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019 | 8 p.m. The Las Vegas Sun received two first-place awards for editorial writing in the …
  • Editorial cartoon (1): Sept. 22, 2019 22 Sep 2019 03:54
  • Editorial cartoon (2): Sept. 22, 2019 22 Sep 2019 03:54
  • Editorial: Not all school districts have vacancies, but challenges remain 22 Sep 2019 03:53 The state of education has it that still one in five classroom vacancies remain to be filled, and Arizona schools started this year with more openings than last year as more teachers chose to leave the classroom. The exodus is not something new. In recent …
  • Editorial: Climate emergency — We need to act fast, for time and tide are against us 22 Sep 2019 02:27 IT is an irony that while it contributes little to the world’s carbon footprint, Pakistan is eighth on the list of countries most affected by climate change. Until now, the conversation around climate change had been limited at best. However, the public …
  • Editorial: Thumbs up to sister cities 22 Sep 2019 00:47 Thumbs up to all participants in this year's Rubber Duck Dash for the Cash, a fundraiser for Alamance County Meals on Wheels that was held Sept. 15. It raised about $40,000, the most ever taken in through this annual event. Also, thumbs up to Twin …
  • Tribune Editorial: Utah should help California keep its fuel efficiency standards 22 Sep 2019 00:18 Utah politicians like three things. Business. Standing up to the federal government. Not being California. Here’s a situation where two out of three ain’t bad. It is a situation where Utah should stand with the automobile industry, with California — and …
  • Editorial: Silent no more 21 Sep 2019 23:47 If there is anything positive to be found in the disturbing story of the City Honors School teacher who faces charges of sexual harassment and child pornography connected to his alleged behavior in the classroom, it is this: He got caught because four kids …
  • This Week’s Editorial: People over politics 21 Sep 2019 22:59 Since the general election in June, Denmark has had a Socialdemokratiet government. The new prime minister, Mette Frederiksen, has enjoyed a good start. All is calm in the kingdom apart from a salute from President Trump, who wanted to buy Greenland – …
  • Voters rush back to protectionism -- State Journal editorial from 125 years ago 21 Sep 2019 22:09 This State Journal editorial ran on Sept. 22, 1894: The recent elections gave a further insight into the change that has come over American politics. The fact has been made manifest to every observer that the people are not disposed to range themselves …
  • #Editorial: Voters Will Need Much Convincing 21 Sep 2019 18:16 FLORIDA – As the cycle towards the 2020 U.S. general election gathers momentum, Americans are bombarded with frequent polls, which seem to indicate a high interest in this very divisive political climate. However, this may not translate into the massive …
  • Editorial Cartoon (September 22, 2019) 21 Sep 2019 16:53
  • EDITORIAL: Terror: Time to come together and fight the militants 21 Sep 2019 16:50 By The EastAfrican More by this Author This week’s sixth anniversary of the Westgate Mall terrorist attack in Nairobi that left more than 70 dead and hundreds more injured, comes at an uncertain time for the future of peace enforcement operations in …
  • Editorial Cartoonists Opinions for Sept. 21, 2019 21 Sep 2019 14:57
  • Editorial: Week in Review — Sept. 21 21 Sep 2019 13:35 Few stories from anywhere in Stark County in recent years produced the level of reader reaction as did last year's dismissal of the founder and longtime director — almost 50 years — of Westbrook Park Nursery School in Canton. Parents, some who …
  • Record editorial: Skiers and snowboarders will closely watch Solitude’s paid parking rollout. So will Park City’s ski resorts. 21 Sep 2019 09:22 When Solitude Mountain Resort on Tuesday announced plans to implement paid parking this winter, it certainly caught the attention of skiers and snowboarders all over northern Utah. While the move will more directly impact the other three Cottonwood resorts …
  • EDITORIAL: Donations welcomed 21 Sep 2019 07:16 C ollege is getting more expensive. Student debt is a crisis. But free tuition (read: massive amounts of money from the taxpayer) isn't the answer. Part of the solution might come from those capitalists so maligned in political debates these days: The …
  • Editorial cartoon for Sept. 21, 2019 21 Sep 2019 06:50
  • Shocking State Media Editorial Claims Brutalised Dr Peter Magombeyi’s Abduction Report Doesn’t Tie Up – Read Full Text. 21 Sep 2019 05:44 Dr MagombeyiThe Herald Editorial|While we do not want to rush ahead of police investigations on the alleged abduction of Zimbabwe Hospital Doctors’ Association (ZHDA) acting leader Dr Peter Magombeyi, we cannot resist the clear observation that his story …
  • EDITORIAL: Star rankings show some successes, overall need for improvement 21 Sep 2019 05:24 The biggest takeaway of the new school star rankings is how much work needs to be done in the Clark County School District. The biggest takeaway from the new school star rankings remains how much work needs to be done in the Clark County School District. …
  • Editorial : Could traffic signal tech saving drivers 70 hours per year equal less accidents? 21 Sep 2019 04:38 The Arizona Department of Transportation, in conjunction with the City of Prescott and the Town of Prescott Valley, just gave its commuters 70 hours of their lives back each year. And all it took was a little technology on Highway 69 to accomplish. ADOT …
  • Bob Layton’s editorial: Sept. 20 21 Sep 2019 04:17
  • EDITORIAL: Save the planet, our future 21 Sep 2019 03:26 Today across the globe, concerned, environmentally conscious people will participate in a climate strike to demand action on the issue of climate change. Strikes are scheduled to take place in over 150 countries according to organizers and the New York …
  • Editorial: Critics may attack Greta Thunberg, but the data and science on climate change speak for themselves - The Independent 21 Sep 2019 02:52 It is unprecedented. One 16-year-old Swedish girl with a vision for a viable planet has inspired a global movement for change. The millions of people, predominantly young, all around the world who made a powerful but peaceful protest about the transcendent …
  • Editorial: When local government leaders refuse to answer questions, they become their own worst enemies 21 Sep 2019 02:07 Palo Alto City Manager Ed Shikada won't talk with us. At his direction, neither will police Chief Bob Jonsen, fire Chief Geo Blackshire or any other city employee. Which means, by extension, they won't talk to you, the citizens of Palo Alto, either …
  • Editorial: Crime’s up on CTA trains, ridership’s down. Fix one to help fix the other. 21 Sep 2019 01:23 The ubiquity of security cameras on trains, on platforms and in stations was supposed to be part of the solution. Today, there are about 32,000 security cameras deployed throughout the CTA system. But an army of surveillance cameras isn’t, as criminologist …
  • Editorial Comment: Sorry Dr Magombeyi, your story does not add up 21 Sep 2019 00:08 The Herald While we do not want to rush ahead of police investigations on the alleged abduction of Zimbabwe Hospital Doctors’ Association (ZHDA) acting leader Dr Peter Magombeyi, we cannot resist the clear observation that his story does not add up. Since …
  • Editorial: Carleton must equally promote sports other than football games 20 Sep 2019 23:48 When it comes to promoting athletics, Carleton needs to switch from only marketing football to widely promoting every sports team.  Over the years, the football team has received the most marketing for their home openers, homecoming games and of course, …
  • EDITORIAL COMMENT: UN envoy must tell the world the true situation in Zimbabwe 20 Sep 2019 23:37 The Chronicle United Nations Special Rapporteur, Mr Clement Voule is in the country and was expected to meet President Mnangagwa yesterday.  Mr Voule was invited by the Government to make an independent assessment of the country’s achievement and …
  • Editorial: The Bills move against unruly behavior 20 Sep 2019 23:22 The biggest fan behavior problems at Bills games are not the ones splashed across social media. We’re not endorsing the idea of people crashing onto card tables, but that falls into the category of, “It’s all fun and games until someone gets hurt.” Fans’ …
  • Editorial: Felony murder charges were dropped against five teens in Lake County. Illinois should still tighten its overly broad statute. 20 Sep 2019 23:04 In the Lake County case, an Old Mill Creek man told police he found a group of teens near one of his cars in his driveway about 1 a.m. Aug. 13. He said one of them began moving toward him with something in his hand, and he fired, striking 14-year-old Ja’ …
  • Editorial: No, the war on terror isn’t over: In 1 week, 3 evocations of 9/11 20 Sep 2019 23:04 · Late Thursday came a Tribune report that evoked echoes of many previous terror cases: A New Jersey man who had been trained in bomb-making and intelligence gathering and who allegedly spent years scouting landmarks as potential terrorism targets had been …
  • Editorial: This is Chicago, where the City Council ... is feisty? Really? 20 Sep 2019 23:04 Chicago, in case you didn’t know, operates by charter as a weak mayor-strong council government. That means the council can override mayoral vetoes. The setup is designed to empower aldermen, not the mayor. In practice, the council has long been obedient …
  • Editorial: Discovering the town of Emmaus 20 Sep 2019 21:48 The Bible should be taught in public schools. All the time, archaeologists continue to uncover sites that are referred to in the Bible. The latest discovery is the town of Emmaus, a critical evidence of the resurrection of Jesus Christ and an important …
  • Editorial: The murder rate in Baltimore 20 Sep 2019 21:48 If you want to stop murder in America’s big cities, target the criminals, not law-abiding citizens. In early September, in a span of about 16 hours, seven people were shot (two died) in different neighborhoods in Baltimore, Maryland. Baltimore had recorded …
  • Editorial: Wrong plan for the Tulsa police 20 Sep 2019 21:48 Mayor G.T. Bynum has buckled to public opinion and backed off his plan to put the Tulsa police and their actions under scrutiny by people with a liberal agenda. Good. Bynum has gone back to the drawing board to come up with a scheme that placates radical …
  • Editorial: Out of proportion 20 Sep 2019 21:16 Competing video advertisements were released last week in the public relations battle over the role of the Maine lobster industry in the plight of the endangered North Atlantic right whale. One was from Oceana, featuring actor Sam Waterston, pleading with …
  • Editorial: What the Old Post Office says about Chicago 20 Sep 2019 20:30 In the last several weeks, Uber Technologies and CBOE have signed on to join Walgreens and others in restoring the Old Post Office to a hub of activity. PepsiCo, Cisco Systems, Home Chef and Ferrara Candy will add to the healthy blend of tech and consumer …
  • Editorial: mental health awareness in sports 20 Sep 2019 18:17 Former quarterback of the Indianapolis Colts Andrew Luck stunned the professional sports world when he announced his retirement from the National Football League (NFL) at just 29 years old. Luck was once an upcoming star in the league but battled a variety …
  • Editorial: Okay, what if the All Blacks lose tonight? 20 Sep 2019 17:40 EDITORIAL Avert your eyes All Black fans because sacrilege follows in what we are about to say. A loss to arch rivals South Africa tonight could work in New Zealand's favour. The Springboks are always a threat but in a tournament of few genuine …
  • Editorial Cartoon (September 21, 2019) 20 Sep 2019 17:08