• EDITORIAL: BOT should see contract, vote after 28 Jan 2020 10:29 On Friday the Board of Trustees approved a new contract for Eastern President David Glassman.  According to Laura McLaughlin, Eastern’s general counsel, the contract has yet to be written even though the board approved a two-year renewal of Glassman’s …
  • Nerves Over Coronavirus Demand Hit Keep Oil Down 28 Jan 2020 10:24 (Bloomberg) -- Oil steadied after closing at the lowest level since mid-October as the deadly coronavirus wreaked havoc on China’s economy and threatened to crimp worldwide energy demand. The director-general of the World Health Organization traveled to …
  • New Oil Minister Appointed in Norway 28 Jan 2020 10:24 Tina Bru has been appointed as the new minister of petroleum and energy in Norway, replacing Sylvi Listhaug. Bru is a member of the Norwegian parliament (Stortinget) for the Conservative Party (Hoyre) from Rogaland county. Until her appointment, Bru was a …
  • Sotto supports halt in issuance of visas upon arrival to Chinese nationals 28 Jan 2020 10:24 MANILA, Philippines — Senate President Vicente Sotto III on Tuesday said he supports the decision of the Bureau of Immigration (BI) on Tuesday to suspend the issuance of visas upon arrival (VUA) to Chinese nationals amid the threat of the novel coronavirus …
  • CCTO apprehends 222 pedicabs, tricycles in 6 months 28 Jan 2020 10:24 CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) has apprehended a total of 222 trisikads and pedicabs for plying the main thoroughfares of the city from July to December 2019. The CCTO is still collating the number of apprehensions done …
  • Region’s poverty incidence drops dramatically 28 Jan 2020 10:24 CEBU CITY, Philippines -The poverty incidence in Central Visayas has decreased dramatically, a survey conducted in 2018 by the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), showed. PSA-7 regional director Ariel Florendo said that from 24.7% poverty incidence that …
  • 3 Chinese kids in Aklan hospital for possible 2019-nCoV discharged 28 Jan 2020 10:24 ILOILO CITY –– Three Chinese nationals confined at the provincial hospital of Aklan for possible novel coronavirus or 2019-nCoV infection were released on Tuesday morning, health officials said. Dr. Cornelio Cuachon Jr., Aklan provincial health officer, …
  • Gold Prices Mixed As Dollar Firms Up 28 Jan 2020 10:13 Gold prices were mixed in cautious trade on Tuesday and the dollar held at an eight-week high against its rivals, as investors watched the latest developments in the coronavirus outbreak and awaited the outcome of a two-day U.S. Federal Reserve meeting …
  • House to hold question hour for Duque over coronavirus threat 28 Jan 2020 09:49 House Majority Leader Martin Romualdez says they are giving DOH Secretary Francisco Duque III a 'bigger platform' to allay fears about the new disease Published 4:59 PM, January 28, 2020 Updated 4:59 PM, January 28, 2020 QUESTION HOUR. Health …
  • God's Anointed Leader Isn't Always What We Expect 28 Jan 2020 09:45 Much has been spoken and written lately regarding the evangelical community's feelings toward President Trump, especially since the Christianity Today editorial calling for his removal from office was published last month.  Many evangelicals continue …
  • Leadership training pivotal to Nation building — Penpushing stakeholders 28 Jan 2020 09:44 Nigerians under the banner of Penpushing Platform have stated the need to introduce leadership training in the academic curriculum of schools at all levels and study of History as a way for institution building in the country. Penpushing reports that this …
  • [Editorial] Take proactive steps 28 Jan 2020 09:21 The spread of a new coronavirus called the Wuhan pneumonia is ferocious. As of Monday, China confirmed 2,744 people have been infected so far, including 80 dead. On Sunday alone, 796 new cases were confirmed and 24 died in China. It was the first time that …
  • THE NATION NEWSPAPER AND THE NAME OF WIKE 28 Jan 2020 08:58 There is no denying the fact that The Nation Newspaper is owned by an APC leader.  It is also a known fact that the ownership of a medium affects its house style and news coverage patterns. However, it is embarrassing that The Nation Newspaper and its …
  • WaPo Union Condemns Management for Suspending Reporter Over Kobe Tweet The Daily Beast 28 Jan 2020 08:46 Eric Baradat/GettyThe Washington Post’s editorial union on Monday slammed the company for suspending a reporter who tweeted about a years-old rape allegation against Kobe Bryant. “We write to share our alarm and dismay that our newsroom leaders have …
  • EDITORIAL: Help is coming, or should be 28 Jan 2020 08:07 ANOTHER HOMELESS count is finished, and this year new technology and techniques helped guide volunteers and organizations to a more accurate number of people who have nowhere to call home. At least in one part of the state--the northwestern corner. We read …
  • Country lifesavers head to Cudgen for championships 28 Jan 2020 08:01 For the second year in a row Cudgen Headland Surf Lifesaving Club will host over 1500 competitors, this upcoming weekend, for the NSW Country Surf Lifesaving Championships. The Championship is the only event on the surf sports calendar to feature a full …
  • Francis wants to go all the way with water polo 28 Jan 2020 08:01 Alstonville water polo player Francis Rupnik has been representing Queensland in the sport for the last three years and has a vision to make it to the Olympics. Francis has found the time to train with the Barracudas, one of Brisbane’s strongest clubs, …
  • Impeachment: A Runaway House 28 Jan 2020 07:22 Judge Kenneth Starr’s speech today in defense of President Trump will go down in history as one of the great pleadings ever delivered before the Senate. He called on the solons to rebuff the charges of a “runaway house.” He called for an end to the era of …
  • NWA EDITORIAL: The way the ball bounces 28 Jan 2020 07:08 Fans of basketball know any player's shot, especially from a distance, can look as though it's going to go right through the hoop. Sometimes, though, the ball catches a piece of the iron and bounces off, forcing players on the floor to react to its …
  • Editorial Comment: Bring maize-meal subsidy abusers to book 28 Jan 2020 06:55 The Herald There is an unsavoury behaviour that has been developing over the years among Zimbabweans. It is a deplorable habit that manifests itself through greed and self-aggrandisement. It is also a characteristic, which speaks very well into George …
  • Editorial: Vape industry needs to take some accountability for its situation 28 Jan 2020 06:37 Watching vape shop owners talk about their industry is amusing in the current fear and loathing climate created by government health officials preaching the evils of vaping. The preaching from MDs and health organizations is in light of deaths and illness …
  • Editorial: Scammers are out there, and they want your money 28 Jan 2020 06:18 With the Prescott Valley Police Department issuing an alert Monday warning residents of a scam circulating the quad-city area that has suspects posing as APS agents telling people their bills are delinquent, the Courier editorial board thought it would be …
  • Editorial cartoon (1): Jan. 28, 2020 28 Jan 2020 06:18
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  • Times Editorial - Clarity emerges on future of Pirate football and track and field facilities 28 Jan 2020 05:26     It seems a bit strange to say it, and, in fact, it might be a stretch. But if there’s one potentially positive thing to come from the decision to end the Golden Eagles football program at the University of Minnesota Crookston, it’s that Crookston  …
  • EDITORIAL: Kobe Byrant was a beloved Lakers’ legend, global icon, father 28 Jan 2020 05:10 Sunday’s tragic news didn’t seem possible. Kobe Bryant, age 41, his 13-year-old daughter Gianna and seven others died in a helicopter crash. Sunday’s tragic news didn’t seem possible. Kobe Bryant, age 41, his 13-year-old daughter Gianna and seven others …
  • University Football Coach In Michigan Suspended After Hitler Comments 28 Jan 2020 04:33 Grand Valley State University in Allendale, Michigan, suspended new football coach Morris Berger on Monday after he said in an interview with the school’s student-run paper that the way Adolf Hitler “was able to lead was second-to-none” and that “you can’t …
  • Editorial: Flint should be student housing 28 Jan 2020 04:09 Cupertino residents’ needs come before students to the Foothill-De Anza Board of Trustees. The plan to create a new events space instead of affordable student housing shows disregard for students facing housing insecurity at De Anza College and Foothill …
  • Editorial: PTI's trouble in Punjab 28 Jan 2020 03:21 PRIME Minister Imran has reportedly said an ‘organised mafia’ is spreading negativity and crippling positive administrative changes in the country and that he is well aware who this mafia is. Meeting with party members in Lahore, the prime minister said …
  • Editorial: 'Promises of quick fixes for pensions are just dishonest' 28 Jan 2020 03:04 Conor (9), Darragh (7) and little sister Carla McGinley (3) were found dead in their home at Parson's Court, Newcastle, Co Dublin, last Friday evening.Yesterday, the boys' school, Scoil Chrónáin in Rathcoole, said it was "deeply saddened" …
  • Editorial: A glimmer of positive news on the achievement gap 28 Jan 2020 02:42 By: Minneapolis Star Tribune At a time when news about educational achievement gaps is mostly negative, it’s worth noting even a glimmer of positive change. Recent data from the respected National Center for Education Statistics indicate that for the first …
  • Boeing Should Close Its Chicago Office and Return Managers to Seattle 28 Jan 2020 02:39 Charles Mudede Boeing is basking in what is not very great or impressive news: its new and huge plane, the 777-9X, flew successfully for four hours on Saturday, January 25, after taking off from Paine Field in Everett. But there was such timidity in this …
  • Editorial: Impact of decision on Bladen County will be significant 28 Jan 2020 02:04 Bladen County’s economy is in the crosshairs of the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals this week. At long last following months of briefs filings, delays and uncertainty, the court is scheduled to hear the case of “Joyce McKiver v. Murphy-Brown, LLC” and …
  • EDITORIAL: Step up monitoring 28 Jan 2020 02:02 Tuesday, January 28, 2020 0:01 By EDITORIAL CAK last week said it had fined four manufacturers a total Sh21 million for various offences. FILE PHOTO | NMG  The Competition Authority of Kenya (CAK) last week said it had fined four manufacturers a total Sh21 …
  • EDITORIAL: Hospitals must maintain proper records on drugs 28 Jan 2020 02:02 Tuesday, January 28, 2020 0:01 By EDITORIAL Tablets. About half of hospitals in Kenya do not regularly remove expired or unusable medicines from their shelves, a new survey by the Health ministry has shown. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Reports that about half of …
  • Editorial: What we can do together to address shared concerns for safety 28 Jan 2020 01:50 January 27, 2020 6:42 PM Posted: January 27, 2020 6:42 PM Updated: January 27, 2020 7:13 PM WISC-TVMADISON, Wis. — Our editorial agenda for 2020 is about what we, citizens and communities and institutions can do together to address shared concerns and we …
  • Editorial: Limits on school aid 28 Jan 2020 01:44 Education lobbyists are beginning their annual campaigns to wring more state aid out of Albany. Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, unveiling his budget proposal last week, proposed an increase of roughly 3% in education aid for fiscal year 2021. To education groups, …
  • Editorial: So much for transparency in GOP's NY-27 process 28 Jan 2020 01:44 The Erie County Republican boss promised a “transparent” process. But if he and his fellow party chairs in the 27th Congressional District had had their way, it would have been opaque. Maybe there was a reason for that. When eight white guys get together …
  • Guest editorial: Actually, not all neighbors dislike new Park City bus line in Thaynes Canyon 28 Jan 2020 00:51 In the Jan. 15-17 Park Record, Julie Breslin writes disparagingly of the new Blue bus line that goes north along Thaynes Canyon Drive. As a frequent rider, and a Thaynes Canyon resident, I must take umbrage with her speaking for the entire neighborhood. …
  • EDITORIAL COMMENT: What is to be done with machete gang menace? 28 Jan 2020 00:50 The Chronicle MINING communities around Zimbabwe are under siege. Marauding gangs of machete wielding thugs are roaming around gold rich districts unleashing violence and brutal murders on a scale never seen before.  They have seemingly become a law unto …
  • Daily Guide Editorial: Zongos: NDC’s use, dump policy 27 Jan 2020 22:38 General News of Monday, 27 January 2020 Source: dailyguidenetwork.com 2020-01-27 Mustapha Hameed (not: Dr. Mustapha Hamid), Zongo and Inner Cities Minister, could not have hit the bull’s eye any better than he did with his social media admonition to the …
  • Tribune Editorial: Utah homeless services are still without vision 27 Jan 2020 20:41 Political leaders at the state and local level put their heads together and came up with yet another new way to address the growing problem of homelessness in Salt Lake City. There is already reason to worry that it’s not going to work. If it doesn’t, it …
  • Editorial Cartoon: The truth, sort of 27 Jan 2020 19:05
  • Editorial: China is putting the U.S. to shame in the fight against plastic trash 27 Jan 2020 18:42 Two years ago, China stopped accepting imports of most recyclable plastic and paper. Up until that point, the country had been the world’s biggest importer of single-use plastic discarded by developed countries such as the United States. That move threw …
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  • Editorial: Tossing cash in the ocean 27 Jan 2020 17:48 After a Nor'easter last November, a WECT-TV reporter went to see how the storm had affected Topsail Island, a long barrier island between Morehead City and Wilmington that is especially susceptible to beach erosion. On the beach he spoke with Topsail …
  • Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent Wisconsin editorials 27 Jan 2020 17:29 Wisconsin State Journal, Madison, Jan. 26 Keep pressure on Legislature for fair maps To hear Wisconsin’s top Republican lawmakers tell it, a fair process for drawing voting districts following the 2020 census would be unconstitutional. But the public isn’t …
  • Editorial cartoon for Jan. 27, 2020 27 Jan 2020 17:26
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  • Editorial Cartoon: Gone too soon 27 Jan 2020 14:24 Townhouse for rent in Culver City- 2 level, 2 bedrooms and two and half bathrooms, 2 car enclosed garage, gated community, heated pool in the complex. Everything is new including washer dryer, flooring, carpet and lighting. $3,900/month. Please call …
  • Editorial: Rest in peace Kobe Bryant 27 Jan 2020 14:17 It is not very often we have to deal with the loss of someone who made such a lasting and strong impact on so many people as former Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant. Bryant died Sunday morning in a helicopter accident that killed nine people.  The …
  • Wall Street Journal Editorial Board: Trump Senate impeachment trial -- And Congress shall be king 27 Jan 2020 12:24 House impeachment manager Jerry Nadler delivers argument for President Trump to be removed from office. Democratic New York Rep. Jerrold Nadler summed up the case for ousting President Trump this way: “Simply stated, impeachment is the Constitution’s final …
  • EDITORIAL: What Goal is Cornell Trying to Achieve Through Greek Life Reforms? 27 Jan 2020 12:00 Few people would argue that the social scene on this campus is doing fine. Even fewer would say that the Greek Life that existed on this campus 12 months ago was a healthy system. It is clear that reform is necessary. It is urgent. And it needs to come …
  • Editorial: Kobe's death reminds us to live each day to fullest 27 Jan 2020 11:06 The Canton Repository Editorial Board Monday Jan 27, 2020 at 5:31 AM Our View: Yesterday is gone; tomorrow isn’t promised. Our editorials typically require about 500 words to make their point. Today, we need only a fraction. News on Sunday of the …
  • [Editorial] Due burden 27 Jan 2020 08:32 South Korea and the US are poised to hold intensive negotiations in the coming weeks on Seoul’s share of the cost of stationing 28,500 American troops here. The two sides “broadened their mutual understanding and common ground” at the sixth and latest …
  • EDITORIAL COMMENT: Roller meal taskforce has work cut out 27 Jan 2020 08:28 The Chronicle Government re-introduced  a subsidy on roller meal late last year so that the prices of mealie-meal remains affordable to the majority of people.  President Mnangagwa had to intervene and reverse an earlier Government decision to remove the …
  • EDITORIAL: Results from Dallas school district show teacher merit pay works 27 Jan 2020 07:32 What’s happening in Dallas is evidence that teachers like being evaluated — and rewarded — on their performance in the classroom. What’s happening in Dallas is evidence that many teachers like being evaluated — and rewarded — on their performance in the …
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  • Editorial: More diverse representation needed in climate movement 27 Jan 2020 07:05 An Associated Press photo of four climate activists went viral over the weekend. The reason? All the girls pictured were white, though if you look closely, you can see Vanessa Nakate, a Ugandan climate activist, cropped out of the photo. The photo — which …
  • Editorial: 'It's time to challenge those who deny a pension time-bomb' 27 Jan 2020 03:08 Amid the noise of an election auction, we now seriously risk losing our way over the pensions issue. We badly need to strip out the noise and look coldly at the facts.The good news is that Irish people are living longer. Thirty years ago we averaged a …
  • Editorial: Achtyl's slap on the wrist 27 Jan 2020 01:12 Kenneth P. Achtyl turned in his Erie County sheriff’s deputy badge last September, shortly after he was convicted of three charges from his roughing up a young man outside a Buffalo Bills game in December 2017. In Achtyl’s sentencing on Thursday, the judge …
  • EDITORIAL: Hlophe vs Goliath puts judiciary in peril — step in now, Chief Justice Mogoeng 27 Jan 2020 00:19 Western Cape Judge President John Hlophe. (Photo: Oupa Nkosi) Allegations of gross misconduct levelled at Western Cape Judge President John Hlophe by Deputy Judge President Patricia Goliath need not be investigated by the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) …
  • EDITORIAL: Pay victims promptly 26 Jan 2020 23:14 Monday, January 27, 2020 0:01 By EDITORIAL A herd of elephants at Burgret village near Nanyuki town. photo | JOSEPH KANYI | NMG  Reports that the government is facing multiple legal suits over failure to pay Sh7 billion in compensation claims for victims …
  • Editorial: Coronavirus spreading panic 26 Jan 2020 22:26 Afghanistan already has a host of viruses to battle against – ranging from the Polio to the Congo virus – and its deficient and scanty healthcare system cannot afford new infections at a time when a new strain of coronavirus is making headlines and …
  • Editorial: Answers needed before acting on OPERS freeze 26 Jan 2020 20:46 More changes meant to strengthen Ohio’s largest public pension system should not be rushed into – not after its board voted 9-2 just over a week ago to cut health-care benefits What happens next is in the hands of the state legislature. It’s been four …
  • Editorial: Democracy in the crosshairs 26 Jan 2020 17:34 Nearly two years ago, the governing board of Effingham County, Illinois, passed a resolution declaring itself a “sanctuary county” and barring “employees from enforcing the unconstitutional actions of the state government.” Those actions? Gun control laws, …
  • EDITORIAL: Good news, forward progress, at Little Canoe Creek 26 Jan 2020 17:31 There’s more good news for Etowah County’s Little Canoe Creek Mega-Site, even if it doesn’t register with an impatient populace worried about the county’s economic future. Marilyn Lott, the county’s economic development director, revealed last week that …
  • Editorial: Huge task to contain deadly virus 26 Jan 2020 17:23 There are few bigger tests for a nation than suddenly being confronted with a disastrous threat. As Australia takes advantage of a weather respite during a long, hot bushfire summer, China is trying — in an operation that involves putting an estimated 55 …
  • Editorial: Congressman becomes more than a mere footnote in history 26 Jan 2020 17:08 Congressman Lee Zeldin, an ardent supporter of President Trump, has joined the president’s legal team as impeachment moved to the Senate for what the Constitution characterizes as a trial, meaning a process by which fact is determined. Once the facts are …
  • Forum Editorial: Why is it so hard for some officials to conduct public business in open meetings? 26 Jan 2020 16:35 “North Dakota’s laws state that all government records and meetings must be open to the public unless otherwise authorized by a specific law.” That guidance comes from the North Dakota Office of the Attorney General. Minnesota has similar laws. We repeat: …
  • Editorial: WISC Editorial Agenda 2020 – Shared Concerns 26 Jan 2020 16:32 January 26, 2020 9:00 AM Posted: January 26, 2020 9:00 AM Updated: January 26, 2020 9:51 AM Despite obstacles that seem to be mounting nonstop, giving up on democracy is not an option. To that end the WISC editorial agenda for 2020 will focus on what …
  • Editorial: Yes on California Prop. 13 26 Jan 2020 13:06 Chronicle Editorial Board Published 4:00 am PST, Sunday, January 26, 2020 Photo: Getty Images Photo: Getty Images Editorial: Yes on California Prop. 13 The only statewide measure on the March 3 primary is a $15 billion bond to build and repair schools, …
  • Editorial: Newsom’s delta tunnel plan could work — but only as part of a more comprehensive water effort 26 Jan 2020 11:31 In theory, a delta tunnel could work. The point of Gov. Gavin Newsom’s proposed underground aqueduct is to divert water from the Sacramento River beneath the fragile wetlands, waterways and islands that make up the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta to an …
  • Editorial: EdChoice list grows beyond intended fix 26 Jan 2020 11:23 Our View: State lawmakers must address underlying issues affecting public education. Recruiting season is upon us. Not for athletes, but rather for students who will be enrolled in grades K-12 for the 2020-21 school year. Nearly 3,000 organized events are …
  • Editorial: It’s bad business for Ohio to dictate wages 26 Jan 2020 09:57 It sounds good when State Rep. Brigid Kelly, D-Cincinnati, says, “The promise of America is that it is supposed to be the land of opportunity, where if you work hard, you can succeed, and you can get ahead.” It sounds good, that is, until Kelly stipulates …
  • Editorial: 'Election winners must be prudent' 26 Jan 2020 07:33 0 Comments Editorial: 'Election winners must be prudent' Independent.ie At the end of week one of the General Election, we have seen more election promises than is good for us. The first major issue to hit the headlines was, rightly, gangland crime …
  • EDITORIAL: Tragic, deadly downtown Las Vegas fire reveals inspection issues 26 Jan 2020 06:55 Sandi Jones struggled for air as the smoke billowed around her. “Oh, I can’t breathe,” she told the 911 operator. In the background, an unidentified voice made clear the urgency of the moment: “Get out! Get out!” Just before Ms. Jones escaped the Dec. 21 …
  • Tribune Editorial: After a year of defying Utahns, our leaders must face their credibility gap 26 Jan 2020 06:53 Holy cow this tax reform thing has been bungled. Thursday’s announcement that the bill passed in December would be repealed in January is just the latest veer in this clown car of a process. The past year first saw one major tax reform plan — negotiated in …
  • The Observer view: US bullying on tax and tech must be resisted | Observer editorial 26 Jan 2020 06:12 Donald Trump’s propensity for bullying people is well-known. The US president frequently resorts to threats, insults, heavyhanded pressure tactics and disproportionate retaliation to get his own way. Boris Johnson, a supposed Trump chum, now finds himself …
  • The Observer view on the coronavirus outbreak | Observer editorial 26 Jan 2020 06:12 The world’s most populous country yesterday celebrated the lunar new year, usually a time of family reunion and joyful celebration. For many Chinese people who have moved away from their place of birth, it is the one time of year they get to visit their …
  • Editorial cartoon (1): Jan. 26, 2020 26 Jan 2020 05:19
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  • Editorial: ‘Change’ program could help more homeless 26 Jan 2020 05:19 The goal of the Prescott program “Change for the Better” is good: offer downtown visitors a way to help the homeless without giving directly to panhandlers. All of those coins from parking-meter-style collection points near the courthouse plaza are adding …
  • Editorial: The UK changing its travel advisory to Pakistan will send a positive signal to other countries 26 Jan 2020 02:47 WITH the UK changing its travel advisory to Pakistan to reflect the improved security situation in the country, officialdom here has been given some breathing space. In a statement, the British high commissioner to Pakistan, Dr Christian Turner, said: “ …
  • Des Moines Register Editorial Board Endorses Elizabeth Warren 26 Jan 2020 02:13 × Des Moines Register Editorial Board Endorses Elizabeth Warren DES MOINES, Iowa — The Des Moines Register’s editorial board has endorsed Senator Elizabeth Warren for the Democratic presidential nomination. The editorial board announced the decision …
  • Editorial: Leaning forward in Buffalo 26 Jan 2020 01:24 The Prospectus supplement in today’s Buffalo News lays out six key decisions that will shape the region’s future. We have some thoughts on the issues and how they might shake out. A Bills stadium: When Billy Joel hits the stage at New Era Field in August, …
  • The Des Moines Register's editorial board endorses Elizabeth Warren for president 26 Jan 2020 01:07 "Elizabeth Warren will push an unequal America in the right direction," the headline of the endorsement reads. The editorial board called Warren "the best leader for these times," and said she "is not the radical some perceive her …
  • Editorial: Vacant posts’ plight 26 Jan 2020 00:57 While Afghanistan has been bedeviled by uncertainty due to political wrangling and the long-drawn-out peace process, a recent World Bank report warned against tough times in 2020 in terms of economic resilience. The World Bank cautioned Afghanistan against …
  • EDITORIAL COMMENT: Leave children out of politics 25 Jan 2020 23:48 The Sunday News Anything that revolves around children, the best interests of the child must always prevail. If seen that the best interests are being compromised or exposed to danger, then the law usually intervenes on their behalf.  Usually it is done …
  • WaPost Editorial Board Issues Ominous Impeachment Warning To GOP Senators, Trump 25 Jan 2020 20:49 Maybe not today, maybe not tomorrow.In an editorial published Friday, the board said Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) and his co-House impeachment managers had laid out “the hard evidence” to the GOP-controlled Senate that Trump “used presidential powers to …
  • Editorial: Help Hunger First help our city's homeless 25 Jan 2020 18:07 As Michael Gillis explained, it was rather cold on New Year’s Eve, and some folks “had nowhere to go and would have had to go back to the street.” So Gillis gave them a place to sleep. And was summoned to court for it. Gillis is executive director of …
  • Editorial: All Blacks breaking new ground with planned trip to Mbombela 25 Jan 2020 17:11 EDITORIAL Some reports suggesting the newly crowned world champion Springboks could play the All Blacks at Mbombela Stadium in the city formerly known as Nelspruit as part of the Rugby Championship in September have called it an "odd" choice of …
  • Editorial: Reaching out to Shelter Island’s young 25 Jan 2020 16:07 Growing up has always been a difficult progression. From the time we go to school until our late teens or early 20s, we’re under the pressure of expectations by parents, teachers, coaches and peers. Finding our feet emotionally to deal with maturity is far …
  • EDITORIAL: EA states must wage joint war on locust invasion 25 Jan 2020 15:31 By The EastAfrican More by this Author East Africa is experiencing one of the worst locust invasions in decades. If the chaotic reactions in Kenya and Uganda demonstrate anything, it is the loss of communal and institutional memory about an omnipresent, if …
  • Record editorial: Get out of your house, Parkites, and into the Sundance action 25 Jan 2020 13:09 By the time this edition of The Park Record hits doorsteps, the Sundance Film Festival will be in full swing. Crowds will have swelled, celebrities will have been sighted, and credits will have rolled on the premieres of dozens of films. And many Parkites …
  • EDITORIAL: Jim Lehrer’s old school journalism is exactly how we should still be doing it today 25 Jan 2020 13:08 When he signed off from his long and excellent broadcasting career, Jim Lehrer was still the same sort of journalist that he started as. He was, as he put it, a newspaperman. The term is dated now, but Lehrer described in a common term then something …
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  • Editorial: Week in Review — Jan. 25 25 Jan 2020 11:02 Our Views: On reliable transportation, new leadership at Mount Union and a ‘commonsense’ law The clearest path out of poverty is through gainful, steady employment. Studies repeatedly have shown lack of reliable transportation too often stands as a barrier …