MIAMI -- The man who single-handedly started the Latino backlash against Donald Trump found himself at the center of his own story.
Jorge Ramos, the star Univision television anchor, stood up during a news conference to ...Read more
Which presidential candidate would be the biggest budget-buster? Bernie Sanders, the welfare-state socialist? Hillary Clinton, the activist-government Democrat? Any of a passel of no-new-taxes Republicans? Nope. It's the ...Read more
With spin that would make even P.T. Barnum blush, the keepers at the National Zoo are claiming that taking newborn cubs away from panda mother Mei Xiang is for her own benefit. She has strenuously resisted losing her ...Read more
There is way too much passion in our midst.
I don't mean the passion of love and romance. There's never enough of that. And not the passion of creativity, intellect and art. There's a deficit of that.
I mean the passion ...Read more
The following editorial appeared in the Los Angeles Times on Thursday, Aug. 27:
A bill in the Ohio Legislature that would ban a woman from having an abortion solely because of a prenatal diagnosis of Down syndrome is ...Read more
When you hear the word "enough" does it sound like a reprimand, a sigh of repletion or a warning that it's time to pack up and go?
When is enough enough? How do you know when you're done?
I'm attracted to excess; it's ...Read more
America's ritualized response to gun violence is no more comforting for being so familiar. The initial burst of horror. The ricochet of blame. The benumbed kin struggling to understand why guns are so readily available to ...Read more
A friend of mine recently decided to have her eggs frozen.
She's single and has long been focused on what is by most accounts an enviable career.
With 40 looming large in her future, she wanted to catch a ride on the ...Read more
In the Arms of SteeleK.L. Burrell
Chloe wanted a change. Growing up in the Midwest, she always dreamed of living near the ocean. She had many dreams that she wanted to fulfill. She never dreamed of the many things that would happen to her once she moved to West Palm Beach. Seeking to become a business manager, and possibly ...
In the digital realm, there are no hard deadlines. Editors can tweak a story and reporters can update it at any moment. The ability to revise without limit -- virtually instantaneously -- has, of course, revolutionized ...Read more
Tens of millions of advertising dollars have been shelled out by conservatives and pro-Israel groups that want to kill the Iran deal.
Their efforts are likely to fail. It looks as if President Barack Obama will rally ...Read more
"This thing is like an onion," George Costanza once said on an episode of "Seinfeld." "The more layers you peel, the more it stinks." Just about anyone who examines the Iran nuclear deal knows how he feels.
Look at the ...Read more
Holier-than-thou liberals on the Denver city council are waging war on Chick-fil-A in the name of tolerance and diversity. Now, let me tell you what the squawking is really all about: It's a distraction, a feint, a mile-...Read more
WASHINGTON -- A funny thing happened while the world financial markets shuddered in panic this week. A range of indicators about the U.S. economy, the world's largest, showed a recovery that's continuing to gain steam.
GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump has built a lead in polls by tapping into voters' worries the United States has faltered under Democratic President Barack Obama.
Trump continued to ...Read more
NEW ORLEANS -- As President Barack Obama toured the Treme neighborhood of this city on Thursday, admiring the neat rows of brightly painted houses on a street battered by Hurricane Katrina, a 92-year-old woman -- a local ...Read more
Among a very long list of harms inflicted upon the United States by Barack Obama and his party, perhaps the worst was Caesarism. Obama relished the worship of millions in 2008. From his star turn at the 2004 Democratic ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Does Hillary Clinton have a serious legal problem because she may have transmitted classified information on her private email server? After talking with a half-dozen knowledgeable lawyers, I think this "...Read more
WASHINGTON -- On September 5, 2014, Russian agents crossed into Estonia and kidnapped an Estonian security official. Last week, after a closed trial, Russia sentenced him to 15 years.
The reaction? The State Department ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- I know you haven't heard enough about Donald Trump recently, so here's more: At this point, anyone who says he can't win the Republican nomination is in deep denial.
Trump announced his candidacy on June 16 ...Read more
The Wednesday morning murders of 24-year-old Roanoke TV reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward, 27, were a racist atrocity, a hate crime. Were they not white, they would be alive today.
Their killer, Vester L. ...Read more
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