Los Angeles Times: Trump’s long-awaited news conference was spectacularly unpresidential

JAN. 12, 2017 — If anyone thought that election to the highest office in the land had changed Donald Trump, the president-elect’s news con...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Andres Oppenheimer: Trump hasn’t settled conflicts-of-interest fears

Andres Oppenheimer: Trump hasn’t settled conflicts-of-interest fears

While spending a few days in a posh South American sea resort in Uruguay during the first week of the year, I learned about the sudden — and mys...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Letter: Assumptions make little sense

Some of the assumptions Jim Jordan and Mark Meadows make in their column of Jan. 13, “No More Excuses, Republicans,” simply don’t ho...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Don Stratton: So you think medical costs are high today?

Don Stratton: So you think medical costs are high today?

I spent more than half my life working in one facet or another of the antique business, and have seen some interesting comparisons between the past an...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Orange County (Calif.) Register: Trump’s choice of vaccine foe Kennedy could worsen political ills

JAN. 12, 2017 — Not one to skirt controversy, President-elect Donald Trump has reinserted himself into a marginal but revealing controversy: vac...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Colin McEnroe: News media show the kind of restraint, ethics that Trump never has

Colin McEnroe: News media show the kind of restraint, ethics that Trump never has

There is one way to earn the respect of Donald J. Trump: Be a vastly better person than he is. This is not difficult.On Wednesday, Trump was awash in ...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Another way in abortion debate

There have been several letters in The Lima News in recent months dealing with the very contentious issue of abortion. One group condemns abortion as ...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Jim Krumel: A conversation with an M.L. King award winner

Jim Krumel: A conversation with an M.L. King award winner

Phillip Morton calls himself an ordinary person who just wants the best for his family and community.He and his wife, Erin, have been married for 24 y...

January 15th, 2017 updated: January 16th, 2017. |  


Fun Facts: Obama ‘the guy’

NIGHT OWL• President Barack Obama is a night owl, going to bed at midnight and rising before 7 a.m.• Obama eats exactly seven lightly salt...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Thomas Lucente: Good riddance Barack Obama

Thomas Lucente: Good riddance Barack Obama

In five days, President Barack Hussein Obama will leave the White House.Good riddance.Off the cuff and in rants to my friends and co-workers, who I kn...

January 15th, 2017 updated: January 15th, 2017. |