Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: The Middle East muddle between the US and Iraq

JULY 18, 2017 — There is a growing feeling in Washington, underlined by the character of the forces that have nearly brought about the fall of M...

July 21st, 2017 |  


Chicago Tribune: How humans can avert mass extinctions of animals

JULY 18, 2017 — For millions of years, Australia had no human inhabitants. When people finally arrived there some 45,000 years ago, the continen...

July 20th, 2017 |  


Chicago Tribune: Amelia Earhart legend survives

By mid-July 1937, the search for Amelia Earhart and her twin engine Lockheed Electra airplane had come up empty.The heroic American pilot and her navi...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Chicago Tribune: The FCC’s single digit for robocallers

JULY 14, 2017 — If you’ve ever had your dinner interrupted by an annoying robocall sales pitch — and who hasn’t? — this ...

July 18th, 2017 |  


Orange County (Calif.) Register: No more lifeline for wasteful program

JULY 13, 2017 — Life, liberty and … free cellphone service? The questionable “Obamaphone” program is still plagued by waste, f...

July 17th, 2017 |  


Pittsburgh Post Dispatch: Feds finally on offensive on opioids

Pittsburgh Post Dispatch: Feds finally on offensive on opioids

Two announcements from the federal government represent progress in the fight against opioids. On Monday, the Food and Drug Administration said it wil...

July 14th, 2017 |  


Editorial: Farmers provide key to ensuring a healthy Lake Erie

Editorial: Farmers provide key to ensuring a healthy Lake Erie

Now that Ohio officials have learned the problem with algae blooms on Lake Erie will be much worse than expected this year, it raises questions about ...

July 14th, 2017 |  


Chicago Tribune: What Trump’s election commission could do

JULY 12, 2017 — It may have sounded like a simple undertaking that wouldn’t attract much attention and might advance a worthy purpose: Set...

July 14th, 2017 |  


Chicago Tribune: Goodbye to the gas pedal

JULY 8, 2017 — Progress in electric car development was steady — a new Tesla here, a Chevy Bolt there. Until, like a thunderclap, came new...

July 13th, 2017 |  


Orange County (Calif.) Register: States facing big budgetary troubles ahead

JULY 7, 2017 — There could be some difficult times ahead for state and local governments, according to an analysis by the National Association o...

July 12th, 2017 |