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Hawks own some of the top athletic streaks

Published Sep. 26 2018

Success breeds success.

All Eyes On Washington: Ford should be heard, but Kavanaugh must be presumed innocent

Published Sep. 26 2018

All eyes will be on Washington Thursday when U.S. Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh and the woman who has...

Letters to the Editor: Back to basics & Truth

Published Sep. 26 2018

Our country is out of order. We have just let everything be OK. I have to blame the males in...

Declaring Korea peace a bad idea

Published Sep. 26 2018

President Donald Trump appears eager to declare that peace has come to the Korean peninsula.

Time to end the judiciary circus

Published Sep. 26 2018

The Ringling Brothers & Barnum and Bailey Circus announced last year it was closing after a 146-year run, largely because...

Fake News

Published Sep. 25 2018

Business Insider recently surveyed Americans to find out their preferences in fast food.

Letter to the Editor

Published Sep. 25 2018

The right people

Gender gap not necessarily bad news for GOP

Published Sep. 25 2018

That Republicans suffer from a "gender gap" has for decades been a nearly unshakable assumption of American political journalism. Dick...

Everyone loses, no matter if Kavanaugh confirmed

Published Sep. 25 2018

When a Supreme Court seat is up for grabs, no one expects reason and cooler heads to win the day.

Banned Books: Free exchange of ideas vital to democracy

Published Sep. 24 2018

When we see books banned and burned in other countries—totalitarian regimes, for example—we are quick to condemn. We see ourselves...

Dropping my anonymity unlike New York Times

Published Sep. 24 2018

I've been sending anonymous op-ed pieces to The New York Times for my entire life, and none of them has...

One smear vs. another at the New York Times

Published Sep. 24 2018

The New York Times' headline read: "Nikki Haley's View of New York Is Priceless. Her Curtains? $52,701." The headline clearly...

Who are we, anyway?

Published Sep. 24 2018

We're once again drastically cutting the number of refugees who can resettle in the U.S. while we concentrate on asylum...

In the Swim: Pool deal a win-win for both TC, TISD

Published Sep. 23 2018

Texarkana College and the Texarkana, Texas, Independent School District reached an agreement this week that should benefit both.

Attacking both Kavanaugh, republic

Published Sep. 23 2018

It's another sad summation of this nation's political state that an unprovable, 36-year-old, last-minute sexual allegation just could keep the...

Unlikely allies in Yom Kippur War

Published Sep. 23 2018

As Israel rushed its reserves to meet the surprise Syrian-Egyptian attack opening the Yom Kippur War in 1973, it simultaneously...

Kavanaugh's judgment is troubling

Published Sep. 23 2018

The world waits for the GOP and FBI to quit dawdling and start really investigating the troubling accusation that, as...

Winner, winner, chicken dinner!

Published Sep. 22 2018

If you don't feel like buying an all-new, 2019 Lexus ES, maybe you could steal one.

Fur Bans: Industry crackdown might give business a few more years

Published Sep. 21 2018

Many readers can remember back several years when animal rights activists had a field day throwing red paint—sometimes even real...

The FDA's vape attack

Published Sep. 21 2018

Many teens have wised up to the disastrous health effects of cigarettes. They don't—and won't ever—smoke. Unfortunately, a fast-rising number...

The kind of immigrant couple we should welcome

Published Sep. 21 2018

Last weekend, I attended a wedding in Atlanta between a brilliant Afghan writer and an equally brilliant young Chinese American...

The Democrats' delaying tactics on Kavanaugh

Published Sep. 21 2018

You have to hand it to the Democrats. They know how to use the media and the political process to...

Kavanaugh Controversy: Should sexual assault allegation affect confirmation?

Published Sep. 21 2018

Judge Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump's nominee to the U.S. Supreme Court, seemed set for confirmation until a bombshell dropped.