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Congress must preserve workers' right to sue

Published May. 24 2018

A divided Supreme Court undercut American workers on Monday, ruling that employers can bar employees from bringing class-action lawsuits over...

Venezuela coup could open door to Russia, China

Published May. 24 2018

Trump administration officials have made thinly veiled calls for a military coup that would topple the Venezuelan dictatorship and pave...

Trade wars would avenge only mythical casualties

Published May. 24 2018

America's government declares "war" promiscuously—on poverty, on drugs, on cancer, etc.—except when actually going to war, which the nation has...

IN OUR VIEW: Repeating History? U.S. House votes to loosen banking restrictions

Published May. 24 2018

Back in 1929 after the crash of the stock market sent the U.S. economy into the Great Depression, Congress came...

Get Out!: Parents take adult son to court to force his leaving home

Published May. 23 2018

It wasn't so long ago that we all learned about so-called "helicopter parents," who were so intent on their child's...

Putting the brakes on runaway drug pricing

Published May. 23 2018

The latest example of runaway drug pricing has pitted the industrial town of Rockford, Ill., against specialty drug manufacturer Mallinckrodt...

Meghan breaks a barrier with strength and charm

Published May. 23 2018

It was wonderful to see the way Meghan Markle infused her African-American heritage into her wedding with Prince Harry.

The Republican Party's balanced budget fear factor

Published May. 23 2018

When President Franklin D. Roosevelt famously said, "The only thing we have to fear is fear itself," he could not...

Term Limits: Arkansas groups wants to further restrict time lawmakers could serve

Published May. 22 2018

Back in 1992, Arkansas voters approved Amendment 73 to the state constitution setting term limits for lawmakers.

Other Viewpoints: Keyless ignition dangers

Published May. 22 2018

Keyless ignition is one of those welcome advances in auto design that are easy to appreciate. No more fumbling for...

Trump should cancel meeting with Kim Jong Un

Published May. 22 2018

The notion of a Nobel Peace Prize for President Donald Trump is a peculiar one, but only the most petty,...

Amputee lost leg but found something special

Published May. 22 2018

DETROIT—It's coming on graduation season, but I've already heard the best commencement speech of the year. It wasn't delivered in...

Viral Madness

Published May. 21 2018

Those who live without social media have managed to blissfully avoid all posts, discussions, debates and even heated arguments over...

Legal? Not Here: States allowing recreational use emerge as illicit marijuana source

Published May. 20 2018

Arkansas Highway Police have always made drug seizures at weigh stations and during traffic stops.

New Echelon for Avalon

Published May. 19 2018

DEL MAR, Calif.—Don't look now, but baby boomers are becoming senior citizens at the rate of 10,000 per day, according...

Genesis G90 is luxurious opening act

Published May. 19 2018

The first thing you need to know about the Genesis G90 luxury sedan is that it's definitely not a Hyundai....

Under the Hood: Adjusting timing, like tune-ups, a thing of the past

Published May. 19 2018

Last week I took my pickup in for a tune-up because it was running rough and needed to be checked...

Kia's Stinger sport sedan offers premium performance

Published May. 19 2018

Kia vehicles have become more stylish and appealing lately, and now, with the all-new Stinger sport sedan, performance is maximized...

Denali is not the champagne of compact crossovers

Published May. 19 2018

The 2018 GMC Terrain reminds me of mass-produced beer. It's more similar than different from compact crossovers such as the...

Campus oppression and free expression

Published May. 19 2018

WASHINGTON—On election night 2016, Mark Schlissel, the University of Michigan's president, addressed more than 1,000 students, declaring that the 90...

Could at least one party be coherent?

Published May. 19 2018

Six months out from the first crucial midterm elections of this presidency, both political parties are divided and floundering for...

College grads: Capable and cultivated?

Published May. 19 2018

It's college commencement time, and the question is the future of the graduates, whether we will have "capable and cultivated...

Protecting financial files vital in disaster

Published May. 19 2018

Are your personal documents and financial papers stored in a safe place in case of an emergency?