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Letters to the Editor

Published Feb. 8 2016

TO THE EDITOR: Getting the facts right: Corrections to the Feb. 1 Commissioners Candidate Profile.

The big winner in Iowa: Democracy

Published Feb. 8 2016

On a hot July day in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, a Latina business owner addressed a crowd at an event billed...

Please pass the peas and the presidency

Published Feb. 8 2016

Sunday Family Dinner at the Bush House

Frame by Frame: Netflix documentary series compelling, but it's not evidence of guilt, innocence

Published Feb. 8 2016

The Netflix documentary series "Making a Murderer" has made a big impact across the nation—and here in the Twin Cities.

Vigilante Journalism: Publisher wrong to put police officers' lives at risk

Published Feb. 8 2016

We all know what "vigilante justice" means. When citizens take the law into their own hands.

Senate deserves a vote on Obama's FDA nominee

Published Feb. 8 2016

Robert Califf, the deputy commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, was a cardiologist and researcher at Duke University. He...

In Afghanistan, free-thinking school soldiers on

Published Feb. 8 2016

Despite Taliban gains and the Islamic State's emergence in Afghanistan, one amazing Kabul school continues to teach 4,000 students (half...

FOUR DANGEROUS TAX MISTAKES THAT COULD COST YOU

Published Feb. 7 2016

Pinching pennies and investing are not the only sound strategies to build long-term wealth. Smart tax planning and avoiding dangerous...

Best Wishes: We wish Mayor Ruth Penney-Bell a speedy recovery

Published Feb. 7 2016

It is with sadness that we reported last week that Texarkana, Ark., Mayor Ruth Penney-Bell has been diagnosed with breast...

Encore offers luxury and value

Published Feb. 7 2016

A nice choice for young families or empty nesters looking for affordability with some panache, the Buick Encore offers a...

2016 Sedona's warranty, insides make it a must-see

Published Feb. 7 2016

With the best warranty coverage of any minivan and an award-winning and inviting interior, the 2016 Kia Sedona is a...

A possible last stand for John Kasich

Published Feb. 6 2016

ROCHESTER, N.H.—The contrast couldn't be more striking.

'Promising' beginning for campaign 2016

Published Feb. 6 2016

America's 2016 presidential campaign has gotten off to a highly promising start—and that's the problem.

Super Bowl's 60 minutes of damage

Published Feb. 6 2016

WASHINGTON—Settling unhappily into his Super Bowl seat, Himalayan high behind the end zone, Joe spots an empty seat low and...

Beetle Dune gives illusion of outdoor agility

Published Feb. 6 2016

Since its rebirth in 1998, the Volkswagen Beetle has been the subject of a key question for those possessing a...

Range Rover Sport HSE Td6: A posh drive through winter's wickedness

Published Feb. 6 2016

Land Rover has made its reputation by selling cars capable of fording rocky streams and climbing icy slopes to drivers...

Under the Hood: Give faulty fuel gauge a good, hard smack

Published Feb. 6 2016

Q: I have a 2002 GMC Sierra 1500 pickup with 100,000 miles on the odometer. Around the 76,000-mile mark, I...

Mardi Gras: Let the good times roll today in downtown Texarkana

Published Feb. 6 2016

Fat Tuesday is not until a few days, but the fun is already starting.

Cheers & Jeers

Published Feb. 5 2016

Cheers & Jeers for Feb, 6, 2016

Patients who join clinical trials can be lifesavers

Published Feb. 5 2016

As the nation takes up what President Barack Obama calls a moon shot to cure cancer, the need for contributions...

Rubio's Goldilocks election strategy

Published Feb. 5 2016

This should be Marco Rubio's moment. The Florida senator achieved an impressive third-place finish in the Iowa caucuses, behind Ted...

The global failure of multiculturalism

Published Feb. 5 2016

Just as radar warns of approaching storms, so does the flood of migrants entering Europe warn us of a deluge...

Dr. Pick 'Em deliberates Super Bowl subtleties

Published Feb. 4 2016

"Hoo-hah," came the cry from the back porch, where Dr. Pick 'Em was surfing the day's sports news.