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Snow and School: For some in Arkansas, day off no longer in cards

Published Jan. 18 2018

Many readers can think back to their school days and remember eagerly anticipating snow each year.

Nursing home dealings threaten patient care

Published Jan. 18 2018

The outsourcing of logistical support services, which became commonplace in the U.S. military in the 1990s and later was adopted...

Imprudent words may hurt plans for border wall

Published Jan. 18 2018

WASHINGTON—Building walls to keep your neighbor out or you in is not a viable solution to anything in the modern...

A short-sighted new paean to progressivism

Published Jan. 18 2018

WASHINGTON—Is there anything more depressing than a cheerful liberal? The question is prompted by one such, historian David Goldfield, who...

Trades often leave baseball fans in the dark

Published Jan. 17 2018

Some recent trades have baseball fans scratching their heads.

Good Luck With That: Texas governor hopes to limit property tax growth

Published Jan. 17 2018

When it comes to taxes, the devil is often in the details.

Liberal double standard with 'Fire and Fury'?

Published Jan. 17 2018

Author Michael Wolff admits to blending fact and fiction in his new book, "Fire and Fury: Inside The Trump White...

DACA kids are victims of the political system

Published Jan. 17 2018

I don't know if it has to do with my Catholic upbringing, or the fact that I'm an Eagles fan,...

Thanks to China, Congress may have to cut spending

Published Jan. 17 2018

Is China about to do the United States a big favor, however unwittingly?

Wrong Button: Hawaii missile warning caused a commotion, but it's good a system is in place

Published Jan. 16 2018

Some of our readers may be old enough to remember the night before Halloween in 1938, nearly 80 years ago.

Where's Hollywood's apology for donating to Clintons?

Published Jan. 15 2018

In President Donald Trump era, Hollywood has become more political and less entertaining, while Washington, D.C., has become more entertaining...

Freedom's Holiday: Today we remember the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Published Jan. 15 2018

This is Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a day when we remember the man and his dream.

Remembering the past while looking to the future

Published Jan. 15 2018

As we roll into a New Year, you may or may not be pleased with your current circumstances.

Business Decisions: Walmart pay raise will benefit hundreds of thousands of workers long term

Published Jan. 14 2018

Walmart announced Thursday it is celebrating the Republican tax reform bill by sharing the wealth with employees.

Progressivism spills over at the pump

Published Jan. 14 2018

WASHINGTON—Frank Lloyd Wright purportedly said, "Tip the world over on its side and everything loose will land in Los Angeles."...

Lexus LC 500: New Lexus an instant classic in luxury market

Published Jan. 14 2018

Here it is, the second week of 2018, and I'm about to say the smartest thing I'll say all...

Maxima gets upgrades for the new year

Published Jan. 14 2018

Nissan rolled out the newest generation of its Nissan Maxima sport sedan just two years ago, and now it returns...

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan is like a good winter coat

Published Jan. 14 2018

A good compact crossover is like a good winter coat: it's nothing to get excited about, but its ability to...

Under the Hood: New tire size changes readings on odometer

Published Jan. 14 2018

Three months ago I purchased 2010 Jeep Wrangler Sport. It came with P255/75R17 tires which are larger than the original...

Honda Insight aims to become America's favorite hybrid

Published Jan. 14 2018

Honda will make its latest pitch for recognition as a leader in gasoline-electric hybrid vehicles when the sleek 2019 Insight...

2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter may be the answer to deliveries

Published Jan. 14 2018

STUTTGART, Germany—A century ago, it wasn't unusual for households, even middle class households, to have servants. The number has declined...

Have you seen any good movies lately?

Published Jan. 14 2018

Jodie Foster, accomplished producer, director and actor, isn't impressed with the fare generally available at the local multiplex. Noting the...

Trump is handling Iran exactly right

Published Jan. 14 2018

If you've got a minute to pause from our collective obsession with a gossipy book of dubious veracity, here's an...