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Flagship sedan carves out a spot of modest luxury

Published Jan. 15 2017

Thick, wet snow shrouded visibility and parallel ruts formed in the white stuff, serving as lanes. Traffic slowed to 20...

A President Trump and long-term investing

Published Jan. 15 2017

For decades, American investors have been encouraged to think long-term. Focus on the next several years, not solely this quarter....

Moving quickly on repeal and replacement

Published Jan. 14 2017

President-elect Donald Trump has repeatedly promised voters he will repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. Now he and his...

The PTO's assault on free speech

Published Jan. 14 2017

WASHINGTON—In 1929, Chief Justice William Howard Taft convinced Congress to finance construction of "a building of dignity and importance" for...

Sympathy for the victors, now in charge

Published Jan. 14 2017

The inauguration of a new president next week threatens to make a lot of Americans feel uncomfortable. Rather than take...

Presidential Pardon: Obama should refuse to release soldier convicted of espionage

Published Jan. 14 2017

In early 2010, a U.S. Army soldier named Bradley Manning downloaded hundreds of thousands of pages of classified material and...

Comments & Criticisms: Rating system confusing, harmful

Published Jan. 14 2017

An open letter to the communities of Red River County concerning the preliminary A-F rating system

Secretary of state nominee allays some fears

Published Jan. 14 2017

Rex Tillerson's testimony at Wednesday's Senate confirmation hearing for secretary of state offered some relief for those worried about a...

Not-so-golden moment at Golden Globes

Published Jan. 14 2017

Meryl Streep has played many roles in her long career and holds the record for the most Academy Award nominations...

Chargers move a reminder it doesn't pay for cities to do business with the NFL

Published Jan. 14 2017

There isn't much more to say about the San Diego Chargers' move to Los Angeles other than: "We told you...

Repeal?: Should Congress wait for an alternative before getting rid of Obamacare?

Published Jan. 13 2017

Working late into the night as Wednesday became Thursday, Senate Republicans approved a budget bill that paved the way for...

Letter to the Editor: Pandora's Box

Published Jan. 13 2017

Texas State Representative Jonathon Strickland seems to have no grasp of what may be in Pandora's Box AKA House Bill...

President Obama: A farewell speech in a bubble

Published Jan. 13 2017

We did it. In my youth, it would have been unimaginable that we would ever elect a black president. But...

'Good relationship' with Russia shouldn't be priority

Published Jan. 13 2017

Donald Trump is right. (I've been waiting weeks for a chance to write that.)

Disconnect: French law guarantees workers freedom from electronic leashes

Published Jan. 12 2017

Once upon a time, Americans went to work, put in their time and then went home to enjoy the free...

Twenty years later, academia may now be beyond satire

Published Jan. 12 2017

WASHINGTON—The Chronicle of Higher Education, which is a window on the sometimes weird world of academia, recently revisited a hilarious...

We have a new Congress, but same old stupidity

Published Jan. 12 2017

WASHINGTON—If there is one thing Congress has historically lacked, it is consistency. That is, except in one category: stupidity.

Replacing Obamacare with job-killing Chaoscare

Published Jan. 12 2017

Like most of the charges that Republicans threw at the Affordable Care Act over the past six years, the accusation...

Fueling the Fire: Blevins School Board takes a major misstep with award

Published Jan. 11 2017

More news from the Blevins, Ark., School Board.

Letter to the Editor: Issues

Published Jan. 11 2017

Now that the national elections have been decided, hopefully for the better, it is imperative the citizens turn their energy...

Seeking to end political disconnect

Published Jan. 11 2017

I made two New Year's resolutions: one personal, one professional. The personal is patience. I'm forever trying to lengthen my...

Russian hacking and glass houses

Published Jan. 11 2017

Many top U.S. intelligence agencies have concluded that Russian President Vladimir Putin directed a secret intelligence operation for the purpose...

If needed, Garrett must play backup Tony Romo against red-hot Packers

Published Jan. 11 2017

The "know it when you see it moment" is potentially coming for Jason Garrett and his backup quarterback. Coach Process...