Jun 19, 2014 - By James Rosen and John Moritz, MCT Washington Bureau:  WASHINGTON -- Senators challenged the nation's top military leaders Wednesday over the recent chaos in Iraq, asking how Iraqi troops could be fleeing their ... [more]
Jun 19, 2014 - By Clair McFarland:  Last weekend, I was tasked with caring for my brother's dog, Dreiko, while my brother was away.
Jun 19, 2014 - By Steven R. Peck:  It appears that the Hudson homicide case finally might have come to an end
Jun 18, 2014 - By Steven R. Peck:  I've got a fair number of Ranger Mining Editions under my belt, but a visitor to this office on Tuesday has me topped. And he's got some skin in the game -- ... [more]
Jun 18, 2014 - By Steven R. Peck:  Whatever the energy demand, we are likely to be the one to fill it
Jun 17, 2014 - By Rob Hotakainen, MCT Washington Bureau:  Critics say it's corporate welfare, unnecessarily putting taxpayers' money at risk.
Jun 17, 2014 - By Steven R. Peck:  Summer is near?
Jun 15, 2014 - By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer:  Our nation's quagmire of legal hurdles and safeguards is one of life's great annoyances.
Jun 15, 2014 - By Steven R. Peck:  Use part of this day to understand the old man a little better than before
Jun 13, 2014 - By Chris Peck:  The most troubling part of all the recent public shootings is that they now border on being normal.
Jun 13, 2014 - By Steven R. Peck:  Everyone sees what is happening, but what to do about it is another matter
Jun 12, 2014 - By Betty Starks Case:  What do you know for sure about the relationship between fathers and sons?
Jun 12, 2014 - By Steven R. Peck:  Opinions in the West aren't unanimous, but they might be the basis for consensus
Jun 11, 2014 - By Carl Manning:  June is a good month to see one of the most impressive regions of the Milky Way. MS and M13 are two of the brightest "gas globulars" in the night sky, and they ... [more]
Jun 11, 2014 - By Steven R. Peck:  Is it an aberration or a signal?
Jun 11, 2014 - By The Kansas City Star:  Student loan debt is forcing millions of Americans to live with the brakes on. President Barack Obama on Monday announced a step that will help some of those ... [more]
Jun 10, 2014 - By Steven R. Peck:  Vote for me
Jun 9, 2014 - By Mark Shields:  Long before he teamed with Erskine Bowles, a Democrat and former President Bill Clinton's White House chief of staff, to lead the bipartisan commission on ... [more]
Jun 9, 2014 - By Randy Tucker:  The news is a a lot better than I reported three weeks ago.
Jun 9, 2014 - By Steven R. Peck:  Horror, heart and heroism characterized the allied landing on D-Day 70 years ago
Jun 9, 2014 - By Chris Peck:  You'd probably want no stone left unturned to free him
Jun 6, 2014 - By Steven R. Peck:  Public reaction to losing alley trash collection shows it is valued highly
Jun 5, 2014 - By Clair McFarland:  This June has brought a few interesting things into my life, including a miller (the insect) who likes to fly out of my medicine cabinet in a rage, a ... [more]
Jun 5, 2014 - By Steven R. Peck:  Falls at work are a major problem, but usually they are preventable
Jun 4, 2014 - By Steven R. Peck:  For a few weeks this spring, there's something to root for with no strings attached
Jun 3, 2014 - By Ana Lazaro Verde and Hubert Kahl, MCT News Service:  The Spanish monarchy was for many years the country's most popular institution, but now only about one-third of Spaniards approve of it.
Jun 3, 2014 - By Steven R. Peck:  Water watching
Jun 2, 2014 - By Mark Shields:  Even though the staff people who work on Capitol Hill voted him "the nicest" member of Congress, Rep. Walter Jones, the iconoclastic North Carolina Republican, ... [more]
Jun 2, 2014 - By Randy Tucker:  From sports to history, education, inept politicians, and important people in my life, the source material never ends.
Jun 2, 2014 - By Steven R. Peck:  Familiar themes are expressed; let opportunity be highest among them