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Twists and turns

Oh, what a difference two weeks can make — well, not quite even two weeks! Actually it took... More

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Clearing the smoke

For several months, we planned to run a feature story on cigarette smoking — it appeared in the... More

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Helen left a big footprint

Helen Thomas, known worldwide as a White House correspondent, once said she’d be remembered by... More

  • By Carl West
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‘Color line’ still drawn

As the unfortunate tragedy of Trayvon Martin’s death painfully shifts from a shocking existential... More

  • By Dan S. Green
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Your letters

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Congrats to Cards

It should matter little whether our political or sports inclinations are red or blue, we should... More

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Motor city meltdown

The expected unexpected finally happened last week when Detroit’s designated “emergency manager,”... More

  • By Tim Capps/Contributing columnist
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Sit tight amid suits

Those occupying the chairs in the Paul Sawyier Public Library’s boardroom might want to sit tight... More

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Rock star terrorist

As the old saying goes, a picture’s worth a thousand words — or, in the case of a picture like... More

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Filibuster abuse

By Tim capps Contributing columnist The United States Senate has historically operated by... More

  • By Tim Capps/Contributing columnist
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Shocking sum

A Democratic strategist who recently spoke with Alison Lundergan Grimes reports the senatorial... More

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A toast to Elmer

This may be hard for some to swallow, but Kentucky is actually more the home of bourbon that it... More

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Beauty inside, out

When we think “beauty” pageant, we often only focus on outer beauty and such qualities as poise,... More

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Pipeline puzzle

Generally speaking, a great many things puzzle us since it’s our job to be puzzled and ask... More

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Times change

Two stories in the past week have happened in the same location: Steadmantown Lane. Or is it... More

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Team spirit

Anyone who has ever played a high school sport remembers two-a-days. Maybe not fondly, but... More

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