Tue, 18 Dec 2018

Cooperation needed to save bighorn in Colorado

Rocky Mountain bighorn sheep stand on a cliff overlooking Colorado 119 in Clear Creek Canyon in 2008. A large band ...

Limerick: Here's a theory: It's time to reclaim the meaning of some important words

Fellow citizens, rush to the aid of words in pain. Truth, accuracy, and fact would particularly welcome your help. ...

How evangelical capitulation equals the loss of religious freedom

This past week, the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) and the National Association of Evangelicals (NAE), two of ...

Follow the (climate change) money

The first iron rule of American politics is: Follow the money. This explains, oh, about 80 percent of what goes ...

Tennessee doing pro-life right

The worst abortions opponents, the ones who give pro-lifers a bad name, are the ones who stand safely away from ...

Disarming legislators makes them targets for terrorists, criminals

Letting legislators bring guns onto the U.S. Capitol grounds or into their offices hasn't been a problem for 242 years. ...

America's culture war now includes paganism, an old foe of civilization

Ross Douthat, a columnist for The New York Times, says the culture war in America may not be so much ...

NFL now needs giveaways, promotions to lure fans to games

In today's NFL, with swaths of empty seats in stadiums across the country, it has come to this -- giveaways ...

BOOK REVIEW: 'Landing on the Edge of Eternity' by Robert Kershaw

Extraordinary and excruciating, "Landing on the Edge of Eternity" might be the hardcover version of "Saving Private Ryan"'s torturous opening ...

EDITORIAL: Time to finish the Wall

If President Trump sends a wish list to the North Pole, it might say something like this (and he had ...

The threat of Hezbollah's precision-guided missiles

On a three-day trip to Baghdad and Fallujah in December 2005, I could see the devastating effects of precision-guided munitions ...

Why desegregation matters

Separateness can be beautiful, expressed in distinct cultures, traditions, and nations. But when the Supreme Court declared in 1954 that ...

Weed for Rails? Whoa, man - Queens Chronicle: Editorials

Theyve tried instituting another millionaires tax (starting with those earning about a quarter of that). Theyre still trying some new ...

Change the rule, honor McHugh - Queens Chronicle: Editorials

Youve seen that opening battle scene in Saving Private Ryan, right? Brutal stuff, and one of the most accurate portrayals ...

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Let Europe serve as lesson

Europe is being destroyed by uncontrolled migration. There are refugees, fake refugees, economic migrants and terrorists, and no one can ...

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Focus on inmate rehabilitation

While I agree with Sen. Tom Cotton that there is a risk associated with releasing potentially dangerous criminals early, we ...

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Bomb explodes outside Greek media office, wrecking major damage

ATHENS, Greece - In an incident that has been denounced across Greece as an "attack on democracy," a powerful bomb ...

UN migration pact sparks massive protest, clashes in Brussels

BRUSSELS, Belgium - Days after more than 150 countries, including Belgium backed a United Nations Migration pact, the Belgian capital ...

North Korea threatens to block denuclearization over U.S. sanctions

PYONGYANG, North Korea - Months after touting a historic breakthrough in peace talks with North Korea, the U.S. President Donald ...

Macron's popularity sinks as Yellow Vest continue to protest

PARIS, France - Paying no heed to calls by the French government, which urged the Yellow Vest protesters to refrain ...

Indonesia's Mount Soputan erupts twice, sends thick ash into the sky

JAKARTA, Indonesia - One of the most active volcanoes in Indonesia's Sulawesi Island - Mount Soputan erupted twice in a ...

Massive explosion at Japanese bar leaves over 40 injured

SAPPORA, Japan - More than 42 people suffered injuries in a massive explosion at a bar in the northern Japanese ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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