Mar 7, 2013 - The Kansas City Star:  Venezuelan dictator Hugo Chavez portrayed himself as a man of the people, a defender of the poor. But during his long tenure, life for Venezuela's unfortunate ... [more]
Mar 6, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  Sequestration was supposed to be our
Mar 6, 2013 - By Carl Manning:  I was wondering about how many cloudless nights we average in our area, so I tried to find some information about it.
Mar 5, 2013 - Mary Shellert, Phoenix, Ariz.:  Editor:
Mar 5, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  Marching toward spring
Mar 5, 2013 - By Liz Sidoti, The Associated Press:  WASHINGTON -- From an early age, Americans are conditioned to see the world in sharp lines -- black-and-white labels in a society where the reality is many ... [more]
Mar 3, 2013 - By Randy Tucker:  Thrown out by voters in the 2010 election by the voters, they are coming back into power under the new, appointed education CEO.
Mar 3, 2013 - By Mark Shields:  This past Monday night, along with 680 other lucky people in Washington's historic Ford's Theatre, I was able to enjoy the wit and wisdom of America's dominant ... [more]
Mar 3, 2013 - Marian Bellinger, Riverton:  Editor:
Mar 3, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  Lander and Riverton rank low on the list, but it's about more than numbers
Mar 1, 2013 - By Lindsay Wise, McClatchy Newspapers:  WASHINGTON -- As a single dad with seven kids living at home, Bill Blevins is used to pinching every penny.
Mar 1, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  As of today, there are 60 candles on The Ranger's birthday cake.
Feb 28, 2013 - By Clair McFarland:  You make me run faster and pedal harder
Feb 28, 2013 - By The Fort Worth Star-Telegram:  With his long, slender fingers, an affectionate smile and the keys of a grand piano, Van Cliburn helped thaw the Cold War, transcended partisan politics and ... [more]
Feb 28, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  C. Everett Koop was the only Surgeon General with that distinction
Feb 27, 2013 - By Alexandra Zavis, MCT News Service:  FORWARD OPERATING BASE PASAB, Afghanistan -- They fly troops into combat, drive convoys down mine-riddled roads and take part in foot patrols in the heartland ... [more]
Feb 27, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  There was disagreement on how to enhance the North Federal rebuild, but the city did well
Feb 26, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  Winter's hold
Feb 26, 2013 - Ed Thomas, Kinnear:  Editor:
Feb 24, 2013 - By Mark Shields:  Never was it demonstrated better than between Jesse Owens and Luz Long.
Feb 24, 2013 - By Mark Shields:  Who the president is when we first come of voting age -- and whether we see that president as a successful leader -- strongly influences our future voting ... [more]
Feb 24, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  That's what Oscar night celebrates
Feb 22, 2013 - MCT Washington Bureau:  WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Tuesday to consider taking another step toward dismantling campaign finance laws, potentially freeing wealthy donors ... [more]
Feb 22, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  It's an unpleasant lesson that state legislators are learning on gun laws
Feb 21, 2013 - By Betty Starks Case:  "When I was your age, I had to write in a style called 'cursive,'" says a mother to her two small children in a newspaper cartoon.
Feb 21, 2013 - The Baltimore Sun:  President Barack Obama's call during the State of the Union address to reduce the threat of nuclear war could not have been more timely. The day before the ... [more]
Feb 21, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  Accidents keep happening at the Honor Farm intersection
Feb 20, 2013 - By Molly Hennessy-Fiske, MCT News Service:  MOBILE, Ala. -- As conditions deteriorated on the crippled Carnival cruise ship Triumph, some passengers panicked. They hoarded food, drank too much and ... [more]
Feb 20, 2013 - By Steven R. Peck:  Future farmers founded our city, and today's FFA members strengthen it
Feb 19, 2013 - By David Lightman, McClatchy Newspapers:  WASHINGTON -- Military readiness will be threatened. So will food inspections, teaching jobs, mental health services and more, all because of the automatic ... [more]