May 17, 2012 - By Betty Starks Case:  Yes, I know Mothers Day is past. But this isn't your typical Mothers Day story. Yet one way or another, it does involve adults and children.
May 17, 2012 - By The St. Louis Post-Dispatch:  Had the nation been more engrossed in what President Bill Clinton was doing with the financial industry in the mid-1990s and less in what he was doing with ... [more]
May 17, 2012 - By Steven R. Peck:  Election boundaries have changed this year, so learn what's what
May 16, 2012 - By Tony Pugh, McClatchy Newspapers:  WASHINGTON -- The cost of a college education continues to increase faster than inflation; a phenomenon that's roiling family budgets and spurring calls for ... [more]
May 16, 2012 - By Carolyn B. Tyler:  I've often said that puns are my favorite form of humor, and lately some Internet friends have shared some really good ones, which I share with you here ... [more]
May 16, 2012 - By Steven R. Peck:  Riverton's well-located facilities were bustling over the weekend
May 15, 2012 - By Tali Arbel, The Associated Press:  Half of Americans think Facebook is a passing fad, according to the results of a new Associated Press-CNBC poll. And, in the run-up to the social network's ... [more]
May 15, 2012 - By Steven R. Peck:  One last hurrah?
May 13, 2012 - By Mark Shields:  To charge that your opponent does not know what it means to go to work every day can be dangerous to your own political health.
May 13, 2012 - By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer:  As retirement nears, I realize my happiest years in education were in Shoshoni.
May 13, 2012 - By Steven R. Peck, Publisher:  That's newspaper office shorthand for the 2012 Students of the Year
May 11, 2012 - Carolyn B. Tyler, Starr Writer:  I've been deserted. Deserted by (wo)man's best friend -- my dogs.
May 11, 2012 - Emily Etheredge, Staff Writer:  t was a day of laughing, learning... and wincing
May 11, 2012 - Steve Peck, Publisher:  His announcement favoring same-sex marriage is more pragmatic than radical
May 10, 2012 - By Doyle McManus:  President Obama's announcement Wednesday that he was done "evolving" and now supports same-sex marriage was, in retrospect, inevitable. Vice President Joe ... [more]
May 10, 2012 - By Steven R. Peck:  When the colleges are under the knife, the public pain is widespread
May 9, 2012 - By Newsday (Long Island, N.Y.):  Type 2 diabetes was once known as the "adult onset" type, because it came on only in adulthood.
May 9, 2012 - By Carolyn B. Tyler, Staff Writer:  Yes, I have read the best-selling book of "mommy porn" parodied over the weekend on "Saturday Night Live."
May 9, 2012 - By Steven R. Peck:  Utterly original children's author helped define the essence of art
May 8, 2012 - The Associated Press:  PARIS -- When Nicolas Sarkozy bounded up the steps of France's presidential palace in jogging shorts and shoes on his first day in office five years ago, many ... [more]
May 8, 2012 - By Steven R. Peck:  Chill out
May 6, 2012 - By Randy Tucker:  The term "salad days" most often is attributed to William Shakespeare. Salad days refer to innocence, inexperience and a time of questionable judgment, in ... [more]
May 6, 2012 - By Carl Leubsdorf:  The possibility that the Supreme Court could throw out some or all of President Barack Obama's landmark health law in the midst of the presidential campaign ... [more]
May 6, 2012 - By Steven R. Peck:  Candidates and voters share the obligation
May 4, 2012 - By David Lightman, McClatchy Newspapers:  WASHINGTON -- Over the last 100 years, only five incumbent presidents have lost second-term bids. Mitt Romney is trying to become the 21st century's first ... [more]
May 4, 2012 - By Carolyn B. Tyler:  Seventy years ago today was my best birthday ever.
May 4, 2012 - By Steven R. Peck:  Congress wants postal cutbacks delayed while it looks into a continuous problem
May 3, 2012 - By Ricardo Alonso-Zalvidar, The Associated Press:  WASHINGTON -- Medicare's payment system, the unseen but vital network that handles 100 million monthly claims, could freeze up if President Barack Obama's ... [more]
May 3, 2012 - By Betty Starks Case:  "Height is complicated," says Nathaniel Hollister, a spokesman for The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitats. He's considered an authority on such ... [more]
May 3, 2012 - By Steven R. Peck:  Data from the Census Bureau brings the unusual details into focus again