September 18, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

Workers’ Rights

During an election cycle, America’s favorite four letter word overwhelmingly becomes “Jobs.” The primary concern of every politician is to provide opportunity for job creation. That’s what they say. More...

Obituaries

Richard Earle Bodge

DURHAM — Richard “Dick” Earle Bodge, 74, passed away suddenly on Sept. 13, 2014, at his home in Durham. He was born in Richmond, Maine, in 1939 to Gertrude (Robinson) and Charles L. Bodge.  More...

World

Scots decide whether to declare independence

EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND   Scots held the fate of the United Kingdom in their hands today as they voted in a referendum on becoming an independent state, deciding whether to unravel a marriage with England that built an empire but has increasingly be More...

Nation/World

Senate candidates unite over arming Syrian rebels

WASHINGTON   Facing off in one of the most contested Senate races in the nation, Colorado Democratic Sen. Mark Udall and his Republican challenger, Rep. More...