January 19, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Opinion

Honoring His Words

Last Thursday would have been Martin Luther King Jr.’s 86th birthday. More...

Commentary

Abortion in America After 42 Years

RELIGIONETHICS&

Where does abortion in America stand 42 years after it was legalized by the Supreme Court in its Roe v. Wade decision?  Opponents of abortion are encouraged. National Right to Life endorsed 283 pro-life candidates for the U.S. More...

Obituaries

Eric J. Linkel

MIAMI, Fla. — Eric John Linkel passed away unexpectedly due to an aortic rupture on Jan. 14, 2015, while on vacation with his family in St. Maarten. He was born on May 9, 1959, in Fullerton, Calif., to John Ellis Linkel and Angela Sue Linkel. More...

Maine

Group looks to bolster public financing elections law

AUGUSTA   A Maine group is hoping to breathe new life into the state's struggling publicfinancing elections law by providing Clean Election candidates access to more campaign trail cash, allowing them to better compete with their privately finan More...

Nation/World

The real state of the union is a snapshot of our lives

WASHINGTON   They call it the State of the Union address. But presidents spend more time laying out their to-do lists and beseeching Congress, mostly unsuccessfully, to approve a wish list of legislative proposals. More...