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Dec 11 2017 - 12:05am || Comments

The world as seen by cartoonist Steve Breen, The San Diego Union-Tribune.

  • Posted: Nov 28 2017 - 12:05am

    The world as seen by cartoonist Chris Britt, Creators.com.

  • Posted: Nov 27 2017 - 12:05am

    Charles Manson’s bizarre plan to ignite a race war was unknown to Los Angeles in August 1969, as were his pathetic collection of young, rapt followers, his bizarre misinterpretation of Beatles lyrics, and Manson himself. What L.A. knew at the time was that seven people had been brutally murdered in two homes, apparently by invasion-style killers who left little clue as to motive. Crime was up nationwide, the turbulent 1960s were nearing their finale and the world seemed to have lost its mind. The city was terrified.

  • | Posted: Nov 27 2017 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — Even though an estimated 115 million Americans rushed to malls and big box stores for Black Friday sales, others were reporting that the annual spend-a-thon has lost its bang.

  • | Posted: Nov 27 2017 - 12:05am

    The Trump administration has ended Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Haitians who have lived — and thrived and prospered — in the United States since the 2010 earthquake shook much of their country to the ground. It’s a dismaying decision, but not unexpected.

  • | Posted: Nov 26 2017 - 12:06am

    Despite efforts by Congress, the Obama administration and state attorneys general to stop the predatory practices of for-profit colleges, veterans and service members who rely on funding from the GI Bill and the Defense Department to attend school are still being targeted by an industry infamous for saddling people with debt and useless degrees.

  • | Posted: Nov 26 2017 - 12:06am

    Although it is plausible to suspect this, it is not true that the Credit Mobilier scandal of the late 1860-early 1870s (financial shenanigans by politicians and others surrounding construction of the Union Pacific Railroad) and the 1920s Teapot Dome scandal (shady dealings by politicians and others concerning government oil leases) were entangled with Division One college basketball programs. Back then, there were no such programs. About the 1970s Watergate scandal, however, suspicions remain.

  • Posted: Nov 26 2017 - 12:06am

    The Big Island as seen by Hawaii Tribune-Herald cartoonist Gary Hoff.

  • | Posted: Nov 26 2017 - 12:06am

    Why are we leaving $104 million on the table?

  • | Posted: Nov 25 2017 - 12:05am

    Six weeks ago, the inspector general at the Department of Homeland Security completed its investigation into the agency’s disastrous handling of the first travel ban announced by the Trump administration.

  • Posted: Nov 25 2017 - 12:05am

    Alarmed by President Donald Trump’s bellicose statements and impulsive governing style, two congressional Democrats introduced legislation that would prohibit the president — any president — from launching a nuclear first strike without a declaration of war by Congress explicitly endorsing such an attack.

  • Posted: Nov 25 2017 - 12:05am

    The world as seen by cartoonist Tom Stiglich, Creators.com.

  • Posted: Nov 24 2017 - 12:05am

    The world as seen by cartoonist Steve Breen, The San Diego Union-Tribune.

  • Posted: Nov 24 2017 - 12:05am

    The Trump administration ended Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Haitians who have lived — and thrived and prospered — in the United States since the 2010 earthquake shook much of their country to the ground. It’s a dismaying decision, but not unexpected.

  • | Posted: Nov 24 2017 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — “So this is how it’s going to work today,” White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders informed the press corps Monday. She told reporters that “if you want to ask a question,” you should “start off with what you’re thankful for.”

  • Posted: Nov 23 2017 - 12:06am

    Big-game hunting once was a glamorous pursuit that inspired admiration of its practitioners. ...