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3 hrs ago | Boston Herald

Michigan dog owner may be charged in fatal attack

Authorities in Lapeer County say 46-year-old Craig Sytsma of Livonia was attacked Wednesday by the cane corsos in Metamora Township, about 45 miles northwest of Detroit.


7 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News

Neel Kashkari is Barry Goldwater 2.0, George Will says (lovingly): Opinion

Columnist George Will of The Washington Post is making the comparison in a column headlined, “Neel Kashkari could be California's Goldwater.” It's meant to be flattering.


Related Topix: The Washington Post Company, Jerry Brown, US Governors

11 hrs ago | Insiteronline

I'm not one to judge, but

We currently live in a superficial world where appearance matters a lot. 'What you see is what you get', as the saying goes.


16 hrs ago | Bladen Journal

Grandma was a fly-killing machine

My grandmother hated flies, but it wouldn't be fair to leave it at just that. Nowhere near as humorous, either.


Related Topix: Life, Fruits, Food

20 hrs ago | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

Fox, Arnett share 'TMNT' love with Comic-Con crowd

When asked by a fan during a Comic-Con panel which member of the sewer-dwelling, pizza-loving superhero team was their favorite, Megan Fox and Will Arnett both picked the nunchaku-wielding member of the Ninja Turtles.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Megan Fox

Yesterday | Chambersburg Public Opinion

Jon Bon Jovi to be honored for humanitarian work

The Marian Anderson Award is given in Philadelphia to "critically acclaimed artists who have impacted society in a positive way."


Related Topix: Jon Bon Jovi, Pop/Rock, Bon Jovi

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Logan Banner

Why incumbents keep getting reelected8:38 pm

It's no news that Congress is unpopular. In fact, at times it seems like the only real novelty on Capitol Hill would be a jump in its approval rating.


Related Topix: The Washington Post Company, Washington Post, Publishing

Chambersburg Public Opinion

1 dead, 2 hurt in Pennsylvania hospital shooting

A gunman opened fire inside a hospital psychiatric unit on Thursday, leaving one hospital employee dead and a second injured before being critically wounded himself, a prosecutor said.


West Hawaii Today

Goldwater 2.0

Fifty Julys ago, up the road near San Francisco, in the unfortunately named Cow Palace, the Republican National Convention gave its presidential nomination to Arizona Sen. Barry Goldwater, who knew he would lose: Americans were not going to have a third president in 14 months.


Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Immigration Reform, US News, Jerry Brown, US Governors, California, Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Investment Services


Singer Iggy Azalea bringing her opinions on fashion to MTV

Pop star Iggy Azalea is taking on a new role as a commentator for the MTV Video Music Awards.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, MTV Video Music Awards, Music!, Inglewood, CA

The Washington Post

A conservative judiciary run amok

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens captured our ideal when he wrote of the judge as "an impartial guardian of the rule of law ."


Related Topix: US News, District of Columbia Circuit Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals


Opinion: Russia shoot-down has happened before

Many think a Russian SA-11 missile launcher system similar to this was used to shoot down flight MH17 over Ukraine.


Related Topix: Harvard University, US Military, US Air Force, Train Disaster

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Burlington Times News

Political gamesmanship gone awry

Not in the sense of physical nakedness. No, what is naked in that clip is a kind of political opportunism that has become all too common.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Family, Kids, Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US Senate, Phil Gingrey, Republican, US House of Representatives, Rick Perry, US Governors


Opinion: Why bringing bodies home matters

Eindhoven military air base, July 23, 2014: Flowers and a teddy bear are placed in front of a plane before a ceremony marking the return of the first bodies of passengers on board Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. The bodies will be taken to a military barracks in the city of Hilversum, where forensic experts will begin the task of identifying and ... (more)


Related Topix: Netherlands, World News, US Military, US Air Force, University of South Dakota

Chambersburg Public Opinion

Officials release sketch in peacock shooting death

Officials have released a sketch of a man suspected of shooting and killing a peacock from his Mercedes-Benz earlier this month in Southern California.


Related Topix: Violent Crime, Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA, Rolling Hills Estates, CA, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA

Editorials from around Pennsylvania

If police caught you carrying a marijuana cigarette in Washington, D.C., last Wednesday, chances are you would have been arrested, fingerprinted and perhaps jailed.


Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Chambersburg Public Opinion

Young MH17 victim has eerie premonition of crash

In a bedroom in a townhouse near Amsterdam, Miguel Panduwinata reached out for his mother.


Related Topix: Train Disaster


Opinion: The argument for eating dog

Luke Duggleby's images, featured on the CNN Photo Blog, take viewers inside Southeast Asia's illegal dog-meat trade.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Holidays, Christmas, Vegetarian

The Lebanon Daily News

Israel, Hamas battle over public opinion online

Beyond the boom of Israeli airstrikes and the stream of rockets fired from Gaza, Israel and Hamas are also battling to control the message emanating from this latest Israeli-Palestinian conflagration.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Twin Cities Daily Planet

OPINION | What is at stake in the primary election Aug. 12?

"Why should I even bother to go out and vote on Aug. 12? Mark Dayton and Al Franken are virtually unopposed.


Related Topix: Mark Dayton, US Governors, Cornell University, St. Paul, MN, Hennepin County, MN