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Apr 19 2015 - 12:05am || Comments

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

  • Posted: Apr 9 2015 - 2:52pm

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

  • Posted: Apr 9 2015 - 12:05am

    NASA so far has identified about 12,000 space rocks orbiting in Earth’s cosmic vicinity. A small but ambitious group of investors has a novel plan for these celestial neighbors: They hope to mine them for fun and profit.

  • | Posted: Apr 9 2015 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — What began as a trickle has become a stream that could become a cleansing torrent. Criticisms of the overcriminalization of American life might catalyze an appreciation of the toll the administrative state is taking on the criminal justice system, and liberty generally.

  • Posted: Apr 9 2015 - 12:05am

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

  • | Posted: Apr 7 2015 - 1:00am

    Gay rights won’t fade as a political issue. The Republican base won’t let it.

  • Posted: Apr 7 2015 - 1:00am

    The world as seen by cartoonist Ken Catalino, Creators.com.

  • Posted: Apr 7 2015 - 1:00am

    It’s a pernicious bit of American mythology used to justify the law against domestic oil producers selling their crude overseas: The U.S. needs “energy independence.” Never mind that the law actually undermines this goal, or that the goal itself is practically impossible to achieve. It’s the wrong goal. What the U.S. should be striving for is not independence, but energy security.

  • Posted: Apr 4 2015 - 1:00am

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

  • | Posted: Apr 4 2015 - 1:00am

    WASHINGTON — Excited protests against Indiana’s recently passed religious freedom law have highlighted America’s growing support for same-sex marriage and our apparent incapacity to entertain more than one idea at a time.

  • Posted: Apr 4 2015 - 1:00am

    Whether by choice or circumstance, the agreement to come to an agreement to limit Iran’s nuclear program followed one of the oldest rules in the diplomatic playbook: Set expectations low, then exceed them. Even a few hours before representatives from the U.S., the European Union and Iran took to the podium Thursday in Switzerland, the betting was that only a vague plan to keep talking was in the offing.

  • Posted: Apr 4 2015 - 1:00am

    The Federal Reserve must answer a tough question in deciding when and how quickly to remove stimulus from the U.S. economy: How much more can employment grow before it becomes an inflationary force?

  • Posted: Apr 3 2015 - 1:00am

    The world as seen by cartoonist Ken Catalino, Creators.com.

  • Posted: Apr 3 2015 - 1:00am

    Californians almost certainly are going to vote in 2016 on a ballot measure to legalize marijuana for adult recreational use.

  • | Posted: Apr 3 2015 - 1:00am

    WASHINGTON — After the horrors of the Iraq War, some former Bush administration officials pursued healing activities. Donald Rumsfeld set up a foundation, and White House chief of staff Josh Bolten has done philanthropic work overseas. Iraq viceroy Jerry Bremer took up painting, as did his old boss, George W. Bush.

  • Posted: Apr 2 2015 - 1:00am

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