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Jul 27 2016 - 12:05am || Comments

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

  • Posted: Jul 1 2016 - 12:05am

    The world according to Tom Stiglich, Creators Syndicate

  • Posted: Jul 1 2016 - 12:05am

    The possibility that the pilot at the controls in an airline cockpit has mental health problems that are not being addressed is pretty unnerving. So, it’s a step in the right direction for the Federal Aviation Administration to urge pilots struggling to maintain mental health to get treatment.

  • | Posted: Jul 1 2016 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — The House Select Committee on Benghazi released its long-awaited findings Tuesday and concluded … well, it looks as though they’re going to have to impanel another select committee to iron out the dueling conclusions reached by various members of the committee.

  • Posted: Jul 1 2016 - 12:05am

    A settlement announced Tuesday over Volkswagen’s rigging of vehicle emissions tests — as clear a case of fraud as you can find — will be good for consumers who, based on VW’s lies, bought diesel cars that secretly spewed unlawfully high levels of pollutants and climate-warming gases. The proposed agreement commits VW to buying back or fixing, if a fix is ever figured out, most of the 475,000 noncompliant VW, Audi and Porsche diesel cars in the U.S., as well as paying the car owners up to $10,000 each. The cost to VW: About $10 billion. ...

  • Posted: Jun 30 2016 - 12:05am

    In overturning the criminal conviction of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, the Supreme Court has taken a distressingly narrow view of what constitutes political corruption.

  • Posted: Jun 30 2016 - 12:05am

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

  • | Posted: Jun 30 2016 - 12:05am

    “See that little stream? We could walk to it in two minutes. It took the British a month to walk to it — a whole empire walking very slowly, dying in front and pushing forward behind.”

  • Posted: Jun 29 2016 - 12:05am

    The world according to Tom Stiglich, Creators Syndicate

  • | Posted: Jun 29 2016 - 12:05am

    Do you remember what happened when the Berlin Wall fell? Until that moment, nobody realized just how decadent Communism had become. It had tanks, guns and nukes, but nobody really believed in its ideology anymore; its officials and enforcers were mere careerists, who folded at the first shock.

  • Posted: Jun 29 2016 - 12:05am

    On Monday, the Supreme Court struck down the latest in a long series of attempts by lawmakers in Texas and elsewhere to restrict abortion under the guise of protecting women’s health.

  • Posted: Jun 28 2016 - 12:05am

    Coffee drinkers got a dose of good news and bad news recently. The good news is that coffee is no longer considered carcinogenic. The bad news is that it can be if you drink it too hot. This re-emphasizes the common-sense rule of eating — and drinking. Don’t do it to excess or extreme.

  • Posted: Jun 28 2016 - 12:05am

    If you’re a supporter of Donald Trump, last week’s big international news raised your prospects for a bright Nov. 8 as well. British citizens’ rebellion against the European Union is one more vindication of Trump’s campaign calculus on this side of the pond: Millions of voters in Western countries are furious about unchecked immigration, overweening government regulation and slow jobs growth after a recession that ended seven years ago this month.

  • | Posted: Jun 28 2016 - 12:05am

    If, for some perverse reason, liberals want to throw the presidential election, they should go right on denouncing Donald Trump as a “populist.”

  • Posted: Jun 27 2016 - 12:05am

    The Caribbean island nation of Haiti is once more in a first-class political mess.

  • | Posted: Jun 27 2016 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — “You must be having a blast.”