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May 28 2017 - 12:05am || Comments

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

  • Posted: Apr 24 2017 - 12:05am

    In recent days came a welcome sign that new Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin won’t tolerate business as usual at his notoriously dysfunctional agency.

  • | Posted: Apr 23 2017 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — In his first message to Congress, John Quincy Adams, among the most experienced and intellectually formidable presidents, warned leaders against giving the impression that “we are palsied by the will of our constituents.” In this regard, if in no other, the 45th president resembles the sixth.

  • Posted: Apr 23 2017 - 12:05am

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

  • Posted: Apr 23 2017 - 12:05am

    Turkey’s steady march toward dictatorship just went into full gallop.

  • Posted: Apr 22 2017 - 12:05am

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

  • Posted: Apr 22 2017 - 12:05am

    Britain’s Prince Harry did himself a world of good by seeking professional help for psychological problems stemming from the 1997 death of his mother, Princess Diana. He did the world a favor by talking publicly about his struggles — a step that may help people on both sides of the Atlantic come to a better understanding of mental illness and encourage those who need help to seek it.

  • | Posted: Apr 22 2017 - 12:05am

    Imagine a man who for some reason is determined to stuff a balloon into a box — a box that, aside from being the wrong shape, just isn’t big enough. He starts working at one corner, pushing the balloon into position. But then he realizes that the air he’s squeezed out at one end has caused the balloon to expand elsewhere. So he tries at the opposite corner, but this undoes his original work.

  • | Posted: Apr 21 2017 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — Last year, Mark Meckler, one of the founders of the tea party movement, had concerns about Donald Trump but gave the Republican nominee the benefit of the doubt, because Trump “at least says he’s going to attack” the crony-capitalist system.

  • Posted: Apr 21 2017 - 12:05am

    U.S. taxpayers paid their president more than $35,000 so the Secret Service can use golf carts at one of his courses near his Mar-a-Lago resort. Donald Trump has been there on seven of the 13 weekends he’s been in office. Each time, he’s president and cheerleader in chief for his brand. He attends events with resort members, who now pay higher fees. Every photo op is more marketing for the property. The Government Accountability Office is analyzing the costs of those Mar-a-Lago visits, such as security, food and lodging.

  • Posted: Apr 21 2017 - 12:05am

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

  • Posted: Apr 20 2017 - 11:18am

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

  • Posted: Apr 20 2017 - 12:05am

    President Donald Trump brought a big dose of his economic populism to Wisconsin on Tuesday, where he signed an executive order that would rein in a popular foreign worker program and encourage federal agencies to “buy American.”

  • | Posted: Apr 20 2017 - 12:05am

    PHOENIX — Three months ago, State Trooper Jonathan Otto, 33, of the Arizona Department of Public Safety pulled over a car that had caught his attention by traveling 104 miles per hour long after midnight, just south of Kingman. He smelled marijuana in the car. It was driven by a man with an adult female wearing only lingerie. Their passenger was a female juvenile whose fake document showed her to be 18. She was, Otto says, “not wearing a whole lot of clothing.”

  • | Posted: Apr 19 2017 - 12:05am

    President Donald Trump is still promising to bring back coal jobs. But the underlying reasons for coal employment’s decline — automation, falling electricity demand, cheap natural gas, technological progress in wind and solar energy — won’t go away.

  • Posted: Apr 19 2017 - 12:05am

    Former President Barack Obama’s Education Department said defaulting borrowers who quickly got their federally guaranteed student loans back on track couldn’t be slammed with a 16 percent collection fee. Last month, President Donald Trump’s Education Department said: Never mind.