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Sep 24 2016 - 12:05am || Comments

The world as seen by cartoonist Marshall Ramsey, Creators.com.

  • Posted: Aug 20 2016 - 12:05am

    A federal appeals court gave medical marijuana advocates what seemed like a big win this week with a unanimous ruling that the federal government cannot prosecute people who grow and distribute medicinal cannabis if they comply with state laws.

  • Posted: Aug 20 2016 - 12:05am

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

  • Posted: Aug 19 2016 - 12:05am

    It will soon be 53 years since a bomb was planted and set off by a hatred-filled group of Klansmen, killing four little black girls preparing to worship inside the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Ala.

  • Posted: Aug 19 2016 - 12:05am

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

  • | Posted: Aug 19 2016 - 12:05am

    More than 2 1/2 years have gone by since the Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare, went fully into effect. Most of the news about health reform since then has been good, defying the dire predictions of right-wing doomsayers. But this week has brought some genuine bad news: The giant insurer Aetna announced that it would be pulling out of many of the “exchanges,” the special insurance markets the law established.

  • Posted: Aug 19 2016 - 12:05am

    Some 9,800 American troops and 26,000 contractors are in Afghanistan, after having waged war there for 15 years. Given the state of the situation there, it is now up to President Barack Obama — and the two major party candidates, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump — to explain in specific terms what exactly the U.S. is still doing there, or agree that America should get out.

  • Posted: Aug 18 2016 - 12:05am

    Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has chosen to heed his advisers about the need to make a conventional case as to why he should ascend to the Oval Office, not just woo voters with insults aimed at Hillary Clinton, the media and anyone else who irks him. This has led him to give two speeches — the first about the economy, the second on foreign policy — meant to show that under the bravado and bile, he has some substance.

  • Posted: Aug 18 2016 - 12:05am

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

  • | Posted: Aug 18 2016 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — Once upon a time, a scantily clad lass padding down a beach might cause a riot — at least of eyeballs eager to extend the sidelong glance.

  • Posted: Aug 17 2016 - 12:05am

    In an attempt to cement support from conservative Christians, Donald (“I love the evangelicals!”) Trump has been promising to seek the repeal of a law that prohibits members of the clergy from endorsing political candidates from the pulpit. “You’ve been silenced,” Trump told 700 pastors and their spouses last week. But he promised that “we’re going to get your voice back.”

  • Posted: Aug 17 2016 - 12:05am

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

  • Posted: Aug 17 2016 - 12:05am

    These Olympics are golden, aren’t they? We’ve tumbled for American gymnast Simone Biles and her coach Aimee Boorman. We’ve been awed by the U.S. women’s basketball team, players who’ve won their games by an average of 40.8 points and appear to be cruising toward gold.

  • Posted: Aug 16 2016 - 12:05am

    Two weeks before Labor Day, Donald Trump supporters might scoff at arguments that he’s running short of time to shift the national political narrative from his gaffe-tastic asides to his presidential bona fides.

  • | Posted: Aug 16 2016 - 12:05am

    “Sesame Street” recently announced that it was dismissing three of its original cast members: Bob McGrath (Bob), Emilio Delgado (Luis), and Roscoe Orman (Gordon). After an outcry from longtime fans, the show reversed its decision, and will meet with the actors in September to continue their relationship.

  • Posted: Aug 15 2016 - 12:05am

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