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Nov 17 2017 - 12:05am || Comments

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

  • | Posted: Oct 25 2017 - 12:06am

    WASHINGTON — If there’s any redeeming news this week, it’s that no one will ever forget La David Johnson’s name.

  • Posted: Oct 25 2017 - 12:06am

    Republicans in Congress have renewed efforts to open the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil and gas drilling. They are seeking to use the federal budget as their vehicle, and they have the support of the Trump White House. The last time they made such a bid, they failed a dozen years ago. Little has changed since, the refuge still a national treasure, worthy of protection as wilderness, its preservation part of the obligation of one generation to the next.

  • Posted: Oct 25 2017 - 12:05am

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

  • Posted: Oct 24 2017 - 12:06am

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

  • Posted: Oct 24 2017 - 12:06am

    On Jan. 17, 1989, a gunman armed with a semi-automatic rifle fired more than 100 rounds at an elementary school in Stockton, Calif., killing five children and wounding 30 people. President George H.W. Bush responded by stopping the import of dozens of models of semi-automatic rifles and proposing a ban on the sale of magazines holding more than 15 rounds.

  • | Posted: Oct 24 2017 - 12:06am

    There’s a bit of a phony debate breaking out about Donald Trump’s accomplishments.

  • Posted: Oct 24 2017 - 12:06am

    The crisis in Catalonia has gone from a simmer to a steady boil.

  • | Posted: Oct 23 2017 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — George W. Bush’s speech last week during a forum hosted by his eponymous institute might as well have been titled “Dear Donald.” The 43rd president all but called out the current president by name as he lamented the tone and character of today’s political rhetoric.

  • Posted: Oct 23 2017 - 12:05am

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

  • Posted: Oct 23 2017 - 12:05am

    The progressively less fruitful U.S. involvement in Somalia, in East Africa, has continued in the past week. A visit by the U.S. military commander for Africa to Mogadishu was followed days later by an enormous truck bomb attack that killed more than 320 people, conveying a message to Somalis and Americans.

  • Posted: Oct 23 2017 - 12:05am

    President Donald Trump may or may not have said something insensitive or excessively blunt to the widow of a soldier killed earlier this month in Niger. We don’t know. No one has produced a transcript of the conversation yet.

  • Posted: Oct 22 2017 - 12:06am

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

  • Posted: Oct 22 2017 - 12:06am

    Comical county

  • | Posted: Oct 22 2017 - 12:06am

    WASHINGTON — Kevin Hassett evidently has not received the memo that economics is “the dismal science.” The ebullient chairman of the president’s Council of Economic Advisers is relishing the intellectual feast of applying to policymaking the predictive tools of a science that was blindsided by the Great Recession.

  • Posted: Oct 22 2017 - 12:06am

    U.S. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., gave a speech Monday night that deserves to be heard or read by every American. McCain talked about what it means to be American, with all of its blessings and its obligations, and what America means to the world.