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Oct 24 2016 - 12:05am || Comments

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

  • | Posted: Sep 25 2016 - 12:06am

    Many cancer patients from Hawaii Island face weeks or months of treatment away from home. At the same time, they often struggle to manage medical bills and other financial burdens. These burdens leave many patients unable to afford travel so they might forgo treatment all together.

  • Posted: Sep 25 2016 - 12:06am

    Most of us view driverless cars as some sci-fi thing from the future. Actually, they’re here, and the derby to bring them to market is revolutionizing the auto industry.

  • Posted: Sep 24 2016 - 12:05am

    The world as seen by cartoonist Marshall Ramsey,

  • | Posted: Sep 24 2016 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — As the first presidential debate approaches, fists clench, jaws tighten and invectives giggle in anticipation.

  • Posted: Sep 24 2016 - 12:05am

    With seven weeks until Election Day, the presidential race has tightened and thinking people are thinking the unthinkable — President Trump.

  • Posted: Sep 24 2016 - 12:05am

    Powwow clarification

  • | Posted: Sep 23 2016 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — Impeachment is among the most severe and solemn powers Congress has, right up there with declaring war. Not since 1876 has an executive-branch appointee been impeached, and not in the history of the republic has Congress impeached an executive-branch official below the Cabinet level.

  • Posted: Sep 23 2016 - 12:05am

    Caregiving is the new national health care problem. Children are struggling to care for their aging parents as advances in medicine make it possible to live longer with chronic diseases. The baby boom was followed by a drop in the birth rate, so the sheer numbers of people likely to need help in coming years is daunting for those faced with assisting them.

  • Posted: Sep 23 2016 - 12:05am

    The world as seen by cartoonist Tom Stiglich,

  • Posted: Sep 23 2016 - 12:05am

    The embargo on Cuba now teeters on collapse, it seems — at least in terms of public support.

  • | Posted: Sep 22 2016 - 12:05am

    CHARLESTON, S.C. — Technology has put powerful computers in billions of pockets, but an invention much more mundane than the smartphone — the shipping container: a rectangular steel box — also changed the world. Because of it, two of today’s preoccupations — infrastructure and globalization — are connected by a chain of events that began more than 60 years ago and today runs through Congress and to the wharves of Charleston’s booming port.

  • Posted: Sep 22 2016 - 12:05am

    Educate yourself about ostomies

  • Posted: Sep 22 2016 - 12:05am

    The U.S. Bureau of Land Management faces a herculean task in trying to control the population of wild horses and burros in the West. But at least the bureau, part of the U.S. Department of the Interior, is not taking the easy way out. With public opinion firmly on the side of the animals, the bureau quickly decided against killing the 45,000 in custody.

  • Posted: Sep 22 2016 - 12:05am

    The world as seen by cartoonist Chris Britt,

  • Posted: Sep 21 2016 - 12:05am

    The release Friday of a movie lionizing the exploits of government document leaker Edward Snowden is expected to bolster his supporters’ campaign to win him a presidential pardon. Not coincidentally, members of the House Intelligence Committee just released the executive summary of a report condemning the damage the leaks did to U.S. security. The committee members, Democrats and Republicans alike, also sent President Barack Obama a letter opposing a pardon for Snowden.