Kathleen Parker: Minneapolis gets visit from karma
WASHINGTON -- The delirium over the Philadelphia Eagles' victory over the New England Patriots seems to have been matched by delight in Tom Brady's defeat and the phantom throw of the century.
Letters to the editor, February 9
This is what we are faced with: The Republicans are trying to use this memo, written by Republican congressional staff and aided by the Republican White House to protect the Republican president from an investigation being led by a Republican special counsel, who was appointed by a Republican deputy attorney general, after the Republican attorney general recused himself from it for a conflict of interest, because the Republican president fired the Republican director of the FBI for...
Bike-share firms need regulation
Bike-sharing companies sprang up overnight like weeds after a spring rain. We should all be patient as they refine their business models and while city governments play catchup by passing reasonable regulations.
Max Boot: Rep. Nunes deserves to be censured
The last time a member of Congress made a reckless and baseless attack on a revered pillar of America's security, it did not end well for him. Sen. Joseph McCarthy got away with smearing the State Department, which has never received the popular esteem it deserves, but when he took on the U.S. Army, accusing it of harboring a subversive dentist (really!), he went too far.
Ramesh Ponnuru: Trump moved needle on immigration limits
President Donald Trump wants a significant reduction in legal immigration. That's the most contentious condition he has laid down for providing an amnesty to 1.8 million illegal immigrants who came here as minors. He is not likely to get what he wants. But he is nonetheless enjoying great success in changing the immigration debate.
New leader to guide Habitat for Humanity
We like to keep up with the comings and goings at Denton’s leading nonprofit charities and philanthropic groups. What is Gary Henderson and his crew up to at United Way of Denton County? What’s the latest at Serve Denton or First Refuge Ministries?
Proposed tip rule a sound idea
What happens to the tip you leave in cash or on a credit card after eating out at a cafe or restaurant? How about those tips left in the glass jar for the bartender?