Editorial: Motorists need tired truckers off the highway

During a period when semi-truck crash fatalities exploded past 4,000 for the first time in seven years, legislation could sneak past Congress that wou...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Demographics may favor Democrats — someday

Demographics may favor Democrats — someday

For years, researchers have predicted that changing U.S. demographics — the rising tide of Hispanics, blacks, Asians, Pacific islanders, city-dw...

November 18th, 2016 |  


Editorial: Debt of gratitude owed to those who protected freedoms

Editorial: Debt of gratitude owed to those who protected freedoms

There are few people alive today who can provide first-hand memories of World War I.Its devastating and bloody toll on the United States and other nat...

November 11th, 2016 |  


Manufacturing alive, growing in Ohio

Amid the political bickering over economic plans, taxes and trade deals that we hear every election cycle come these standard refrains: “All the...

October 14th, 2016 |  


Mall of Americacaptures spiritof the holiday

The Mall of America may have started something with the announcement that it would close on Thanksgiving Day. Let’s hope so.The mall’s ann...

October 14th, 2016 updated: October 14th, 2016. |  


Gun ownersagainst loophoe

The nation mourned after learning that a child was fatally wounded in a school shooting last week in South Carolina.A 14-year-old boy is believed to h...

October 5th, 2016 |  


Editorial: The ‘haves’ and ‘have nots’ this Labor Day

Editorial: The ‘haves’ and ‘have nots’ this Labor Day

Almost every month glowing reports come out about America’s job picture. On Friday, the Labor Department told us the unemployment rate remained ...

September 5th, 2016 |  


Hats offto thosewho labor

Monday marks yet another holiday on our yearly calendar, a day in which some of us will enjoy time away from work; others will wrap up final beach wee...

September 4th, 2016 |  


Chicago Tribune: Clearing a debate path for Gary Johnson

Are voters warming to Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton? They are not.A look at a national poll from Quinnipiac University provides a snapshot of the r...

September 1st, 2016 |  


Editorial: Turnpike test could prove self-driving really works

Editorial: Turnpike test could prove self-driving really works

Ohio’s toll road, a heavily traveled connector between the East Coast and Chicago, is moving closer to allowing the testing of self-driving vehi...

August 29th, 2016 |