Opinion

Laws, not thoughts and prayers, help curb gun violence
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Despite those who insist that it’s never the right time to talk about gun violence prevention, policy change is exactly what people who have been affected by gun violence deserve to see. ...
What if Maria had struck in Trump country?
Thursday, October 19, 2017
From the beginning, President Donald Trump — who literally seems to think that he deserves praise for throwing a few rolls of paper towels into a crowd — has suggested that Puerto Rico is responsible for its own disaster, and he has systematically denigrated the efforts of its people to take care of one another. ...
Trump’s faithful blind to his disdain for them
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Unshakably smitten, they are impervious to the Everest of evidence that he disdains them as a basket of gullibles ...
On clips, silencers, NRA an enemy of public safety
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Sun Editorial:
On its website, the National Rifle Association has posted talking points for opponents of bans on high-capacity magazines. But what’s absent from the NRA’s list is any claim of a legitimate need for high-capacity clips.
Don’t open door to imported drugs
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Guest Column:
As drug prices continue to soar in the United States, many individuals see importing drugs from abroad as the best solution to overcome this problem. ...
Holding Dreamers hostage is an act of extreme cruelty
Monday, October 16, 2017
If the deportations begin to include the Dreamers, then there will be shame aplenty to go around. ...
Four tips to help you gear up for the golden years
Monday, October 16, 2017
GUEST COLUMN:
While it’s great to see that most small-business owners are thinking ahead and saving for the future, other areas also should be addressed when preparing for retirement.
Auto industry taking road to New Economy
Monday, October 16, 2017
Today, GM’s CEO Mary Barra is wagering that the industry soon will be manufacturing New Economy products. ...
Behind the tweets, Trump rolls out awful policy
Monday, October 16, 2017
Last week, courtesy of Twitter, we were offered a glimpse of why more Americans chose Hillary Clinton over Donald Trump as the appropriate person to be president of the United States. ...
Trump won’t be ousted
Monday, October 16, 2017
Letters to the Editor:
One piece of advice: Trump’s removal ain’t ever gonna happen, sir. Better suck it up for the next four years or it’s gonna be a bumpy ride for all you of the liberal persuasion. ...
Give the gift of a hug
Monday, October 16, 2017
Letters to the Editor:
My heart goes out to the city of Las Vegas. There is nothing I can say to ease your pain from the horrific killings of so many people, to those injured or to all the people who witnessed the carnage. ...
Australian sends warm thoughts
Monday, October 16, 2017
Letters to the Editor:
Our heart goes out to the families of all those who lost their lives, the injured and those who were not injured but will carry mental scars for the rest of their lives. ...
Hefner column hits sour note
Sunday, October 15, 2017
Letters to the Editor:
Give Hugh Hefner some credit for his style of putting a little fun in our lives. ...
Arctic refuge is a treasure
Sunday, October 15, 2017
Letters to the Editor:
Recently, I traveled to Washington, D.C., to meet with our federal representatives about the attempt to open the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil drilling. ...
City becomes Angel Town
Sunday, October 15, 2017
Letters to the Editor:
Las Vegas headliner/entertainer Frankie Moreno, who donated the entire proceeds of his most recent performance to the families of the victims, said it best when he proclaimed that “Sin City” became “Angel Town” on that night and on the days that followed. ...