vanden Heuvel: The war against American citizens

In 1971, before becoming a Supreme Court justice, Lewis F. Powell Jr. penned a memo to his friend Eugene Sydnor of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce advocating a comprehensive strategy in favor of corporate interests. Powell wrote, “Under our constitutional system, especially with an...

Marcus: The emotional double standard applied to Sen. Feinstein

Let’s have a rational discussion about the word “emotional.” But first, I’d better calm down. Maybe I’ll have a soothing cup of herbal tea and pet the cat. Oh wait, I don’t have a cat. Ruth Marcus An editorial writer specializing in politics, the budget...

Huskies run off with NCAA crown

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — No conference wanted them. Several teammates and their coach left them. The NCAA wouldn’t have them. UConn won it all anyway. Shabazz Napier turned in another all-court masterpiece Monday night to lift the Huskies to a 60-54 win over...

FHS softball drops pair to Margaretta

Information for the following report was not received in time for Monday’s edition. CASTALIA — Margaretta scored two runs in the top of the eighth inning for a 5-3 second-game win Saturday and a nonconference doubleheader sweep of Fostoria High School. The Polar Bears...
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