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A matter of Mr. Obama’s policies or his race?

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Woman Killed When Car Goes Over Cliff In Cleveland

CLEVELAND (AP) — Authorities in Cleveland say a woman has been killed after her car went over a cliff at a park. A fire official says the accident happened Sunday afternoon at Edgewater Park near downtown Cleveland. Rescue crews were able to get the woman’s daughter out of...
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4th victim in California rampage identified

Richard Martinez who says his son Christopher Martinez was killed in Friday night’s mass shooting that took place in Isla Vista, Calif., breaks down as he talks to media outside the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Headquarters on Saturday, May 24, 2014, in Santa...
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Editorial: Pulling Libya back from the brink of civil war

WHILE CONGRESS continues to spar over a pointless re-investigation of the attack on the U.S. mission in Benghazi, in the real world of Libya events have taken another turn for the worse. A retired Libyan general who spent years of exile in Northern Virginia has launched a...
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Editorial: Local school priorities, not nostalgia, should set Md.’s academic calendar

LOCAL SCHOOL districts in Maryland weigh many factors in determining when to start their school years. What’s the window for state, local and advanced placement testing? When is the best time to conduct professional staff development? Essentially, school officials want to...
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Editorial: Memorial Day: Honoring the living and the dead, in the spirit of 1869

IT MUST have been quite a sight, Memorial Day 1869 in Cincinnati, where “a crowd of thirty thousand gathered in a cemetery to observe the decoration of 745 graves of that community’s war dead,” as the historian David W. Blight describes it. “Among the processions was a...

French company to fight ruling in UT consumer suit

A Paris-based company says it will fight a U.S. judge’s ruling against its attempt to force a Utah couple to pay a $3,500 penalty over a critical online review. Descoteaux Boutiques SARL, the parent company of online retailer Kleargear.com, issued separate statements this...

2nd Kent State Fraternity Suspended For Hazing

KENT, Ohio (AP) — Kent State University has suspended a fraternity for hazing and other violations. It’s the second time the school has handed down a hazing suspension since the beginning of the past school year. Kent State says Sigma Tau Gamma received a 3-year ban on all...
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Exit poll: Candy tycoon elected Ukraine president

Ukrainian presidential candidate Petro Poroshenko during his press conference in Kiev, Ukraine, Sunday, May 25, 2014. An exit poll showed that billionaire candy-maker Petro Poroshenko won Ukraine’s presidential election outright Sunday in the first round — a vote...
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Red Sox lose 10th straight, brawl with Tampa Bay

AP Photo/STEVE NESIUS ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The World Series champion Boston Red Sox lost their 10th straight game, skidding to their longest slump in 20 years and brawling with the Tampa Bay Rays during an 8-5 defeat Sunday. Rays pinch-hitter Sean Rodriguez connected...