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Column: Using assistive technology to overcome barriers
Column: In the third debate, Donald Trump erupts
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Letter: Choice for president shouldn't be difficult
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Column: Worthington is no stranger to election hullabaloo
New adaptation of ‘Sense and Sensibility’ arrives at Guthrie
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Data: Oct. 22, 2016
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Data: Oct. 21, 2016
Column: Trump's new hotel offers everything he claims to hate
WASHINGTON -- A bit after 4 p.m. last Thursday, the doorbell rang in my hotel room, Room 446 at the new Trump International Hotel in Washington. It was my Koran. I had ordered it from housekeeping. I had checked in to experience the just-opened Trump International Hotel in Washington,...
September 23, 2016 - 2:13am
September 21, 2016
Column: The Trump letters
WASHINGTON -- As the first presidential debate approaches, fists clench, jaws tighten and invectives giggle in anticipation. Game on! To half the country, it's a sure win for Hillary Clinton, who will expose Donald Trump's shallow store of knowledge, his intemperate habit of insult...
September 21, 2016 - 7:00pm
Column: What Clinton and Trump have in common
SAN DIEGO -- Warning: As we enter the final innings of the presidential campaign, the matchup between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump may be harmful to our mental health. Speaking at Temple University this week, Clinton observed: “This election in particular can be downright depressing...
September 21, 2016 - 5:35pm
September 20, 2016
Column: How Trump winks at political violence
WASHINGTON -- So, Donald Trump thought he'd have a little fun this weekend with the idea of Hillary Clinton being assassinated. The Republican presidential nominee suggested that, because Clinton favors restrictions on guns, her security detail should be disarmed. "Take their guns...
September 20, 2016 - 11:39pm
Column: Trump's truth sets us free
WASHINGTON -- At long last, Donald Trump has set himself free. At a highly choreographed event Friday, the Republican candidate for president of the United States finally issued his verdict on the birthright of our two-term president, who, it turns out, is a real American! "Barack...
September 20, 2016 - 1:20am
September 19, 2016
Column: A better way to assess a candidate's health
WASHINGTON -- American voters have received, we are told, all they are going to get from their presidential candidates in the way of medical information. In light of Hillary Clinton's initially (and, if she had her way, permanently) undisclosed pneumonia, in light of Donald Trump's...
September 19, 2016 - 11:18pm
Column: Taking advantage of seniors is a serious problem
Q: How serious is financial exploitation of older citizens in society? A: Financial scams targeting the elderly have been referred to as the “crime of the 21st century,” but what we’ve uncovered so far may just be the tip of the iceberg. That’s why I’m working on a solution....
September 19, 2016 - 4:23pm
Column: Harry Reid's bountiful bile
WASHINGTON -- NASA scientists may have noticed a wobble in Earth's axis Tuesday morning. Harry Reid, the irascible top Democrat in the Senate, had shown contrition. The day before, Reid had attacked the integrity of Republicans, including the majority whip, John Cornyn, suggesting...
September 19, 2016 - 5:04am
September 18, 2016
Column: District 518 aims to reduce truancy
By Tony Hastings, District 518 WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington school district in collaboration with the Nobles County Attorney, Community Services and Community Corrections Office are introducing the “Stay and Succeed Program.” The Stay and Succeed program is aimed at reducing...
September 18, 2016 - 7:24am
Hillary Clinton’s concrete shoes
ST. PAUL -- I saw Hillary Clinton once working a rope line for more than an hour, a Secret Service man holding her firmly by the hips as she leaned over the rope and reached into the mass of arms and hands reaching out to her. She had learned the art of encountering the crowd and...
September 18, 2016 - 3:20am
September 15, 2016
Column: The Trumpification of Mike Pence
WASHINGTON -- Why does Mike Pence keep getting himself into such deplorable situations? Donald Trump's vice-presidential nominee went on CNN on Monday evening, trying to make hay from Hillary Clinton's calling half of Trump's backers racists and other "deplorables." But the appearance...
September 15, 2016 - 9:42pm
September 14, 2016
Column: Hillary's deplorable basket case
WASHINGTON -- She didn't want to say she was sick. Hillary Clinton, that is, who recently has suffered coughing fits followed Sunday by a near collapse during New York's 9/11 memorial ceremony. She left the ceremony early, claiming over-heatedness, and appeared to weave, lose her...
September 14, 2016 - 9:17pm
Column: On immigration, Clinton has been a tumbler
SAN DIEGO -- Having written about immigration for a quarter-century, I’ve heard more than my share of lies, contradictions and inconsistencies from elected officials in both parties. So it’s been extremely refreshing these last few weeks to see my colleagues in the media get...
September 14, 2016 - 9:16pm
September 13, 2016
Column: Donald Trump's war with the U.S. military
WASHINGTON -- Donald Trump, who had five draft deferments, never had to fight in the jungles of Vietnam. But he had a different sort of war record, as he told radio host Howard Stern years ago: He slept with many women without getting STDs. "It is my personal Vietnam," he said....
September 13, 2016 - 9:44pm
September 12, 2016
Column: The glass ceiling isn't shattered yet
WASHINGTON -- There are many better reasons to oppose Donald Trump than his rampant sexism. But the brazenness of Trump's recent comments, and the not-so-subtle piling on by the Republican National Committee, demand some attention. The remarks are worth noting not only because of...
September 12, 2016 - 9:19pm