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Editorial: Schomacker for District 22A Representative
Letter: Our schools are committed to our students and our community
Column: The celebrity's apprentice
Editorial: Hamilton for District 22B Representative
Letter: Vote yes for Sunday liquor sales in Worthington
Ralph Wellington Thueson
Carol E. Anderson
James G. Myers
Eleanor Clarke Garrish
Disheveled Theologian: Banana bread evangelism
2016 Local Business Guide Directory
Looking Back: 2006 -- Worthington Ambulance Service wins honor
Pumpkin soup perfect start for lively (but civil) dinner party
Potted mums difficult to establish if planted in fall
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Birth: Oct. 26, 2016
Kill 80th birthday
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September 7, 2016
Column: Trump wants you to trust him -- blindly
WASHINGTON -- Donald Trump just renewed his vow of opacity. Asked by ABC News's David Muir on Monday afternoon whether he'd be releasing his income-tax returns, as every other major-party presidential nominee has done for 40-plus years, Trump brushed off the inquiry. "I think...
September 7, 2016 - 9:31pm
September 6, 2016
Column: Trump reverts to his xenophobic self
WASHINGTON -- Donald Trump has warned us about those Mexican rapists. Apparently the country also has body snatchers. The Republican presidential nominee immigrated briefly to Mexico on Wednesday for a hastily arranged visit with the leader of the country he has made his No. 1 scapegoat....
September 6, 2016 - 9:05pm
August 31, 2016
Column: Will Putin spring an October surprise?
WASHINGTON -- The Russians have just given us an August glimpse of a potential October surprise. We learned earlier this summer that cyber-hackers widely believed to be tied to the Kremlin have broken into the email of the Democratic National Committee and others. The Washington...
August 31, 2016 - 10:16pm
August 28, 2016
Column: Donald Trump's new loose cannon
WASHINGTON -- In choosing Stephen Bannon to be the CEO of his campaign, Donald Trump has accomplished the extraordinary: He has found somebody as outrageous as he is. Bannon, who had been publisher of the far-right website Breitbart, has called the pope a "commie" and said Catholics...
August 28, 2016 - 9:10pm
August 25, 2016
Column: Is Jill Stein the Ralph Nader of 2016?
WASHINGTON -- Jill Stein, the Green Party presidential nominee, favors alternative energy -- and she leads by example. On Tuesday, she burned one of her own supporters. Stein, making an appearance at the National Press Club in Washington, took her campaign on an unexpected detour...
August 25, 2016 - 9:03pm
August 23, 2016
Sean Hannity, Trump's 'spin doctor'
"I'm a journalist who interviews people who I disagree with all the time." -- Sean Hannity, 2008 "I never claimed to be a journalist." -- Sean Hannity, 2016 WASHINGTON -- Not since lawmakers diagnosed Terri Schiavo's condition from the Senate floor has there been such medical...
August 23, 2016 - 9:37pm
August 9, 2016
Column: Why a Trump loss in November could still be destructive
WASHINGTON -- All Americans should be alarmed by Donald Trump confidant Roger Stone's suggestion that Trump claim Hillary Clinton is trying to steal the election. Asserting that there is already "widespread voter fraud," Stone said Trump should say that "if there's voter fraud,...
August 9, 2016 - 8:40pm
August 7, 2016
Column: Trump's act is wearing thin
ASHBURN, Va. -- Maybe this is how it ends for Donald Trump: not with a bang but with a child's whimper. The Republican presidential nominee, rallying supporters in a high school auditorium here, was talking about Chinese currency manipulation when an infant began to cry. "Don't...
August 7, 2016 - 9:33pm
August 3, 2016
Column: The facts behind Donald Trump's many falsehoods
WASHINGTON -- Donald Trump's long-tortured relationship with the truth is nearing a point of total estrangement. The Republican presidential nominee tweeted over the weekend that rival Hillary Clinton and her fellow Democrats "are trying to rig the debates" by scheduling them during...
August 3, 2016 - 9:41pm
July 31, 2016
Column: At the Democratic convention, women seize their moment
PHILADELPHIA -- Watching Hillary Clinton become the first woman to be nominated for president has inspired women at the Democratic National Convention to celebrate this singular moment. They put on temporary tattoos that said "Run like a girl" and "Pantsuit Up" and mugged for...
July 31, 2016 - 9:39pm
July 27, 2016
Some Trump-style speculation on the GOP and Putin
PHILADELPHIA -- Donald Trump never met a conspiracy theory he didn't like -- until now. He has dabbled in, among other things, the notion that President Obama is a Muslim born in Kenya, that Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia was murdered and that Ted Cruz's father was involved...
July 27, 2016 - 9:05pm
July 25, 2016
Column: Morning in America it wasn't
CLEVELAND -- It was a grand old party at Quicken Loans Arena on Thursday night. Delegates wore cowboy hats, straw hats, tricorn hats, stovepipe hats, cheesehead hats, evergreen hats and Uncle Sam hats. They bopped to the music of a seven-piece band and waved red, white and blue...
July 25, 2016 - 9:25pm
July 22, 2016
Column: Self-worship over sound judgment
CLEVELAND -- The Trump campaign has lately alternated between disaster and farce: the awkward rollout of Mike Pence, the botched logo, two parliamentary disputes on the convention floor, a muddled message, a plagiarized speech by the would-be first lady. But in one respect, the...
July 22, 2016 - 8:59pm
July 20, 2016
Column: The crazy face of Trump's GOP
CLEVELAND -- Roger Stone, longtime confidant and informal adviser to Donald Trump, removed his all-access convention credentials and ascended the stage at Citizens for Trump's America First Unity Rally on Monday afternoon. Stone, wearing a yellow linen suit, white saddle shoes and...
July 20, 2016 - 9:27pm
July 18, 2016
Column: For Trump, it's (white) America First
WASHINGTON -- It was just another week in Donald Trump's (white) America First campaign. At least twice, Trump alleged that people have called for a "moment of silence" for the madman who killed five police officers in Dallas at a Black Lives Matter protest. It was an incendiary...
July 18, 2016 - 8:42pm