Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr., for the first time, Tuesday, addressed the recent bitter partisan fight over new Justice Brett M. Kavanaugh and the Supreme Court, seeking to “assure” an audience in Minneapolis that the court will serve “one nation” and not “one party or one interest.”
Whenever Donald Trump talks about fake news, there are howls of indignation from the establishment media. We’re told that the very mention of “fake news” is a direct attack on our democracy, that the alternative is “darkness,” that it led to the dismemberment and murder of Jamal Khashoggi, a…
We were told that if Donald Trump were to get elected, we’d be winning so much that we would become bored with winning. To be fair, some good developments have taken place under this president. A fast-growing economy, a palpable business optimism, a much-needed lower corporate tax rate and f…
A few feet behind Gavin Newsom as he sipped a drink in a coffee shop near Los Angeles International Airport, a tall man with a wet paint roller wiped a menu blackboard clear, giving the store a clean slate.
“Our solar system just got a little spookier,” Chelsea Whyte wrote, after the International Astronomical Union’s Minor Planet Center announced the discovery of a new dwarf planet on Oct.1.
If Sen. Ben Sasse is right — he has not recently been wrong about anything important — the nation’s most-discussed political problem is entangled with the least-understood public-health problem.
American philosopher Jerry Seinfeld famously exposed how irrational we American baseball fans must be: “Team loyalty is a kind of hard thing to justify, in the end. ... Every year, it’s different guys. ... You’re rooting for clothes, when you get right down to it. ... I want my team’s clothe…
Birthdays are a fitting time for reflection. So, as Antelope Valley Hospital marks its 63rd “birthday” this month, I wanted to take the opportunity to reflect on where the hospital has been, where we are today and our vision for the future.
“Hey, John, in your last column, you mentioned a few detective films that were at the top of your list, you know, flicks like ‘Chinatown’ and ‘L.A. Confidential.’ So I got to wondering if there were any others you’d put up there near the top. I mean, you taught this stuff at the college, did…
The United States has told India and other countries to cut oil imports from Iran to zero by Nov. 4 or face sanctions, making it clear that there would be no waivers for anyone.
Boeing has been awarded the first portion of a $2.38 billion fixed-price contract to replace the U.S. Air Force’s Bell UH-1N fleet with its MH-139 helicopter, derived from Leonardo Helicopters’ commercial platform.
Bits and pieces about how the Russians and others ran their con games to try to capsize America’s long-standing democracy in the 2016 election process have been dropping in the news for months.
In recent months, a vocal group of conservatives has joined with Democrats in arguing that it’s time for the government to correct a blatant market failure: the private sector’s inability to provide sufficient paid leave. A new study suggests otherwise.
“Excessive bail shall not be required, nor excessive fines imposed, nor cruel and unusual punishments inflicted.” — 8th Amendment, United States Constitution (part of the Bill of Rights)
In spite of the enormous wave of wealth that is sweeping through the United States of America in this time in our history, there are still many patches of needy communities which should be given monetary help.
As with the first allegation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, his second accuser, Deborah Ramirez, levels a claim of sexual abuse supposedly witnessed by others.
Leslie Moonves, Brett Kavanaugh, Tim Murphy, Rob Porter, Bill Cosby, David Copperfield, Michael Douglas, Stan Lee, Louis C.K., Dustin Hoffman, Jeremy Piven, Kevin Spacey, Harvey Weinstein, Bob Weinstein, Bill O’Reilly and Oliver Stone.
Something has changed in California politics as the political class gets serious about this fall’s statewide election: Despite what has lately amounted to single-party rule in America’s most populous state, there’s a new insecurity in the air.