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  • Ron Rash: Appalachian trailblazer

    Ron Rash: Appalachian trailblazer
    Ron Rash, one of America's most-admired contemporary Southern writers, is conscious of working in a venerable literary tradition that goes back through O'Connor, Welty and Faulkner. But he notices modern trends, too, such as the recent emergence of...
  • Detroit's decline

    Detroit's decline
    Since the Motown sound went silent -- except on oldies stations -- and General Motors and Chrysler (but not Ford) required life support from Washington, there has been little to recommend Detroit, Mich., to visitors, much less its residents. The...
  • Back Story: The brains behind one of the greatest heists in history

    Back Story: The brains behind one of the greatest heists in history
    Bruce Reynolds nearly got away with it — and for a time he did. As the brains behind England's 1963 "Great Train Robbery," Reynolds netted some $7 million in small bills for himself and his confederates. Robbing stagecoaches and, later, trains...
  • Dunbar on Internet cafes and the $1B spent

    Dunbar on Internet cafes and the $1B spent
    As gambling expert, lawyer and lobbyist Marc Dunbar notes, this is a busy time of year anyway, with regular legislative matters going on. Now, pile on the resignation of our lieutenant governor, linked to Internet cafes, and he's on the phone nonstop....
  • My stylebook, right or wrong

    Over at the Other Place, the blog site during the [cough] hiatus [cough], a commenter has just remarked on the formation of plurals: You are wrong. The plural of A is As, not A's. An apostrophe for a plural is ALWAYS wrong. Always this insistence on...
  • Who would follow our example on Keystone?

    Who would follow our example on Keystone?
    While many have long seen America as the global bad boy, everybody likes Canada. If Uncle Sam tucks his pack of Marlboros under his T-shirt sleeve and plays by his own rules, the Canadian moose -- or whatever their Uncle Sam equivalent is -- always...
  • 'Gideon's' promise still unfulfilled

    'Gideon's' promise still unfulfilled
    "Make me wanna holler, way they do my life." -- Marvin Gaye, "Inner City Blues" Karen Houppert has written a book of nightmares. Ms. Houppert, a veteran reporter for, among others, The Washington Post and The New York Times, is the author of...
  • Boeing plans on 787 Dreamliners to be airborne 'within weeks'

    Boeing plans on 787 Dreamliners to be airborne 'within weeks'
    With a new plan to fix the problem-plagued lithium-ion battery systems on its grounded 787 Dreamliner passenger jets, Boeing Co. said the fleet should be airborne again within weeks. The aerospace giant’s plan to fix to the 787 battery system...
  • Kim Ghattas discusses Hillary Clinton and 'The Secretary'

    Kim Ghattas discusses Hillary Clinton and 'The Secretary'
    As Hillary Clinton kept up a famously grueling travel schedule during President Obama's first term, she was trailed all the way by Kim Ghattas, a native of Beirut who is now a foreign correspondent for the BBC. In "The Secretary: A Journey with Hillary...
  • Michael Moss on 'Salt Sugar Fat'

    Michael Moss on 'Salt Sugar Fat'
    In his Pulitzer Prize-winning 2009 expose on pathogens in America's meat, New York Times investigative reporter Michael Moss described in chilling detail the dangers of bacteria in the American meat supply. But in the course of interviewing food experts...
  • Ted Kennedy Jr.'s Disarming Candor

    Not that it matters much to most politicians, but there's a fairly easy way to get on my good side, at least temporarily. I place a disproportionate weight on how they handle encounters with my son. So it came to pass on Father's Day on 2011 that The...