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  • Prop. 47 is achieving its main goal, but with unintended consequences

    Prop. 47 is achieving its main goal, but with unintended consequences
    Proposition 47 is supposed to free up prison cells for "real" criminals by reducing drug possession to a misdemeanor offense. But what if those addicts also are the "real" criminals we fear? I know it's too soon to render a verdict on the initiative...
  • Could Deflategate make this Super Bowl the most-watched ever?

    Could Deflategate make this Super Bowl the most-watched ever?
    It didn't take long for NBC to bring up Deflategate during its teleconference on Tuesday previewing the network's coverage of Super Bowl XLIX. In his opening remarks, NBC Sports Group Chairman Mark Lazarus said, "The Seahawks and the Patriots and the...
  • Homeless youth bring bold, confrontational approach to Santa Clarita

    Homeless youth bring bold, confrontational approach to Santa Clarita
    The rumpled young men were sleeping on the ground outside the coffee shop as early morning patrons made their way in. They routinely hogged the store's bathroom, and often left it stinking and littered with the residue of narcotic use. At the market...
  • York-Poquoson Commonwealth's Attorney seeks a second term

    York-Poquoson Commonwealth's Attorney seeks a second term
    The York-Poquoson Commonwealth's Attorney Benjamin M. Hahn announced Sunday that he is seeking a second term. Since taking the position of commonwealth's attorney, Hahn said he has changed a number of policies. He has ensured that a prosecutor is...
  • Rachel Marsden: Accused Russian spies come up short on intelligence

    Federal prosecutors have filed espionage charges against three Russians allegedly working for Russia's foreign intelligence service, SVR. The only one without diplomatic immunity was arrested in the Bronx, N.Y., on Monday, while the other two have left...
  • Jameis Winston gets the flawed Hollywood treatment

    Jameis Winston gets the flawed Hollywood treatment
      Jameis Winston’s accuser has gone public in a new film. Good for Erica Kinsman, who should tell her side of the story. Just don’t expect the film to get us any closer to solving the case. It’s called “The Hunting Ground,"...
  • Sundance 2015: In 'The Hunting Ground,' Jameis Winston's accuser goes public

    Sundance 2015: In 'The Hunting Ground,' Jameis Winston's accuser goes public
    When a group of Oregon football players chanted "No means no" after their Rose Bowl victory over Florida State, an unmistakable taunting reference to the rape accusations against Seminoles quarterback Jameis Winston, the moment demonstrated how sexual...
  • A judge prays for ex-con in court, and he is heard

     A judge prays for ex-con in court, and he is heard
    The story about the ex-con who robbed a bank just so he'd be sent back to prison — for a bed and three meals a day — was heartbreaking. It disturbed the judge. And when I read the story in the Post-Tribune, written by reporter Ruth Ann...
  • The Vic Reynolds Saga: Ex-Windsor police chief to face judge Monday

    The Vic Reynolds Saga: Ex-Windsor police chief to face judge Monday
    NOTE: For the latest on Reynolds, read Saturday's article here.  Windsor's former police chief, Arlis 'Vic' Reynolds, was fired abruptly and without explanation in Dec. 2013.  That raised a lot of questions, and a Daily Press reporter spent months...
  • Parole Board Must Reverse Cop Killer's Release

    Parole Board Must Reverse Cop Killer's Release
    Plainville police officer and Vietnam veteran Robert Holcomb was executed by Gary Castonguay while investigating a burglary on the evening of Nov. 21, 1977. Four bullets entered 28-year-old Officer Holcomb's body as he chased 33-year-old Castonguay, a...
  • Paychecks compensate our labor, praise compensates our passion

    When Lisette Guillen attended the FBI's latest multi-cultural advisory board meeting, she never expected to hear her name called out loud. W. Jay Abbott, Special Agent in Charge of the FBI's Indianapolis office, recently presented her with the 2014...