| Jan 8, 2015
| 5:04 PM
Hollywood has not traditionally been known for nuanced thinking when it comes to gender assumptions in movie marketing. According to the crude calculus of studio salesmanship, women like movies featuring romance and pretty dresses and almost anything...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 6:18 PM
Veronica Rutledge and her husband loved everything about guns. They practiced at shooting ranges. They hunted. And both of them, relatives and friends say, had permits to carry concealed firearms. Veronica typically left her Blackfoot, Idaho, home with...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 8:47 AM
Voting fraud is an issue that has generated a great deal of heat and very little light on the right. Fox News host Megyn Kelly recently had to backtrack from her report that voters in Colorado were being allowed to print out ballots at home and admit that...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 9:00 PM
The Florida Legislature doesn’t do anything quickly, except when it involves guns.
Then, they jump into action.
Another gun bill to make the gun lovers and the NRA happy?
Sure, why not.
Thus, we have the fast track bill to allow...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 2:51 PM
For most of her adult life, Alfena Rascoe battled obesity.
At 238 pounds, the Laurel resident said, the extra weight slowed her down, affecting her stamina at work as a child psychiatric specialist. It also led to high blood pressure, putting her at...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 8:41 PM
In the wake of lawsuits filed against several Pennsylvania cities, Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski is moving forward with plans to repeal a city gun law in hopes of avoiding a similar battle.
The repeal, being introduced to Allentown City Council this...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 4:30 PM
To the editor: We are so fortunate to have Mike Feuer as the city attorney of Los Angeles. ("Gridlock in Congress? Act locally," Op-Ed, Nov. 2)
In acting to curtail gun violence in the city, he proves that he is a man of his word who seeks to improve...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 9:00 PM
It didn’t get much attention on election night, but a measure that passed in Washington state could indicate a big change coming in America.
Despite what the NRA says, despite what gun nuts say, America may indeed be embracing sensible...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 12:44 PM
Armed with a new state law, pro-gun groups are rapidly scaling up their attack on municipal firearms ordinances in Pennsylvania, with the National Rifle Association filing suit over gun-control measures in three cities.
Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 4:05 PM
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania's capital is facing a lawsuit believed to be the first filed under a new state law designed to give gun owners and gun rights groups a better chance at dismantling illegal municipal firearms ordinances.
| Jan 12, 2015
| 2:39 PM
Barely a week after taking effect, a novel state law that makes it easier for gun-rights groups to challenge local firearms measures in court is already sparking change: Nearly two dozen Pennsylvania municipalities have agreed to get rid of their...