| Aug 29, 2013
| 10:25 AM
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention recently reported that the United States is currently experiencing the largest outbreak of pertussis in 50 years. In 2012, there were more than 41,000 reported cases and 18 deaths in the U.S., with more than...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 12:27 PM
The momentous events that culminated in the March on Washington 50 years ago this week have largely overlooked the legacy of one man whose own dream of such a march was more than two decades in the making.
Asa Philip Randolph — better known as A....
| Aug 20, 2013
| 2:00 AM
Don't look now, my fellow Marylanders, but I think the Martin O'Malley victory lap has commenced. The governor, with a year and a half to go in his second and final term, has started telling us all about his impressive tenure.
The governor gave a speech...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 8:45 AM
Famously, Martin Luther King, Jr. did not plan on saying “I have a dream” at the March on Washington. The majority of his speeches had no prepared text. He liked to improvise on stock themes and images, but knowing the march on Aug. 28, 1963,...
| Aug 22, 2013
Prominent commentators, including Leslie Gelb, John Bolton and Bret Stephens, are counseling the Obama administration to swallow its qualms about the military coup in Cairo and embrace the generals as the best alternative to the Muslim Brotherhood. This...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Lynne Kylish has struck gold.
Not literally, but Kylish, the mom of three from New Jersey, thinks her family found vacation nirvana at the Whiteface Lodge (http://www.thewhitefacelodge.com) in Lake Placid, N.Y., (http://www.lakeplacid.com). And for a...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 5:27 AM
SOUTH BEND - Just 11 days after Abraham Lincoln delivered the Gettysburg Address, a small bank opened in South Bend.
Then, it was known as First National Bank of South Bend. Today, it is known as 1st Source Bank.
Though it has grown to about 76...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Though the post-racial world has yet to materialize, there's no denying this country has changed some over the last half a century, with an African American family living in the White House and a 30-foot-high statue of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. on...
| Aug 27, 2013
Amid the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the March for Jobs and Freedom, there was a recurring complaint: What about economic justice?
It is a source of enormous frustration among many on the left that Martin Luther King Jr.'s deservedly iconic...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Q An accident injury prevents me from returning to work. Can I get Social Security disability?
A Filing an application is the only way to receive a formal decision. While inability to return to previous work is part of the requirements, the Social...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 5:55 PM
The following question is meant to be practical, not philosophical, and your answer is important.
Do you want unlimited government?
That would mean that government would effectively take responsibility for deciding and controlling all aspects of our...