| Jul 11, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Vincent DeMarco's letter ("Tougher gun laws are helping reduce homicides in Baltimore," July 5) is misleading in its attempt to credit a drop in gun related deaths in Baltimore to the gun controls enacted in October of 2013.
First of all, gun related...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 6:45 AM
We recently witnessed another senseless mass shooting that injured one child and took the lives of four children and two adults ("Texas shooting suspect collapses in courtroom," July 12).
The shooting in the suburbs of Houston, Texas, illustrates how...
| Jul 16, 2014
Riverdale's beloved scion Archie Andrews will be headed for that big Pop Tate's in the sky, as announced earlier this […]...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 2:20 PM
My first question to Nan Rich was, "How did this happen?"
How did Charlie Crist, just 18 short months after checking the "D" on his voter-registration form, become the best thing going for the party?
This is a guy who once enjoyed being known as...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 9:42 AM
Whenever I write about guns, I expect my mailbag to fill up. Today is no exception after I wrote, "Our obsession with guns is killings us."
Two questions from readers keep coming up. One has to do with whether gun sales at gun shows and over the...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 10:38 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- A shadowy political group called "Progressive Choice PAC" is airing a racially tinged ad on black radio stations in Orlando accusing former Gov. Charlie Crist of siding with the gun lobby and imposing sentencing and drug policies that...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 5:10 PM
I have news for the fevered partisans accusing President Obama of putting the welfare of one American soldier held prisoner in a foreign country over another.
The situation of Marine reservist Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi, 25, who has been jailed in Mexico...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 10:52 AM
Republican lawmakers are scrambling to identify the party's future leaders after the shock primary election defeat of Eric Cantor, the No. 2 Republican in the House of Representatives, by a politcal rookie backed by the Tea Party movement.
It could take...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 11:05 AM
Canadian authorities launched a massive manhunt for a heavily armed gunman who killed three police officers and wounded two others in a rampage that is rare in Canada when compared to the United States and again raises questions about the effectiveness of...
| May 31, 2014
| 5:25 PM
Under clear skies Saturday, dozens of students and area residents quietly walked to the three Isla Vista sites where six UC Santa Barbara students were killed in a deadly rampage about a week ago.
At each site, Allie Clement, program assistant with...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 2:28 PM
Target on Wednesday asked shoppers not to bring guns to its stores after protests against a gun-rights campaign in Texas where customers brandished firearms in store aisles.
"Starting today we will ... respectfully request that guests not bring firearms...