Politics
By: Kevin Derby | Posted: October 22, 2014 3:55 AM
 

 
Columns
By: Kevin Derby | Posted: October 21, 2014 8:50 PM

Every year in Jacksonville, Atlantic Sun Conference basketball rivals Jacksonville University and the University of North Florida (UNF) engage in the “River City Rumble.”

Columns
By: Nancy Smith | Posted: October 21, 2014 3:55 AM

When the Florida Water and Land Conservation Initiative first made it to the 2014 ballot, I would've bet my last dollar that by now it would be about as popular as earthquake insurance. But, boy, would I have lost that bet.

Columns
By: Patricia Levesque | Posted: October 21, 2014 3:55 AM

There has been much said recently about an overabundance of testing in schools, and I understand that it can be difficult to decide how this impacts your child's education.

Columns
By: Thomas Sowell | Posted: October 21, 2014 3:55 AM
The New York Times is again on the warpath against what it calls "predatory lending."

Just what is predatory lending? It is lending that charges a higher interest rate than people like those at the New York Times approve of. According to such thinking -- or lack of thinking -- the answer is to have the government set an interest rate ceiling at a level that will be acceptable to third parties like the New York Times.
 
Guest Column
By: John Stemberger | Posted: October 22, 2014 3:55 AM

This pa st year has been a real learning curve on the whole topic of medical marijuana.Thanks to a good friend of mine, who is a respected physician, I learned there really are some valid and legitimate medical uses for marijuana.

Columns
By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: October 22, 2014 3:55 AM

WASHINGTON -- If politicians preying upon your attentions this season fail to inspire, you might seek common cause with the beasts -- the four-legged variety rather than those running for office.

Ballot initiatives aimed at protecting bears and wolves from hounding, trapping and other inhumane hunting practices are up for a vote in two states -- Maine and Michigan.

 
Cartoon
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Columns
By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: October 20, 2014 3:55 AM
Growing up in Washington in the 1930s and '40s, our home was, several times, put under quarantine. A poster would be tacked on the door indicating the presence within of a contagious disease -- measles, mumps, chickenpox, scarlet fever.

None of us believed we were victims of some sort of invidious discrimination against large Catholic families. It was a given that public health authorities were trying to contain the spread of a disease threatening the health of children.