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Interstate truck fire extinguished

May 25, 2015 DETROIT (AP) — The tanker truck that exploded and caught fire on a downtown Detroit interstate has been extinguished but some ramps and a stretch of freeway remains closed. Michigan State Police Lt. more »»

Busting myths about veterans

May 25, 2015 DETROIT (AP) — Wishing living U.S. military veterans a “Happy Memorial Day” might be well-intentioned but misses the mark on an occasion meant for remembering those who lost their lives. more »»

Chained

May 25, 2015 SEATTLE — One of two protesters who affixed themselves to an Arctic oil-drilling support ship parked north of Seattle left the vessel Sunday, but the other remained suspended from its anchor chain i... more »»

Chained

May 25, 2015 SEATTLE — One of two protesters who affixed themselves to an Arctic oil-drilling support ship parked north of Seattle left the vessel Sunday, but the other remained suspended from its anchor chain i... more »»

170 kids on their own among migrants to arrive in Indonesia

May 25, 2015 KUALA CANGKOI, Indonesia — It was just the two of them, brother and sister, out on the open ocean with hundreds of other desperate migrants, mostly Rohingya Muslims fleeing their homes in Myanmar. more »»

Small Business sees game played by Big Business

May 23, 2015 Can it be that America’s small businesses are finally waking up to the fact they’re being screwed by big businesses? For years, small-business groups such as the National Federation of Independent... more »»

Can Hillary Clinton reverse six-year decline in Democratic turnout?

May 23, 2015 Bill Clinton won the presidency in 1992 by running as a different kind of Democrat from previous nominee. more »»

Taking money out of medicine removes innovation

May 23, 2015 For years, my scientist brother Tom was the nonpolitical Stossel. I defended free markets on TV, and he studied blood at Harvard and Brigham and Women’s Hospital. more »»

Campuses now bastions of speech suppression

May 22, 2015 Trigger warning: This column will include discussion of ideas that may conflict with your own. more »»

Best graduation advice: Don’t screw it up

May 22, 2015 It’s graduation time once again. And by some unwritten but strictly enforced law of nature, every graduation must have a speaker. more »»

Rhetorical ploys by redistributionists

May 21, 2015 In a recent panel discussion on poverty at Georgetown University, President Barack Obama gave another demonstration of his mastery of rhetoric — and disregard of reality. more »»

GoFundMe: no alternative to Obamacare

May 20, 2015 Luis Lang would like you to send him some money. He has taken to GoFundMe, the crowd-funding website, trying to raise $30,000. Lang, who is 49 and lives in Fort Mill, S.C. more »»

Jeb Bush starts slide down slippery slope of Iraq

May 20, 2015 WASHINGTON -- Jeb Bush’s ham-handed answer to questions about the 2003 invasion of Iraq has raised another: Is he really ready for prime time as a 2016 presidential prospect? A perplexed press is... more »»

William Zinsser believed in your story, too

May 19, 2015 If you’re one of the millions of readers who cherish William Zinsser’s book “On Writing Well,” then you may feel this week that you’ve lost a dear friend. Zinsser died Tuesday, at 92. more »»

Britain’s Conservatives shock world of politics

May 19, 2015 BELFAST, Northern Ireland — “Shocked,” “surprised,” “stunned” were some of the words used by broadcasters, columnists, political “experts” and pollsters when a Conservative Party victory was forecas... more »»

Inconsistent stance on provocative art

May 18, 2015 Why aren’t liberals offering Pamela Geller a federal subsidy? Geller is the blogger-activist who organized the “Draw Muhammad” exhibition in Garland, Texas, which inspired some DIY jihadists to... more »»

Opposition sets off Obama’s third-class temperament

May 18, 2015 Like cult members awaking to find their leader swigging gin and squirreling money into a Swiss bank account, liberals are rubbing their eyes in disbelief at President Obama’s behavior. more »»

Save the economy: expand Social Security

May 16, 2015 America is on the cusp of a retirement crisis. Millions of Americans are already in danger of not being able to maintain their standard of living in retirement, and the problem is getting worse. more »»

Time for people to rebuild liberty without permission

May 16, 2015 Charles Murray, already controversial for writing books on how welfare hurts the poor, on ethnic differences in IQ and on (less controversial, but my favorite) happiness and good government, has... more »»

 
 

 

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