Uncle Dick’s advice

Former Vice-President Dick Cheney accuses President Obama of “dithering” over how exactly to proceed in Afghanistan. Perhaps such “dithering” eight years ago would have saved us our current international military...

Priorities

Pennsylvania continues its long history of rolling over and giving fossil-fuel industries whatever it is they want. This time, they exempt the booming natural gas drillers from paying an extraction tax (the only major gas-producing state to do so) and open up state...

“Dear Trick-or-treater …”

As federal investigators continue to dig through the governments of Luzerne and Lackawanna counties, FBI "target letters" — official notifications to individuals that they're under a legal microscope — have become as commons as Snickers bars...