DES MOINES — Opponents of an amendment that would write the right to keep and bear arms into the Iowa Constitution said the language goes too …
Suppose the right to exit is more important than the right to vote? Whether switching jobs, moving to different states or crossing international borders, Somin argues, the ability to change our lives by changing our surroundings is a vital and personal freedom too often taken for granted.
CLAIM: Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden said if your 8-year-old child wants to be transgender to make life easier, “they have a right to transition and there is no reason for you to deny it.”
Barrett dissented in the case of a Wisconsin man who admitted that he fatally shot his wife seven times but argued that he had been provoked, …
A look back at the life and career of the Supreme Court justice, who died today at age 87.
The Senate Judiciary Committee wants to have a bipartisan plan in place to regulate the way college athletes can be compensated for name, imag…
Q: My wife and I purchased a home over 40 years ago. The original deed is titled as John Smith and Sally Smith. This defaults to tenants in common in Georgia. Sally is my wife of over 50 years. We are now considering changing the title to John Smith and Sally Smith, joint tenants with right of survivorship.
These questions are posed to Pat Miletich and the other participants in Saturday’s Freedom Picnic in Bettendorf. Miletich acknowledges that some have the need to shelter in place to avoid contracting COVID-19, which has been deadly to over a quarter of a million people. He also states (in a May 10th article) "those that are strong and healthy, our rights have to be observed."
Mr. Trowbridge: I hope you are having a great day! I read your letter (April 28) with interest. You make it sound very patriotic to act dumb. Your attack on Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker, while legally correct, seems devoid of any real human empathy for the situation we currently find ourselves in. The governor is trying his best to help Illinois residents weather the storm with the tools available.
ROCK ISLAND — An attempt to turn Rock Island County into a gun sanctuary has been rejected by county officials.
The biggest change in the '60s was the launch of the AFL, which brought more high-powered offensive attacks to professional football in a style of play that still resonates today. The AFL aggressively challenged the NFL by signing several of the top college players and targeting NFL stars behind the leadership of Al Davis, who was the Raiders coach and then commissioner before the merger was announced. The AFL also cleared the way for more black players to enter the league by mining historically black colleges for talent that the NFL had long overlooked.
Republicans have little recourse in the impeachment inquiry, but they have focused their ire on Democrats and defended the president. They are expected to step up those efforts in the coming weeks.
A good Monday to all. We start the day off with the threat of drizzle and patchy fog. Here are the weather details from the National Weather Service.
HILLSBOROUGH, Calif. (AP) — Towering dinosaurs stand among fanciful mushrooms in the sloping backyard. A life-sized Fred Flintstone welcomes visitors near the front door. And by the driveway on the lawn is a giant "Yabba Dabba Do" sign in orange, purple and red.
TRUMP: "We have created 5.3 million new jobs and, importantly, added 600,000 new manufacturing jobs — something which almost everyone said was impossible to do." — State of the Union speech Tuesday.
Verdict: Mixed. Several iconic brands featured in the movie don't exist anymore. We miss you, Pan Am and Atari.
The emerald ash borer has taken up residence in a big way, with untreated trees dying left and right. We'll see a lot more blank spaces in the…