This week, Democratic Reps. Anna Eshoo, D-Calif., and Jerry McNerny, D-N.J., sent out a series of letters to America’s largest communications corporations: AT&T, Alphabet Inc., Cox Communications, Dish Network, Comcast, Apple, Amazon and others. Their letters demanded answers from these …

Olivia Hayse received an email from a stranger in Australia that claimed he wanted to donate more than $15,000 to her Springfield employer — but first he needed their bank account and check routing numbers.

Last week, actress Gina Carano made headlines when Disney+ and Lucasfilm decided to cancel her from their hit series “The Mandalorian” because of controversial social media posts. It is perfectly obvious the corporations had been looking for an excuse to get rid of Carano, thanks to her cons…

In the 1970s, President Jimmy Carter supposedly worried that Americans were suffering from collective malaise, the French word for an underlying feeling of discomfort, uneasiness. Carter was roundly ridiculed. A few years later, President Ronald Reagan campaigned in 1984 on the theme, in sha…

My wife and I have believed in the vaccine since day one. As some may know, we have moved to Michigan and have a condo in south Florida. Since I am over 75, I am in line for the second level of vaccines, just after health care workers and emergency personnel.

Ken: If we can ignore for a bit the pointless political theater goings-on in the U.S. Senate, the biggest news right now is that the CDC has decided on a scientific basis that it’s time for the kids to go back to school, and they have provided guidelines for doing so: No surprises there — ma…

Last week wasn’t one of my best. Given my wife’s recent four-day incarceration at the Mayo Clinic, I had little to do other than seethe over absurd hospital policy and the Trump Impeachment Sequel. Suffice to say, it was all rather distressing.

As I watched the horror of the raid on our Congress, I could only imagine the fear so many of our legislators must have felt. I thought how a prior experience of a threat to life on some might impact their fear more than on others. Trauma experts have stated that such a reaction based on a p…

I spent a great percentage of my working life inside of a courtroom trying cases from dog bites to murder. Medical malpractice to child custody. Land disputes to will contests. I was not the usual lawyer of the times who did corporate work, drew wills, closed real estate transactions, and we…

“I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America…”. We know the rest. From our earliest ability to comprehend belonging to something outside our immediate family, we were taught the pledge. In just a few words, it established our loyalty as citizens. We cited it to affirm the…

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