Rash Report: 'Madaya Mom,' Marvel's super Syrian hero

Rash Report: 'Madaya Mom,' Marvel's super Syrian hero

Realistic comic strip goes where cameras can't.

A millennial son responds to his father's apology about presidential race

October 21
His challenge for fellow millennials is to make their own promise.

Counterpoint: Gov. Dayton's attack on Republican leader's truthfulness is absurd

October 21
He's wrong on several points, and unhelpful.
Erik Wemple
October 21
Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton speaks to Republican p...

The Clinton crowd's emails are scandalous, no matter who pilfered them

Funny, nobody obsessed about who 'stole' Trump's tax returns (or why).
October 20

N.Y.-to-D.C. shuttle fiasco sheds light on what a Trump presidency may be

He was not interested in facts or analysis. He was desperate for the deal. And he overpaid.
John Gunyou
October 20

Elections are not about candidates or political parties, they're about voters

If it all seems wearying or "rigged," remember this.
October 20
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks to Democratic pres...

We're just lucky Donald Trump is so terrible.

The final meltdown showed how incredible it is that he got this far. Imagine what a skillful demagogue might do.
Stephen Mihm
October 20

Debates leave voters much to ponder

Trump is not reflecting the dignity, or respect for the presidency, of past candidates who have had real claims to being swindled.
Aaron J. Brown
October 19

Canadians can't fathom the length of our political campaigns

Consider the Eighth Congressional District race with that in the adjacent jurisdiction across the border.
Mike Hatch
October 19

Mike Hatch: Six actions Minnesota can take now to combat health-insurance costs

These premium increases are not acceptable.
October 19

Boko Haram isn't done spreading death and destruction

Nigeria will need help eradicating the extremist Islamist group.
Faith Ralston
October 19

We can put civility back in discussion

Don't wait for everyone else. Be the first.
Albert R. Hunt
October 19

After "rigged election" Clinton will be pushed to clean up a "rigged economy."

The left (with help from the GOP) will make life difficult for President Hillary Clinton.
October 18

Trump's 'rigged' election talk threatens democracy

There's no evidence to support his dangerous voter fraud claims.
Ron Britz
October 18

Wells Fargo's cross-selling controversy: In defense of John Stumpf

I've known this good man for 50 years. He was the leader, so he's taken the heat — but it's not a fair reflection of his legacy.
Mark W. Sheffert
October 18

Wells Fargo fiasco resulted from leadership culture the company apparently plans to keep

Insular, entrenched executives, a pliant board of directors, and a new CEO from the ranks are the makings of more problems.
Mark Dayton
October 18

Gov. Mark Dayton: Don't believe Republicans; MNsure is not the problem

They are, with their obstructive tactics in the state House and Senate. I need DFL majorities in both houses of the Legislature to fulfill my pledge of progress.
Bill O'Brien
October 18

Politics in 2016: An apology to millennial voters, and a wish

You didn't create this presidential campaign mess, and you certainly can't heal it to perfection. But you know what? You can vote and make things a lot better.
Chris Cillizza
October 18

Hillary Clinton's e-mail problems just came roaring back

There's a suggestion that at least one person at the State Department was discussing a "quid pro quo" with the FBI. There's no evidence that Clinton was involved, but it's more kindling for the fire.
Leonid Bershidsky
October 18

Arkansas is pleased to forget Hillary Clinton

Shifting party alliances aside, it struck me as strange that the state's former activist first lady doesn't enjoy lingering support from her time and achievements there. I set out to learn why.
October 17

What's a voter like me to do? (Part three: The social conservative)

Values are marginalized on this ballot — so my pick is who state caucusgoers wanted: Marco Rubio. I'll write him in.
Greg Bolles
October 17

Politics in 2016: What's the lesson kids are learning from this?

Nowadays, it seems to be OK for supporters of one candidate to be ostracized by backers of another. Whatever happened to civility?
October 17

Why have so many men dropped out of the labor force?

New study has found that painkillers are taking a toll.
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