WASHINGTON — Standing where his predecessor decried what he subsequently delivered — “American carnage” — Joe Biden on Wednesday promised a recuperative presidency. His call for Americans to heed the better angels of their nature — “each of us has a duty and responsibility” — recalled an adm…
Just as we wished Donald Trump and preceding presidents well as they began their time in the White House, hoping for a bright future as they assumed leadership of the greatest nation on Earth, our thoughts now turn to Joe Biden as he takes the reins of U.S. government.
In preparation for Election Day, Manhattan businesses boarded up in case violence erupted if Donald Trump won reelection. They had seen or already experienced destruction during the summer, when George Floyd’s and other Black people’s death at the hands — or knees — of police officers set of…
There are many dangers ahead for that great survivor of American politics, Joe Biden. There is a deadly virus that is rampaging across the land even as it is mutating, economic challenges, a wealth and privilege gap that is widening, potential troubles with Iran, allies wary of America’s com…
Week before last was a bad one for right-wing crybaby culture. Scarcely had Boss Trump’s paranoid mob retreated from the U.S. Capitol than the whining began. My favorite thing on Facebook was a photo of two guilty-looking dogs welcoming their master at the front door: “We’re so glad you’re h…
Where are the charges in alleged voter fraud?
To follow up my column on the origin of life, it’s important to know about DNA, or deoxyribonucleic acid. DNA is a double helix molecule on which the instructions to build your proteins are coded, using only three nucleotide bases in pairs. To visualize a double helix, imagine a twisted spir…
The following letter from Allegany County Sheriff Craig Robertson was released to the Times-News for publication.
Ensuring the civil rights of all Americans should be a goal of every person who represents U.S. citizens, from the local government level to the highest offices in the land.
Warm greetings from The Three Percenters — Original, Maryland Chapter. We are releasing this statement to increase awareness about our organization.
Not to put too fine a point on it, but I think we can all agree that 2020 was pretty much an unrelieved nine-alarm dumpster fire. It was with universal relief that we all celebrated the advent of the year 2021, looking forward to better days, more hopeful news, the dawning of a brighter world.
This Week's Circulars
FORT ASHBY, W.Va. - Edward William Willison, 79, died Saturday, Jan. 23, 2021, at Devlin Manor. Visitation Upchurch Funeral Home, Fort Ashby, Friday noon to 1 p.m. Services will follow at 1 p.m. Interment Fort Ashby Cemetery.
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- Winter storm warning in effect through Tuesday
- Hogan: State will explore 'every legal avenue' if schools don't try to reopen