Tag Archives: Opinion Home

WIFE ACCESSORY TO MURDER? Feds convene grand jury to launch probe into Orlando shooter's spouse

Federal prosecutors have convened a grand jury to investigate the wife of the Orlando nightclub shooter, seeking to charge her as an accessory to 49 counts of murder and 53 counts of attempted murder as well as with failure to notify law enforcement about the pending terrorist attack and lying to federal agents, a federal law enforcement source confirmed Tuesday ...

Read More »

Harley-Davidson going electric

Black Widow already has one, and it sounds like you’ll be able to ride an electric “Hog” soon. Harley-Davidson Senior Vice President of Global Demand Sean Cummings tells the Milwaukee Business Journal that the company will have a battery-powered bike on sale within five years. The decision comes two years after Harley-Davidson unveiled the Livewire electric motorcycle concept, which was ...

Read More »

TOE-TO-TOE ON TERROR: Trump, Clinton trade hits as Orlando massacre dominates campaign

While investigators try to piece together what led the Orlando gunman to carry out an unspeakable act of terror, the attack is upending the 2016 campaign debate as the two presumptive rivals go toe-to-toe on terror with two very different messages.  In back-to-back speeches Monday, Donald Trump doubled down on his call for a Muslim immigration ban while decrying what ...

Read More »

Egg industry shakeup

Inside a poultry farm in Iowa. Iowa is the nation’s largest egg producer. (AP) In the U.S., there are about 302 million egg-laying hens, producing over 80 billion eggs annually. Female chickens are big business, bringing in over $10 billion each year for the nation’s egg producers. But what happens to the male chickens? Since they don’t lay eggs, male chicks ...

Read More »

Pickup truck stamps deliver

For cute, we get Shirley Temple. Music, Sarah Vaughn. Outer space? The U.S. Postal Service has that covered too, with 2016 stamps that feature both actual planets and fictional space explorers (Star Trek). For those of us who love everything on four wheels, however, anticipation continues to build for the release of four stamps that feature fantastic illustrations of iconic ...

Read More »

Americans hating on Chipotle?

 (Moe’s Southwest Grill/Reuters) Moe’s Southwest Grill has toppled Chipotle to become America’s new favorite Mexican-inspired fast casual restaurant chain, according to a new poll. The 1,900-unit Chipotle Mexican Grill chain, which had topped the last three annual Harris polls, didn’t even finish in the top four. The Denver-based chain has been beset by a number of food-borne illnesses in the ...

Read More »

Ex-GOP senator and Ohio Gov. George Voinovich dies

Sen. George Voinovich, R-Ohio, listens to testimony by Andrew Natsios, the special U.S. envoy to Sudan, not pictured, during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, April 11, 2007. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) (AP2007) COLUMBUS, Ohio –  Former U.S. senator and two-term Ohio Gov. George Voinovich has died at home in Cleveland. He was 79. His ...

Read More »