Using the term ‘war’ presents misleading picture of how terrorist group must be fought.

Art Moore shouldn’t win, based on money, organization and experience. Then again, this is a weird year.
Economics failed, but economists made it worse by letting partisanship get in the way.
Although any increase in gas prices hurts, the reality is that our gas consumption is hurting even more, and a tax on carbon is the smartest way to address the problem. Climate change will have a far higher cost on our children than a gas tax will have on us.
The crisis shows weaknesses in the global capacity to tackle emergencies.

Food historians like to say that if you follow the food, you will discover the history of the world. Indeed, wars have been fought over salt, herring and spices.

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The following editorial appeared in the Miami Herald on Thursday, Sept. 11:
The following editorial appeared in the Kansas City Star on Thursday, Sept. 11:
Let's go out on a limb and predict that a Republican majority will retake the Senate in November's elections. After all, Nate Silver, the paragon of quantitative journalism, puts the party's chances of doing so at 62.6 percent.
Hours after a video of Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice, punching his then fiancee (now wife) and dragging her limp body out of a casino elevator, hit the Internet, his NFL team tweeted that Rice's contract had been terminated.

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