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Sowell: Tortured reasoning

By Thomas Sowell | Critics and defenders of the harsh interrogation methods applied to captured terrorists can argue forever over whether those methods…

Williams: Should profiling be banned?

By Walter E. Williams | Last week, the Obama administration announced new curbs on racial profiling by federal law enforcement. Before deciding whether…

Pruden: Rectal feeding terror suspects; convenient, but unnecessary

By Wesley Pruden Lunch can sometimes be a big deal in Washington. Lunch is where alliances are struck, deals are made, and sometimes…

Jenkins: EPA’s bid to sink Pebble is stunning case of federal overreach

By Paul Jenkins It is easy to shrug off the notion of federal “overreach” — dismissing it as rhetoric or political mumbo-jumbo —…




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Another sign that Alaska’s future is intricately tied to the fortunes of the oil industry and that the state is vulnerable to the vagaries of the oil markets…

While the hard-line Cuban exile community in Miami is in shock today over President Barack Obama’s announcement he would restore full diplomatic relations with communist Cuba and open…

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Holiday food gifts people want under their tree

By Scott Banks Homemade food gifts are a dicey prospect. I have a few that have lingered in the pantry for a year. On the other hand, my…

Kriner’s Burgers & Pies: A new haven for burger addicts

By Scott Banks Kriner’s Burgers & Pies 3074 Mountain View Dr. Glenn Square (907) 884-7000 Move over Tommy’s Burgers Stop, White Spot and Long Branch Saloon, there’s a new…

What I learned about food in Italy

By Scott Banks A couple of months ago, my wife, sister, her husband and I visited Italy for three weeks. We learned a few things about the food,…

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The locomotive 556 on the Delaney Park Strip.   Follow…

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