Most of South Florida didn’t even get five inches of rain. But Gov. Rick Scott, campaigning for a U.S. Senate seat, declared a state of emergency over Subtropical Storm Alberto. It was a hit only to tourism on Memorial Day.
In op-ed column, Bradenton rabbi Michael Sternfield writes about child separations on U.S.-Mexico border: "Even those who support the president in other matters should be able to see that this policy is unconscionable."
Can Bourdain’s death generate a conversation about alcoholism The author didn’t know Anthony Bourdain, but felt like she did in one small important way: In him, she saw an alcoholic with a front-stage vigorous attempt to do it successfully.
Kim Jong Un just got one of the most coveted invitations for any foreign leader — a White House visit. That would make Kim the latest in a string of despots and dictators who over the years get to pose for an Oval Office grip and grin.
Election day in America reinforces our democratic values and reminds us that power resides in the hands of the people. In too many nations, however, the electoral process and democratic institutions are fractured and failing.
I apologize for being so sick of apologies. No, I take that back. What is this with apologies these days? Apologies have been a running story and meme, an actual industry covered ad nauseum by cable channels, as if they’re important.
On the surface the National Football League looks to have defused the national controversy over players kneeling for the National Anthem. The controversy is a disturbing one. It plays off a mere game. But it's serious business.
Kilauea’s violent upheaval disrupts our understanding of the world’s physical topography. The real shake-up, however, is in the political world that rapidly continues to change shape and keeps us all living under the volcano.
In a GOP-controlled Congress, GOP infighting has managed to sink a should-be-easy-to-pass farm bill. This near-sightedness demonstrates otherwise successful Republicans’ uncanny ability to never miss an opportunity to miss an opportunity.
The U.S. Supreme Court opened the door to legal sports betting across the nation when it struck down the 1992 Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act on Monday. Can there be much doubt that Florida will walk through that door?
Disruption has hit every industry, from car transportation services to hotel lodging — and the White House. Donald Trump is a bull in the china shop disruptive agent of anti-globalist chaos and firm believer in realism’s international anarchy.