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At the 2004 Democratic National Convention, a little-known state senator from Illinois electrified the crowd with a speech proclaiming our fun…

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RALEIGH — North Carolina’s state government began its 2020-21 fiscal year with $1.5 billion in cash left over from last year plus another $1.8…

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I’ve got some family problems. It all started back in 2015 when Donald Trump — who I thought was only regarded for being a real estate snake o…

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Hurricane Sally has just pummeled the Florida Panhandle and the coasts of Mississippi and Alabama. Though it landed as "only" a Category 2, wh…

Everyone wants it. Many find it and, sadly, many lose it. All work toward it every day of their lives in everything they do. Many take it for …

Although 2020 probably won’t be remembered as a particularly warm and fuzzy year in our nation, there were a few 100th anniversaries that shou…

I know the whole nation is getting ready for the last three-day holiday weekend of the summer season. Barbecues, in all shapes and sizes, are …

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Last year, as a retirement gift to ourselves, my wife, Sue, and I cruised the Rhine River from Switzerland to the Netherlands, most of it bein…

I didn’t think it was possible to be labeled “too polite” during these tough times experienced globally and nationally, including, but not lim…

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The message is clear: Do not plant free Chinese mystery seeds. Also, do not eat free Chinese mystery seeds. In addition, do not feed free Chin…

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