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Editorial: Perry's indictment damages governor and the state

08/20/2014 04:37 PM MDT
For a long time, Texas Gov. Rick Perry walked too fine a line between politics and policy. It caught up with him late last week. 
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Editorial: Governor makes right call to quell unrest in Ferguson
08/19/2014 05:17 PM MDT - Gov. Jay Nixon on Monday took the long-overdue action to order Missouri National Guard troops to Ferguson. Full Story

Editorial: Don't overreach on immigration, Mr. Obama
08/18/2014 06:06 PM MDT - When the Republican-controlled House of Representatives reneged on its promise to take up immigration reform before heading off on vacation, President Barack Obama vowed to take matters into his own hands by the end of summer. Full Story

Editorial roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States and abroad
08/15/2014 07:29 PM MDT - Immigrant children, educators should not be targets of protest Area school superintendents were briefed last week on the possible effects of child immigrants from Central America on Texas schools. Full Story

Editorial: Law-enforcement agencies and communities everywhere should take an important lesson from the events in Ferguson
08/15/2014 07:16 PM MDT - Repeats of nightly unrest in Ferguson, Mo., have served as a warning on the dangers of militarizing the nation's police forces. Full Story

Editorial: Aggies' hoops schedule offers exciting lineup
08/15/2014 07:14 PM MDT - In many ways, the Wichita State University basketball team has arrived at the same destination that the New Mexico State Aggies have been striving for. Full Story

Editorial: Williams's death by suicide hard to comprehend
08/14/2014 03:03 PM MDT - For the millions of fans who remember actor/comedian Robin Williams for his delightful stream-of-consciousness improvisations, his brilliant movies or his many charitable works, his death Sunday night by suicide came as a stunning shock. Full Story

Editorial: "Lab Rat" teen pot campaign is a worthy effort
08/13/2014 03:55 PM MDT - Teenagers may be risk-takers, but they wouldn't set out deliberately on a path to cripple their ability to think. Full Story

Editorial: Lack of Ebola drug causes moral dilemma
08/12/2014 04:50 PM MDT - Why would the United States decline to provide a serum that can cure Ebola to poor and desperate victims in several African nations where close to 1,000 people have died of the virus? Full Story

Editorial: Tax code tweaks won't be enough to stop corporate inversions
08/11/2014 05:49 PM MDT - The Obama administration is mobilizing to address the relocation of American corporations that are looking overseas for lower tax rates, and the Treasury Department may tighten rules to make the moves, called inversions, less attractive. Full Story

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Los Angeles port welcomes massive rubber duck

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Port of Los Angeles is welcoming an unusual visitor — the world's biggest bath toy. Full Story
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Laverne Cox hopes to inspire with life story

NEW YORK (AP) — Laverne Cox realizes she is having a winning moment as a transgender actor in entertainment — including a recent Emmy nomination — and she hopes her story will continue to inspire others. Full Story
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Nicki Minaj to open VMAs -- but not alone

Ariana Grande and Jessie J will join Minaj in performing 'Bang Bang' at the MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday. Kim Kardashian named a presenter.