Salem News, 26 Jul 2016 04:05:56 EDTTue, 26 Jul 2016 04:05:56 EDT convention reflects well on Cleveland, police the lead-up to the Republican National Convention in Cleveland? For weeks before it opened, there was speculation about violent demonstrations and confrontations among competing protesters as well as between them and police.Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTDestroy IS, but stay alert to other terrorist groups Islamic State is the politically incorrect terrorist organization of the year. That means that what military resources the major powers are willing to devote to battling Muslim militants are directed almost solely at the IS.Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTNumber of murdered cops climbing quickly cop was murdered Tuesday. He was Capt. Robert Melton of Kansas City, Kan., gunned down as he was approaching suspects in a drive-by shooting.Sat, 23 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTDon't put targets on cops' backs the Old Testament eye-for-an-eye reaction to violence accomplishes nothing except, perhaps, to leave everyone involved blind. When it is directed at the peacemakers, it harms us all in a very direct way.Wed, 20 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTWorld must work together to stop terror is it that a few small terrorist groups with relatively limited resources have been able to kill so many people in so many different places? We know the answer to that, but it raises another question: Why are the major powers of the world not...Tue, 19 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDT