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Democrats frame President Trump

House Democrats are stampeding to impeach President Donald Trump without evidence of any crime. On Tuesday, they announced two articles of impeachment based on a new, rigged definition of an impeachable offense. They claim Congress can impeach a president who “ignored and injured the ...

Impeachment of Trump — at last?

CAMDEN, S.C. — Not to rain on the Democrats’ impeachment parade, but you might want to grab an umbrella. I’ll be brief: President Trump will not be convicted by the U.S. Senate, and his positioning for reelection will have been strengthened by the process. As even my blind dog knows, ...

Richard Jewell and flawed news

By L. BRENT BOZELL III and TIM GRAHAM Over the last few years, journalists have responded to accusations of “fake news” with arrogant proclamations that they are the misunderstood Guardians of Truth and Providers of Fact. But not every news story is a perfectly baked slice of Facts or ...

Horoscope

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 13 Happy Friday the 13th Throughout history, there have been many groups named "The Thirteen Club," some philanthropic, many secret, some with the aim of breaking superstition and others to uphold it. With the Jupiter-ruled Sagittarian energy at the helm of this Friday the ...

Daughter senses mom is hurt by her ties to dad

DEAR ABBY: I am a 49-year-old woman whose mother tries to make me feel guilty for having a good relationship with my father. I have an excellent relationship with her, but lately it feels strained because she gets mad if Dad and I do things together or even just talk on the phone. My goal is ...

Breaking the cycle of guilt and pain

Dear Annie: About two years ago I was pregnant with my firstborn. About five months into the pregnancy, my partner, the father, cheated on me. When I found out about it, I was devastated; I didn't know what to do with myself. I felt he did it to me on purpose with the reasoning of "getting ...

Dynamic duo helping lift Steelers

PITTSBURGH (AP) — On the surface, they couldn’t be more different. One is the self-professed country boy from Georgia with the easy laugh. The other is a quiet kid from Wisconsin who happens to be the youngest member of a family that treats football not so much a sport but a calling. Bud ...

Rust scores OT winner

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Bryan Rust scored a power-play goal at 3:02 of overtime and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 1-0 on Thursday night. Rust controlled a bouncing puck at the top of the crease and fired it past Joonas Korpisalo for the winner and his 10th goal of the ...

Kehres on ESPN’s list of greatest college coaches

From Mount Union ALLIANCE — As part of ESPN’s year-long initiative marking the 150-year anniversary of college football, ESPN has ranked the 150 greatest college football coaches of all time. Former Mount Union football coach and current athletic director Larry Kehres is on the list at ...

Wellsville’s Wright dashing off to Iowa

WELLSVILLE — Wellsville’s Justin Wright won Division III state titles in the 100-meter dash and long jump in June. But what he remembers most is the one that got away. “Losing the 200-meter dash,” he said. “Losing the 200 was tough, but it was a good time and a good ...

ACROSS OUR STATE & NATION

House panel debates late for historic Trump impeachment vote WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Judiciary Committee lumbered toward a historic vote late Thursday night to approve articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, splitting sharply along party lines in a grueling ...

WRESTLING

Salem 37, Girard 36 106: Keaton Bryant (G) won by forfeit. 113: Dylan Newhouse (S) won by forfeit. 120: Kyle O‘Hare (G) dec. Tony Seddon, 4-2. 126: Colton McCloskey (G) dec. Jacob Frost, 4-2. 132: Xavier Ansman (S) maj. dec. Nathan Fisher, 14-4. 138: Alex DelGarbino (G) pin Lane ...

JUNIOR HIGH

BOYS BASKETBALL Columbiana vs. Heartland 7th Grade: Heartland won 32-21 on Thursday. Heartland: Ethan Tausch 7; Columbiana: Seth Sroharick 7. 8th Grade: Columbiana won 42-37. Columbiana: Rocco Crawford 10; Heartland: J. Walker 16. United vs. Leetonia 7th Grade: United won 32-29 on ...

Man convicted in 2017 Charlottesville car attack to appeal his conviction

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — An Ohio man plans to appeal his convictions for driving his car into a crowd of counterprotestors during a 2017 white nationalist rally in Virginia. The Daily Progress, citing online court records, reports that a lawyer for James Alex Fields Jr. filed a notice of ...

Horoscope

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 12 Venus Is Cosmically Capricious Explorer Roald Amundsen said, "Victory awaits him who has everything in order." One can only hope that after such a claim, he then paused to knock on wood. Why tempt the capricious fates so? Indeed, it is not possible to prepare for ...

Christmas tree time

Dear Readers: The time is right to choose a fresh or artificial CHRISTMAS TREE. First of all, there's location, location, location in your home. Figure this out, and you'll know what size tree you'll need. A corner of your home usually works best (you can hide a bad spot and "anchor" the tree ...

Hotheaded friend puts toothbrush in toilet

DEAR ABBY: I have shared a friendship for 40 years with a woman who is known for having a quick temper. Although I have been on the receiving end of her anger many times, we manage to maintain our relationship. She lives across the country now and, unfortunately, suffers from a major ...

Vaccines and chemo can mix

DEAR DR. ROACH: My sister is getting chemo for breast cancer, and her 4-year-old is due for his shots. She's worried that he won't be able to get them all because of her treatment. Our parents are unsure if they should go ahead and get the shingles vaccine since they are around her often. What ...

Humbled and loving, too late?

Dear Annie: I was a lousy husband. Not because of physical or emotional abuse but because of ignorance. I grew up in a household where I never heard my father tell my mother he loved her. I never heard him give her a compliment or ask her opinion. He was a hard worker and a good provider. ...

Ethics and the morality of free markets

Dr. Richard Ebeling, professor of economics at The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, and my longtime friend and colleague, has written an important article, “Business Ethics and Morality of the Marketplace,” appearing in the American Institute for Economic Research. It’s ...