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Rave reviews and an unforseen horoscope blunder

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My horoscope for Thursday said “it does not matter how many things have gone wrong in the past ... things will start to go right tomorrow (Friday) when mind planet Mercury moves in your favor....

National Commentary

Just another mom of the year has surfaced

Any other day, the Department of Family Services would have taken this year's Mother of the Year into custody. Moms who smile, frown, cheer, correct, hug, spank...


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Our View: Thumbs up, thumbs down

Thumbs up: To Ogden High School graduate Samantha MacBeth. Now in her second year of law school, MacBeth, 26, has dedicated her law career to help pass laws that...


National Commentary

Iran's 'justice'

President Barack Obama offered encouragement to the family and colleagues of Post reporter Jason Rezaian last weekend, saying, “We will not rest until we...


Guest Commentary

Committee votes for 'blended' military retirement plan

Despite vigorous opposition from a few colleagues who are military retirees, the House Armed Services Committee voted overwhelming on Wednesday to give future...


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Our View: Trail access not negotiable

Many Top of Utahns were upset at the brief appearance of a sign at the 29th Street trailhead in Ogden that said that in the future, a photo ID and a wristband will...




National Commentary

Rubio has a shrewd poison pill for the Iran deal

Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Florida and aspirant for his party’s presidential nomination, has a very poisonous pill he is seeking to add to Iran legislation this week...


Guest Commentary

Debating drone strikes is justified – avoiding realities of war

Up close and personal — that describes targeting individuals in wartime, even when impersonal drone aircraft and electronics are employed. On April 23,...


National Commentary

Bernie Sanders' 2016 campaign may be useful for Democrats

The anti-Hillary has arrived. Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont will not be running for the Democratic nomination for president backed by a billion-dollar campaign...


National Commentary

Hillary Clinton always seems to be zigging when others zag

As if the flap over fundraising at her family foundation weren’t enough, now Hillary Rodham Clinton has to deal with Bernie Sanders. The big story here is...


National Commentary

Putin needs neither war nor peace in Ukraine

Russia’s toxicity for investors is suddenly so 2014. Western money is returning to Moscow’s equity and bond markets, and private Russian companies are...


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