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Opinion

As Baltimore burned, too many apologists fiddled with the truth

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To protect baseball fans from people supposedly interested only in justice, they played a professional baseball game in Baltimore's empty 46,000-seat stadium Wednesday. The lights were on, but hardly anybody was home.

This Week

In a recent editorial, we praised Gov. Mike Pence’s 30-day order authorizing a needle-exchange program in Scott County to battle an HIV outbreak linked to intravenous drug use.

Forum File

“If New Leftists gave shape to one side of the culture wars, those who came to be called neoconservatives were hugely influential in shaping the other.

Is it time to look at the primary election process?

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Voter turnout in the primary in city-election years has been just awful. In 2011, only 12.8 percent of registered voters actually went out and cast ballots, which was the second-lowest turnout in any municipal primary in the last 20 years.