| May 29, 2013
| 4:30 AM
Your recent article on U.S. relations with Iran highlights the sensible advice given by former American ambassador Ryan Crocker, who is part of the Iran Project ("Ex-ambassador: Soften approach toward Iran," May 27).
This group includes three dozen...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 11:15 AM
If anyone still had doubts about The Sun's editorial staff being a bunch of Left-of-Lenin Liberal Liars, Sunday's editorial ("Biden connects," Oct. 14) should certainly put any such doubts to rest.
Their editorial described Vice President Joe Biden as...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 2:23 PM
After a two-week delay, the state Board of Public Works approved a $205 million contract Wednesday under which an arm of Montreal-based Bombardier Inc. will operate the Camden and Brunswick lines of the MARC commuter train system.
The board's unanimous...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Four years ago, Osama bin Laden was at large, the U.S. and world economies were in free-fall, America was bogged down in two wars, and the Bush Administration had lost friends — governments as well as ordinary people — for America around the...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 5:57 PM
A Parkville man was federally indicted on charges that he conspired with a man in Iran to export manufactured industrial products from the U.S., state's attorney's office said Thursday.
Authorities believe Ali Saboonchi, 32, ran the Ace Electric...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 9:48 AM
One of the more amusing subplots of Washington's latest (if not most pitiful) fiscal standoff is the greater investment in finger-pointing and history rewriting than in actually negotiating a compromise. House Speaker John A. Boehner is particularly...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 3:00 AM
The Oscar for best picture was won by "Argo," the true tale of a secret rescue mission in Iran during the Carter administration. It beat out "Lincoln," the story of how black Americans were rescued from slavery. Does this mean Jimmy Carter's stock is on...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 3:00 AM
As President Barack Obama begins his second term, he faces a series of Middle East challenges far more daunting than when he began his presidency in 2009. These problems include:
•what to do about the Arab-Israeli conflict, with peace talks between...
| Feb 1, 2013
The column about a theoretical Mitt Romney presidency by Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. contains two serious flaws ("What if? Life under President Romney," Jan. 27). First, Mr. Ehrlich writes "... there would be a fiscal plan to cut $4 trillion of federal spending...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 9:52 AM
The art of cooking is about the journey and the destination, to tweak a famous quote about life that downplays the latter. And it’s also about who’s guiding you along the way.
So when David and Michelle Byrnes discovered one of their...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 2:45 PM
It's a safe bet that President Barack Obama misses the old Mitt Romney — the one who described himself as "severely conservative."
In their first debate in Denver, Mr. Romney outflanked the president by assuming the role of Moderate Mitt, a sweet-...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 4:41 AM
Now that Chuck Hagel has been nominated by President Obama as defense secretary, his record is sure to be intensely scrutinized -- even more than it was when he was a senator. His past remarks on Israel and a gay man have already triggered some criticism....