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2016 Republican National Convention anything but conventional

CLEVELAND — This is not your father's or even your grandfather's Republican National Convention. Donald Trump on Monday broke the long-held tradition of the nominee not ...

Health-care talk missing on presidential campaign trail

The most perplexing thing about the presidential campaign has nothing to do with Donald Trump's name-calling tactics. It's the absence of substantive discussion about ...

Heyl: Comprehending Pa.'s liquor reform oddities may drive you to drink

Don't drink and legislate. That's apparently the lesson to be learned from the state's new liquor reform law that recently went into effect. It's sufficiently ...