Montana Editorial Roundup

Bozeman Daily Chronicle, Jan. 16, on needing more police to deter impaired driving: Montana Highway Patrol officers report that 13 traffic fatalities, or more than half of the 23 fatalities … Click to Continue »

Inside the fight for a pro-Trump district

Democrats in Pennsylvania are hoping to flip a conservative district, after Republican Tim Murphy was forced to step down over allegations of sexual impropriety.

Third woman says she filed misconduct claim against lawmaker

DENVER (AP) - A third woman says she has filed a formal sexual harassment complaint against a Colorado state lawmaker.

Ex-legislative aide Cassie Tanner alleges Democratic Rep. Steve Lebsock unbuttoned her blouse at a bar in 2015. She said Wednesday she didn't file a formal complaint with legislative leaders earlier ...

The Latest: Man taking refuge in Detroit church a fugitive

DETROIT (AP) - The Latest on a Detroit church giving sanctuary to a Michigan man who is facing deportation to Albania (all times local):

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A U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement spokesman says a man taking sanctuary in a Detroit church while facing deportation is currently considered a fugitive.


Florida editorial roundup

Recent editorials from Florida newspapers:


Jan. 15

South Florida Sun Sentinel on the treatment of Puerto Rico and Puerto Ricans following Hurricane Maria:

In the best of times Puerto Rico suffers the pangs of poverty. The island's 3.4 million residents struggle to keep afloat. Government teeters on collapse.

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John Kelly: Trump’s Immigration Stance Has Evolved

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly said Wednesday President Donald Trump's stance on immigration has evolved since he announced his presidential aspirations, which includes softening his stance on building a border wall between the United States and Mexico.

Georgia editorial roundup

Recent editorials from Georgia newspapers: ___ Jan. 16 Savannah Morning News on a new information technology corridor: A state senate committee recently recommended Savannah as a premier destination for a … Click to Continue »

The Latest: Deported woman’s attorneys ‘thrilled’ with order

CINCINNATI (AP) - The Latest on a court's ruling in the deportation case of the Mexican mother of four U.S.-born children. (all times local):

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Attorneys for a Mexican mother of four U.S.-born children who was deported last year while claiming she was threatened by a drug cartel say ...