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Governor’s split allegiances serve only himself

Do you identify with a party that you actually aren’t an official member of?

Fact check: Trump acceptance speech

Fact check: Trump acceptance speech

But he relies on statistics that are ripe for manipulation, citing misleading numbers on the economy, for example, through selective use of years, data and sources.

Every man a sheriff: Join forces to help police

Rather than just talking about the problems, go out and help police

Froma Harrop: FOX-y females perpetuate sexism on TV

Gretchen Carlson’s suit against Fox News Chairman Roger Ailes alleging sexual harassment

George Will: Is anemic growth in our economy the new normal?

America’s economy slouched into the eighth year of a recovery

Summer sci-fi provides a balance for reality

The Sharon Springs Thanatopsis Pleasure and Literary Club met recently, and the topic of discussion was science fiction in general, and summer blockbusters in particular.

Raising smoking age to 21 will save young lives

Raising smoking age to 21 will save young lives

The Schenectady County Legislature can take a significant step to save lives.

Linda Chavez: To end growing terrorism, Islam needs a reformation

Islamic terrorism: the single biggest threat to stability in the world

Ted Rall: Time to address real reasons for rise of Brexit, Trump

Securities markets and the international community reeling that British voters opted to leave the European Union

Froma Harrop: We should rethink naming wild animals

Animals do not name themselves

Charles Krauthammer: Did EU vote create a sovereign kingdom or Little England?

The result is the EU, a great idea badly executed.

Look to past while contemplating our future

Monday is the 240th anniversary of our Declaration of Independence. It’s an appropriate occasion to contemplate some things that seem recently relevant.

George Will: Battle of the Somme: The birthplace of modern Europe

World War I, the worst manmade disaster in human experience

Selecting the right photo requires balance between news value, reader sensibilities

We must accurately convey the news but be aware that it might offend some readers

David Harsanyi: Clinton-Lynch meeting about corruption, not ‘optics’

Attorney General Lynch: Meeting with Bill Clinton on private jet was “primarily social”

Upgraded power transmission service needed to ensure continued prosperity

Delivery of power key to future of Electric City, region

Froma Harrop: Could Trump's plan be to lose the election?

What’s Donald Trump really up to?

David Harsanyi: Democrats: We will overcome ... the Constitution

Nothing stirs the passions of Democrats like the prospect of gutting the Constitution

Bernie Sanders: Here's what we want

As we head toward the Democratic National Convention, I often hear the question, "What does Bernie want?" Wrong question. The right question is what the 12 million Americans who voted for a political revolution want.

Froma Harrop: Britains right to fear impact of EU exit

It’s not all about money

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