WASHINGTON – With less than three days left in his term, President Barack Obama on Tuesday commuted 273 more convicted felons – including two military figures convicted in connection with leaked classified documents.

JACKSONVILLE — On any given night any of Sacred Heart’s basketball players could have a big night. Tuesday was D.J. Heath’s night.

An 18-game win streak is nice. But it’s nothing to flip over.


The nation rightly honors Congressman John Lewis, who, at the cost of a skull-cracking beating, led actions that opened the voting booths to black Americans. (Actions, Mr. Trump, not just talk, talk, talk).

When Paul Caldwell started Confederate Stills of Alabama, he saw the venture as more than the manufacture of distillery equipment. It also gave him an opportunity to pay tribute to his heritage.

Kris Jenner is reportedly furious at Jonathan Cheban for taking part in the UK dating show 'Celebs Go Dating' because it means he's missing out on filming her series 'Keeping Up With the Kardashians'.

Mary Mullen is president of Dixie Weavers Basketry Guild. She discovered her talent for basket weaving after taking an introductory class in 2010. Mullen estimates that she has woven about 200 baskets in the last seven years.

My 8-year-old daughter loves story songs. As the gatekeeper for the Spotify playlists, I like to sneak in a personal favorite from time to time, which is how we ended up listening to Bob Dylan’s haunting song "John Brown" on the way to Dairy Queen.


It’s become a ritual whenever there is a winter storm in the forecast: Head to the store for bread and milk.

Acquiesce in the face of injustice is not an option that Jesus permits for those who call him Lord.