Fire NFL's Roger Goodell for inexcusable handling of Ray Rice assault case

|Thursday, Sep. 11, 2014

The following editorial appeared in the Kansas City Star on Tuesday, Sept. 9:

Rekha Basu: U.S. grants Guatemalan woman sanctuary � from abusive husband

| |Thursday, Sep. 11, 2014

Five years ago, a federal immigration judge refused to grant political asylum to a Guatemalan woman who had fled to America after years of severe battery by her husband. The judge didn't doubt her story, but said she couldn't claim membership in a particular social group that had a well-founded fear of persecution in her homeland, as asylum claims require. The judge deemed the ongoing abuse of Aminta Cifuentes to be arbitrary criminal acts by her husband.

On Mexican border, more 'guards' increase danger

|Thursday, Sep. 11, 2014

The following editorial appeared in the Raleigh News & Observer on Tuesday, Sept. 9:

Leonard Pitts Jr.: Rice abuse video revealed nothing we didn't know already

| |Thursday, Sep. 11, 2014

Apologies for the blunt language, but can we please cut the crap?

What did James Foley and Steven Sotloff have in common? They were both freelancers

| |Thursday, Sep. 11, 2014

James Foley and Steven Sotloff, the two journalists recently beheaded on video by members of the militant group Islamic State, had a number of things in common. They both cared deeply about the Middle East and believed that stories from the region needed telling. They were intelligent and brave. And they were both freelancers.

The immigration reform mirage

|Thursday, Sep. 11, 2014

The following editorial appeared in the Sacramento Bee on Tuesday, Sept. 9:

Leonard Pitts Jr.: Rice abuse video revealed nothing we didn't know already

| |Thursday, Sep. 11, 2014

Apologies for the blunt language, but can we please cut the crap?

Meat safety at risk from new rules, staffing shortages

|Thursday, Sep. 11, 2014

The following editorial appeared in the Kansas City Star on Tuesday, Sept. 9:

Congress has returned, but don't expect much action

|Thursday, Sep. 11, 2014

The following editorial appeared in the Miami Herald on Monday, Sept. 8:

Carl Hiaasen: Days of 'friendly skies' become a dim memory

| |Monday, Sep. 08, 2014

Because nothing important is going on in the world right now, America is engaged in a fevered debate about airplane seats.