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Mystic Aquarium president was paid $563,000 in 2019

The year after aquarium President Stephen Coan was paid more than a half-milion dollars, a state...


Sun's 'engagement level' couldn't be higher

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Whistler's father

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Rick's List — Many Ways to be Rick Edition

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Liz Cheney not headed to the 'political wilderness'

Republicans may expel Liz Cheney from the position of House Republican conference chair, but in terms of national importance, she's going nowhere but up.

How could anyone forget 9/11?

How could anyone who remembers the 9/11 near-miss on the Capitol wave away the implications of the Jan. 6, 2021 assault on that very building?

New model needed for nursing home industry

Maybe determining fair compensation starts with recognizing that as a practical matter there really is no market here − that government controls nearly everything.

If schools indoctrinate, more will home school to educate

Advocacy, overexposure and, certainly, premature exposure are different from tolerance and acceptance.

The Infernal Revenue Service

Not only do we need a simplified tax system, we also should invite an outside auditor to recommend the elimination of unnecessary, useless, outdated and unconstitutional...