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Updated at 9:40 AM

Turkey has shifted significantly in the war against ISIS (the Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria), and is now striking the enemy directly and permitting the United States-led coalition to use air bases. On July 28, an emergency North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) meeting was held in Brussels, at Turkey’s request. Alliance solidarity was reconfirmed.At the same time, allies have urged restraint in new Turkish attacks on the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK).

Updated at 9:15 AM

Don Landgren cartoon about Tom Brady.

Updated Jul 30, 2015 at 7:51 AM

All the other quarterbacks do it.The Pats would have won anyway.They hate us cuz they ain’t us.Roger Goodell is a (very bad word).Give it up, gang. When it comes to Patriot Nation’s provincial and...

Posted Jul 29, 2015 at 11:01 PM

Ashland advocates for the homeless should be watching closely as two organizations work to establish a permanent camping site to address the needs of people caught in the gap between temporary emergency shelters and subsidized housing...

Posted Jul 29, 2015 at 11:01 PM

If you wonder why Congress is so feeble these days that it can't even find a simple way to pass a transportation bill, look no further than Rep. Mark Meadows, R-N.C., who proffered a little resolution on Tuesday night to oust John Boehner from...

Posted Jul 29, 2015 at 11:01 PM

Growth without water? My husband and I recently testified at the City Council before its decision to shut off access by 86 subscribers to Talent Irrigation District water due to possible water shortage in 2015. At...

Posted Jul 28, 2015 at 11:01 PM

If you could get around town faster than by walking, but without the need of a car or a bus system that might not go where or when you need to, at little or no cost, would you be interested? Organizers of the county's first bike share program are...

Posted Jul 28, 2015 at 11:01 PM

Maynard Telpner recently wrote of his strong disapproval of the recently negotiated agreement with Iran over its nuclear program(s). I have a much different take.I’ve known Maynard for many years, and appreciate his warm, personable...

Posted Jul 29, 2015 at 2:00 AM

I am hoping the Ashland School Board and Ashland Schools Superintendent Jay Hummel can do the right thing, and support a mixed usage of both football and soccer, including use by both boys and girls soccer teams, at Phillips Field at Ashland High...

Updated Jul 28, 2015 at 7:57 AM

It has become more popular than ever to disagree with a ruling of the United States Supreme Court.Most people disregard these complaints as the sour grapes from those on the losing side. But you have to look no further than Plessey...

Posted Jul 27, 2015 at 11:01 PM

Ashland School District officials are kicking around the idea of altering the synthetic turf plans for Walter A. Phillips field to accommodate a soccer pitch that is wider than 60 yards. Whether the final dimension will reach the 70-yard width...

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