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Updated Jul 10, 2014 at 8:30 AM

Any good business executive knows that the world is full of risks, ignored at a company's peril. Interest rates could spike. China could change its currency policy. Chaos in Iraq could push up gasoline prices. Smart firms account for these possibilities as best they can, adjusting business plans so that they aren't caught flat-footed. The same can be said of wise societies.

Updated Jul 9, 2014 at 11:01 AM

Thirteen months ago, during a speech at the National Defense University, President Barack Obama promised greater transparency and new guidelines for drone use as part of his counterterrorism strategy.So much for promises.

Updated Jul 9, 2014 at 10:57 AM

You cannot talk for very long to a conservative these days without hearing the words "constitutional" and "constitutionalist."

Updated Jul 8, 2014 at 8:41 AM

The Labor Department had encouraging news on Thursday: By its reckoning, the country added 288,000 new jobs last month, and the unemployment rate declined a bit.Now will Congress stall the momentum again?

Posted Jul 6, 2014 at 2:01 AM

On the WebGetty Images Lean In Collection:bit.ly/1k1We0wRun Like a Girl Video http://on.mash.to/1iAKuapA recent Internet sensation has become a movement aimed to redefine the negative connotation behind the phrase "like a girl."

Updated Jul 3, 2014 at 1:26 PM

A CHEER ... to all the local farmers who are working so hard to bring wonderful, healthy food to our tables. Thank you for all that you do.

Updated Jun 30, 2014 at 12:06 PM

“This may save a life. So please listen

Updated Jun 30, 2014 at 11:43 AM

A CHEER … to three longtime members of the Finger Lakes Community College community who are closing out distinguished affiliations with the Hopewell school: Charles McCausland, a trustee for 14 years; Dr. Thomas Topping, dean of the college for 10...

Updated Jun 26, 2014 at 1:13 AM

THE ISSUE: The White House this week hosted a summit to discuss the challenges faced by working parentsOUR VIEW: Providing workplace flexibility strengthens families, businesses and the national economy

Updated Jun 23, 2014 at 9:34 AM

In more than a dozen states it can be a criminal offense to make a false statement about a candidate for public office. But such laws are unnecessary, and open to abuse. Last week, the Supreme Court handed down a unanimous decision that could be the...

Updated Jun 23, 2014 at 9:27 AM

Good news on the teen front: A new study shows fewer of them are smoking, drinking and fighting. Unfortunately, more of them are texting while driving, which can be just as hazardous as the other vices. Maybe worse.

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