A vet's appeal to secularists: Let's enjoy Christmas freedoms

As I sit listening to the beautiful music of this time of the year I find it difficult to believe that there is a secular movement in this country pushing for the elimination of any religious aspect to Christmas. Full Story
Vocal minority does not represent Dracut
The Sun has no compunction in using its editorial right to a free press when telling citizens of Dracut and other communities how they should vote or act on issues at any time. Full Story

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With Broncos, Patriots flawed, no clear favorite in AFC

NEW YORK (AP) — No Manning. No Brady, for the first four games. No clear-cut favorite in the AFC. Full Story
Despite tension, consultant finds Dracut Fire Department "solid and functional"

DRACUT -- An outside risk assessment characterizes the Dracut Fire Department as a "solid and functional organization" despite tension between management and subordinates. Full Story
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Eugene Robinson: Donald Trump's hot-air balloon is ripping

08/29/2016 10:24 AM EDT
Donald Trump's supporters can pretend otherwise, but deep down, they must know the truth: Trump has been playing them for fools. 
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Tax-exempt private schools feel the heat
08/29/2016 10:23 AM EDT - Free art walks and lectures aren't cutting it anymore. With U.S. university endowments at record values, the public's enchantment with the small perks that tax-exempt private schools provide to their hometowns has faded. Full Story

Conversations heard in the Land of Trump
08/28/2016 06:36 AM EDT - By Michael Goldman Let's listen in on what passes for the truth and sanity in Donald Trumpland. Psst . Full Story

Leonardo DiCaprio's money mess
08/28/2016 08:04 AM EDT - Actor-playboy Leonardo DiCaprio walked away from a fender bender in the Hamptons last weekend without a scratch. Full Story

'American Horror Story'
08/28/2016 06:36 AM EDT - By Stephanie Merry The Washington Post The sixth season of American Horror Story is nearly upon us, so why don't we know anything about where the show is headed? Full Story

Hillary's got a (significant) Clinton Foundation issue
08/28/2016 06:36 AM EDT - By Chris Cillizza The Washington Post Hillary Clinton has never been great at understanding that, in politics, perception almost always equals reality. Full Story

DIONNE: In search of humble prophets
08/27/2016 06:36 AM EDT - By E.J. Dionne Jr. WASHINGTON -- Over the last several decades, those who view religion with respect regularly come back to the same question: What has happened to the religious intellectuals, the thinkers taken seriously by nonbelievers as well Full Story