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  • York: Tech giants want cheap labor in foreign workers

    Eric Schmidt, CEO of Google, believes passionately that the United States needs more skilled foreign workers. He has long advocated increasing the num ...
    March 27, 2015 - 9:51 pm
  • Another View: Time for a digital detox?

    A couple and their two kids await dinner at a neighborhood restaurant. Everyone is silent, hunched over cellphones. A familiar picture? Yes, but famil ...
    March 26, 2015 - 9:32 pm
  • Mattingly: Holy Week 2015 and its high-tech traps

    It would be hard to live closer to the belly of the high-tech beast than Menlo Park in Northern California’s Silicon Valley. Close to Stanford Univers ...
    March 26, 2015 - 9:37 pm
  • Another View: Ted Cruz can obstruct, but can he lead?

    Even before his first day in the Senate, it was evident Ted Cruz had his eyes on a bigger stage. Monday, that stage came into full view when Texas’ ju ...
    March 25, 2015 - 9:52 pm
  • Lopez: Human rights and religious wrongs in the Middle East

    “Media coverage is not about ratings, it is about lives,” Coptic Orthodox Bishop Angaelos said during a panel at the National Press Club this past wee ...
    March 25, 2015 - 10:59 pm
  • Reeder: The political demise of Aaron Schock

    SPRINGFIELD – There’s really no mystery how Congressional wunderkind Aaron Schock fell from grace so rapidly. It’s simple, it’s too common in politics ...
    March 24, 2015 - 9:47 pm
  • Miller: Is the new Illinois Democratic group really for Democrats?

    A newly formed group of self-described “center-left” Democrats claims to have secured $20 million in commitments to spend on state legislative races h ...
    March 23, 2015 - 8:45 pm