Pakistan

Reader Input: US sacrificed mightily in World War II

I was 11 years old when Pearl Harbor was attacked – Dec. 7, 1941. My thoughts are imbedded in me on what our United States troops went through in the Pacific and then in Eu ...

Reader Input: She’s thorn in Taliban’s side

Oct. 9, 2012: a school bus ambles along a country road, outside of Mingora, in Pakistan’s Swat Valley. Two Taliban gunmen flag down the bus, board it and demand, “who i ...

Some would mistreat women

It is a shame how, in this day and age, women are regarded by leaders of the world in Afghanistan, Saudi Arabia, Pakistan and The Republican Party. PATRICK R. LITTLE, Auburn

Behind the Signature: Bob Namanny

A visit with the Journal’s frequent letter contributors. Bob Namanny Lives in: Auburn since 1988 with wife, Patricia. The Namannys have six sons, “all grown and married.” C ...

Behind the Signature: Ron Rothe

A visit with the Journal’s frequent letter contributors. Ron Rothe: Lives in: Newcastle. ”I moved up to be near my son, and he up and moved to Hawaii.” This father of three ...

Let recipients share our pain

I have been doing some reading and thinking about how to slim down the federal deficit. According to the United States State Department’s website, the amount of United States ai ...

US: Osama bin Laden is dead

WASHINGTON — Osama bin Laden, the glowering mastermind behind the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks that murdered thousands of Americans, was killed in an operation led by the Unite ...

Government stifles growth

This country’s greatness was founded on free markets. Mom and pop start-ups, a man in his garage inventing a product ... does Bill Gates or Steve Jobs sound familiar? There are ...

Help Pakistan flood victims

Re: “Starting out life the hard way,” Journal, Sept. 1. I think that just going to Pakistan to take pictures of the people who survived the floodings is wrong. I think that we ...

Liberals stingy with donations

Tonight (Aug. 5) Mr. (Sean) Hannity said, “Hillary Clinton requests that American citizens contribute to the flood victims in Pakistan. She contributed a whopping $10.” The C ...