Veteran and Civilian shaking hands

Transitioning Veterans to the Private Sector

Opinion By Shawn McCoy Miguel Sanchez tread an uphill path to Wall Street. He emigrated to the United States from the Dominican Republic as a child, not knowing a word of English. He was raised ...
Rob Poythress portrait

Rob Poythress Banks on Experience in State Race

Rob Poythress says Sacramento has ignored the needs of the Central Valley for too long. The Madera businessman and farmer is one of several candidates running for the state Senate District 12 seat occupied b...
Hurricane aftermath in Texas

Disaster Relief? There’s an App for That!

By Raymond March Texas, Florida, and Puerto Rico have experienced Mother Nature at her worst. The disaster of Hurricane Harvey displaced over 60,000 and left 63 dead. Hurricane Irma left two mill...

GOP Tax Reform Bill Cuts Green Energy Subsidies

By Erin Mundahl During the Obama administration, America’s energy began to get both greener and cleaner. The unexpected fracking boom created a glut of cheap natural gas, which many utilities...

Roe’s Video Pick: iPhone X vs. Twins

We store a lot on our smartphones and it sucks when we lose one, break one, or don't back one up. So security is a big deal -- especially when you are spending hundreds of dollars on a new phone. Apple th...
Women in Saudi Arabia walk through city.

Saudis to Allow Women in Sports Stadiums

Saudi Arabia will admit women into stadiums for major sports events for the first time starting next year, the government says. Women are currently banned from entering sports stadiums in the kingdom, in keepin...
Iran and Middle East Conflict

U.S. on Collision Course with Iran in Middle East

"President Donald Trump's assertive new strategy toward Iran is already colliding with the reality of Tehran’s vastly expanded influence in the Middle East," says Liz Sly, the Washington Post's bureau chief in ...