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National Opinions

Kathleen Parker: Cosmopolitan with a twist

What better way to usher in the hissingly hot dog days of summer, otherwise known as August, than with a high-wire verbal duel between CNN senior White House correspondent (and well-known cosmopolitan) Jim Acosta and White House sniper (and senior adviser) Stephen Miller.

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Christine Flowers: Get well, Sen. McCain; we need you

You should never write a eulogy prematurely. My Italian grandmother, a woman who knew the perfect alchemy of evil eye, oil and forbidden words, was adamant about the bad luck that derived from doing things the wrong way, in the wrong order, to the wrong people. So there is something a little off in writing in praise of a man who has just been diagnosed with brain cancer. Some will think you are only doing it to start the farewells.

Videos

Doug Baldwin considering joining Michael Bennett during anthem sit-down

Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin voices his support for teammate Michael Bennett sitting during the national anthem and said he's considering joining him next time.
Greg Bell Tacoma News Tribune
Doug Baldwin considering joining Michael Bennett during anthem sit-down 2:00

Doug Baldwin considering joining Michael Bennett during anthem sit-down

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Prosecution's opener in murder trial for Chris Pedroza-DeSantiago

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Watch: Juveniles, cops team up to tackle graffiti

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The Pacific Northwest's impossible choice