Day: August 9, 2013

What we (don’t) need to know

By SUSAN ESTRICH The leaders of al-Qaida in Pakistan and Yemen now know that it was the conversation last week between Ayman al-Zawahiri, Osama bin Laden’s successor in Pakistan, and Nasser al-Wuhayshi, Yemen-based head of...

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Please slap the silly GOP

By DEBRA J. SAUNDERS Republicans basically have two choices when it comes to how to deal with the dysfunction and big-spending ways that define Washington. They can point a finger at the GOP for not working with — also...

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  By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes The Canyon Crushers, a Salem-Stayton area AAA American Legion baseball team, captured a state title last weekend in Medford. The team, in its second year, uncorked their offense with six...

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