Wednesday, August 20 2014 1:35 PM EDT2014-08-20 17:35:47 GMT
Lyndi Trischler has a passion for police work. She became a Florence Police officer in February 2012. Last year, she welcomed her first daughter and a few months later became pregnant with her firstMore >>
Lyndi Trischler has a passion for police work. That's why she became a Florence Police officer in 2012. Now, she says, she is forced to choose between her job and her family.More >>
Dashcam footage captures an amazingly acrobatic motorcycle accident. As a car switches lanes, a motorcyclist slams into the vehicle's rear bumper. The motorcyclists is launched into the air, flips andMore >>
Dashcam footage captures an amazingly acrobatic motorcycle accident.More >>
Tuesday, August 19 2014 4:10 PM EDT2014-08-19 20:10:07 GMT
The police chief for Gulf Shores along Alabama's coast is weighing-in on the actions of the law enforcement commander in charge of Ferguson, Missouri's in the wake of an escalating crisis brought on byMore >>
Gulf Shores Police Chief Ed Delmore wrote a blistering open letter to Captain Ronald S. Johnson, who was given command of law enforcement operations following days of looting and rioting in the city.More >>
It's worth noting how rapidly all of the President's men backed off on the air traffic controller furlough plan.
The furloughs were eliminated in about the same amount of time it took the first wave of stranded passengers to work through the mess of being delayed at the airport.
Last week's editorial on this topic generated a lot of responses. Almost every email or phone call I received was critical of the bone-headed strategy to make travelers miserable so we would support higher taxes. I don't know who was responsible for that piece of political wizardry.
It seems to me that Middle America has had enough misery and we are sick of the whining. We also re-learned a valuable lesson. Congress works for us. And if they know we are unhappy enough to hold them responsible for doing dumb stuff, the dumb stuff will go away - quickly.