WASHINGTON -- During a news conference Monday, Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., accused Israel of denying her and fellow congresswoman Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., entry because they are "the first two Muslim American women elected to Congress." On Twitter, Omar was even more pointed, accusing Israel of…

WASHINGTON -- Because of the investigation led by three University of South Florida researchers, and because of exemplary journalism by the Tampa Bay Times, we now have an intensely discomforting but welcome enrichment of American literature.

Chances are, if you live in a city, Uber and Lyft have changed your life. Even my 74-year-old mother now semi-frequently uses Uber to get around -- this, a woman with whom I once spent 45 minutes on the telephone, trying to coach her through minimizing a window on her desktop.

We drove late on a Sunday morning over to Arlington in Carlisle County. We turned south onto Highway 51 and drove a few miles to an isolated stretch of road where several other cars had pulled over to the side.