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Ray Liss, of Marion, is pushed onto the water on Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019, on Little Grassy Lake at SIU’s Touch of Nature for the Team River Runner Southern Illinois Kickoff. Greg Nejmanowski, with SIU Veteran Adventures, says, “Research has shown, and I’ve seen it with my own eyes, that [these events] help veterans with their life at home.”

Southern Illinois chapter of Team River Runner starts with a big splash

By Jacob Lorenz, Staff Reporter
September 4, 2019
Richard Spencer, a white nationalist, takes a brief tour of Texas A&M campus on December 6, 2016, in College Station, Texas. On Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017, he led dozens of torch-wielding white supremacists in a rally at the Confederate statue in Charlottesville, Va., for the first time since a neo-Nazi attacked marching protesters, killing one. (Ralph Barrera/Austin American-Statesman/TNS)

Current hysteria has parallels with early 20th century

By Noah Smith | Bloomberg View
October 25, 2017
Former Rep. Michael Grimm, a Staten Island Republican who went to prison on felony tax fraud charges, announced on Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017, he is running for his old job in New York City, N.Y. (Dennis Van Tine/Abaca Press/TNS)

With Trump in office, do scandals matter anymore?

By Alex Roarty | McClatchy Washington Bureau
October 13, 2017
Paul Simon Institute director finalist James Coyle answers questions after his presentation Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, inside the Illinois
Room at the Student Center. “I’m apolitical,” Dr. Coyle said when patriotism and support of
unnamed government administrations were brought up. (Mary Newman | @MaryNewmanDE)

James Coyle makes case for Paul Simon Institute director

By Joe McLaughlin
September 28, 2017
The National Puerto Rican Day Parade on June 11, 2017 in New York. Puerto Rico is pressing its quest for statehood. (Erik McGregor/Sipa USA/TNS)

Puerto Rico pressing on in its quest for statehood

By Katanga Johnson | CQ-Roll Call
August 23, 2017
Juliette Polonsky, Pasadena in a during rally a local group calling itself Refuse Fascism rallies at City Hall in Los Angeles to denounce the violence and honor the victims in Charlottesville, Virginia August 13, 2017. (Francine Orr/ Los Angeles Times/TNS)

GOP activists scold Republicans for criticizing Trump over Charlottesville

By By Katie Glueck and Lesley Clark | McClatchy Washington Bureau
August 14, 2017
U.S. President Donald J. Trump walks back to the Oval Office as he returns to the White House on March 2, 2017 in Washington, D.C. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/TNS)

Trump White House sends mixed signals on House health bill

By John T. Bennett | CQ-Roll Call
March 7, 2017
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