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I got the truth when I was 16: My mother hadn't gotten pregnant by an ex-boyfriend. I was, rather, the product of a completely intentional transaction.


We all get busy during tax season - and that includes the thieves who specialize in taking your money. While you're working to get all of your information in order to file your taxes, it's important to be on the lookout for scams designed to get your personal information or rob you of your refund.


There aren't many certainties in politics, but here's one: Vladimir Putin will be re-elected to a fourth presidential term in Sunday's sham ballot. The larger question is what other elections can Putin win in the coming years.


The West Virginia Legislature ended its 2018 regular session with relatively little drama and - unlike the last two years - without the need to go into a special session to wrangle over a budget for the coming year.


It is no secret that the Left are big supporters of a politically correct culture. They see no issue with constantly stifling the free speech of anyone who disagrees with the politically correct narrative of the mainstream.


On April 12, 2017, Sung Han was found dead of a heroin overdose in his bedroom in Burlington Township. Sung, 35, immigrated to the United States with his family from South Korea and, along with his brother, served his adopted country in the armed forces.


This race had been in the national spotlight for months, creating a nail biting anxiety not only in southwestern Pennsylvania's 18th Congressional District 18, but also across the country. That tension was felt by both parties for varied reasons: the region had been a solidly blue territory until about 20 years ago; the Democrats hadn't even run a challenger in the region for years; Trump won the district by 20 percentage points in 2016- but this time something was different.


Purdue freshman Tyler Trent will fight cancer for a third time while his beloved Boilermakers play Cal State Fullerton in the 2018 NCAA Tournament. Doyel: Purdue freshman can't make tourney, but cancer is just an inconvenience Purdue freshman Tyler Trent will fight cancer for a third time while his beloved Boilermakers play Cal State Fullerton in the 2018 NCAA Tournament.


The arrest of Denton County Sheriff's Office veteran patrol Sgt. Weston Jordan as a result of a multi-agency investigation marks an embarrassing moment for Sheriff Tracy Murphree.


The curriculum means there's less of chance of parents missing something important that could affect their child. But Doug Ford would prefer to keep it vague.


If the many threatened and endangered animals around the world could speak English, right about now they'd be shouting, "Drain the swamp!" D.C. shenanigans targeting those who cannot speak for themselves are scandalous, with the latest outrage the reversal of the reinstatement of the ban on the importation of animal "trophies" - body parts - from African elephants and other wildlife in Zambia and Zimbabwe. In November 2017, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced lifting the ban on the import of elephant parts from trophy hunting in Zambia and Zimbabwe, generating widespread outrage.


In what for Scheer constitutes an act of reckless abandon, the Conservatives are now determined to embarrass the government in a vote on the issue on Monday In January, the Liberals announced they would require all applicants for the Canada Summer Jobs program to check a box on the application form attesting they agree with the party's position on abortion. It should have been an open net for Conservative shots - a clear case of the self-proclaimed "party of the Charter" infringing on freedom of expression.


An important perspective has been omitted from recent editorials in The Roanoke Times concerning energy policy and Virginia's energy future .


Banning Proteas fast bowler Kagiso Rabada has killed the test series against the touring Australia side in South Africa. Photo / Photosport Bring out the powder puffs because test cricket is undergoing a facelift, if the stoush and fallout between Australia and South Africa is anything to go by.


Parents and guardians must open a compassionate and frank dialogue with their children about healthy online behavior - and how it relates to the important topic of healthy sexuality. Last week, the Utah Coalition Against Pornography held its annual anti-pornography conference - a reminder that in an era of interconnectivity, having frank conversations with children about the dangers of pornography is essential.


UK Prime Minister Theresa May under pressure to hit Russia with sanctions, expel diplomats and other measures in response to attack. Not for the first time in recent history, Russia appears to have committed murder or attempted murder on British soil.


Another school shooting, another debate over gun control. An overwhelming majority of Americans want stricter gun laws, but Congress is unlikely to ban assault rifles outright, and some of the president's proposals - a ban on "bump stocks," for example - have unclear paths to success.


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