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Tim Burke: Why do people dump trash illegally in Pahrump?

In 1962, arguably one of the greatest movies ever made was released, “Lawrence of Arabia.” Based on the life of T.E. Lawrence, a flamboyant and controversial British military figure. The film depicts Lawrence’s experiences in the Arabian Peninsula during World War I and was nominated for 10 Oscars at the 35th Annual Academy Awards, winning seven.

Thomas Knapp: the U.S. Postal Service is dying - let it

Like most monopolies, the U.S. Postal Service isn’t interested in changing its business model. An enterprise hemorrhaging cash in a free market would cut prices, improve service, look for new revenue streams, or simply close its doors. The USPS solution, as usual, is to raise prices and hope for the best.

Dennis Myers: Officials can be charged for obeying lawyer

On March 27, the Nevada attorney general issued an opinion alleging that the mayor and three city council members of Boulder City violated the open meeting law by meeting at the Boulder City Hotel with Huyn Kim, later appointed the city’s finance director.