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Trump’s border-wall fantasy crumbling

President Donald Trump’s shtick about his Mexican wall doesn’t even rise to the level of truthiness, let alone truth. And why threaten Democrats to pay for it when his fellow Republicans control federal government these days?

Opinion

Coal museum ready for future; Trump is not

In today’s politics, bombing is considered presidential and ignoring science and defunding family planning, when populations are exploding and droughts expanding, are ho-hum back-page news. And we know what Trump thinks about being on the back page.

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Kissed by sun, shirtless man at Tacoma City Marathon

Blessed by unexpected sunshine, participants in the Tacoma City Marathon and half marathon cross the icon Tacoma Narrows Bridge on Sunday.
Drew Perine dperine@thenewstribune.com
Kissed by sun, shirtless man at Tacoma City Marathon 1:09

Kissed by sun, shirtless man at Tacoma City Marathon

Watch 2017 Tacoma City Marathon champs 0:29

Watch 2017 Tacoma City Marathon champs

John Schneider, Pete Carroll describe Seahawks draft moves, picks and more 3:18

John Schneider, Pete Carroll describe Seahawks draft moves, picks and more

Evidence of climate change altering river flow published 1:21

Evidence of climate change altering river flow published