<![CDATA[Lewis Diuguid | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/ The Kansas City Star newspaper and KansasCity.com in Kansas City, MO bring you Lewis Diuguid. en-us Copyright 2014 The Kansas City Star Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:06:21 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:06:21 CDT Lewis Diuguid 60 Wealth disparity hits record levels, and conditions are worse for people of color http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4616959.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:19:35 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4616959.html Obamas give voice to concerns that many African Americans face in race relations http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4612339.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:24:34 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4612339.html Casinos benefit Missouri, Kansas with needed dollars, but take from everyday people http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4559788.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:19:21 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4559788.html Premiere of Sony film, ‘The Interview,’ draws threat from hackers that people should take seriously http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4557934.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:48:01 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4557934.html Demonstrations and die-ins point to a bigger problem of inequity http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4530081.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4530081.html Five questions can help determine personal financial health, wealth, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis says http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4519037.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 11:17:02 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4519037.html Low oil prices boon to drivers, bust to world markets http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4518069.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 10:49:36 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4518069.html Long overdue Medal of Honor likely to go to World War I sergeant with Kansas City ties http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4494087.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:20:11 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4494087.html Brownback’s budget fix creates a bleaker financial situation for Kansas http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4448297.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Dec 2014 13:58:17 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4448297.html Grain Valley now safe for motorists to warn other drivers of speed traps http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4446860.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Dec 2014 11:47:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4446860.html Memorial service for Chuck Gatson attracts hundreds of notable Kansas City area residents http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4446114.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 12 Dec 2014 10:47:10 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4446114.html Two women sentenced for promoting peace http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4430672.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:42:38 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4430672.html Ho, ho, ho fun holiday facts from the Census Bureau in time to wow co-workers at office parties http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4403990.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 10 Dec 2014 11:42:03 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4403990.html World peace must remain an achievable goal for all as we recognize International Human Rights Day http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4394127.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Dec 2014 17:43:45 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4394127.html Bad marketing ideas cause problems for Hallmark, St. Joseph bar http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4385309.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Dec 2014 12:18:04 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4385309.html Journalists turn spotlight on news media coverage of Michael Brown’s death in Ferguson, Mo. http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4367762.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 08 Dec 2014 13:54:56 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4367762.html Kansas City group to launch fundraiser to help in fight of Ebola in African nations http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4296082.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 05 Dec 2014 13:12:42 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4296082.html Kansas City’s volatile weather ranks tops among large U.S. metro areas http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4295280.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 05 Dec 2014 12:07:42 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4295280.html Avoid cellphone use for calls and texting while driving http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4258748.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 03 Dec 2014 13:01:25 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4258748.html Group helps older African-Americans in Kansas City plan for brighter future http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4245179.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 02 Dec 2014 09:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4245179.html Smoking among adults takes a nosedive, thank goodness http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4243235.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 02 Dec 2014 13:12:26 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4243235.html Innovative theft prevention should go with new Ford aluminum-body F-150 pickup trucks http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4242739.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 02 Dec 2014 12:36:06 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4242739.html Consumers respond cautiously to retailers opening stores earlier for holiday http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4242490.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 02 Dec 2014 12:11:45 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4242490.html NFL was right to decline St. Louis Police Officers Association discipline request against Rams players http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4241911.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 02 Dec 2014 11:42:43 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4241911.html St. Louis Rams team members raise arms in solidarity with peaceful Ferguson protesters http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4226261.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 01 Dec 2014 13:21:58 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4226261.html Honoring Native Americans for Thanksgiving Day 2014 http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4159599.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:32:06 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4159599.html Educators say unity, inclusiveness and nonviolence offer the best path to improve America http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4147008.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 09:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4147008.html Kansas City Public Schools get perfect score on audit http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4141860.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:50:43 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4141860.html Slain civil rights workers, Alvin Ailey (posthumously) among recipients of Presidential Medal of Freedom http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4121221.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:16:37 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4121221.html The mild winter that was forecast may be history now http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4014631.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 19 Nov 2014 12:11:33 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4014631.html Educators at national convention discuss ways that Ferguson should change the U.S. http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4001523.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 18 Nov 2014 09:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article4001523.html Study to investigate gay community’s interaction with Kansas City area police http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3996250.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 18 Nov 2014 11:33:47 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3996250.html Homelessness of children in U.S. at record high, center report finds http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3980521.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 17 Nov 2014 12:42:07 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3980521.html Bruising, costly court fight ahead on same-sex marriage in Kansas http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3932690.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 14 Nov 2014 11:01:09 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3932690.html Community engaged in conversations on ways to improve Kansas City Public Schools http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3933304.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 14 Nov 2014 11:57:34 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3933304.html Kansas City, St. Louis earn perfect scores on sexual orientation equality report http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3910232.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 13 Nov 2014 10:36:43 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3910232.html Fast-food joints target children more in black, rural areas, a new study finds http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3916382.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 13 Nov 2014 11:48:51 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3916382.html Lower gasoline prices leave more cash in consumers’ pockets http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3915966.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 13 Nov 2014 11:26:12 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3915966.html Northeast area of Kansas City is home to Missouri’s largest tree http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3819411.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 12 Nov 2014 12:38:21 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3819411.html Police, community groups lining up to keep protests peaceful ahead of grand jury decision in Ferguson, Mo., shooting death http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3802991.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 12 Nov 2014 12:10:48 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3802991.html Gifts support openness toward gays and lesbians http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3786668.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 11 Nov 2014 09:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3786668.html Trend of legalized marijuana use bound to continue along with court challenges http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3757518.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 11 Nov 2014 12:14:21 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3757518.html Untreated mental illness has a high cost for the Kansas City area http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3560184.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 04 Nov 2014 16:48:37 CST http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3560184.html Candidates supplying little substantive information to voters http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3494158.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:46:15 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3494158.html Rate increase sought by KCP&L could push more consumers to invest in solar energy http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3493695.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:10:17 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3493695.html Event in downtown KC to draw attention to homelessness http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3470785.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:00:28 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3470785.html Voters feel pressure to go cast ballots on Election Day http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3471220.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:44:25 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3471220.html Red Bridge theater closing follows trend http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3470981.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:19:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3470981.html Robots in stores could change shopping experience for consumers http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3438475.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:22:45 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3438475.html Schools must end the pipeline to prison and improve the quality of education for all students http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3419857.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 28 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3419857.html Add U.S. mail to the super-snooping Americans must endure from their government http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3416073.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 28 Oct 2014 10:51:52 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3416073.html Pro-gun protests take place in St. Louis http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3401482.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 27 Oct 2014 11:18:42 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3401482.html John Quiñones with ABC-TV stresses education at Mattie Rhodes Center benefit http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3345931.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 10:49:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3345931.html ‘Don’t Shoot Coalition’ in wake of Michael Brown’s death offers extensive recommendations on how policing should improve http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3325058.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:42:52 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3325058.html McDonald’s menu may start to go organic to catch up to changing consumer habits http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3322265.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 10:16:15 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3322265.html World Series helping the rest of the country discover Kansas City’s overall beauty, appeal http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3323532.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:02:57 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article3323532.html Latinos urged to vote in Kansas and sway the outcome in tight races 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http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2813835.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:29:26 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2813835.html Macy’s set to open early on Thanksgiving Day; other retailers likely to follow http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2811965.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 11:53:09 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2811965.html Summer memories come into view from front porches in the Northeast area http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2753923.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2753923.html McDonald’s is right to respond to false claims circulating online 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13:47:26 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2703286.html Forum on Monday in midtown Kansas City to take on gun violence http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2653140.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 10 Oct 2014 13:36:29 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2653140.html Nobel Peace Prize should help sow the seeds of peace throughout the world http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2652604.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 10 Oct 2014 12:56:18 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2652604.html Latino voters could affect outcome of Kansas elections http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2650867.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 10 Oct 2014 10:33:19 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2650867.html Leadership Conference scores of members of Congress no surprise http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2635011.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 09 Oct 2014 13:30:53 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2635011.html People are living longer, CDC study shows, but will they enjoy a good quality of life? http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2634328.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 09 Oct 2014 12:15:46 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2634328.html Warfare boils in many countries as world awaits winner of 2014 Nobel Peace Prize http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2570867.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 11:53:29 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2570867.html Missouri Republican legislators eat like kings on lobbyists’ dime while people they represent suffer http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2570525.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 11:11:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2570525.html Project on Friday will offer services for homeless adults, families and children in Kansas City http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2559945.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 14:55:49 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2559945.html Voting should be big part of national forum on race relations, community policing tied to Ferguson, Mo., unrest http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2557184.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 11:54:19 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2557184.html U.S. attack helicopters join in fighting the Islamic State http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2555818.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 10:51:35 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2555818.html Plan to end lottery likely to go nowhere in Missouri http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2534323.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 06 Oct 2014 13:03:37 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2534323.html Cyberattack at JPMorgan Chase puts millions of consumers’ finances at risk http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2496008.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 03 Oct 2014 10:18:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2496008.html Marine first U.S. military casualty in fighting against Islamic State http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2495748.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 03 Oct 2014 09:55:54 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2495748.html GM on right road with new models, expansion in China http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2487113.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 02 Oct 2014 17:53:47 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2487113.html Nazarene Publishing House closing creates a new hole on Troost Avenue in midtown KC http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2486505.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 02 Oct 2014 17:27:48 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2486505.html Imagine what our world would be like if Jimmy Carter had won a second term http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2486171.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 02 Oct 2014 17:03:10 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2486171.html Expect solar energy use to grow dramatically http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2415395.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 12:31:29 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2415395.html Lincoln Prep receives National Blue Ribbon Award http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2359413.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 18:00:51 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2359413.html Latino family wealth projected to rise with the Hispanic population growth in U.S. http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2357663.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2357663.html Red-light cameras remain off in KC http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2297664.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 12:36:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2297664.html Turkey right to join U.S.-led partners to uproot the Islamic State http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2255848.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 26 Sep 2014 10:25:59 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2255848.html Vast difference in apologies to Michael Brown’s family after the teen’s slaying in Ferguson, Mo. http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2256915.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 26 Sep 2014 11:31:51 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2256915.html Vote Smart website good tool ahead of November election http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2242812.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 25 Sep 2014 12:12:46 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2242812.html Unrest again occurs in Ferguson, Mo., after a fire destroys a street-side memorial http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2230839.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 24 Sep 2014 15:37:09 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2230839.html Obama addresses U.N. with strong message of unity, hope http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2229531.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 24 Sep 2014 13:59:52 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2229531.html Expect cut in soft drink calories to reduce the bottle size, but not the price http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2228466.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 24 Sep 2014 12:04:45 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2228466.html Absentee voting underway for Nov. 4 election http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2228068.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 24 Sep 2014 11:39:48 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2228068.html Food waste a real American problem http://www.kansascity.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/lewis-diuguid/article2217873.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> 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