America needs one-stop shops for benefits like Welfare Square

Welfare Square silos are seen in Salt Lake City on Tuesday, May 31, 2016. People who need government assistance would benefit from a similar central distribution center. | Hans Koepsell, Deseret News People in need shouldn’t have to navigate a complex and sprawling system without help After months of...

Sweden’s first female prime minister resigns hours after being appointed

Swedish Social Democratic Party leader and newly appointed Prime Minister Magdalena Andersson is pictured during a press conference after the budget vote in the Swedish parliament in Stockholm on Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2021. Hours after being tapped as Sweden’s prime minister, Andersson resigned Wednesday after suffering a budget defeat...

Adams won’t be New York’s first ‘night mayor’

Much remains unknown of the incoming Eric Adams administration in New York City. Who will lead the Police Department? How will he address the city’s post-pandemic economy, bereft of daily commuters? What about racial imbalances in the city’s specialized high schools? These and other questions remain unresolved, but at...

Biden Colombia plan stirs up Florida hornets nest

MIAMI — The Biden administration’s plan to remove a Colombian rebel group from a list of foreign terrorist organizations barely caused a ripple outside Washington when the news broke this week. But in Florida, home to an estimated 150,000 Colombian American voters, it’s a different story. Biden’s policy is...