Opinion

Opinion

Trump should fire Trump as his spokesman

President Donald Trump is a marvelous communicator. But he’s a terrible communications strategist incapable of heeding advice or thinking beyond the next tweet.

Opinion

We lost Mom this week, but not before she showed me how to live

Kansas City Star sports columnist Sam Mellinger: I am sure my mother would have preferred to see me become a novelist, or to write about the arts, but I chose sports, so I’ve thought of my mom in empty high school gymnasiums and at ear-splitting Super Bowls. And since she passed away a few days before Mother’s Day, I’ve thought of her even more.

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Pope Francis jokes with Melania Trump about the President's diet, blesses her rosary

Pope Francis joked with First Lady Melania Trump upon their meeting at the Vatican on May 24. He pointed to the President and asked her, "What are you feeding him, potica?" Potica is a traditional Slovenian dessert, a favorite of Pope Francis.
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Pope Francis jokes with Melania Trump about the President's diet, blesses her rosary 0:46

Pope Francis jokes with Melania Trump about the President's diet, blesses her rosary

At vigil after Manchester attack: ‘We stand together’ 1:22

At vigil after Manchester attack: ‘We stand together’

President Trump and Pope Francis meet at the Vatican 0:31

President Trump and Pope Francis meet at the Vatican

Mulvaney on Trump’s FY18 Budget: It's ‘Taxpayer first’ 1:47

Mulvaney on Trump’s FY18 Budget: It's ‘Taxpayer first’