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Cheryl K. Chumley

Cheryl K. Chumley

Cheryl Chumley is online opinion editor for The Washington Times, the author of “The Devil in DC: Winning Back the Country From the Beast in Washington” and of "Police State USA: How Orwell’s Nightmare is Becoming Our Reality," and a 2008-2009 Robert Novak journalism fellow with The Fund for American Studies. Email her at [email protected]. 

Articles by Cheryl K. Chumley

Dr. Ben Carson has signed a petition calling for the destruction of the Islamic State. (Associated Press)

Ben Carson on Ray Rice: 'Let's not demonize this guy'

Ben Carson, the noted neurologist and potential Republican candidate for president in 2016, said ex-Baltimore Ravens' running back Ray Rice needs help and the American public should refrain from demonizing him. Published September 9, 2014

The Home Depot corporate headquarters is seen, Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, in Atlanta. Home Depot may be the latest retailer to suffer a credit card data breach. The Atlanta-based home improvement retailer told The Associated Press Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014, that it is looking into "unusual activity" and that working with both banks and law enforcement. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Home Depot confirms hack of payment systems in U.S., Canada

Home Depot shoppers beware: The retail chain reported that its payment systems at stores nationwide and in Canada were hacked, leaving untold numbers of customers who use debit and credit cards at financial risk. Published September 9, 2014

Pope Francis waves from his studio window overlooking St. Peter's Square at the Vatican during the Angelus prayer, Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)

Pope walks back Vatican's endorsement of Iraq strikes

Pope Francis -- who seemed to suggest a month ago that airstrikes against the Islamic State was a viable option -- now says otherwise, that war isn't the solution to the terrorist attacks waging through Iraq and Syria. Published September 8, 2014

Country music star Larry Gatlin.

Larry Gatlin to Obama: 'Mr. President, World War III is here'

Country singing-songwriting legend Larry Gatlin recently penned an open letter to the president, calling on the commander-in-chief to act now on the Islamic State, before it's too late, and bluntly telling him: Mr. Obama, the third World War has arrived. Published September 8, 2014

President Barack Obama, left, shakes hands with Cyrus Walker, cousin of White House senior adviser Valerie Jarrett, while golfing at Farm Neck Golf Club in Oak Bluffs, Mass., on the island of Martha's Vineyard, Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014. Obama is vacationing on the island. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

Obama admits golf after Foley beheading was bad idea, wants vacation from media

President Obama seemed to take one step forward and two steps back in the admission of wrong-doing department, saying that perhaps his golf game in the near-immediate wake of speaking about beheaded American journalist James Foley wasn't the smartest idea -- but then blaming the press. Published September 8, 2014