The Altoona Mirror Commentariesen-usThu, 5 May 2016 06:08:01 EDTThu, 5 May 2016 06:08:01 EDT reason Russia resents us, a Russian SU-27 did a barrel roll over a U.S. RC-135 over the Baltic, the second time in two weeks. Also in April, the U.S. destroyer Donald Cook, off Russia's Baltic enclave of Kaliningrad, was twice buzzed by Russian planes.Thu, 5 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTWhom to blame for Trump? to blame for Trump? Dr. Frankenstein created the monster that bore his name and if Dr. Jekyll had not conducted those experiments in his laboratory, Mr. Hyde would never have emerged to terrorize London.Thu, 5 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTPuerto Rican bonds, small investers TV ads flash the noble faces of American retirees and urge Washington to help protect their savings. The back story is kept rather vague. It's that many older people invested in Puerto Rican bonds. The U.S.Wed, 4 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTEconomic rebound unlikely for the first quarter of 2016 came in at a paltry 0.5 percent. That sorry showing follows growth of 1.4 percent and 2 percent in the previous two quarters. If such a thing is possible, the already-anemic economy is actually getting worse.Wed, 4 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTTubman right for the $20 bill an open letter, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew announced that African-American abolitionist Harriet Tubman will grace the new $20 bill. Andrew Jackson will be moved to the bill's reverse, which also will feature an image of the White House.Mon, 2 May 2016 00:00:00 EDT