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  • Pitts: Walter Scott, just another 'isolated incident'?

    “...You foolish and senseless people, who have eyes, but do not see, who have ears, but do not hear.” – Jeremiah 5:21
    April 14, 2015 - 10:00 pm
  • Wilkinson: How Lincoln became an American saint

    Abraham Lincoln, a politician much reviled in life, became something of a saint upon his death 150 years ago.
    April 14, 2015 - 9:59 pm
  • Another View: Marco Rubio's is a candidacy based on ideals

    Marco Rubio formally entered the GOP presidential field Monday with an address at Miami’s Freedom Tower.
    April 14, 2015 - 9:59 pm
  • Barry Schrader: ​Remembering Waterman's most famous newsman

    Waterman'’s famous native son would have been 100 years old this year. Clayton Kirkpatrick still is remembered by the older residents in this village, ...
    April 14, 2015 - 9:37 am
  • Barone: A very fluid race for the Republican nomination

    Two weeks ago, Ted Cruz announced his candidacy for president at Liberty University, and last week, Rand Paul announced at the Galt House hotel in Lou ...
    April 13, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • Our View: Raise hurdles for repeat DUI offenders

    James Stitt unwittingly has become the poster child for stricter laws to prevent repeat drunken drivers from putting more lives in jeopardy.
    April 13, 2015 - 10:59 pm
  • Hunt: What we know about Clinton's platform

    Hillary Clinton now has the opportunity to show her wares as a self-styled policy wonk.As the former ...
    April 13, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • Another View: Clinton's tough task ahead

    Hillary Rodham Clinton announced her candidacy for president Sunday, entering the race with universal name recognition, undisputed smarts and a record ...
    April 13, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • Strauss: Religious freedom fight an illuminating moment in history

    Both sides seem to want to strike a pose of wounded innocence in the dispute about laws passed by Indiana and Arkansas to exempt religious believers f ...
    April 12, 2015 - 11:01 pm
  • Harrop: More is not merrier in our congested cities

    New York and San Francisco are expensive places to live. That’s a big problem for the nation because these cities are centers for the booming knowledg ...
    April 12, 2015 - 11:01 pm
  • Another view: Harriet Tubman a good option for $20 bill

    No woman is depicted on U.S. paper currency. This makes our money a bit exceptional among the banknotes of our international peers, several of which – ...
    April 12, 2015 - 11:01 pm
  • Letter: 'Belief' does not apply to global warming

    To the Editor:I was concerned with the implications of the Editorial in Thursday’s Chronicle from th ...
    April 11, 2015 - 12:00 am
  • Stossel: Americans have a right to discriminate

    Bake me a cake, or go to jail!Sadly, that is the new message from “inclusive” America. If you don’t ...
    April 10, 2015 - 11:59 pm
  • Our View: Pulling together in tragedy's aftermath

    Our hearts go out to those who lost their property or worse, their loved ones, as a result of Thursday’s tornadoes.
    April 10, 2015 - 11:59 pm
  • Letter: A call to active involvement

    To the Editor:Thank you to all the voters who took time to get out and vote on Tuesday, April 7. As ...
    April 11, 2015 - 12:00 am
  • Reader Poll

    Do you ever put clothes on your pet?
    Yes, for a laugh
    Yes, to keep them warm
    No, that's silly