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  • Jacobson: Search for Ebola as hard as for terrorists

    Ebola, once an abstract disease on a far-off continent, has now reached the United States.The recent ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Welcome accountability seen in Secret Service

    Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson wasted no time Wednesday in accepting Julia Pierson’s resignation as director of the Secret Service.
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Schultz: May a million umbrellas bloom

    So many seemingly small moments reveal the heart of the protest unfolding in Hong Kong.Thousands of ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Akst: Election excitement ... not so much

    Tuesday is the deadline for voter registration in Illinois for the Nov. 4 elections. That’s not much time, so here’s some important information about ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 12:22 am
  • Ponnuru: Spanking your child doesn’t make you a monster

    When Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was indicted for injuring a child last month, a lot of journalists explained that the lesson we sh ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 11:30 pm
  • Our View: Product recalls often unheeded

    Sometimes, it's hard to know if you’re using a product that has been recalled by the manufacturer.Sometimes, it's hard to know if you’re using a produ ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 11:30 pm
  • Letter: Loss of bookstore will have consequences

    To the Editor:I was devastated to hear Moxie and Barnes & Noble are closing. The Chronicle’s coverag ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:20 pm
  • Our View: Key election often overlooked

    Election season began last week.Not for the upcoming November election, although you should be payin ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:20 pm
  • Pitts: An assault on U.S. history

    This is a tale of two countries.The first country was built on a radical new promise of human equali ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:20 pm
  • Letter: Many double-standards in Ray Rice case

    To the Editor:NFL running back Ray Rice was honest from the beginning about his actions and was tota ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:20 pm
  • Schrader: Recalling a childhood at 217 Annie Glidden Road

    Ellen Oderkirk Froelich turns 84 years old next week, is sharp as a tack, and spent some time reminiscing with me on the weekend of her 65th DeKalb Hi ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 11:07 pm
  • Trainor: This is not our fight

    Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi and his band of Islamic State zealots received international attention for their brutality and lightning sweep across Iraq, but t ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 10:49 pm
  • Barone: Scots to remain, controversy to continue

    Last week, the voters of Scotland, in a heavy turnout and from age 16 and up, decided not to disunite what has been arguably one of the most successfu ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 10:49 pm
  • Letter: A lexophile’s bit of whimsy

    To the Editor:Lexophile is a word used to describe those that have a love for words. That would desc ...
    Sept. 28, 2014 - 10:37 pm
  • Another view: Feds must re-examine school lunch rules

    Since the rollout of the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010, students and their parents have easily been the loudest critics of the new federal sch ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 11:37 pm
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