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National Editorials and Columns

  • Pitts: Where will Trump's believers go when he implodes?

    I used to love “The X-Files.”As did millions of Americans, I unfailingly followed FBI agents Mulder ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 10:34 pm
  • Another View: WikiLeaks reveals Hillary Clinton to be ... reasonable

    The Clinton campaign has refused to deny or confirm the authenticity of a WikiLeaks report that included apparent purloined emailed excerpts of her pa ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 10:34 pm
  • Schrader: Cemetery walk offered local life stories

    The Sycamore History Museum held its 23rd annual Elmwood Cemetery Walk on Sunday, and presenters highlighted the life stories of several residents bur ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 12:03 am
  • Ponnuru: Obama's self-serving fictions exposed

    Barack Obama is at it again, portraying the partisan battles of his presidency as entirely the result of pigheaded obstructionism by the Republicans – ...
    Oct. 5, 2016 - 11:16 pm
  • Another View: Fatalities increase after Wis. ups speed limit to 70

    Before Wisconsin enacted the 70 mph speed limit on interstate highways in 2015, we suggested that officials monitor the results and provide a review w ...
    Oct. 4, 2016 - 10:13 pm
  • Another View: FBI should disclose how phone was hacked

    After the San Bernardino attack in December that killed 14 people and wounded 22 others, the FBI hired a private hacker to unlock the iPhone of one of ...
    Oct. 3, 2016 - 12:06 am
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    Who will be the offensive hero of this Cubs World Series home stand?
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