| Aug 29, 2013
| 5:47 PM
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A southern Indiana resident with a confirmed case of measles visited Indianapolis International Airport while infectious, Indiana health officials said Thursday.
People who visited the airport on Sunday and develop symptoms...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 7:13 AM
It’s that time of the year again, when children head off to school for lessons in reading, writing and arithmetic.
The upcoming weeks will include essays, history projects and pages of problem solving.
But parents will have their share of...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 7:29 AM
Every team in Chicago has a plan.
Except the White Sox.
The Blackhawks certainly have a plan. They started with a core of young and talented players, surrounded them with depth, hired Hockey Yoda and promoted his son, and put it all in the hands of...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 9:32 PM
From Sunday's print column A Pew Research Center poll taken last weekend showed a nation divided over the verdict in the George Zimmerman trial, with 42 percent “dissatisfied” with the not guilty verdict, 39 percent “satisfied” and...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 7:39 AM
So Attorney General Eric Holder can't stand the fact that Texas is going to require voter ID ("Congress must fix Voting Rights Act," July 29). I really don't see anything wrong with that. You need ID to buy cough medicine at the drug store, to get into an...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 7:06 AM
Jan Freeman has taken exception to something I wrote about sequence of tenses: Your footnote says, "*The exception is to use present tense for statements that remain true over time: 'She said she believed in demonic possession' suggests that she no longer...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 4:22 PM
The appeal of country music star Luke Bryan, whose recording career not only as lasted six years now, but is clearly picking up steam with his new No. 1 album “Crash My Party,” as always been something of a mystery.......
| Aug 19, 2013
| 7:45 AM
I guess when you grow up in a time when vaccinations were very, very important you just don't understand parents these days that don't get their children vaccinated against diseases that can kill them.
The recent Associated Press story about Michigan...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 7:30 AM
On a recent afternoon Thebe Kgositsile, 19, wandered around his sparse central Hollywood apartment lugging a gallon of orange juice and thinking about the logo to his fledgling music imprint Tan Cressida.
A piano melody looped from a computer plugged...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 6:35 AM
Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned. Or a woman you betrayed and sent to jail.
We pick up from last week with Dexter waking up in the middle of nowhere. Yup, Hannah’s not over Dexter’s betrayal, but what are her intentions? Although...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 6:11 AM
I'd like to enter a guilty plea. I openly admit I'm a glass half-empty kind of guy.
That's just my style, my way of thinking. I prepare for the worst in every instance, and if I get something better than the worst I'll be pleasantly surprised.
| Aug 14, 2013
| 2:00 AM
Dear readers: Two excellent writers stepped in to answer the Savage Love Letter of the Day while I was on vacation, and I wanted to share two of their responses in the column this week. (The SLLOTD appears daily — cough, cough — on Slog, The...