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  • Sun Valley: John Kerry Video Conference Victim of Bad Reception, Bloomberg Won't Grade De Blasio

    Even billionaires suffer from bad reception. That's the takeaway Friday after organizers at the Allen & Co. media and technology conference tried and failed to get Secretary of State John Kerry on a remote connection from Kabul, Afghanistan. America's...
  • Martin O'Malley warms up in Iowa for possible Democratic run in 2016

    The visit had all the trappings of a full-fledged presidential campaign: a speech at the state Democratic convention, a pep talk to door-knocking volunteers, breakfast with labor leaders, appearances alongside the party's candidate for governor. The...
  • McCarthy, Emanuel react to violent holiday weekend

    McCarthy, Emanuel react to violent holiday weekend
    The outbreak of violence over the long Fourth of July weekend – the worst of the year so far -- once again drew unflattering national attention to Chicago’s crime woes as police Superintendent Garry McCarthy insisted the department had...
  • Gun control isn't the reason for declining Baltimore homicides [Letter]

    Gun control isn't the reason for declining Baltimore homicides [Letter]
    Vincent DeMarco's letter ("Tougher gun laws are helping reduce homicides in Baltimore," July 5) is misleading in its attempt to credit a drop in gun related deaths in Baltimore to the gun controls enacted in October of 2013. First of all, gun related...
  • Quinn hits Rauner on gun safety

    Quinn hits Rauner on gun safety
    With the spotlight still on his troubled 2010 anti-violence grant program, Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn turned to the topic of gun rights Thursday, accusing Republican challenger Bruce Rauner of putting the public at risk by refusing to support a statewide...
  • Archie's noble end a testament to iconic comic book series

    Archie's noble end a testament to iconic comic book series
    I don't remember why I was first drawn to Archie Comics, but I went through a phase in middle school where they were all I wanted to read. Much to the chagrin of my mom, who had been enjoying our simultaneous reading of the "Anne of Green Gables" books,...
  • One mom takes aim at gun violence

    One mom takes aim at gun violence
    We can do better. Better than 82 people shot in one city in 84 hours. Better than a father losing two of his children, a year apart, to gun violence. Better than a shooting per week on school grounds across the country since the Sandy Hook Elementary...
  • Sarah Palin says 'Impeach Obama!' but other Republicans flinch

    Sarah Palin says 'Impeach Obama!' but other Republicans flinch
    Sarah Palin has joined a rising drumbeat of Republicans who call for President Barack Obama's impeachment. Democrats can barely conceal their glee. It's hard to think of anything that would give a bigger boost to the Democrats' currently gloomy...
  • Without gun control, another school shooting awaits

    OK, enough bloodshed in schools. Children in schools have always had difficulty with their emerging emotions and interplay with their peers, but they have never had such ready access to firearms. We all know that the adolescent brain has not developed...
  • What Have Connecticut Gun Owners Lost?

    As I read the article at the top of Monday's Courant about Second Amendment rights activists mobilizing to send a message, my poached egg sank to the pit of my stomach like the rock of Gibraltar [July 28, "Aim Is To Send An Election Message"]. I am so...
  • Jewish Federation calls for resignation of NRA lobbyist over alleged Holocaust remarks

    SEATTLE The Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle has called for the resignation of a National Rifle Association lobbyist who reportedly linked gun control to the Holocaust. At a news conference Tuesday at the federation's Seattle headquarters,...