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  • Setting Times stories to music: From Interpol to Bruce Springsteen

    Setting Times stories to music: From Interpol to Bruce Springsteen
    Have you seen the movie “Boyhood”? Filmed over 12 years using the same actor -- a boy who grows into a man -- it’s both epic and intimate.
  • 'Fearless' Chicago woman dies in Afghanistan attack

    'Fearless' Chicago woman dies in Afghanistan attack
    She knew the risks, but Lexie Kamerman’s family and friends said the Chicago native would not be deterred from her goal: Helping young women in Afghanistan improve their lives through education. "That's the wonderful thing about her. She had a...

    Report: Poor planning led to River Forest diplomat's death in Afghanistan

    Report: Poor planning led to River Forest diplomat's death in Afghanistan
    A U.S. mission to deliver books to a school in Afghanistan that ended in the death of a young foreign service officer from River Forest was plagued by poor planning that “failed at all levels,” according to a scathing Army report obtained by...

    How Anne Smedinghoff succeeded

    How Anne Smedinghoff succeeded
    I was very moved by the tribute to Anne Smedinghoff, the Foreign Service officer killed in Afghanistan that recently appeared in The Sun especially the quote at the end from the poem, "Success," by Ralph Waldo Emerson ("Friends celebrate slain diplomat'...

    Book donations honor woman killed in Afghanistan bombing

    Book donations honor woman killed in Afghanistan bombing
    The Books For Kids Day event has a touching twist this year: It's being dedicated to Anne Smedinghoff, the 25-year-old Johns Hopkins University alum who was killed in a bombing while delivering textbooks to school children in Afghanistan. Smedinghoff,...