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Soldiers' lives more valuable than profits from deaths

Another war?

June 23, 2014 12:00 am
"The Chinese would attack with thousands at night, screaming."

"The Chinese would attack with thousands at night, screaming."

Lithuanian emigrant Kestutis Sidabras was among the first U.S. draftees to serve in the Korean War. He served 21 months in the conflict with an engineering battalion.

June 01, 2014 8:00 pm
GUEST COMMENTARY: Essence of Memorial Day

GUEST COMMENTARY: Essence of Memorial Day

The scandal regarding the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs continues to escalate rapidly, providing a major ethical as well as political challenge to the Obama administration. Allegations of willful neglect and falsification of records are indeed shocking.

May 24, 2014 12:00 am
Remembering Bruce Staehli

Remembering Bruce Staehli

On April 30, 1968, during a battle in the jungles of Vietnam, Bruce Wayne Staehli, a 19-year-old from Merrillville, went missing in action. His body was never found. Paul Banik and John Essex, along with Roy Foreman want to make sure he is never forgotten.

April 27, 2014 12:00 am
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April 16, 2014 12:00 am
Donnelly: Russia risks catastrophe if Ukraine invaded

Donnelly: Russia risks catastrophe if Ukraine invaded

INDIANAPOLIS | U.S. Sen. Joe Donnelly, D-Ind., warned Russian President Vladimir Putin Tuesday that he "risks setting off catastrophic events" if Russian forces advance beyond the Crimean Peninsula and invade Ukraine.

March 25, 2014 5:30 pm Photos

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Who should fight America's wars?

Who should fight America's wars?

A retired U.S. Army colonel, who grew up in Lake County, believes America’s perpetual wars for an ever elusive peace in the post-Vietnam era are due in part to the nation’s all-volunteer military.

December 15, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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The Daily Fix

The Daily Fix

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September 10, 2013 12:00 am
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The Daily Fix

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September 09, 2013 12:00 am
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The Daily Fix

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September 03, 2013 12:00 am
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The Daily Fix

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September 03, 2013 12:00 am

Ziolkowski's recent letter was highly entertaining

I really enjoyed Gary Ziolkowski's recent letter in which he contends President Barack Obama is individually dragging down his administration.

August 12, 2013 12:00 am

What would U.S. gain from aiding war in Syria?

Here we go again! Sliding sidewise into war seems to be America's way of getting into a war that ends up with the U.S. paying the price in treasure and lives. Even worse, are we headed for perpetual war in the Middle East? What is the end game?

June 19, 2013 12:00 am
GUEST COMMENTARY: Remember war dead, strive for peace

GUEST COMMENTARY: Remember war dead, strive for peace

The Memorial Day established in 1863 by President Abraham Lincoln is gradually fading into history. It was meant to establish into our national memory the sacrifice of thousands of sons and daughters who gave their lives in service to their country in peace and war.

May 27, 2013 12:00 am
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May 08, 2013 12:00 am
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April 15, 2013 12:00 am
"Are you concerned about North Korea's military threats?"

"Are you concerned about North Korea's military threats?"

Frank Liddaewi, St. John | "Yes. They hate Americans and have been cornered. They see our presence in South Korea and it's pressing the North. They feel the need to respond."

April 14, 2013 12:00 am
"Are you concerned about North Korea's military threats?"

"Are you concerned about North Korea's military threats?"

Region views on North Korea's talk of war

April 14, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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"Are you concerned about North Korea's military threats?"

"Are you concerned about North Korea's military threats?"

Heather Whitmore, Highland | "Absolutely. Nobody wants nuclear war. Whether it affects us or not, it's a ripple effect that causes problems."

April 14, 2013 12:00 am
"Are you concerned about North Korea's military threats?"

"Are you concerned about North Korea's military threats?"

Robert Garibay, Schererville | "Yes. They've got nuclear missiles. They need to work at keeping peace. Obama needs to go to North Korea and talk to their leader."

April 14, 2013 12:00 am
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