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It’s hard to make the NFL look serious about brain injury research

As Dr. Betsy Nabel, the National Football League’s freshly minted health and medical adviser, told Sports Illustrated, “The goal is to make the sport as safe as possible and try to minimize the risk to whatever extent we can.” That’s harder than ever to believe after a scathing congressional report called out a team of...

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2016 election: GOP should heed Kenneth Starr’s words | Letter to the editor

Let’s hope that the GOP follows Kenneth Starr’s remorse for the witch hunt of Bill Clinton and lighten up on Hillary . It seems that once charges of wrongdoing regarding Benghazi were shown to be unfounded, they went after Hillary’s email habits. It’s too bad that Republicans didn’t show that kind of zeal when it...