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Contra Costa Times editorial: Solemn holiday designed to honor sacrifice

Today is about remembering those who died for our freedom. That's it, pure and simple. It is not about selling automobiles or furniture, nor is it the same as Veterans Day. 
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November 2014 election recommendations from the Contra Costa Times/Oakland Tribune editorial board

Click here to view the full list of editorials on candidates and measures in key races on the November 2014 ballot. 
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May 25 letters to the editor

Vaccine bill is vital to our communitiesI want to congratulate the Times and Supervisor Mary Piepho for their recent strong support for increasing immunizations through the Pan/Allen Senate Bill 277, which is broadly supported by family physicians and other primary care clinicians in Contra Costa 
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Should we care that Hillary Clinton has had zero encounters with reporters?

CBS Panel members say Hillary Clinton hasn't been honest and transparent about issues from her family foundation's donors to her use of personal email while serving as secretary of state since announcing her presidential bid. 
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David Letterman set trashed; Dumpster divers move in

Hours after the 'Late Show' finished taping, the crew began dismantling and throwing away iconic parts of David Letterman's set.