Amazing Chi Trib story about victory in Iraq battle. 250 enemy dead! Not a body-count story about our losses nor picture of grief-stricken survivors with story of how loved was the dead soldier. A war story, that is, not the usual anti-war story. What happened?!
However, do not be overly alarmed. Liz Sly and editors managed to keep focus with this lede:
Two U.S. soldiers died Sunday when their helicopter crashed and about 250 insurgents were reported killed . . .