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A muscular foreign policy: Why Washington may be out of step with the country

A muscular foreign policy: Why Washington may be out of step with the country

The debate over American foreign policy often seems to take place in a hermetically sealed bubble located somewhere inside the Beltway.

Vet receives Medal of Honor

Vet receives Medal of Honor

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Obama bestows Medal of Honor on NH veteran

Obama bestows Medal of Honor on NH veteran

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Obama bestows Medal of Honor on New Hampshire veteran

Obama bestows Medal of Honor on New Hampshire veteran

President Obama bestowed on Monday the Medal of Honor on a former Army staff sergeant who fought off enemy fighters during one of the bloodiest battles of the Afghanistan war.

Obama to bestow Medal of Honor on NH veteran

Obama to bestow Medal of Honor on NH veteran

President Barack Obama will bestow the Medal of Honor, the nation’s highest decoration for battlefield valor, to Ryan M. Pitts, a former Army staff sergeant who fought off enemy fighters during one of the bloodiest battles of the Afghanistan war despite his own critical injuries.

Foods that can kill

Foods that can kill

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Attacks in two Iraq cities kill at least 16

Attacks in two Iraq cities kill at least 16

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Two American-born Israeli soldiers killed in Gaza ground offensive

Two American-born Israeli soldiers   killed in Gaza ground offensive

THE ISRAEL Defense Forces says 2 soldiers from the United States, California-born Max Steinberg and Texas native Sean Carmeli, pictured left, were killed early Sunday during the IDF’s offensive in Gaza. Obama, Kerry express concern over Gaza casualties, push for cease-fire 13 Israeli soldiers killed in Gaza as offensive expands Palestinian-American teen beaten in Mideast recalls ordeal VIDEO: Israel, Hamas continue intense fighting Split between Egypt, Hamas plagues Gaza cease-fire effort

Strongest typhoon in 41 years kills 18 in southern China

Strongest typhoon in 41 years kills 18 in southern China

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Borderline personalities

Borderline personalities

(Scott Johnson) The 1969 movie Z by Costa-Gavras depicts the assassination of a popular Greek politician at a campaign rally and the investigation that followed it. The investigating magistrate serially interrogates buffoonish military officers who describe the assassin jumping out of the crowd, “lithe and fierce, like a tiger.” The identical description provided by each of the officers is a key to the unravelling of the assassination conspiracy in which they were participants. At…

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