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A soldier guards a pipe en route to the Kawergosk Refinery near Irbil, the c...
The price of oil has been falling — a drop that you may already have noticed at the pump. Gasoline prices have dropped noticeably since June, and oil is now well below $100 a barrel.That decline has...
Army Command Sgt. Maj. Bennie G. Adkins receives the Medal of Honor during a...
President Obama on Monday awarded the Medal of Honor, the nation's highest military honor, to two soldiers who served in Vietnam: Army Command Sgt. Maj. Bennie Adkins, who survived a harrowing battle...
The Iraqi National Symphony Orchestra performs in Baghdad. The concert was p...
It's a hot night in Baghdad, and the national theater is packed with people who are here to see the Iraqi National Symphony Orchestra.They're fanning themselves with programs that show conductor...
The clubhouse of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews sits just of...
Not long after the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews was founded in 1754, the members trimmed the local course from 22 holes to 18, setting the modern standard.During the 20th century, the...
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