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Kamasi Washington's new album is called The Epic....
The Los Angeles jazz saxophonist ended up on the latest records by rapper Kendrick Lamar and EDM producer Flying Lotus. His new three-CD recording is no less ambitious.
Captain Roger Moseley sits on the wing of an A-37 attack aircraft at Bien Ho...
A young Air Force captain thought his career was over. Instead, he was invited to join a stealth program — and told, "You've got 30 seconds and if you don't say yes, this conversation never happened."
Yemen's Houthi rebels agreed Sunday to a five-day cease-fire. Meanwhile, fighting rages on as Saudi-led warplanes continue to pound both northern Yemen and the capital.
Little is known about the six Baltimore police officers charged in the April death of Freddie Gray. Their attorneys have filed a motion to have the case dismissed.
Americans began adopting children from South Korea more than 50 years ago. Now adults, some of these adoptees gather regularly in New York to help and support each other.
A free pregnancy test dispenser hangs next to a condom dispenser in the wome...
A small number of bars are offering the free tests as part of a state-funded pilot program aiming to reduce the number of babies born with fetal alcohol syndrome.