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President Richard M. Nixon welcomes back to Earth the Apollo 11 astronauts, left to right, Commander Neil A. Armstrong, Command Module Pilot Michael Collins and Lunar Module Pilot Edwin E. “Buzz” Aldrin Jr., who were within a compact...
Jock Robertson, 81, said “I have waited all my life for this vote” outside of a polling station in Peebles, Scotland. After months of campaigning, the people of Scotland got to decide the fate of their homeland. Photo by Christopher...
As 10 major wildfires rage across regions of drought-stricken California, firefighters are rushing to contain a fire threatening more than 2,000 homes and 1,505 smaller structures in and around the Northern California town of Pollock Pines on...
President Barack Obama addresses military personnel at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, Florida, on Wednesday. Photo by Grant Jefferies/Bradenton Herald/MCT via Getty Images Today in the Morning Line: Obama reiterates there will be no U.S. ground...
US President Barack Obama and then President-elect Petro Poroshenko of Ukraine hold a meeting in Warsaw, Poland, on June 4, 2014. Photo by Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — In a symbolic show of support for Ukraine’s fledgling government...
A flag of the Islamic State (IS) is seen on the other side of a bridge at the frontline of fighting between Kurdish Peshmerga fighters and Islamist militants in Rashad, on the road between Kirkuk and Tikrit, on September 11, 2014. Photo by Jm Lopez/...