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President Barack Obama made a statement Thursday night on the Senate’s vote to arm Syrian rebels. President Barack Obama says a bipartisan Senate vote to authorize arming and training Syrian rebels shows the world that Americans are united in...
Enlisted soldiers and officers will no longer have to recite “so help me God” in appointment oaths. Photo by Master Sgt. Cecilio Ricardo/U.S. Air Force Effective immediately, the United States Air Force will not require enlisted members...
Finding additional care for aging loved ones can be a daunting task for many families, but there are resources that can help. Photo by Beth Simmons/Getty Images Our first column on Care Options focused on moving a parent or other relative who was...
Just moments after this photo was taken of a male bull elephant in Amboseli National Park, we were told to get in the car; his menacing look meant that he might charge. Photo by Molly Raskin Senior correspondent Jeffrey Brown writes from Amboseli...
The members-only area at the Royal & Ancient Golf Club in St. Andrews, Scotland will now be open to women. Photo by Lorna Baldwin/PBS NewsHour The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews in Scotland voted to admit women today, by 85 percent...
The United States is providing $46 million in new security assistance to Ukraine’s military, but will not provide lethal aid against Russian separatists. Photo by Philippe Desmazes/AFP/Getty Images WASHINGTON — The United States will provide $...