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Alan Gross, alongside his wife Judy,speaks at a press conference after being released by Cuba on Dec. 17, 2014. Gross, an American contractor jailed on the communist-ruled island since 2009, was released amid signs of an imminent thaw in ties...
US army soldiers wait for orders at the Forward Base Honaker Miracle at Watahpur District in Kunar province prior to a joint patrol led by the Afghan National Army (ANA) to Operating Post Rocky to conduct artillery fire training with the Kandak 6/1...
If there was never any Lord Grantham, Downton Abbey would be a very different place, according a sketch created for the “Text Santa” charity event on British network ITV. There’s granny breaking the world record for ski jump, strip poker in...
Photo by Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — While the Senate report on the CIA’s interrogation program and the spy agency’s official response clash on almost every aspect of the long-secret operation, both reports...
Be honest. How many of your relatives have emailed you the C-SPAN clip of the exasperated mother calling in to berate her politically-divided pundit sons for their incessant bickering? If the answer is more than one, you might benefit from a...
A retiree may want to drop Medicare Part B if he or she has the option of being covered under a new spouse’s employer group health insurance. Photo by Flickr user wiremoon. Editor’s Note: Journalist Philip Moeller, who writes widely on health...