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President Barack Obama laid out a four-point plan for action against the Islamic State in his address to the nation Wednesday night. WASHINGTON — U.S. officials say retired Marine Gen. John Allen will coordinate the broad international effort...
Marketing professor Wahyd Vannoni is a little unnerved by the appearance of U2′s new album — unsolicited — in his iTunes library. Screenshot of Apple website. Editor’s Note: Apple unveiled a new, bigger iPhone this week, as...
A Navy SEAL shirt, said to have been worn by a member of the team that captured Osama bin Laden, is on display at the 9/11 Memorial Museum in New York City. Credit: Courtesy of 9/11 Memorial Museum The National September 11 Memorial Museum announced...
Singles now make up the majority of adults in America. File photo of a patron at a restaurant in New York City is from 2008. Photo by Benjamin Norman/Bloomberg via Getty Images Whether it’s through dating service ads on your Facebook page and in...
An illuminated American flag hangs from the Pentagon to mark the sixth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on Sept. 11, 2007. Photo by Brandan W. Schulze/U.S. Navy As with most moments in my adult life, it was my students and literature that taught me...
A map from Healthmap.org shows reported Ebola cases on Sept. 10. The World Health Organization said Thursday that 35 people have died from Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo, out of the 62 people sickened by the virus. DR Congo is the fifth...