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President Barack Obama vowed to target the Islamic State militant group with air strikes during a prime-time address on September 10 in Washington, DC. Photo by Saul Loeb-Pool/Getty Images As Congress prepares to authorize President Barack Obama to...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...