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Band of brothers: The lives and deaths of war photographers  CBS News

The images and life examples of photojournalists killed in combat are being taught to a new generation of photographers.

Catholic Monks, Nuns and Others Killed in Algeria?s Civil War Are Beatified  The New York Times

A cardinal dispatched by the Vatican to Algeria has held an unusual beatification ceremony for 19 monks, nuns and other Roman Catholics who were killed ...

Yemen Warring Parties Hold First Direct Meeting of Sweden Peace Talks  VOA News

Yemen's warring parties held the first direct talks in U.N.-led peace efforts in Sweden on Sunday to iron out a prisoner swap, one of several confidence-building ...

Former Defense Secretary Compares Climate Change To Nuclear War  Forbes

There are two existential catastrophes threatening the world, former Defense Secretary William Perry said. One is quick but avoidable, while the other is slowly ...

Information War Led to Khashoggi's Murder  RealClearPolitics

WASHINGTON -- When Jamal Khashoggi entered the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul on Oct. 2, he didn't know he was walking into a killing zone. He had become ...

War memorial in St. James gets a face-lift  Newsday

After years of neglect, the St. James War Memorial ? a modest brick wall at the Long Island Rail Road station off Lake Avenue ? has gotten a face-lift.

Family of World War I soldier goes to France  Mankato Free Press

LE SUEUR ? Marion Wieland Peck's five children knew their late grandfather had grown up on a farm near St. Henry and was the founder of the family's auto ...

Ford and VW considering an expansive alliance likely to echo across the global auto industry  CNBC

Barring a last-minute hitch, Ford Motor and Volkswagen plan to announce a far-reaching alliance shortly after the new year, one that will cover a wide swath of ...

Is War an Unavoidable Part of Human Nature?  ScienceAlert

A cursory glance back through human history should be enough to convince anybody that our species is in love with hate. In the opinion of anthropologist R.

Trump administration presses for peace deal in Afghanistan by April, but prospects appear dim  Gazettextra

WASHINGTON. The Trump administration is pressing to open peace talks with insurgents in Afghanistan by April, a timetable driven by the president's mounting ...

The U.S. Is Paying More Than It Bargained for in the Yemen War  The Atlantic

The Pentagon says that ?errors in accounting? mean Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have not been properly charged for refueling.

World War I Taught the U.S. Navy How to Fight Submarines  The National Interest Online

When Congress voted on April 6, 1917 to declare war on Imperial Germany, the task before the U.S. Navy was clear: it needed to transport and supply over a ...

Wilfred DeFour, Tuskegee Airman during World War II, dies at 100  Fox News

One of the first African-American military aviators, who served with the Tuskegee Airmen, in World War II died Saturday from apparent natural causes in his New ...

The 20th century 'war tubas' used to spot warplanes before radar  CNN

Before the invention of radar during World War II, incoming enemy aircraft were spotted using "sound locators" that looked more like musical instruments than ...

Site of Delaware's only Revolutionary War battle to be preserved  WHYY

As the British were marching towards Philadelphia in late summer 1777, General George Washington sent a unit of soldiers to delay the Redcoats advance by ...

Hundreds of photos found from when Israel?s War of Independence raged  Haaretz

From a burning photography store, Moshe Carmel rescued four albums whose bounty starts with the Muslim-Jewish riots of 1929. The pictures are now on ...

Afghan War Casualty Report: Nov. 30-Dec. 6  The New York Times

The following reports compile all significant security incidents confirmed by New York Times reporters throughout Afghanistan. It is necessarily incomplete as ...

Renewed Hope for Peace in Yemen  The New York Times

Representatives of the Yemeni government and the Houthi movement are sitting down to talk in Sweden and offering us hope for restarting the peace process in ...

China's real endgame in the trade war runs through Europe  CNBC

As global markets get roiled by trade tensions between the world's two biggest economies, the bigger story about China's ultimate goal is playing out in the .

Huawei arrest: This is what the start of a tech Cold War looks like  CNN

New York (CNN Business) The arrest of a top Huawei executive raises the stakes in the intensifying battle between the United States and China for tech ...

Super Sniper: Meet the Most Dangerous Woman of World War II  The National Interest Online

The last train west chugged across the River Bug to the German-occupied side of the Russo-German border at 0200 on June 22, 1941. An hour later, as the ...

Is France showing us what America's next civil war will look like? | Will Bunch

Paris is burning. Are the French protests a roadmap for an American civil war?

'Houthis in Sweden for peace in Yemen, not to surrender'  PRESSTV

A chief Yemeni negotiator says the Houthi Ansarullah delegation attended UN-backed peace talks in Sweden to restore peace, and not to surrender.

Russia's Way of War on Land: 4 Deadly Weapons NATO Won't Want To Mess With  The National Interest Online

The Russian Army has evolved in profoundly different ways from the United States land forces because of differing geography, historical experience, strategic ...

Finding peace this Christmas: Let's focus what unites us, not what divides us  RiverheadLOCAL

I uncharacteristically jumped out of bed as soon as my alarm went off. (Well, not exactly jumped!) I was a gal on a mission and wanted to get an early start on my ...

Two unlikely cops are paired up to solve murders in a war-torn Tokyo in Ninth Step Station  The Verge

Storytelling startup Serial Box will release a new series in January called Ninth Step Station, a cyberpunk crime series set in a war-torn, futuristic Tokyo.

Peter Jackson Talks Transition From ?Hobbit? Movies to World War I Documentary  Variety

Peter Jackson remains a bit astounded at his transition four years ago from the Shire of Middle Earth to the French battlefields of World War I. Jackson introduced ...

The San Mateo coast during World War II  San Mateo Daily Journal

After the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941, the San Mateo Coast was very vulnerable to enemy invasion.

WORLD WAR 3 FEARS: Russian warships team up with India for MILITARY DRILLS

RUSSIAN warships have arrived in India to participate in the Indra Navy 2018 military drills as fears of a World War 3 heighten.

Forget the 'truce', the Trump-Xi rivalry is just getting started  South China Morning Post

A tariff war truce, declared by President Donald Trump and President Xi Jinping at the end of their summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina, last weekend, could help ...

Huawei Executive?s Arrest Intensifies Trade War Fears  The New York Times

The arrest of Meng Wanzhou, an executive at the Chinese company Huawei, could imperil trade talks. But it is part of the Trump administration's efforts to contain ...

Cramer Remix: The trade war isn't about trade?it's about global domination  CNBC

Jim Cramer explains that the U.S.-China trade war is actually about the global hegemony and who really rules the world.

'I finally found enough peace': Stockton woodworker works through emotion while working through wood  Winona Daily News

STOCKTON ? Surrounded by the smell of cut wood inside a small, warm workshop, 65-year-old Dean McClenathan sat down at a scroll saw and gently ...

The Game Awards has made its peace with what it can and can?t do  The Verge

Now in its fifth year, The Game Awards isn't just the biggest show in games. It's a mirror of the industry itself, flaws and all. "We're here to celebrate games and ...

How to Teach the Civil War in the Deep South  The Atlantic

One veteran Mississippi teacher is forgoing textbooks for the local archives.

The African Toll of the Great War, in Song and Shadows  The New York Times

A fiercely beautiful historical pageant by the South African artist William Kentridge commemorates a million Africans who died in World War I.

'Peace Is Everything': Ethiopia And Eritrea Embrace Open Border After Long Conflict  NPR

Almost everywhere you go in Zalambessa, a town on Ethiopia's border with Eritrea, there are reminders of war: buildings in rubble, walls riddled with bullet holes ...

Scouts? recruitment war raises questions about what it means to be a girl or a boy  The Washington Post

It was a seemingly minor typo, in a brief posting on an emailing list for Boy Scouts in Northern Virginia. But to the Girl Scouts, it was a red flag. A Boy Scout ...

Instability in NI 'hampering progress on peace walls'  RTÉ News

The lack of devolved government in Northern Ireland is hampering efforts to transform the region's peace walls, according to the chairman of the International ...

Mikhail Gorbachev: George H.W. Bush and I Ended a War Together. But Peace Is Now in Jeopardy  TIME

On the day when I learned of the passing of George Bush, I recalled my meetings with him that marked turning points in our personal relationship and in the ...

Avengers: Endgame Comic Debunks Infinity War Theory | ScreenRant  Screen Rant

The prelude comic for Avengers: Endgame has officially shot down one Infinity War fan theory, starring Marvel's potential Iron Woman.

Trade War And Peace : Planet Money  NPR

China and the U.S. have been locked in a trade war for most of 2018, but peace may be on the horizon.... at least a partial peace.

Santa Claus takes a knee to thank World War II veteran in heartwarming viral photo  Fox News

If there had been any question about it before, it was clear Saturday that 93-year-old World War II veteran Bob Smiley had been good, for goodness sake.

John Dingell on America's 'uncivil war' and how to fix it  The Detroit News

A new book by ex-U.S. Rep. John Dingell of Michigan laments the nation's widening polarization, saying it may take decades if not generations to heal.

Assad?s backers might have won him the war ? but now they need US help  The National

Russia and Iran cannot stabilise Syria and secure hundreds of billions in reconstruction funds without Trump.

Yankee Air Museum hosts 75th birthday for last WWII bomber of its kind  Detroit Free Press

The only North American B-25D that has seen combat and is still able to fly was honored Saturday for its 75th birthday at the Yankee Air Museum.

Tariffs Aren?t Trump?s Only Trade War Weapon  Bloomberg

President Donald Trump has used tariffs as one of his most powerful tools for fighting his trade wars, but he's also wielding leverage with another weapon: ...

?Like a horror film?: The efforts to contain Ebola in a war zone  Houston Chronicle

The violence has stymied the international response to the outbreak, now the second-largest ever.

Corrie fans warned of 'war' after betrayal  RTÉ News

It is reported that Coronation Street is set for "war" involving two of the show's most-loved characters.

After gains in Afghanistan, resurgent Taliban is in no rush for peace talks  The Washington Post

KABUL ? Everyone, it seems, is pushing for peace in Afghanistan these days. President Trump's special envoy is racing around the region, trying to drum up ...

?The War on Christmas Is Over?: Watters, Falwell Blast Critics of ?Rudolph?, Melania?s WH Trees  Fox News Insider

Jerry Falwell Jr., son of the late evangelist Rev. Jerry Falwell, joined Jesse Watters on "Watters' World" Saturday to react to the latest outrage directed at ...

It?s not just Trump?s trade war. This is what also has markets worried.  The Washington Post

The best recession predictor we have is going from flashing yellow to almost just being red.

Congress takes critical step toward reasserting its war-powers control  The Washington Post

Senate resolution to end U.S. support for Saudi-led conflict in Yemen shows that the politics of war are finally evolving.

Trade War With China: Not So ?Easy to Win?  The New York Times

Readers discuss President Trump's changing stances ? threats to truce and back to threats ? and the complexity of trade negotiations.

Legal war engulfs 3M operating-room device used in 80 percent of U.S. hospitals  Star Tribune

Smoke rose in curls of green laser light, quickly filling the mock operating room and fogging the air around a mannequin patient. Dr. Scott Augustine, a ...

Afghanistan's Forever War  NPR

It's been another violent week in Afghanistan. Former U.S. Army Col. Chris Kolenda, who helped set up a back channel with the Taliban, discusses what it will ...

During peace talks, UN envoy says future of Yemen is at risk  PBS NewsHour

For the first time in two and a half years, peace talks are occurring over the conflict in Yemen. Delegations from the Yemeni government and Houthi rebels are ...

In the War of the Conways, George is right  CNN

Eric Trump's criticism of George Conway's remarks about the Trump administration is off-base, writes Michael D'Antonio. As a lawyer faithful to the constitution, ...

War With Russia?  The Nation.

The New Cold War is more dangerous than the one the world survived.

Indian, Russian air forces to kick start war game in Jodhpur on Monday  Economic Times

New Delhi, Dec 9 (PTI) The Indian and Russian air forces will begin a 12-day war game in Jodhpur on Monday with an aim to enhance their operational ...

Spirit Alliance closing affecting those who received home health care  KGBT-TV

More employees have come forward claiming that they have yet to receive their most recent paychecks from Spirit Alliance Home Health Agency. Several days ...

Supergirl wins the battle but loses the war of public opinion  The A.V. Club

Supergirl is a show that likes to ask tough questions and then answer them in earnest, somewhat simplistic ways. So when ?Bunker Hill??which functions as the ...

Victims of War, and Now Victims of the Trump Administration  The New York Times

What is an appropriate punishment for a crime? The plight of thousands of Vietnamese refugees convicted of crimes in the United States and now threatened ...

Meet Stalin's Cold War Monster: The T-10M Heavy Tank  The National Interest Online

The T-10 is one of the longest lasting tank designs in the world. Adopted in 1953, the tank served for over 40 years before finally being decommissioned in 1997.

Trade War or Peace, Europe Can?t Escape a Chinese Slowdown  Wall Street Journal

The weekend truce in the Sino-American trade war comes as a relief for Europe. Yet it is Beijing's reluctance to stimulate growth, not trade tensions, that poses ...

Stage costume? Nope. World War I uniform found buried in a box at Allentown school  Allentown Morning Call

Trexler Middle School teachers cleaning an unused room found what they thought to be a stage costume. In fact it was a World War I uniform worn by a man who ...

A retired Navy captain explains how drones will shape the future of war  The Verge

The Verge interviews John E. Jackson, a professor at Naval War College, about his book One Nation Under Drones: Legality, Morality, and Utility of Unmanned ...

Kuwaitis honor Bush's Mideast legacy for leading 1991 Gulf War

Kuwaitis celebrate the legacy of former U.S. President George H.W. Bush who led a coalition to liberate the country from Iraq in the 1991 Gulf War.

UN sends aid to hundreds of thousands in war-torn Syria  CTV News

The United Nations has begun sending desperately needed aid from Jordan to hundreds of thousands of civilians in war-torn Syria.

Band on the run: A Syrian guitar quartet, silenced by war, plays again in Canada  The Globe and Mail

The Orontes Guitar Quartet performs at the University of Victoria in late November. They are the first group to be brought together in a safe country by the Artist ...

U.S. And China Halt Trade War With Temporary Truce  NPR

The U.S. and China have called a temporary truce in their trade war, halting the increase in tariffs between the two countries ? for now.

America's War in Afghanistan Is Now About Only One Thing: Pride  The National Interest Online

In an interview with the Washington Post on November 27, President Trump reiterated his personal skepticism of the continuing American military presence in ...

Yemen war: Wounded Yemeni rebels evacuated in UN plane  BBC News

Fifty wounded Houthi rebels have been flown from Yemen to neighbouring Oman for treatment, paving the way for planned peace talks after nearly four years of ...

What The Trade War Means For REIT Investors  Forbes

REIT investors shouldn't obsess over the trade war hurting REIT fundamentals , at least not as long as it doesn't continue getting worse and then persist for ...

'A different command': how George HW Bush's war shaped his work for peace  The Guardian

In 1942, at George Bush's wartime graduation from his preparatory school, the speaker was Henry Stimson, the secretary of war. Stimson urged the graduates to ...

Walmart CEO worries what consumers will have to pay if trade war escalates  CNBC

Walmart is doing its best to keep prices unaffected by the U.S.-China trade war, but if things escalate it could be a different story, CEO Doug McMillon says.

New York City at War  The New York Times

John Strausbaugh's ?Victory City? describes a time of great heroes, and great villainy too.

End the War on ?Baby, It?s Cold Outside?! It?s Feminist ? Really  Variety

There is one group, and one group only, that should be crusading against the performance of ?Baby, It's Cold Outside? in public: vicious maiden aunts.

Can we save the world from climate change without declaring war?  Grist

By pitting one group against another, do war metaphors undermine our ability to take on this global crisis?

WWII veteran wants cards for 96th birthday  ABC Action News

A World War II veteran living in California has just one wish for his upcoming 96th birthday. He wants to get birthday cards from everyone, and his daughter is ...

The North East's war dead: How you can help preserve the digital record of their names  Chronicle Live

The North East War Memorials Project is appealing for donations and sponsors to ensure its survival.

Syria war: US and UK say alleged rebel chemical attack 'fabricated'  BBC News

The US and UK say Syria and Russia made up a story of a chlorine gas attack in Aleppo in November.

Call Of Duty: WWII's War Mode Was Way More Fun Than Black Ops 4's 'Blackout'  Forbes

I'm a fan of Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 but I really wish Treyarch had created a version of last year's Call of Duty: WWII War Mode for the game. In War Mode ...

World War 3: Ukraine could ?develop nuclear weapons? says NATO envoy | Daily Star  Daily Star

UKRAINE can create its own nuclear weapons, according to shocking claims made by former Ukrainian envoy to NATO Peter Garashchuk.

Steven Van Zandt?s War on Plastic  Rolling Stone

Steven Van Zandt was passing through Morgantown, West Virginia last month on tour with his band, the Disciples of Soul, when something went amiss.

War Hotels

From hostel to hostile - War Hotels is a documentary series exploring the stories of iconic hotels associated with recent urban warfare. From Beirut to Baghdad, ...

Australia's war on encryption: the sweeping new powers rushed into law  The Guardian

Australia has made itself a global guinea pig in testing a regime to crack encrypted communication.

Project Troy: How Scientists Helped Refine Cold War Psychological Warfare  The Atlantic

By working for the CIA, a crack team of researchers honed the United States' first formal peacetime campaign of propaganda and manipulation.

U.S. would have ?totally? gone to war with North Korea, says Nikki Haley in first post-Trump interview  Newsweek

Former U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley said Trump's fiery rhetoric helped her negotiate sanctions against North Korea at the U.N..

Trump administration gives Russia an ultimatum on Cold War-era arms treaty  The Washington Post

BRUSSELS ? Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Tuesday that the United States would no longer adhere to a Cold War-era arms control agreement if Russia ...

Trump sends letter to Pakistan asking for help with Afghan peace process  The Washington Post

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan ? Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan said Monday that he has received a letter from President Trump asking for his government's help ...

Despite pause in trade war, U.S. and China?s economic relationship is forever changed  The Washington Post

The Trump-Xi deal has raised hopes of a truce, but the last two years have permanently altered the relationship between the two world powers.

World War I was not the 'war to end all war,' but it was the beginning of the end  USA TODAY

The worst prediction of the past century ? that World War I was "the war to end all war" ? looks better in this one.

Yemen war: Senate votes to consider ending US role

In a sharp rebuke to President Donald Trump and his embrace of Saudi Arabia, the GOP-controlled Senate voted on Wednesday to seriously consider ending ...

Trump's trade war has cost the S&P 10% this year, JP Morgan estimates  CNBC

Investors underestimated the destabilizing effect of the Trump administration's trade policies, which J. P. Morgan says may have erased 10 percent off the S&P ...

Two adults charged in shooting of boy in Alliance  Canton Repository

ALLIANCE Two men and a teenage boy were taken into custody Saturday in connection with a shooting and robbery of a 14-year-old boy in the 400 block of S.

For George H.W. Bush, Pearl Harbor changed everything, and World War II made him a hero  Washington Post

At 20, the future president confronted death when his plane went down over a Japanese island in 1944.

The War That Never Ended  The New York Times

World War I officially concluded a century ago. But its aftershocks reverberate even today.

Review: ?The Hello Girls? Answered the Call in World War I  The New York Times

A new musical illuminates the obscure history of American women who were recruited to the Signal Corps in Europe. It's rather thrilling, until Act 2.

From Fog of War to Flames of Peace--Wildfires Surge in Post-FARC Colombia  Scientific American

Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the ...