| May 24, 2012
| 9:26 AM
In this bicentennial year of the start of the War of 1812, the StarSpangledBaltimore.com website tells us:
"The War of 1812 represents what many see as the definitive end of the American Revolution. A new nation, widely regarded as an upstart,...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 9:46 AM
Baghdad -- The vice president of Iraq -- the country's top Sunni politician -- pleaded for calm Monday following his death sentence in absentia, while lashing out at Shiite Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki over what he described as a politically motivated...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 3:53 AM
Obama to take on economic anxiety in election-year State of the Union, amid GOP attacks
WASHINGTON (AP) — Addressing a divided nation amid a determined GOP campaign to take his job, President Barack Obama is preparing to issue a populist cry for...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 5:08 AM
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Chanting "death to America," hundreds of protesters angered by an anti-Islam film stormed the U.S. Embassy compound in Yemen's capital and burned the American flag on Thursday, the latest in a series of attacks on American...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 1:05 PM
Ahmed Alsoudani: MATRIX 165
Runs through Jan. 6, 2013, Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, 600 Main Street, Hartford. (860) 278-2670, wadsworthatheneum.org
Ahmed Alsoudani's meteoric rise as an artist with a worldwide reputation is the sort of...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 3:39 PM
The commander of the Military District of Washington has ordered a court-martial for Pfc. Bradley E. Manning, the former intelligence analyst accused of giving hundreds of thousands of classified documents to the anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks.
| Feb 12, 2012
| 6:12 PM
Once among the thousands of dogs roaming Baghdad, a city that considers strays a menace, Sara eluded traps set by police and survived a car accident — albeit with a broken leg.
Lately, Sara has been spending her time in the company of a family in...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 9:13 AM
Private First Class Bradley E. Manning, the former intelligence analyst awaiting a court-martial on charges of aiding the enemy and violating the Espionage Act, will return to Fort Meade this month for his arraignment, the Army said Thursday.
| Feb 10, 2012
| 2:48 PM
An Academy Award-nominated documentary featuring a Wichita man screens in Wichita tonight.
"Incident in New Baghdad" is a documentary short about a 2007 friendly fire incident and the scandal that followed. A U.S Army attack helicopter killed two Reuter'...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 12:34 PM
Two recent reports appearing on the same day last week in The New York Times and The Washington Post illustrate U.S. intentions in Iraq. What they reveal is that despite the heralded "end" of U.S. participation in the war there, U.S. policy continues to...
| Feb 19, 2012
| 8:42 AM
BAGHDAD, Iraq (CNN) -- Violent overnight attacks in Iraq killed nearly two dozen people Sunday.
A suicide car bomber detonated at the main entrance of the police academy in eastern Baghdad, killing at least 15 people as recruits were leaving, Iraqi...