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  • Walter Pincus: Islamic State's social media barbarism

    Walter Pincus: Islamic State's social media barbarism
    The Islamic State may practice medieval barbarism in Syria and Iraq, but its worldwide media operations are 21st century. It's active on social media, it has pamphlets, weekly illustrated magazines, billboards, T-shirts, baseball hats and even...
  • U.S. Attorney General Holder, a close Obama ally, to step down

    U.S. Attorney General Holder, a close Obama ally, to step down
    Eric Holder, an unapologetic liberal voice and one of President Barack Obama's closest allies, said on Thursday he would step down as U.S. attorney general after a term marked by advances in civil rights and frequent battles with Republicans in Congress....
  • Write Stuff: Congressman James Clyburn Giving Book Talk At Stowe Center

    Write Stuff: Congressman James Clyburn Giving Book Talk At Stowe Center
    U.S. Rep. James E. Clyburn will discuss his new book, "Blessed Experiences: Genuinely Southern, Proudly Black" (University of South Carolina Press, $34.95) on Sunday, Sept. 21,  at 5 p.m. at the Harriet Beecher Stowe Center, 77 Forest St., Hartford. U.S....
  • 'Last Days in Vietnam' a thrilling recount of the fall of Saigon

     'Last Days in Vietnam' a thrilling recount of the fall of Saigon
    Sometimes the stories we think we know, the stories where we don't want to hear another word, turn out to be the most involving of all, the ones we in fact know the least about. So it is with "Last Days in Vietnam." Not an examination of why we were...
  • Teacher who questioned cat dissections sues school district, claims retaliation

    A former Newport Harbor High School English teacher is suing Newport-Mesa Unified, alleging that district administrators retaliated against her after she publicly questioned the need for students to dissect cat carcasses in class. Karen Coyne claims...
  • 'Madam Secretary': She gets things done

    Here's a quick introduction to "Madam Secretary," a CBS drama with an appealing star, a fascinating backdrop and a good time slot. Premiere date: 8:30 p.m. Sunday, CBS. It will repeat at 10:30 that night. The drama's regular time slot, between "60...
  • Miami Book Fair announces 2014 lineup

    Miami Book Fair announces 2014 lineup
    Monty Python funnyman John Cleese, horror novelist Anne Rice, crime writer Patricia Cornwell and former CIA operative Valerie Plame are the big-name authors expected to headline the Miami Book Fair International running Nov. 16-23. But the 31st...
  • CIA-Senate intelligence dispute won't lead to criminal investigation

    CIA-Senate intelligence dispute won't lead to criminal investigation
    The Justice Department announced Thursday it would not launch a criminal investigation into an embarrassing dispute between the CIA and the Senate Intelligence Committee over alleged mishandling of classified files relating to harsh CIA interrogations...
  • 'The November Man' delivers on action and violence but plot may be difficult to follow

    'The November Man' delivers on action and violence but plot may be difficult to follow
    There are dark twists and turns in Roger Donaldson's film "The November Man."     Based on the novel "There Are No Spies" by Bill Granger, the movie follows ex-CIA agent Peter Devereaux (Pierce Brosnan) as he is called back from retirement for one...
  • Joseph E. Persico dies at 84; historian, biographer of FDR

    Joseph E. Persico, a historian and biographer whose books on subjects ranging from the Nuremberg trials to the life of Gen. Colin Powell combined dogged research with a novelist's narrative skills, died Aug. 30 at a hospital in Albany, N.Y., after a...
  • Ted Flicker dies at 84; writer, director co-created 'Barney Miller'

    Ted Flicker dies at 84; writer, director co-created 'Barney Miller'
    Ted Flicker, who co-created the hit TV series "Barney Miller" and directed the cult-favorite political film satire "The President's Analyst," died Saturday at his home in Santa Fe, N.M. He was 84. The cause was coronary artery disease, said his wife,...