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  • Identities of 5 in state care elude authorities

    Identities of 5 in state care elude authorities
    Since at least 1976, the woman who calls herself Seven has lived without a formal identity. She says she's 71 years old and a lifelong Cubs fan. She has fleeting childhood memories of visiting the Indiana Dunes but can recall little else and suffers from...
  • O'Malley sharply critical of GOP at convention

    O'Malley sharply critical of GOP at convention
    Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley offered pointed criticism of Republicans in an address to the Democratic convention on Tuesday, arguing that President Barack Obama is best suited to right the U.S. economy while GOP nominee Mitt Romney's policies would...
  • The resilience of George McGovern

    The resilience of George McGovern
    Inevitably, in all the tributes to former Sen. George McGovern upon his death at 90, his landslide defeat in the 1972 presidential election at the hands of Richard Nixon shared top billing with his fights against America's misguided wars in Vietnam and...
  • 50 years ago: Hickory boy, 12, wins first Soap Box Derby

    As taken from the pages of The Aegis dated Thursday, June 28, 1962: A Bel Air Elementary School student from Hickory, John Michael Kirk, 12, won the first ever Soap Box Derby in Bel Air. The sixth-grader had to win five heats to claim the championship....
  • The Sunday Conversation: Mark K. Shriver honors his father

    The Sunday Conversation: Mark K. Shriver honors his father
    Mark K. Shriver, a brother of former California First Lady Maria Shriver, explores his relationship with their father in his new book, "A Good Man: Rediscovering My Father, Sargent Shriver." Shriver, George McGovern's Democratic vice presidential...
  • CIA deception threatens global effort to eradicate polio

    The news that the Central Intelligence Agency had been running a fake vaccination program in Pakistan first surfaced in 2011 and quickly ignited fears that the covert operation could compromise the global campaign to eradicate polio. Late last month, a...
  • Maria Shriver had 'such a void' after death of parents, agonized over separation from Schwarzenegger, friends say

     
    Some people close to Maria Shriver said her separation from Arnold Schwarzenegger after 25 years of marriage came as she was dealing with the loss of her parents and her transition from California's First Lady back into private life. The......
  • Maria Shriver, Arnold Schwarzenegger split: What's next for the family?

     
    Maria Shriver and Arnold Schwarzenegger have separated -- so what comes next for their family? Former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and former first lady Maria Shriver have mostly adult children, but what can they expect if the separation turns to...
  • Video postcards from the Peace Corps

     
    On the occasion of the Peace Corps’ 50-year anniversary, the Opinion pages ran several Op-Eds celebrating the volunteer organization and its enduring legacy. On its accomplishments, Stanley Meisler wrote: It's possible to cite the pounds of fish...
  • Glen Campbell talks about Alzheimer’s in Fox News special

     
    Smith also interview Maria Shriver about her father's struggle with Alzheimer's and her advocacy work. Her father, Sargent Shriver, died in January 2011 at age 95....
  • Maria Shriver tells CBS: I’m ticked off Dad was underestimated

     
    Maria Shriver salutes her father, the late Sargent Shriver, and his contributions to the country in an interview on “CBS Sunday Morning.” “I think people made fun of Daddy. They called him a Boy Scout,” Maria Shriver tells Lee...