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  • A CT Filmmaker Explores the Korean War

    A CT Filmmaker Explores the Korean War
    Sixty years have now passed since the shooting stopped on the Korean Peninsula. The body count remains stunning.
  • A history of staying cool on the go

    By Nate In the midst of the worst heat wave of the summer thus far here's a quick look at the history of automotive air conditioning, courtesy of car expert Jim MacPherson.   -The first factory-installed air conditioners were enjoyed by a handful of...

    Father asks Islamic State to treat captured pilot son as 'guest'

    Father asks Islamic State to treat captured pilot son as 'guest'
    The father of a Jordanian pilot captured by Islamic State fighters after his plane crashed in Syria said he did not consider his son a hostage and called on his captors to treat him as a "guest." Jordan is one of several Arab countries participating in...

    Pictures in the News | December 16, 2014

    Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins in Pakistan, where Taliban militants stormed an army-run school, killing 132 children and nine staff members, many of whom were shot in the head. Hundreds of teachers and students were held hostage during an hours-...

    Roadside bomb kills civilian in Afghanistan

    Taliban insurgents claimed responsibility for a blast Tuesday that killed at least one civilian and injured three others in Kabul. The explosion occurred as a civilian vehicle drove over an improvised explosive planted along the road. In a statement,...