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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.
  • Leesburg ceremony honors fallen Marine

    LEESBURG — Four and a half years after Marine Staff Sgt. Michael Bock was killed in Afghanistan, about 100 people crowded a lakeside pavilion at Venetian Gardens on Friday to ensure that his memory will live on. Friends, family and veterans watched...

    Budget fight looms as Obama wants 7 percent spending increase

    WASHINGTON Setting up a showdown with the new Republican-controlled Congress, the Obama administration said Thursday that the president's proposed 2016 federal budget would include a $74 billion increase in discretionary spending that blew past the caps...

    Obama budget calls for reversing deep spending cuts

    Obama budget calls for reversing deep spending cuts
    President Barack Obama revived his call Thursday for an end to deep cuts in federal spending, an appeal that fell squarely in the divide between Republicans in Congress who want to rein in costs and those who want to boost the Pentagon's budget. Obama...

    Two-star general comes a long way from being a 'punk kid from Chicago'

    Two-star general comes a long way from being a 'punk kid from Chicago'
    As Army Maj. Gen. Ronald F. Lewis was receiving his second star this month, he joked that he'd come a long way for a "punk kid from Chicago." But his parents said their son was anything but trouble. "He never started any fights, but he could end one,"...