| Sep 23, 2014
| 3:41 PM
In his address to the nation almost two weeks ago, President Obama promised to use force against the armies of Islamic State "wherever they are," and he specifically mentioned Syria. But Monday night's airstrikes in that country came sooner and with...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 4:13 PM
To the editor: President Obama's Middle East strategy is working. ("U.S. opens new front against Islamic State with airstrikes in Syria," Sept. 22)
Several Arab nations have allied themselves with our forces and have helped both militarily and...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 7:42 AM
Office Depot is partnering with Military.com to provide job opportunities to veterans, the Boca Raton-based office supplier said Monday.
Thousands of employment opportunities across Office Depot – including supply chain, sales, e-commerce, IT,...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 7:57 AM
For a film about a guy repeating the same day over and over, “Edge of Tomorrow” is remarkably exciting.
The film opens with Tom Cruise playing Bill Cage, a U.S. military officer sent on a suicide mission to engage the enemy, an alien force...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 3:00 AM
In the wake of President Obama's surprising comment to reporters that "we don't have a strategy yet" to deal with the surging terrorist threat of the Islamic State threat in Syria and Iraq, Senate Intelligence Committee Chair Dianne Feinstein has...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 10:58 AM
Walt Disney World has scaled back one of its newest events, Epcot Food and Wine Late Nights Live.
The $79 three-hour party during the Food & Wine Festival that starts this week was originally scheduled for Tuesdays and Thursdays. Disney has cut it...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 2:35 PM
For his World War II service as an intelligence officer in Nazi-occupied France, Charles Hostler received a Legion of Merit award from the U.S. and a French Legion of Honor.
He also got something else: a scar on his forehead from the butt of a meat ax...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Backstage before a debate between the two main candidates vying for Montana’s lone seat in the U.S. House, the moderator joked with John Lewis, the Democrat, asking whether he had brought his guitar to perform.
The Republican, Ryan Zinke, a former...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 6:41 PM
John A. Walker Jr., a convicted spy who masterminded a family operation that sold military secrets for nearly two decades and enabled the Soviet Union to decipher more than 1 million classified messages sent and received by U.S. Navy vessels, has died...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 5:58 PM
Jeffrey E. Fowle, an American imprisoned in North Korea for six months, was freed Tuesday in an unexpected move that raised hope for the release of two other Americans.
Fowle, 56, an Ohio municipal worker who was arrested after leaving a Bible in a...
| May 22, 2014
| 5:09 AM
Anheuser-Busch salutes our heroes by offering free admission year round to SeaWorld, Busch Gardens, and other theme parks to members of the U.S. military and their families with a valid ID.
The “Waves of Honor” program is good for all...