Camp Marmal near Mazar-i-Sharif, at the foot of the Hindu Kush mountains, under a fresh layer of snow Jan. 10.
The economy is likely to keep improving, but slow growth could develop into chronic stagnation.
The nation spent $2 billion electing its president. But so far no one is willing to spend $50,000 to celebrate the victor.
On January 14, immediately after the release of the military’s 2012 suicide data, many in the media repeatedly aimed at a single target. According to the Associated Press, the number of active-duty suicides in 2012 reached an …
A sobering new health report shows that Americans lag peer nations–until they retire.
The data we keep getting about the Pentagon’s growing fleet of unmanned aircraft don’t suggest they’re going to be the cheap and dirty replacement for their manned counterparts that many once believed.
Take the Army’s …
The only state-owned bank in the U.S. (an institution more widely associated with communist China than the Republican Party) can be found in ruby-red, rural North Dakota.
New liberal laws and a new senate coalition illustrate the stark east-west divide in Washington state
Move America Forward is using President Obama’s nomination of former Republican senator Chuck Hagel to forge hate and, its real aim, to raise money. A conservative San Francisco radio talk-show host and a former California assemblyman created the outfit in 2004.
“There is already substantial opposition to his nomination …
An Air Force C-17 on the runway at Pago Pago International Airport in American Samoa Dec. 16.