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Pakistan: U.S. drone strike kills al-Qaida commander

A U.S. drone strike has killed an al-Qaida commander in Pakistan's northwest, the second member of the Islamic militant network killed in the area in less than a week,... Read more »

Dec. 10, 2012

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SEAL Team Six member killed in Afghanistan rescue

A Pentagon official says a Navy SEAL was killed during the rescue mission in Afghanistan that freed an American doctor abducted by the Taliban. Read more »

Dec. 10, 2012


Presenting a case in support of targeted killings

To be proper, any use of military force should be necessary, as discriminating as is practical, and proportional to the threat. Read more »

Dec. 9, 2012


Things for which to give thanks this year, or not

Among the things for which Americans can be thankful is Washington's resolve to temper severity with mercy: It will seriously — this time we really mean... Read more »

Nov. 23, 2012


Saudi man gets life in prison in US bomb plot

A former Texas college student from Saudi Arabia was sentenced to life in prison Tuesday for trying to make a bomb for use in a religious attack, possibly targeting a... Read more »

Nov. 13, 2012


Obama honors sacrifice made by nation's veterans (+video)

President Barack Obama paid tribute at a Veterans Day ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery to "the heroes over the generations who have served this country of ours... Read more »

Nov. 11, 2012


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