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Biography of Jackie Robinson leads new movies on DVD and Blu-ray

Chadwick Boseman is terrific as Jackie Robinson in the new film biography “42,” with Harrison Ford excelling in an atypical character role. Read more »

July 18, 2013


George HW Bush to visit White House to celebrate volunteerism

A commitment to volunteerism is bringing together presidents past and present. Read more »

July 15, 2013

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South Africa will always have the legacy of Nelson Mandela

As Nelson Mandela lies gravely ill — heaped with tributes and obscured beneath them — it is worth recalling his defining achievement. Read more »

July 10, 2013


What if South had won at Gettysburg?

One hundred fifty years ago this July, the greatest battle ever fought on North American soil was started over sore feet. The armed struggle of brothers, fathers and... Read more »

July 8, 2013


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