Monday Jul 21
Hastings Salvation Army Open As Cooling Center
Extreme temperatures finally target Central Nebraska this week, and one Hastings organization takes extra measures to keep Adams county residents cool.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Dallas Morning News
Editorial: Bergdahl's complicated story no simpler in Texas
Has there been a presidential photo op this year that raised as much of a stir as Barack Obama in the Rose Garden with Robert and Jani Bergdahl? They are the parents of Army Sgt.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Max Hastings: This lying brute who has to be shackled
News of the destruction of Flight MH17 and the appalling murder of 298 people gave Russia's president Vladimir Putin a chance to step back from a precipice.
Fresh inquest into Deepcut death is good news for family of North East soldier
The parents of Geoff Gray hope it means a fresh inquest will be held into their son's death at the notorious Surrey barracks The mother of North East Deepcut victim Geoff Gray has expressed her delight at the news of a new inquest into the death of soldier Cheryl James at the notorious army barracks.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Courthouse News Service
Return to Active Army Duty for Bowe Bergdahl
Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is returning to regular duty as the investigation into his five-year capture by the Taliban-linked Haqqani network continues, the U.S. Army said Monday.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
The Washington Post
Can Netflix survive its fight with cable?
Reed Hastings, the lanky and goateed chief executive of Netflix, is on a mission: to turn his company into the Internet's first-ever television network.
The True Gaza Backstory
Jeffrey St. Clair on Hillary Clinton's miraculous rags-to-riches method of financial success; LA CONFIDENTIAL: Lee Ballinger on race, violence and inequality in Los Angeles; PAPER DRAGON: Peter Lee on China's military; THE BATTLE OVER PAT TILLMAN: David Hoelscher provides a 10 year retrospective on the changing legacy of Pat Tillman; MY BROTHER AND ... (more)
Fayetteville Free Weekly
We Need Nonviolent Counterterrorism Strategies
A relatively new group engaging in non-state political violence, ISIS, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, recently called for the creation of an Islamic state in Iraq and Syria and a continuation and strengthening of jihad during Ramadan, according to a video that emerged through social media.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Recent editorials published in Nebraska newspapers
But it's a truism confirmed time and time again, that when a natural disaster strikes, people often find a streak of inner goodness.
War Is A Crime
Before the Next ISIS, We Need Nonviolent Counterterrorism Strategies
A relatively new group engaging in non-state political violence, ISIS, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, recently called for the creation of an Islamic state in Iraq and Syria and a continuation and strengthening of jihad during Ramadan, according to a video that emerged through social media .
Sat Jul 05, 2014
The "blank check": 100 years after Germany opened the door to WWI
Last week marked the 100th anniversary of the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife, Sophie in Sarajevo by a Bosnian terrorist - the spark that led to World War I and the horrific repercussions of that conflict .
Mon Jun 30, 2014
A British Lieutenant in the Twelfth Foot Who Fought at the Battle of Pelham on October 18, 1776
In the last fifteen years, I have collected information about a large number of individuals who fought during the Battle of Pelham on October 18, 1776.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
The Great War at 100
The 100th anniversary of the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand on June 28, 1914, has come and gone, prompting a lot of reflections on the significance and implications of World War I. Even if Gavrilo Princip's shots were only the excuse, not the real cause, of the Great War, it is hard to exaggerate their significance.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
St. Augustine Record
Buffalo Soldiers present a little-known part of history
Walter Anderson represents the 1870-1880 period for the Buffalo Soldiers of Florida on Saturday at the Fountain of Youth Archaeological Park.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
The war to end all wars? Hardly, but It did reshape them
To walk the orderly rows of headstones in the elegant graveyards that hold the dead of World War I is to feel both awe and distance.