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Robert Gates: Defense Secretary's exit interview
Fort Sumter cannons sound again: the Civil War 150 years later
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12 books on America in the face of political violence
On its 150th anniversary, US Civil War matters more than ever
6 great books about the loss of Lincoln
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Find of the Month: Two compulsively readable books about geography
McDonnell Confederate history storm: slavery, treason, and true Southern courage
Is it Presidents Day or President's Day or Presidents' Day?
Civil War Wives
Nearly all my professors are Democrats. Isn't that a problem?
The contradictory army of General Lee
Civil War buffs couldn't see history for the trees
How one man brings Abe Lincoln to life
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Google Glass: Who pays $1,500 to be an 'explorer' and why?
Pollution in Asia tied to stronger Pacific storms that pull heat toward Arctic
Obamacare’s next chapter: More insurance firms opting 'in' than 'out'?
Nevada rancher vs. federal agents: a very old conflict suddenly made new (+video)
Russian aircraft buzz US Navy destroyer: How big a deal?
Murder charges in Kansas City shooting: what's needed to call it a hate crime (+video)
Ukraine's divide: Where will Putin stop?
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Why Ukraine forces must act differently
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Ban Ki-moon: After Rwanda, world says 'never again' but still fails to act
The big test facing Iraq
Moon eclipse 2014: When can you see the 'blood moon'?
Missed Monday night's lunar eclipse? Here's how to catch the next one. (+video)
Blood Moon to arrive Monday night. What is a Blood Moon?
How did John Boehner's opponent get his campaign ad to go viral? Humor. (+video)
Scientists make flat surface behave like spherical antenna
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