Three months after marrying his high school sweetheart, 21-year-old Taylor Baune is dead.Baune, a Marine corporal, was killed in combat yesterday in Helmand Province, Afghanistan. He was a 2009 graduate of Andover High School.In March, shortly before shipping off to Afghanistan, Baune married his hi ... More >>
It looks like America's Got Talent favorite Tim Poe is a bit of a con artist. According to a statement issued by the Minnesota National Guard yesterday, Poe was not injured by a grenade while serving in Afghanistan in 2009 as the singer claimed on the popular TV show Monday night. Poe indeed served ... More >>
franken.senate.govAl Franken with Afghan President Hamid Karzai and Sen. Carl Levin in Kabul, January 2010.A U.S. Army officer appears to have mistaken U.S. lawmakers for the real enemy in Afghanistan. Sen. Al Franken was among a group of Senate and House members who were reportedly the targ ... More >>
Anderson Cooper took Michele Bachmann seriously. Seriously.We'd like to extend a hand of thanks to the voters in the 6th Congressional District for sending Michele Bachmann back to Congress. Now we get to laugh along for another two years with a walking punchline. Based on "facts," she wante ... More >>
The marchers were accompanied by a detachment of mounted police, and trailed by squad cars.
A Dome baseball salute from troops in Afghanistan.
Minnesota Army Ranger Benjamin Kopp, 21, died last month while serving in Afghanistan, but the soldier's heart is giving one woman another shot at life.
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THESE DAYS Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf joined the Bush administration's war on terrorism and publicly turned against the Taliban immediately after the Sept. 11 attacks. But Afghan officials allege that Taliban and allied fighters who fled to Pakistan after the U.S.-led invasion of Afghanis ... More >>
'Osama' director Siddiq Barmak pits a 12-year-old girl against the Taliban
Three new films offer grueling tours of duty in Vietnam, Afghanistan, and Iraq