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U.S. Air Force Hires Private Companies To Fly Drones In War Zones

- Advertisement -<p>Reprinted from www.corpwatch.org<p>Reaper drone in Kandahar, Afghanistan.<br>(Image by Defence Images. Used under Creative Commons License) …

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The Real Story Behind the 1914 Christmas Truce In World War I

It was 101 years ago that something miraculous happened along the Western Front. After months of bitter fighting, soldiers on both sides gathered in …

The remarkable story of the World War II 'Ghost Army' that duped Hitler

From the summer of 1944 until the end of the World War II in Europe, the US fielded a unique 'Ghost Army' throughout France and the Rhine Valley in …

Why WWIII Is On The Horizon

- Advertisement -<p>Reprinted from Paul Craig Roberts Website<p>Ways World War III Might Start<br>(Image by Stuff They Don't Want You To Know - HowStuffWorks, …

The horrific story of Korea's 'comfort women' - forced to be sex slaves during World War Two

More than 70 years since they were repeatedly raped and assaulted, South Korea’s ‘comfort women’ will be compensated for their ordeal.<p>Japan’s prime minister Shinzo Abe has agreed on a landmark deal with South Korean president Park Geun-Hye to provide £6 million in state compensation for the women …

UNESCO World Heritage status sites: 10 of the best

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Despite Saudi Women's Historical Vote, Saudi Arabia Still Opposed to Democracy

In a chaotic Middle East that in some respects seems to be fast retreating in time, the desert kingdom of Saudi Arabia has allowed, for the first time in its history, women to vote. Good for the ladies and congratulations to the 21 who actually won municipal posts.<p>Of course, most of them still …

How A Car Company Built So Many Important Military Machines Of World War II

Did you know that Chrysler built more than 25 percent of America’s tanks during World War II? And in addition to tanks and trucks too, it even helped …

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Cord cutters face a sea of streaming options

Like millions of other consumers, Evan Hartstein was fed up with pay TV.<p>The 40-year-old father of two was paying nearly $250 a month for a bundle of phone, high-speed Internet and hundreds of cable channels that he and his family barely watched.<p>So Hartstein and his wife recently ditched their …