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I read the other day that it's only a matter of time until somebody runs a 26-mile marathon in less than two hours.

WASHINGTON — As fighters from the Islamic State surge toward control of Anbar Province in western Iraq and the border town of Kobane in Syria, U.S. commanders and diplomats are signaling that the U.S. must expand its military operations before the extremists control even more territory.

  • Oct. 16th, 2014  |
  • By By David Ignatius
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WASHINGTON — Don't ask. Just trust that the system will reward you for your compliance.

  • Oct. 16th, 2014  |
  • By By Catherine Rampell
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How’s this for a game-changer?

How should the Christian confront climate change? The White House has an answer. Secretary of State John Kerry says Christianity compels him to fight climate change by curbing fossil fuel usage and limiting carbon dioxide emissions.

  • Oct. 15th, 2014  |
  • By E. Calvin Beisner
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WASHINGTON -- The value of American foreign policy conducted by majority vote -- which might have resulted in a Nazi-occupied London -- is once again evident.

  • Oct. 15th, 2014  |
  • By Michael Gerson
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Erlanger, you want to build a new children's hospital?

WASHINGTON -- Are we spending our democracy into oblivion?

  • Oct. 14th, 2014  |
  • By E.J. Dionne Jr.
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The most frequently discussed topic associated with education over the last two years has been the national standards, Common Core.

  • Oct. 13th, 2014  |
  • By By Robin Smith
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Why haven't you gotten a raise?

  • Oct. 13th, 2014  |
  • By By Catherine Rampell
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Thousands of area residents will gather at Finley Stadium today to continue a 15-year tradition wrapped in shades of pink.

  • Oct. 12th, 2014  |
  • By By Karen Edmondson
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The phone call came just a week or so into the new year.

  • Oct. 12th, 2014  |
  • By By James Beach
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The story of her childhood howls with pain, but don't turn away.

Confederate Gen. Sterling Alexander Martin Wood, commonly known as S.A.M. Wood, resigned from the Confederate Army in October 1863.

  • Oct. 12th, 2014  |
  • By By R. Smith Murray and Chris Young
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WASHINGTON — During the 1944 Warsaw uprising, Stalin ordered the advancing Red Army to stop at the outskirts of the city while the Nazis, for 63 days, annihilated the non-Communist Polish partisans. Only then did Stalin take Warsaw.

  • Oct. 12th, 2014  |
  • By By Charles Krauthammer
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Shame on us, not for selecting an empty suit as president (twice), but because it took us six painful years to finally figure it out.

  • Oct. 12th, 2014  |
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