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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 06:46:08 EDT
What a shot! 31 sports photos

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 07:02:47 EDT
The week in 32 photos

Fri, 18 Jul 2014 06:44:53 EDT
Comic-Con: Who wore it best?

The annual San Diego Comic-Con, mecca of all things pop culture, began on Wednesday night and runs through Sunday, July 27. The massive convention -- known for giving fans a first look at the latest "geek-friendly" TV, film and of course, comics -- is also a major gathering for cosplayers (that is, fans who wear costumes of their favorite characters).

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:02:47 EDT
The best selfies from space

"Gee whiz! Look at that horizon. It's curved a little bit and the clouds are way down there. I wonder what the picture's going to look like?" recalls famed astronaut Buzz Aldrin.

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:12:19 EDT
Do we need to go back to the moon?

"Neil Armstrong is going to walk on the moon on Monday, July 21st."

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:13:08 EDT
Buzz Aldrin: After moon, Mars

Back in July 1969, I stood on the talcum-like lunar dust just a few feet from our home away from home, Eagle, the lunar module that transported Neil Armstrong and me to the bleak, crater-pocked moonscape.

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:19:22 EDT
Shift U.S. priorities closer to home

Rudy Ruiz says that, as the U.S. has focused on the Middle East, the problems of Latin America have grown -- and are being felt on this side of the border

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:17:35 EDT
Can Kerry end Gaza bloodshed?

Aaron Miller says Kerry needs the cooperation of Hamas, Israel, Egypt and others if he is to succeed in his peacemaking efforts

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:14:26 EDT
Until drug war ends, expect refugees

Jeronimo Saldana and Malik Burnett say Gov. Perry's plan to send National Guard to the border won't solve the escalating immigration problem. At its core is the longstanding drug war the U.S. in Central and South America.

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:29:46 EDT
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