The new facility, which will hold up to 1,100 detainees, is aimed at replacing the controversial existing one at Bagram.
Former foes from the Vietnam War meet in the middle, 30 years later.
Letters from a British soldier posted as a blog have gained a huge following.
At $2 million apiece, the craft poke out only a foot above water and can carry 12 tons of drugs.
Readers write about the Russo-Georgian conflict.
Inequity between top executives and average workers remains at jaw-dropping levels.
Hosting a foreign exchange student improves global understanding, but fewer families are volunteering because of the poor economy.
The party is full of optimism but is still refining its vision.