The shield has implications for Asia's security balance.
Incoming US Gen. Jeffery Hammond plans to add US-Iraqi command outposts.
Steny Hoyer and Richard Durbin, key members of the Democratic congressional leadership, shared their views Tuesday.
Presidential candidates cite intent to improve US stature, but retooling policies is complicated.
Neil Kenny, decorated for his service in Vietnam, plays big brother to Jeremiah Workman, a medal winner in Iraq struggling with the psychological effects of combat.
Columnist Tom Regan discovers what his children already knew: You don't need cable when you can watch your shows on the Internet.
Harvard president Drew Gilpin Faust examines the enduring shock of the US Civil War.
Recent moves seek to modify statues and plaques to reflect racist past.