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Review: Pitt goes all out in flawed satire 'War Machine'
Here's a general rule of thumb: If you're going to rely heavily on voiceover to tell your movie's story, and exclusively so in the first 15 minutes with an assault of colorful character introductions, you'd do well to make sure that the narrator is a compelling one. Unfortunately for writer and
Brad Pitt on hubris, 'War Machine' and having 'no secrets'
In a wide-ranging interview with The Associated Press, Brad Pitt said he's 'got no secrets' and is busy 'figuring out the new configuration of our family.'
Today in History
Today in History Today is Saturday, May 13, the 133rd day of 2017. There are 232 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On May 13, 1917, three shepherd children, Lucia de Jesus dos Santos and two of her cousins, Jacinta and Francisco Marto, reported seeing a vision of the Virgin Mary
Conflict-related civilian casualties in Afghanistan reached record high in 2016
More than 11,000 civilians suffered casualties because of conflict in Afghanistan last year, the highest number recorded since the United Nations began tracking them in 2009. Of those casualties, nearly 3,500 people were killed, according to a report released today by the Office of the Special
American soldier killed fighting ISIS in Afghanistan
An American soldier was killed in action in Afghanistan Saturday, Navy Capt. Bill Salvin, spokesperson for the U.S. Forces in Afghanistan, said in a statement. The soldier was conducting operations against ISIS in Nangarhar Province when he was fatally wounded, Salvin confirmed. The service
Why the US used Tomahawk missiles to target Syrian base
In the span of just 30 minutes, the U.S. military launched 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles at Syria from two Navy destroyers in the Mediterranean Sea. An hour later, beginning around 8:45 p.m. ET Thursday, the missiles hit their targets at the Shayrat Air Base in Homs Province, where U.S. officials say
Everything You Need to Know About Gen. James Mattis
President-elect Donald Trump announced Thursday night that he will "appoint" retired Marine Gen. James "Mad Dog" Mattis to be his secretary of defense. "We are going to appoint 'Mad Dog' Mattis as our Secretary of Defense," Trump said at a rally in Cincinnati, Ohio. "But we're not announcing it
Steelers WR Antonio Brown's pregame cleats honor Pat Tillman
PITTSBURGH -- Antonio Brown is hitting the right tone with his customized footwear over Veterans Day weekend. Brown will honor former NFL player Pat Tillman with his red, white and blue cleats, which he'll wear during pregame workouts before the Pittsburgh Steelers ' matchup with the Dallas Cowboys
For More Than 7 Years, Former Guantanamo Detainee Still Waiting for 'Home'
Bermuda may be the last place you'd expect to find a former detainee of the Guantanamo detention center, one of the most notorious prisons in the world, but Khalil Mamut has called the beautiful, scenic island in the Atlantic Ocean home for a little more than seven years. In 2009, he and three
Philippine President Wants US Special Operations Troops to Leave the Country
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says he wants the small number of U.S. special operations forces in the Philippines to leave the country. In 2002, the U.S. began a mission on the southern island of Mindanao to support Philippine forces fighting the al-Qaeda-affiliated Abu Sayyaf group . The