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  • COBLE: Best of times, worst of times for American drivers

    During few periods in history have highway transportation science and policy assembled at such an important crossroad.


  • Gabriel Garcia Marquez hailed as literary giant

    His death mourned around the globe, Gabriel Garcia Marquez is being hailed as a giant of modern literature, a writer of intoxicating novels and short stories that illuminated Latin America's passions, superstition, violence and social inequality.


  • FILE - In this March 6, 2014 file photo, Colombian Nobel Literature laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez greets fans and reporters outside his home on his 87th birthday in Mexico City. Garcia Marquez died Thursday April 17, 2014 at his home in Mexico City. The author's magical realist novels and short stories exposed tens of millions of readers to Latin America's passion, superstition, violence and inequality. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo, File)

    Nobel laureate Garcia Marquez dies at 87

    Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Nobel laureate whose intoxicating novels and short stories exposed millions outside Latin America to its passions, superstition, violence and social inequality, died at home in Mexico City on Thursday. He was 87.


  • Zadzooks: Thief review (PlayStation 4)

    A legendary burglar searches for a missing protege while pilfering a city on the verge of chaos in the return of a stealthy game franchise that delivers less than stellar results.


  • 20 great and timeless truths from the works of Charles Dickens

    Written as social commentary, the truths taught in Charles Dickens' novels are as timeless and relevant today as when he wrote them.


  • Ralph Fiennes explores darker side of Dickens

    By Michael OrdoƱa


  • Illustration by Greg Groesch/The Washington Times

    LAMBRO: Dickensian poverty in 2013

    In Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol," there is a heart-wrenching scene of the struggling Cratchit family's meager meal that included a small goose and a tiny plum pudding.


  • Illustration by Greg Groesch/The Washington Times

    LAMBRO: Dickensian poverty in 2013

    In Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol," there is a heart-wrenching scene of the struggling Cratchit family's meager meal that included a small goose and a tiny plum pudding.


  • Girls portraying angels play on the balcony during a rehearsal of the Nativity scene of the Christ Church Christmas pageant in Alexandria on Sunday, Dec. 18, 2011. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

    EDITORIAL: A Christmas message

    Christmas is a time for giving, and as we reach out to family and friends, I hope we'll also open our hearts to those who are lonely and in need, citizens less fortunate than ourselves, brave soldiers working to preserve peace from the tip of Alaska to the shores of Lebanon, to the DMZ in Korea, families maintaining a constant vigil for their missing in action, and millions forbidden the freedom to worship a God who so loved the world that He gave us the birth of the Christ Child so that we might learn to love each other.


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