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  • Mass. man enjoys baseball in NH after Afghanistan

    The pressure of performing between the white lines is nothing compared to the real life battles Ariel Ramos endured in the military while fighting to survive outside the wire of his base camp.

  • Brown trounces Daniel Webster 91-50

    Norman Hobbie scored 20 points as Brown finished its non-league schedule with a 91-50 victory over Division III Daniel Webster on Saturday.

  • Will Obama's order lead to surge in gun research?

    Nearly as many Americans die from guns as from car crashes each year. We know plenty about the second problem and far less about the first. A scarcity of research on how to prevent gun violence has left policymakers shooting in the dark as they craft gun control measures without much evidence of what works.

  • Lincoln scholar Richard Current dies at age 100

    Richard Nelson Current, a prolific and award-winning Abraham Lincoln scholar who for decades was a leader in his field and helped shape a more realistic view of the iconic president, has died. He was 100.

  • Correction: Guns-Public Health story

    In a story Aug. 11 about gun violence as a public health problem, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Daniel Webster of the Johns Hopkins Center for Gun Policy and Research in Baltimore said gun ownership sometimes goes up after a shooting in an area. Webster said gun-carrying sometimes increases, not gun ownership.

  • A museum visitor walks by the new Star-Spangled Banner exhibit, showcasing the nearly 200-year-old flag that inspired the writing of the song that became America's national anthem.

    EDITORIAL: When free men shall stand

    Two hundred years ago, the United States was mobilizing for conflict. The country had formally declared war for the first time in its history, against Great Britain. Hostilities would last for three years and claim around 20,000 lives on both sides.

  • Grayson

    Outspoken Democrat Grayson vulnerable

    Rep. Alan Grayson is hailed by liberals as an uncompromising breath of fresh air and reviled by conservatives as a crass ideological bully.

  • Freshman Rep. Alan Grayson, Florida Democrat, is one of the top targets of the Republicans this election cycle. (Associated Press)

    Anti-incumbent split could save Florida liberal

    Freshman Rep. Alan Grayson, one of the most outspoken and liberal members of Congress, may be wearing out his welcome in his moderate central Florida district.

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