The Swedish corvette HMS Visby navigates on Mysingen Bay, as the search for a suspected foreign vessel enters it’s fifth day in the Stockholm archipelago, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. The Swedish military said Sunday it had made three credible sightings of foreign undersea activity in its waters …
Sweden downsized its military and scrapped resources used to hunt for submarines.
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The Republican Party is undergoing its most significant foreign policy debate since President Richard Nixon dismissed then-Gov. Ronald Reagan as “shallow” and of “limited mental capability,” and Reagan criticized the policy of detente, initiated by Nixon, as “a one-way street that the Soviet…
As members of Physicians for Social Responsibility, we want to encourage each of you to write to a member of Congress about the dangers of nuclear weapons.
You might think your job is stressful, but here’s something to put it in perspective: You don’t face the prospect of killing millions of people on any given day at work.
Van Cliburn, the tall, gangly, curly-haired Texan who became the most famous classical pianist in American history over the course of a single extraordinary week in 1958, died Feb. 27 at his home in Fort Worth, Texas. He was 78 and for many years owned a home in Tucson.
Jocelyn Wallace, left, Kiara Lane and Charly Alarcon with their teacher, Jennifer Pike. Kiara, an 11-year-old sixth-grader at Coronado Middle School, won a local poster-making competition sponsored by the Catalina/Oro Valley Lions Club.
"When I imagine peace, I think of calming waves in a flow of happiness," said Kiara.
Local schools do well in national rankings