Showing: 1-50 of 841

Search / Found (841)

McCartney reflects on yesterday, today and tomorrow

McCartney reflects on yesterday, today and tomorrow

FILE - In this Feb. 8, 1964 file photo, Ed Sullivan, center, stands with The Beatles, from left, Ringo Starr, George Harrison, John Lennon and Paul McCartney, during a rehearsal for the British group's first American appearance on "The Ed Sullivan Show," in New York. While forever a Beatle i…

22 hours agoLoading…
Key dates in US relations with Cuba

Key dates in US relations with Cuba

FILE - In this Jan. 8, 1959 file photo, Cuba's Fidel Castro speaks to supporters at the Batista military base "Columbia," now known as Ciudad Libertad, in Cuba. The Cuban revolution triumphed on Jan. 1, 1959 after dictator Fulgencio Batista fled the country and Fidel Castro and his band of r…

December 17, 2014 3:48 pmLoading…
Key dates in US relations with Cuba

Key dates in US relations with Cuba

FILE - In this Jan. 3, 1961 file photo, Cubans crowd outside the U.S. embassy in hopes of getting visas after President Fidel Castro ordered the U.S. embassy to reduce its staff to 12 officials within 48 hours, in Havana, Cuba. The U.S. broke relations with Cuba on this day, and closed its e…

December 17, 2014 3:48 pmLoading…
Key dates in US relations with Cuba

Key dates in US relations with Cuba

FILE - In this March 9, 1977 file photo, President Jimmy Carter, right, is surrounded by journalists after a news conference where he announced the lifting of the travel ban on Cuba, Vietnam, North Korea and Cambodia, in the executive office building in Washington, D.C. Carter tried to norma…

December 17, 2014 3:48 pmLoading…
The D'oh of Homer: Professors employ TV's Simpsons

The D'oh of Homer: Professors employ TV's Simpsons

FILE - This undated image from files, provided by Fox Broadcasting from "The Simpsons," shows the popular cartoon family posing in front of their home, from left, Lisa , Marge , Maggie, Homer and Bart Simpson. University students have been studying Homer's "The Odyssey" for centuries. More r…

December 17, 2014 12:58 pmLoading…
Abe emerging as a rare strong leader in Japan

Abe emerging as a rare strong leader in Japan

FILE - In this May 3, 1985 file photo, Japan's Prime Minister Yasuhiro Nakasone, second right, stands with British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, left, West German Chancellor Helmut Kohl, second left, U.S. President Ronald Reagan, center, and Canada's Prime Minister Brian Mulroney as they…

December 15, 2014 7:10 amLoading…
Abe emerging as a rare strong leader in Japan

Abe emerging as a rare strong leader in Japan

FILE - In this undated file photo released by Shinzo Abe Office, Shinzo Abe, seated third right, sits on the lap of his grandfather and then Japanese Prime Minister Nobusuke Kishi, third left, while his father, Shintaro Abe, seated right, and his mother, Yoko, top right, and his elder brothe…

December 15, 2014 7:10 amLoading…
CIA report revives legal debate on interrogation

CIA report revives legal debate on interrogation

This photo provided by U.S. Central Command, shows Abu Zubaydah, date and location unknown. When the CIA sought permission to use harsh interrogations methods on a captured al-Qaida operative, the response from Bush administration lawyers was encouraging, even clinical. In one of several mem…

December 15, 2014 1:10 amLoading…
Prosecutor releases more Ferguson documents

Prosecutor releases more Ferguson documents

FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Brown family shows Michael Brown. The St. Louis County prosecutor has released more documents related to the investigation of the shooting of Brown by a Ferguson police officer, including a transcript of a police interview with the friend who wa…

December 13, 2014 4:34 pmLoading…
5 Things to Know from AP-NORC environment poll

5 Things to Know from AP-NORC environment poll

FILE - In this Aug. 2, 1978 file photo, a fence closes off the contaminated Love Canal dump site in Niagara Falls, N.Y. Most Americans believe that the U.S. should take a leadership role in the global fight against climate change. Three-quarters of Democrats and nearly half of Republicans sa…

December 12, 2014 9:43 amLoading…
Chinese Nobel laureate sends message from jail

Chinese Nobel laureate sends message from jail

FILE - In this Tuesday, Feb. 7 2012 photo shows 2010 Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo holding a doll in a detail of a photograph by his wife, Chinese artist Liu Xia on display at during a preview of "The Silent Strength of Liu Xia" exhibit at The Italian Academy in Columbia University in …

December 12, 2014 4:26 amLoading…
1938: Jefferson Memorial

1938: Jefferson Memorial

In 1938, groundbreaking for the Jefferson Memorial took place in Washington, D.C. with President Franklin D. Roosevelt taking part in the ceremony.

December 11, 2014 10:01 amLoading…
Architects of brutal methods had little experience

Architects of brutal methods had little experience

FILE - This undated photo downloaded from the Arabic language Internet site www.muslm.net and purporting to show a man identified by the Internet site as Khalid Sheik Mohammed, the accused mastermind of the Sep. 11 attacks, is seen in detention at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. One of the two psychol…

December 11, 2014 7:37 amLoading…
1964: Che Guevara

1964: Che Guevara

In 1964, Che Guevara addressed the United Nations; in his speech, the Argentine revolutionary declared that "the final hour of colonialism has struck."

December 10, 2014 11:25 amLoading…
Detainee Zubaydah a key figure in Senate report

Detainee Zubaydah a key figure in Senate report

FILE - This undated file photo provided by U.S. Central Command shows Abu Zubaydah at an unknown location. Zubaydah was the CIA’s guinea pig. He was the first high-profile al Qaida terror suspect captured after the Sept. 11 attacks and the first to vanish into the spy agency’s secret prisons…

December 10, 2014 2:10 amLoading…
Senate probe catalogs brutality against detainees

Senate probe catalogs brutality against detainees

FILE - This undated file photo provided by U.S. Central Command, shows Abu Zubaydah, date and location unknown. Zubaydah was the CIA’s guinea pig. He was the first high-profile al Qaida terror suspect captured after the Sept. 11 attacks and the first to vanish into the spy agency’s secret pr…

December 09, 2014 11:32 pmLoading…
Senate probe catalogs brutality against detainees

Senate probe catalogs brutality against detainees

Iyman Faris, 34, is shown in this photo made available by the U.S. Justice Department. The Senate Intelligence Committee’s report on the CIA program that included torturing al-Qaida detainees provides eight “primary” examples in which the CIA said it obtained good intelligence as a result of…

December 09, 2014 11:32 pmLoading…
CIA Torture Report Point Counterpoint

CIA Torture Report Point Counterpoint

Iyman Faris, 34, is shown in this photo made available by the U.S. Justice Department. The Senate Intelligence Committee�s report on the CIA program that included torturing al-Qaida detainees provides eight �primary� examples in which the CIA said it obtained good intelligence as a result of…

December 09, 2014 3:52 pm
Abu Zubaydah

Abu Zubaydah

FILE - This undated file photo provided by U.S. Central Command, shows Abu Zubaydah, date and location unknown. Zubaydah was the CIA�s guinea pig. He was the first high-profile al Qaida terror suspect captured after the Sept. 11 attacks and the first to vanish into the spy agency�s secret pr…

December 09, 2014 3:51 pm
Warrant recalled in 77-year-old nude sunbather case

Warrant recalled in 77-year-old nude sunbather case

In this undated photo provided by the Davis County Jail Myron Lee Kipp poses for a booking photo, in Utah. A judge is issuing an arrest warrant for the 77-year-old Kipp, who police said was sunbathing nude in his backyard next to a church parking lot. Court records show the $5,000 cash-only …

December 09, 2014 2:14 pmLoading…
1906: Theodore Roosevelt

1906: Theodore Roosevelt

In 1906, President Theodore Roosevelt became the first American to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, for helping mediate an end to the Russo-Japanese War.

December 09, 2014 8:17 amLoading…
Federal autopsy released in Ferguson shooting

Federal autopsy released in Ferguson shooting

FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Brown family shows Michael Brown. Brown, 18, was fatally shot in a confrontation with police in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, Mo., on Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Brown Family, File)

December 09, 2014 5:31 amLoading…
Indicting a police officer is uncommon occurrence

Indicting a police officer is uncommon occurrence

Johannes Mehserle received a conviction

December 06, 2014 4:23 pm
Indicting a police officer is uncommon occurrence

Indicting a police officer is uncommon occurrence

Oscar Grant’s death incited mass protests

December 06, 2014 4:24 pm
Indicting a police officer is uncommon occurrence

Indicting a police officer is uncommon occurrence

FILE- This file image provided by the Los Angeles County Superior Court shows police at the scene where Oscar Grant was shot by former San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit police officer, Johannes Mehserle on an Oakland, Calif., train platform on New Year's Day 2009. The former transit offic…

December 06, 2014 2:03 pmLoading…
Indicting a police officer is uncommon occurrence

Indicting a police officer is uncommon occurrence

FILE- This undated file image provided by the Los Angeles County Superior Court shows Oscar Grant who was shot by former San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit police officer, Johannes Mehserle on New Year's Day 2009. The former transit officer was convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the …

December 06, 2014 2:03 pmLoading…
Indicting a police officer is uncommon occurrence

Indicting a police officer is uncommon occurrence

FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Brown family shows Michael Brown. Michael Brown, 18, was fatally shot in a confrontation with police in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, Mo., on Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014. A grand jury decided not to indict the police officer involved in the death…

December 06, 2014 2:03 pmLoading…
Indicting a police officer is uncommon occurrence

Indicting a police officer is uncommon occurrence

FILE- This image provided by the Los Angeles County Superior Court shows former San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit police officer, Johannes Mehserle. The former transit officer was convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the shooting death of an unarmed man on an Oakland train platform in…

December 06, 2014 2:03 pmLoading…
Swiss hostage escapes from Filipino extremists

Swiss hostage escapes from Filipino extremists

FILE - This Jan. 29, 2012 file photo, released by the Tawi-Tawi Provincial Police Office, shows Swiss Lorenzo Vinciguerra at an undisclosed place in the southernmost island province of Tawi-Tawi in the Philippines before heading out to a mountain forest to take pictures of the rare Sulu horn…

December 06, 2014 8:39 amLoading…
Court to review Confederate flag on license plates

Court to review Confederate flag on license plates

This photo provided by the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles shows the design of a proposed Sons of the Confederacy license plate. The Supreme Court is taking on a free speech case over a proposed license plate in Texas that would feature the Confederate battle flag. The case involves the g…

December 05, 2014 1:16 pmLoading…
1982: Leon Jaworski

1982: Leon Jaworski

In 1982, special Watergate prosecutor Leon Jaworski died at his Wimberley, Texas, ranch at age 77.

December 05, 2014 1:00 pmLoading…
1960: "Peter Pan"

1960: "Peter Pan"

In 1960, NBC broadcast a new, color videotape version of the TV special "Peter Pan" starring Mary Martin. (Two previous telecasts, also starring Martin, had been performed live in 1955 and 1956.)

December 05, 2014 12:09 pmLoading…
1974: "Monty Python's Flying Circus"

1974: "Monty Python's Flying Circus"

In 1974, the final episode of "Monty Python's Flying Circus" aired on BBC Television.

December 04, 2014 1:28 pmLoading…
1791: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

1791: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

In 1791, composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart died in Vienna, Austria, at age 35.

December 04, 2014 1:27 pmLoading…
1831: John Quincy Adams

1831: John Quincy Adams

In 1831, former President John Quincy Adams took his seat as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives.

December 04, 2014 1:27 pmLoading…
Alan Gross, Judy Gross

Alan Gross, Judy Gross

En esta imagen cedida por la familia Gross se ve a Alan y Judy Gross en un lugar no identificado. Al cumplirse cinco años de su arresto en Cuba bajo cargos de espionaje, el ex contratista estadounidense amenaza con iniciar una huelga de hambre, rechaza casi todas las visitas y dice que morir…

December 03, 2014 9:59 am
Wizard of Oz

Wizard of Oz

En esta imagen de archivo de 1939 distribuida originalmente por Warner Bros., (de izqueirda a derecha) Bert Lahr como Leoncio, Ray Bolger como el Espantapájaros, Judy Garland como Dorita, y Jack Haley como Achicoria, en una escena de "El Mago de Oz". (Foto AP/Warner Bros., archivo)

November 25, 2014 9:58 am
Celebrate Veterans Day with military movies

Celebrate Veterans Day with military movies

"Apocalypse Now" scene. In this undated file photo released by United Artists, from left, Robert Duvall as Lt. Col. Kilgore, Albert Hall as Chief and Martin Sheen as Capt. Willard, are shown in the film "Apocalypse Now," a United Artists release. In 2001 director Francis Ford Coppola release…

November 11, 2014 10:37 am
Celebrate Veterans Day with military movies

Celebrate Veterans Day with military movies

"Gone with the Wind" scene. This undated image from the film "Gone with the Wind" provided by New Line Cinema shows, from left: Evelyn Keyes, Vivien Leigh and Ann Rutherford. Rutherford, 89, is among the few surviving principal cast members of the Clark Gable-Vivien Leigh Civil War epic, whi…

November 11, 2014 10:36 am
Celebrate Veterans Day with military movies

Celebrate Veterans Day with military movies

"Full Metal Jacket" scene. In this undated file photo, actor Lee Ermey, portraying "Gunnery Sgt. Hartman," yells at new Marine recruits in this scene from the 1987 movie "Full Metal Jacket," directed by Stanley Kubrick. (AP Photo, File)

November 11, 2014 10:36 am
Celebrate Veterans Day with military movies

Celebrate Veterans Day with military movies

"The Eagle Has Landed" scene. British actor Michael Caine is shown in the film "The Eagle Has Landed," with co-star Kurt Steiner, June 15, 1967. (AP Photo)

November 11, 2014 10:35 am
Celebrate Veterans Day with military movies

Celebrate Veterans Day with military movies

"Sergeant York" scene. Gary Cooper, center, is shown in the title role with other cast members in action in France in World War I in a scene in from the 1941 movie "Sergeant York." (AP Photo)

November 11, 2014 10:36 am
Celebrate Veterans Day with military movies

Celebrate Veterans Day with military movies

"Platoon" actors. In this 1986 file photo released by MGM/Orion Pictures, the set from the movie Platoon is shown. From left, top are: Charlie Sheen, Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe, bottom left, Francesco Quinn and Kevin Dillon. (AP Photo/MGM/Orion Pictures) NO SALES

November 11, 2014 10:36 am
Celebrate Veterans Day with military movies

Celebrate Veterans Day with military movies

"The Great Escape" set. Steve McQueen enjoys rehearsal of his escape scene in the film "The Great Escape," being filmed in Munich, Germany on Jan. 1, 1963. McQueen, who feels at home on a motorcycle, rode the dangerous course without benefit of a stuntman or stand-in. Other stars featured in…

November 11, 2014 10:36 am
Pixar to make ‘Toy Story 4’: Why Lasseter is returning to direct

Pixar to make ‘Toy Story 4’: Why Lasseter is returning to direct

This film publicity image released by Disney Pixar shows characters Woody, left, and Buzz Lightyear, from the animated film “Toy Story.” Disney Pixar announced Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014, it plans to produce “Toy Story 4.” Pixar chief John Lasseter will direct the film, which is set for release …

November 07, 2014 2:27 pm
SIRIA INSURGENTES

SIRIA INSURGENTES

Varios rebeldes del Frente Nusra, vinculado con al-Qaida, hacen ondear la bandera de su brigada sobre un helicóptero de la Fuerza Aérea siria en la base de Taftanaz, capturada por los rebeldes en el norte de Siria, en una imagen del viernes 11 de enero de 2013 cedida por el grupo activista s…

September 25, 2014 4:43 pm
Birch Bayh, Walter Mondale

Birch Bayh, Walter Mondale

An expansion of the Emmett Till Act could help resolve cases like the 1970 death of James Earl Green. In a photo from the time, student Carl Griffin (center) shows Sen. Walter Mondale (left) and Sen. Birch Bayh the area of Jackson State University where Green and another student were shot.

September 21, 2014 4:06 pm
CHILE ANIVERSARIO-GOLPE TESTIMONIO

CHILE ANIVERSARIO-GOLPE TESTIMONIO

En esta foto de archivo del 11 de septiembre de 1973, un niño empuja su bicicleta a través de una calle desierta meintras un tanque del ejército se desplaza hacia el palacio presidencial La Moneda durante un golpe de Estado contra el presidente Salvador Allende, tras el cual el general Augus…

September 11, 2014 11:40 am
Joan Rivers

Joan Rivers

Joan Rivers and Eddie Murphy, co-hosts of the 35th annual Emmy Awards presentations, do some kibbitzing from the Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California on Sunday, Sept. 25, 1983. (AP Photo)

September 04, 2014 12:44 pm
J Edgar Hoover

J Edgar Hoover

J. Edgar Hoover

August 31, 2014 4:08 pm

Follow the Arizona Daily Star

View more...

Deals, offers & events

View more...