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When the Deep State Bullied Reagan’s Foreign Policy Chief
George Shultz drew a line against certain anti-communist militants; Washington hardliners had other ideas.
Nov 28, 2019 - 12:22:00 PM
Can Babies Learn to Love Vegetables?
No diet has been more obsessively studied, more fiercely controlled, or more anxiously stage-managed than baby food. Yet we still get it wrong.
Nov 19, 2019 - 1:06:41 PM
A reporter's reminiscence: My 1990 New York Times Magazine Cover Story and Finding the Elusive Head of the Stasi
This Veterans Day comes as we mark the 30th anniversary of the Berlin Wall's fall. Reflecting on both events, I thought about what East Germany was like back then, and my experience tracking down the head of the country's notorious Stasi secret intelligence agency on assignment for the New York Times Magazine.
Nov 12, 2019 - 2:24:20 PM
The Air Force Wants To Beam Solar Power From Space Back to Earth
The system would provide electricity to remote outposts, removing the need for dangerous convoys
Nov 9, 2019 - 11:36:55 AM
The Collapse Narrative: The United States, Mohammed Mossadegh, and the Coup Decision of 1953
On Aug. 19, 1953, elements inside Iran organized and funded by the Central Intelligence Agency and British intelligence services carried out a coup d’état that overthrew the government of Prime Minister Mohammed Mossadegh.
Nov 8, 2019 - 11:34:02 AM
1979 Iran Hostage Crisis Recalled
Washington D.C., November 4, 2019 – On November 4, 1979, a group calling itself the Students Following the Line of the Imam stormed the gates of the U.S. Embassy in Tehran, seized control of the compound, and took several dozen American diplomats, Marine guards, and others hostage
Nov 5, 2019 - 11:39:41 AM
Port of Virginia Starts Dredging Work for Ultra-Deep Harbor
Finally, after 16 years of delay
Nov 2, 2019 - 1:38:59 PM
Why are Democratic party elites so desperate for a 2020 centrist candidate?
Is the core concern of those who consider themselves ‘moderate Democrats’ that Warren or Sanders might win?
Oct 31, 2019 - 11:27:39 AM
Gard: Challenges with the Use of Exhaust Gas Scrubbers
Ahead of the upcoming IMO 2020 regulation, marine insurance provider Gard said that there are concerns associated with the two most popular options to comply with the new rule, namely compliant fuels and exhaust gas cleaning systems (EGCS).
Oct 22, 2019 - 10:13:29 AM
The drive to cut transport emissions has begun, but only moving slowly
Finally, there is movement among logistics companies to make changes to meet the target for the transport sector to cut emissions by 90% in the next 30 years.
Oct 21, 2019 - 4:12:11 PM