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Created by dipity on Oct 22, 2008
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...DIEGO -- Veterans of the Cold War were selected to be the grand marshals of the annual Veterans Day parade in San Diego Thursday. For many, the honor and recognition is long overdue. "We're like Korea, the forgotten war, everybody skips over us," said Joe...
10news.com San Diego
...served compared to those who fought in the Korean and Vietnam Wars. McClead believes that veterans who served during the Cold War should be treated the same as any other veterans. "Once the threat more of less ended, it was instantly forgotten," McClead said....
...cyber defense; the protection of power grids, transportation networks, and financial networks; working with allies by using “a Cold War concept” to share intelligence and technology; and to marshal resources to ensure that the United States has the needed...
The Epoch Times
...installment of the hit "Call of Duty" franchise went on sale in North America and Europe Tuesday taking gamers on a series of Cold War-era military adventures. "Call of Duty: Black Ops" is the successor to "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2", last year’s biggest...
...alone. "Black Ops" marks a significant change for the franchise, ditching World War II and modern-day environments for a Cold War theme. Mission number one is to assassinate Cuban President Fidel Castro before the 1962 missile crisis in the communist Carribean...
Before a packed audience at the roadhouse venue Pappy & Harriet's Pioneertown Palace, Cold War Kids launched immediately into new tracks "Royal Blue" and "Finally Begin," which featured Willet's high, forlorn wail and guitarist John Russell's scratchy
...Beach's Cold War Kids return this week with a local tour date! In support of their latest release Mine is Yours, Cold War Kids will be performing at the Glass House in Pomona on Friday, Nov. 5. We want to give Scenestar readers the chance to welcome them home...
the scene star
...corrodes without proper care. Dozens of P-3s flew in and out of Moffett on a daily basis through the 1990s, part of the Cold War practice of tracking Russian submarines in the Pacific Ocean. "The whole idea was to try and find them and track them, particularly...
Mountain View Voice
...War veterans served the United States honorably, protecting our freedoms and liberties from the threats of Communism. Unfortunately, these veterans do not receive the support other veterans were afforded. During these tough times too many veterans are left...
...are paranoid but afraid to act for fear of doomsday. Yet the struggle must go on until one side is vanquished. This was Cold War reality. If you wish to have the era wrapped in a neat little bow, it began with Winston Churchill's somber proclamation in 1946...
...times make it easy to be nostalgic and joke about Spies in the Suburbs, Boris and Natasha or the Sexy Spy. Now the distant Cold War enemy has been replaced by terrorism. The truly dangerous spies, if you can call them that, work for no particular country and...
Times Record News
...the United States and NATO of still harboring Cold War prejudices. In February, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said, "Cold War stereotypes remain strong in Euro-Atlantic policies, and NATO is continuing its expansion." He accused NATO of global ambitions and...
...in November. History teacher Leila Shirazi said: “We are really keen for students to understand what it was like during the Cold War period, the very real concerns people had and the atmosphere of protest and opposition. It will be fascinating for them to...
Mr. President, lead now on fossil fuelsLos Angeles TimesKennedy had the Cold War to help him, along with an accelerating economy and a strong congressional majority. Obama presides over a fragile economy and a ...and more »
Turner: D-Day rememberedFarmington Daily TimesAmerica was at war that day, too: the Cold War. We remained deadlocked in a nuclear arms race with the Soviet Union, which had goals of conquering the world ...and more »
New York TimesA War for Hearts and Minds, Economically SpeakingNew York TimesThe author stops short of calling this a new cold war — well, just barely. The way he sees it, China and Russia are using what he calls “state capitalism” ...and more »
MTV.com (blog)Call of Duty: Black Ops, knows more details (PS3, Xbox 360, Wii and PC)Rumors Place (blog)This will use covert operations were carried out in the Cold War. It could reveal some details such as the ability to man the SR 71 Blackbird (an airplane), ...Video Games Bid Adieu To World War IIKotaku AustraliaThe Interrogation Room: Call of Duty: Black OpsGamespy.comCoD : Black Ops Will Not Feature Story-line Co-OpGameFocusall 29 news articles »
David M. Shribman: Cold War papers reveal ballerina's role in Panamanian coup ...The Salem NewsThe result was a little-remembered Cold War contretemps from the Eisenhower era that might have slipped, unremarked upon ever again, into the mists of ...and more »
ProPublica (blog)Nuclear Site Workers Require More ProtectionFairWarning (blog)... reservation in south-central Washington, which the US government used during World War II and the Cold War to produce plutonium for nuclear weapons. ...Report: Hanford beryllium program has weaknessesThe Associated PressInspectors Fault Beryllium Safety at Hanford Nuclear ReservationProPublica (blog)all 164 news articles »
The HinduSouth Korea, Longtime U.S. Ally, Refuses to FightHuffington Post (blog)There still are 27000 American troops at the Demilitarized Zone, one of the remaining flash points of the Cold War. A huge American base is located in the ...North Korea ship sinking: An act of war or 'charade' by South KoreaDscriber (blog)Cheonan's sinking and new Cold War orderKorea TimesTwo Koreas, one big decisionAugusta ChronicleNational Journal (blog) -Daily Star - Lebanon -Mid Columbia Tri City Heraldall 5,456 news articles »
New York TimesCold War medley of greatest HitchNew York PostAlfred Hitchcock's films and TV shows of the late 1950s and early '60s are examined in the context of the Cold War in the delightfully quirky ...Hitchcock mockumentary mixes suspense with Cold War paranoiaThe Leader Newspapers'Double Take' movie review: Alfred Hitchcock times twoThe Star-Ledger - NJ.comFilm Review: Double TakeFilm JournalVillage Voice -DVD Talk -New York Timesall 12 news articles »
Honoring the dead: US saves war memorials in IraqThe Associated PressWhen the US closed down bases around Germany at the end of the Cold War, the memorabilia was also preserved. Now, it's Iraq's turn. ...and more »
Headliner WatchHonor the Fallen This Memorial DayFOXNewsMore than 12 millions young Americans donned military uniforms in what was called “the cold war.” It was only cold for those who didn't have to fight in it. ...Citizen's Voice: Honor 'Forgotten War' veteransKnoxville News SentinelMemorial Day has a spiritual sideDeseret NewsOur wars touch only the troopsHonolulu AdvertiserBurlington Times Newsall 504 news articles »
If that is his concern with the treaty, then his argument is as much with former President George W. Bush as with Mr. Obama. After all, the missile defense program developed by Mr. Bush was not meant to render Russian weapons useless; it was to be a
Cold War ExemptionWBGHIt's only the cold war veterans who are not eligible for exemptions. It would make it more equitable. Any time you put on a uniform to defend the country ...
Jim Justice brings energy back to The GreenbrierWDBJ7.comThe resort made headlines in the early 90s, when the Washington Post revealed the existence of the Cold War bunker, built to house members of Congress in ...and more »
PhysOrg.comPutting teeth into forensic sciencePhysOrg.comBy using the bomb curve data from above ground nuclear weapons testing during the Cold War (inset), Lab scientists can determine a victim's birth date by ...and more »
Lincoln DeCordova photo exhibit, 'Landscapes of War,' examines Cold War legacyTaunton Daily GazetteNorfleet's photos from the 1980s expose the reality of sites used during the Cold War. “The US had commandeered thousands of miles to establish sites like ...
Monsters and Critics.comNew Call of Duty: Black Ops Uncut TrailerTheHDRoom... trailer for Call of Duty: Black Ops has been released that tell us lies and deception will play a key role in the story that is set during the Cold War. ...Call of Duty: Black Ops Trailer Features Gameplay, CynicismEscapist MagazineCall of Duty: Black Ops Trailer-Game DailyWorld Premiere Call Of Duty: Black Ops Uncut Trailer Watch It NowSeven Sided CubeT3 -TopNews Singapore (press release) -Spongall 136 news articles »
Generation Y: Educated, Underemployed and in DebtABC News... the child of the Cold War who favors an assertive national security policy; the uncle who grew up in the 1960s and sports a pony tail," said a recent ...and more »
Reuters UKNew START and the 21st-century nuclear threatBellingham HeraldIt is time for the US Senate to abandon the Cold War and support a nuclear security agenda designed for the 21st century. ...Scientific steps to nuclear disarmamentNature.comBusiness Executives for National Security, Annual Policy ForumUS Department of StateA Nuclear free Middle East: Israel's positionInternational Analyst Networkall 159 news articles »
Theatre of War 2 Travels to KoreaGamersDailyNewsReplay the events of the first hot war of the Cold War era, the Korean War, also known as the Forgotten War. Players will be involved in two campaigns, ...and more »
Reason Online (blog)Commies, Joe Biden, and the Disputed Historical Interest in the Cold WarReason Online (blog)... has on his computer 50000 unpublished, untranslated, top-secret Kremlin documents, mostly dating from the close of the Cold War. ...Top Secret Gorbachev Files Unveil Globalist AgendaBefore It's Newsall 4 news articles »
ABC Online'Top secret' Cold War seismic vault heritage-listedABC OnlineA seismic vault, which was used to detect nuclear tests during the Cold War, has been heritage-listed. The vault was built in the 1950s by ...Cold war relic heritage listedntnews.com.auall 4 news articles »
..."Thus they are celebrating their final victory not in World War II but in the Cold War." It was a scene cut from Russia's Cold War nightmares: 71 Americans in dark blue dress uniforms carried the U.S. flag over the cobblestones, past the mausoleum of Vladimir...
...August of 2007, legislation was passed in New York for an exemption on real property taxes for Cold War veterans. This legislation gave towns, cities and counties the right to accept or reject it. Many communities and counties passed it to honor their Cold...
The Kent State Protest: Standing Up Against the Vietnam WarMNDC Breaking NewsAre you glad the Soviets lost the cold war? You cannot remove Vietnam from it and expect the same outcome. The left played politics with a war their party ...and more »
The HinduUS Nuclear Arsenal Down to 5113 From Cold War High of 31000-PlusPolitics Daily (blog)During the Cold War, it was top secret information. But times change and the Obama administration disclosed Monday that the United States has 5113 weapons ...Science Pentagon Reveals That US Has Over 5100 Nuclear WarheadsDailyTechPentagon Declares Number of Weapons in Nuclear ArsenalGlobal Security NewswireU.S. Says It Has 5113 Nuclear WarheadsThe Moscow TimesHindustan Times -AFP -Bend Bulletinall 615 news articles »
Spiegel OnlineMilitary AidGlobal IssuesHowever, as was especially seen during the Cold War, democratic nations (or potentially emerging democratic fledgling nations) often found themselves ...Are We Losing it to the Taliban in Afghanistan?Blogger News Network (blog)American Mistakes in Afghanistan and IraqHistory News Networkall 16 news articles »
UGOCall of Duty: Black Ops' Cold War PrimerUGOPlus, the Berlin Airlift, one of the Cold War's earliest tension points, is the closest to a black-and-white explanation of who and what started, ...
Breitbart CBN Interview: 'The Cold War is now a New Media war'Big Government (blog)The Cold War is now a New Media War.” This website uses IntenseDebate comments, but they are not currently loaded because either your browser doesn't ...and more »
Digital SpyNew Call of Duty Trailer LaunchesDigitaltrends.comGlimpses suggest that the Vietnam War will indeed play a part of it, and early reports seem to place the game throughout various locations during the Cold ...Call of Duty: Black Ops Officially RevealedTerminal GamerCall of Duty: Black Ops debut teaser trailerHEXUSCall of Duty : Black Ops Now on PreOrder - Releasing November 9th, 2010DeviceMAG (blog)UGO -Busy Buzz Blogging (blog) -Soft Sailor (blog)all 65 news articles »
ReutersNPT 101: How relevant is cold war treaty in age of terrorism?Christian Science MonitorThe nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) is a 40-year-old relic of the cold war. ...Iran urges for probe to verify US warhead claimsAFPGuest editorial: Deal may not be helpful or necessaryThe TennesseanJapan must take intiative toward nuclear-free worldThe Japan TimesSocial Media SEO -Aljazeera.net (blog) -Raise the Hammerall 3,349 news articles »
Wet, cold, treacherous war remembered by Navy vetsWindsor StarHe never saw combat, but served as a weapons officer on 19 ships during the Cold War, running anti-submarine exercises to prepare for the Russians. ...and more »
Times OnlineCIA twist in '60s Cold War crashNew York PostThe reputation of Francis Gary Powers has suffered for a half-century by association with one of the most enduring mysteries of the Cold ...Son of US spy pilot visits RussiaThe Voice of RussiaFifty Years Later, Gary Powers and U-2 Spy Plane Incident RememberedRadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertySon of US spy marks 50 years since Soviet captureMontreal GazetteeTaiwan News -RTall 170 news articles »
...his son has come to Moscow on a mission of his own: By telling his late father’s story, he hopes to help preserve Cold War history and prevent generations of Russians and Americans from ever again facing the threat of nuclear war. On May 1, 1960, Powers was...
MTV.com (blog)Report confirms Call of Duty: VietnamCNETFor more than a year, rumors have circulated that Treyarch's installment in the Call of Duty series would be set during the Cold War or the ...Call Of Duty: Black Ops TrailerCinema BlendCoD: Black Ops release date IS NovemberComputerandvideogames.comNext Call Of Duty Game Named, And It's Not VietnamKotaku.com (blog)Soft Sailor (blog)all 324 news articles »
Iran begins war games in Persian Gulf oil routeThe Associated PressKhamenei was referring to Obama's announcement earlier this month of a new nuclear strategy that focuses less on Cold War threats and more on preventing the ...and more »
The GuardianNational park's cold war secrets unearthedThe GuardianThe eerie moors of a national park have surrendered another spooky visitor attraction, in the vestigial remains of a cold war secret listening post. ...and more »
Reuters UK (blog)New treaty represents New STARTDistrictIn the early days of the Cold War between the US and the Soviet Union, ICBMs and SLBMs could only carry one nuclear warhead per missile. ...Nuclear policy shift undermines securityEdmond SunChina is the superpower, CameronThe GuardianNuclear FolliesAntiwar.comReuters (press release) (blog) -RTT News -NewsBlazeall 92 news articles »