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soldiers in afghanistan

Obama Hails Troops’ Sacrifice As Afghan Milestone Nears

President Obama spent Christmas honoring troops at a Hawaii military base.

December 26, 2014
Christmas tree

A Holiday Message To Our Readers

That ancient story celebrates the birth of a child who entered the world sheltered in a stable, whose parents were impoverished and rejected.

December 25, 2014
Rudy Giuliani

A Brutal Holiday Season On Cable And Social Media

American pundits have been far more naughty than nice this year.

December 25, 2014
Photo: First Presbyterian Church of Pittsburgh decorated for Christmas

Christmas Joy Without Piety

Why Christmas should inspire humility among the faithful.

December 25, 2014
In Iraq, displaced Christians gather for a somber Christmas

In Iraq, Displaced Christians Gather For A Somber Christmas

The holiday provides no break in the danger to Iraqi Christians.

December 25, 2014
Security before the premiere of the film "The Interview" in Los Angeles, California on December 11, 2014

Obama Glad ‘Interview’ Released, But Won’t Say If He’ll Watch Film

Find out what the president thinks of the controversial comedy.

December 25, 2014
Santa McConnell

Cartoon: Santa McConnell

Cartoon: Merry Christmas, from Mitch McConnell.

December 2, 2014
White House

White House Christmas Ornament Features Presidential Train

By John Moritz, McClatchy Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — In a move that’s sure to please train enthusiasts, the 2014 Christmas ornament from the White House Historical Association will be a two-piece locomotive and rail car to commemorate the fateful last journey of President Warren G. Harding. The ornament is a model of the “Presidential Special,” which […]

June 18, 2014