Prisoners 'could serve 1,000 year sentence in eight hours'
Speaking to Aeon magazine, Dr Roache said drugs could be developed to distort prisoners' minds into thinking time was passing more slowly. "There ... faster than normal would enable the uploaded criminal to serve a 1,000 year sentence in eight-and-a ...
U.S. Troops to Leave Iraq by Year’s End, Obama Says
WASHINGTON — President Obama announced on Friday that the last American soldier would leave Iraq by the end of this year, drawing to a close a divisive eight-year ... staying on where more than a million troops, in all, have served.
More than 2,400 dead as Obama’s drone campaign marks five years
There was ... predecessor, President George Bush, conducted 51 strikes in four years. And in Yemen, Obama has opened a new front in the secret drone war. Across Pakistan, Yemen and Somalia, the Obama administration has launched more than 390 drone strikes ...
A Butler Well Served by This Election
For more than three decades Eugene Allen worked in the White House, a black man unknown to the headlines. During some of those years, harsh segregation ... they’ve got pictures of every president Gene ever served. There’s a painting President ...
James Brady, a champion of gun control known for his charm and wit
Former White House press secretary James Brady, who became a champion of gun control after being wounded in the attempted assassination of President ... years since, however, his name became synonymous with gun-control efforts, and in 1993, more than ...