JOJUTLA, Mexico — The recruits filed into a clearing, where a group of trainers with the stern bearing of drill sergeants stood in a tight row, hiding something. “How many of you have killed someone before?” one of the…
The Seattle Times
– Dec 13, 8:08 AM
“It looks like an unbelievable success story,” Lauckhart, 78, said Friday morning. “But the majority of our customers look like me. They're old. And people under 30 don't read printed material. They read it on screens. It's…
– Dec 31, 9:01 PM
On a sunny July day in 2018, Alexis Stern was sitting behind the wheel of the red Ford Fusion her parents had given her the previous year when she'd learned to drive. Robbie Olsen, the boy she'd recently started dating, was in the passenger seat.
Of all the failures in Afghanistan, the war on drugs has been perhaps the most feckless, according to a cache of confidential government interviews and other documents obtained by The Washington Post. Since 2001, the United States has spent about…