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I wasnt surprised this week when reports released by the Senate Intelligence Committee confirmed the brutal torture of enemy detainees, but the reaction from the media was abhorrent.For me, this isnt a battle of right versus left or a feckless attempt for the Obama Administration to stain the Bush legacy. This is government accountability.

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Few things are as important to me or as sacred as stories. I listened to stories before I could walk, and I told my own before I could read. Thats one of the reasons I enjoy this time of year. We gather around the table and retell the story of...

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By Gail CiampaMore Content NowSearching for a lovely Hanukkah gift that combines culture, history and food?

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Peter Jackson, New Zealands best known writer-director-producer of films that have been happily boggling viewers minds for the past couple of decades, appeared to be very relaxed the morning after his newest, The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five...

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Affordable Care Act requires broad coverage for drug, alcohol problems

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Dr. George Gilbert is a family practitioner specializing in addiction medicine in Peoria, Illinois. He sees patients at Samaritan Family Medical Services, which also has a behavioral therapist certified in addiction recovery on staff. The...

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To find appropriate substance abuse treatment services for yourself or a loved one anywhere in the country, call the National Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Information Center toll free at 1-800-784-6776.

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All forms of chemical dependence are now known as “substance use disorders.” Within that broad term are varying degrees of severity. When it comes to a diagnosis, which disorder someone may have is based on evidence of impaired control,...

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Speaking publicly for the first time sinceJoan Rivers' death in September,

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The U.S. Navy has deployed on a command ship in the Persian Gulf its first laser weapon capable of destroying a target.

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Amy Schumerwill host the 2015 MTV Movie Awards in April.The

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