302 results for "Jay Price"

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    Cyclical nature of Afghan fighting may mask deeper trends, experts warn

    NATO troops have followed an annual rhythm in the Afghan War, referred to by Pentagon officials, the soldiers on the ground and journalists alike as the “fighting season.” Generally, they describe it as beginning and ending with the ...

    Monday, March 18, 2013 at 3:32 PM

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    Salvaging an ancient Buddhist city in Afghanistan

    Thanks to delays in the construction of a massive copper mine and a hefty influx of cash from the World Bank, an international team of archaeologists and more than 550 local laborers are frantically excavating the Mez Aynak site, which sits on th...

    Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 3:01 PM

    Salvaging an ancient Buddhist city in Afghanistan
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    Afghanistan moves to salvage ancient Buddhist city – and its economy

    It had the potential to be another Afghanistan Buddha disaster, recalling the Taliban’s destruction of two ancient statues that had stood for centuries in the country’s west: A buried Buddhist city lost to time was about to be oblite...

    Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 1:40 PM

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    Kentucky man's business is building AR-15 rifles

    Feature articles about locally owned businesses are often feel-good pieces — a creative cupcake maker, a charming vintage-radio repairman — that exist in a world far from the stories that are making front-page news and dividing the nat...

    Monday, March 11, 2013 at 7:03 AM

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    As U.S. troops prepare to leave, they rush to teach Afghans to hunt for roadside bombs

    Improvised bombs have killed more American troops in Afghanistan than anything else since the war here began 11 years ago, and they’ll remain a favored insurgent weapon against Afghan soldiers, police and civilians after U.S. forces end th...

    Monday, March 11, 2013 at 12:00 AM

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    Training the Afghans to deal with IEDs

    Friday, March 8, 2013 at 5:27 PM

    Training the Afghans to deal with IEDs
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    U.S. consolidates Afghan bases with eye toward pulling out

    At FOB Apache, U.S. military engineers are frantically finishing a second chow hall and a new, much bigger recreational building. Dozens of tents and rows of housing units are sprouting to prepare for an influx of troops who’ll raise the b...

    Monday, March 4, 2013 at 3:55 PM

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    U.S. troop deaths in Afghanistan are at 5-year low

    On the eve of the start of the final "fighting season" before the major pullout of American troops from Afghanistan begins, U.S. deaths have fallen to their lowest levels in five years. That decline is ever steeper for international fo...

    Friday, March 1, 2013 at 3:20 PM

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    Automatic spending cuts set to start after Congress fails to act

    Sometime Friday, the federal government will take the first step toward cutting spending in dozens of departments and programs after the two major parties each tried and failed to muscle partisan alternatives through the Senate.

    Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 8:03 PM

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    As Afghan army gets cash to buy its own supplies, some worry about corruption

    The Afghan army is one of the least corrupt parts of a society where more than two-thirds of the citizens think it’s fine for bureaucrats to take bribes. Now that reputation is getting its biggest test: access to more money. Billions of do...

    Friday, February 15, 2013 at 4:25 PM

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