When President Barack Obama pardoned two turkeys named "Honest" and "Abe" this Thanksgiving, most Americans understood the reference to Abraham Lincoln. But in China, a translation mix-up made it interesting.
British Prime Minister David Cameron urged skeptical lawmakers to back airstrikes on the Islamic State group in Syria, saying Thursday that the Paris attacks have given the fight new urgency and Britain owes it to key allies to act.
The F-35 joint strike fighter is flying high on news that the United Kingdom is reaffirming its commitment to the sleek and stealthy aircraft while Canada’s defense minister said it is premature to say that his country will pull out of the billion-dollar program it helped develop.
Within six years of arriving in Boise, Idaho, Iraqi refugee Salam Bunyan — forced from his Baghdad home for working alongside the U.S. military — realized his version of the American dream by opening a restaurant.