Sure, Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte made up an incident in Rio de Janeiro and is facing charges from Brazilian police that he filed a false robbery report and is losing sponsors who think his image has been tarnished.
The fall TV season always marks a reset of sorts, signaling an influx of new shows and a respite from reruns. That’s the way it’s been since TV began, back when there were only three or four networks and dinosaurs roamed the Earth. Well, almost.
As the days get hotter, the box office heats up too. This summer kicks off with "Captain America: Civil War." Find out what Stars and Stripes staff are excited to see, reviews, trailers, movie times on installations and more.
Getting excited about the summer movie season? Stripes staffers are, too. Here are a few of the movies we’re waiting to watch. To find out more about the movies ahead this summer, check out Diversions on May 1.
For John Friend, the ghosts of what might have been are still seared into his memory. A former assistant crew chief at Grand Forks Air Force Base, he served during the Cuban missile crisis in October 1962.
They were little more than skeletons clad in rags, skin stretched over bone. The scars they bore told the story of some of Japan’s most brutal World War II prison camps: Formosa — or modern-day Taiwan.