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Henry A. Kissinger poses for a photo during President Nixon's 100th Birthday Gala on January 9, 2013 in Washington. (credit: Kris Connor/Getty Images)

Kissinger Addresses DFW World Affairs Council

Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger visits North Texas for a speaking engagement.

03/15/2013

Former Russian President Mikhail Gorbachev speaks with students at Frederick Von Steuben Metropolitan Science Center as part of the World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates on April 23, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

George H.W. Bush, Gorbachev Lunch In Texas

One-time world leaders George H.W. Bush and Mikhail Gorbachev are renewing their friendship. The former American president and his former Soviet counterpart had a private lunch Thursday.

11/01/2012

Mitt Romney (Credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Mitt Romney The Cigarette Peddler

It turns out that Mitt Romney made millions and saved the company he was running by peddling cigarettes in the former Soviet Union and in the United States in the early 90s.

10/16/2012

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Cold War Era Spy Satellite Photos Lost At Sea, Then Saved

In 1971, the KH-9 Hexagon was the United States’ most advanced spy device — a brand-new photographic reconnaissance satellite as large as a school bus and carrying more than 60 miles of high-resolution photographic film for surveillance missions.

08/10/2012

US astronaut John Glenn enters into the Mercury "Frienship-7" capsule in Cape Canaveral, Florida, on February 20, 1962, prior to the launch of the spacecraft for the first US manned orbital flight ever. (Photo credit AFP/Getty Images)

Ken Foote’s Radio/TV Files: TV Covering Outer Space

This past President’s Day marked the 50th anniversary of the launch of the Friendship 7 Mercury spaceship, manned by astronaut John Glenn, who took off into outer space on February 20, 1962.

02/21/2012