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U.S. Military Forces Targeted Extremist Network In Somalia  |   

A day after an Islamic-extremist group launched an attack in Somalia, U.S. military forces have struck back. A Pentagon spokesman says the results of the operation are being assessed.

NATO To Create New 'Spearhead' Force For Eastern Europe  |   

NATO leaders are expected this week to set up a rapid-response force to defend against potential Russian aggression.

As Casinos Close, Atlantic City Tries To Pivot Focus Elsewhere  |   

Thousands of employees lost their casino jobs with the closure of the Showboat and Revel casinos in Atlantic City. This is the latest development in a painful transition for Atlantic City, which faces greater competition for gamblers from neighboring states.

Golf Course Provides Oasis For Low-Income Kids  |   

All summer long, kids from a gritty neighborhood in Providence, R.I., have been escaping to a golf course and driving range carved out of a vacant lot. At Button Hole, a new generation is learning golf for a dollar a game.

40 Years After 'Working,' A View From The Driver's Seat  |   

Four decades after Studs Terkel's famous collection of oral histories was published, Radio Diaries revives one of his interviews with Helen Moog, an Ohio taxi driver and grandmother of five.

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