After 11 years of war, an AP count shows the U.S. military death toll in Afghanistan has reached 2,000. The AP's Sagar Meghani tells the story of one soldier killed there, and the woman who had planned on spending her life with him. (Sept. 30)
Patrick: I'm a democrat, but even I can acknowledge John McCain as a bona fide hero who has spent his life in service to this country. How anyone can hurl such awful comments at this man while supporting a draft-dodging billionaire adulterer who has probably never worked an honest day in his life is beyond me. Get well soon Senator McCain!