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List charts college Class of 2016 culture, from digital to politicalupdated: Tue Aug 21 2012 08:11:00

For incoming college freshmen this fall, former President Bill Clinton is an elder statesman and exposed bra straps have always been a fashion statement, not a wardrobe malfunction, according to the Beloit College Mindset List for the Class of 2016.

Afghan school poisonings an omen?updated: Wed May 30 2012 09:16:00

Afghan schoolgirls sit in the spotlight as their classrooms face alleged poison attacks in the north and threats from insurgents in the south. Questions surround the shadowy incidents, which come at a fragile time in the country's transition. And in many ways, as goes girls' education, so goes the country's procession toward progress.

Albright, World War II hero among 13 to receive Presidential Medal of Freedomupdated: Tue May 29 2012 16:05:00

The first woman to serve as U.S. Secretary of State and a Polish officer who provided some of the first accounts of the Holocaust are among 13 people who will be honored with the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Tuesday.

Obama honors Medal of Freedom recipientsupdated: Tue May 29 2012 16:05:00

President Obama honors Medal of Freedom recipients including Bob Dylan, Pat Summitt, Madeleine Albright and 10 others.

Why does Warren Buffett still have a 'secretary'?updated: Thu Apr 12 2012 15:13:00

If the word "secretary" doesn't conjure up an image for you, just run a quick Google Image search.

Geraldine Ferraro in her own wordsupdated: Thu Mar 31 2011 16:26:00

I had the great pleasure to know Geraldine Ferraro, the first female major party vice presidential nominee, who died Saturday.

Albright recalls feisty friend Ferraroupdated: Thu Mar 31 2011 14:24:00

Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright talks with CNN's Don Lemon about her close friend Geraldine Ferraro.

Albright: Egypt almost in a new eraupdated: Sun Feb 06 2011 13:46:00

Former Secy. of State Madeleine Albright says that the U.S. "cannot micromanage" the transition in Egypt.

Vice Guide to North Koreaupdated: Mon Feb 15 2010 01:22:00

Getting into North Korea was one of the weirdest processes VBS has ever dealt with. After we went back and forth with their representatives for months, they finally said they were going to allow 16 journalists to come and cover the Arirang Mass Games in Pyongyang. Just before our departure, they suddenly said, "No, nobody can come." Then they said, "OK, OK, you can come. But only as tourists." But they already knew we were journalists, and over there if you get caught being a journalist when you're supposed to be a tourist you go to jail. We don't like jail. And we're willing to bet we'd hate jail in North Korea.

Kim Jong-il wants'respect'updated: Tue Apr 07 2009 12:20:00

Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright speaks to CNN's Carol Costello about North Korea's missile launch.

Albright: North Korean leader wants respectupdated: Tue Apr 07 2009 12:20:00

Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright said Tuesday that North Korean leader Kim Jong-Il is using his claims of a successful rocket launch to shore up his political strength within his country.

Albright on Clinton, Obamaupdated: Fri Jan 23 2009 20:49:00

American Morning's Kiran Chetry speaks to former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright about Clinton's new job.

People.com: Beyoncé, Bruce Springsteen Sing Out at Obama Inaugural Celebrationupdated: Tue Jan 20 2009 07:38:00

Sheryl Crow, U2 and Garth Brooks offer inspirational performances on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial

Albright's advice for Obamaupdated: Tue Dec 09 2008 18:02:00

Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright is calling for early action in preventing genocide.

Clinton, Rice break bread, discuss top diplomatic jobupdated: Tue Dec 09 2008 18:02:00

Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice invited the woman set to replace her as the nation's top diplomat, Sen. Hillary Clinton, to dinner Monday night, a State Department spokesman said.

Zakaria: President-elect won't have much time to celebrateupdated: Fri Oct 31 2008 15:38:00

Trailing in the polls, Sen. John McCain will travel to seven states in one day as his presidential campaign enters its final hours, the Republican nominee's campaign manager announced Friday.

Zakaria GPS Commentary 1031updated: Fri Oct 31 2008 15:38:00

Fareed Zakaria discusses why, despite the economic crisis, we should remain optimistic.

Albright weighs inupdated: Thu Oct 30 2008 23:37:00

Madeleine Albright talks to CNN's Campbell Brown about the presidential race and why she thinks Obama is the right choice.

Albright: New president faces international troublesupdated: Thu Oct 30 2008 23:37:00

The next U.S. president will inherit a world of trouble, not least of all the global financial crisis, former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright said Thursday.

Ex-secretaries of state share advice for next presidentupdated: Tue Sep 16 2008 18:11:00

Five former secretaries of state from both parties Monday discussed how they would advise the next president on a wide range of foreign policy, including relations with Russia, Iran and the Middle East.

Ex-Cabinet officials to co-chair task force to prevent genocideupdated: Tue Nov 13 2007 16:20:00

Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and former Secretary of Defense William Cohen announced Tuesday they will co-chair a task force to develop guidelines to help future U.S. governments deal with genocide.

Albright: Ignore religion 'at our own peril'updated: Mon Aug 20 2007 21:07:00

As U.S. secretary of state under former President Clinton, Madeleine Albright invested long hours in the Middle East peace process. She wrote about the relationship between politics and religion in her 2006 book, "The Mighty and the Almighty."

A new member of New York's finestupdated: Tue Jul 24 2007 06:35:00

Among the New York Police Academy's new graduates is Long Island native Cheryl Walter.

One of New York's new finestupdated: Tue Jul 24 2007 06:35:00

One of New York's new finest

Time.com: What's the Story With Hillary's Storyupdated: Mon Jul 16 2007 13:20:00

In the debut of Rhetoric Watch, two speechwriters find a familiar chord in a much-used Clinton anecdote

Shortcuts: Writing an autobiographyupdated: Mon Oct 16 2006 05:18:00

Following the recent publication of "In the Line of Fire," the autobiography of President Pervez Musharraf of Pakistan, here's some advice on penning your own life story.

Protesters around world plead: Intervene in Darfurupdated: Sun Sep 17 2006 16:36:00

Tens of thousands of demonstrators in cities around the world on Sunday demanded action to stop the killing in Darfur, Sudan.

Clinton blasts 9/11 film, amid report of changesupdated: Fri Sep 08 2006 07:44:00

Former President Bill Clinton called for ABC to "tell the truth" in an upcoming miniseries about the events leading up to the 9/11 attacks.

CNNMoney: Scholastic squashes 'The Path to 9/11' guideupdated: Thu Sep 07 2006 16:52:00

Children's publishing company Scholastic said that it is removing materials from its Web site originally created for use in conjunction with ABC's "The Path to 9/11" amid growing controversy over the docudrama.

Growing up in San Francisco was a treatupdated: Fri Apr 07 2006 12:05:00

Much to my chagrin, the neighborhood I grew up in, Glen Park, was one that nobody had ever heard of. Everyone from my classmates to taxi drivers would all ask the same question: Is that in San Francisco? At which point, I'd defensively mutter something about how there's even a BART station there! One of only eight subway stops in the city! For the record, it's just over the hill from Noe Valley and next to the Mission District.

Profiles in Women's Historyupdated: Tue Feb 28 2006 14:59:00

The following profiles feature prominent women in the fields of politics, law, sports, science and business.

Then & Now: Madeleine Albrightupdated: Mon Aug 01 2005 09:19:00

Determined and quick witted, Madeleine Albright, the daughter of a Czech diplomat who fled the Nazis, made her mark on world politics as the first U.S. female secretary of state in 1997 and continues to work on a global scale with her business consulting firm.

Overshadowed by Iraqupdated: Tue Sep 21 2004 14:05:00

Iraq has stolen the headlines again.

Five questions with former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright updated: Thu Jul 29 2004 19:18:00

In January 1997, the daughter of a Czechoslovakian diplomat, Madeleine Albright became the first woman to hold the post of U.S. secretary of state, serving in the second Clinton administration. Albright previously served as the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.

Blog, Day 1: Monday, July 26, 2004updated: Mon Jul 26 2004 12:31:00

Posted: 11:24 p.m. ET From Todd Leopold, CNN.com

Albright: Bush needs 'more specifics in his plan'updated: Mon May 24 2004 21:27:00

Monday evening President Bush outlined to the American people his plan for transitioning Iraq into a free and democratic nation.

Missed opportunityupdated: Tue Mar 23 2004 17:29:00

Tuesday's testimony before the 9/11 commission revealed a previously unknown opportunity in 1999 to kill Osama bin Laden in Afghanistan.

Albright: U.S. unpopularity a 'gift' to al Qaedaupdated: Tue Mar 23 2004 12:08:00

Madeleine Albright, U.S. secretary of state during President Clinton's second term, testified Tuesday before the commission investigating the September 11, 2001, attacks.

Bush, Clinton figures defend terrorism policiesupdated: Tue Mar 23 2004 07:19:00

The top military and diplomatic leaders of the Clinton and Bush administrations were grilled Tuesday by members of the commission investigating the government's antiterror policies before the attacks of September 11, 2001 brought unprecedented destruction and death to the American homeland.

Public hearings set for 9/11 panelupdated: Fri Mar 05 2004 14:52:00

The independent commission investigating the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks will begin holding public hearings March 23, its spokesman said Friday.

Fortune: A Mideast Marshall Plan?updated: Mon Oct 28 2002 00:01:00

Jack Kemp and Madeleine Albright disagree about almost everything. Kemp, who was Bob Dole's running mate in the 1996 presidential race against Bill Clinton, leans right, while Albright, who was Cli...

Fortune: Four Months Ago This Image Was The Most Frightening Symbol Of The Perils of Globalization Can governments, companies, and yes, tupdated: Mon Nov 26 2001 00:01:00

Business conferences don't achieve real status these days, it seems, unless they attract throngs of rock-throwing, meat-eschewing, puppet-wielding antiglobalization protesters. And on the face of i...

Fortune: 11 Takes On Terror We asked our cover subjects for their reactions to the WTC disaster.updated: Mon Nov 26 2001 00:01:00

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Fortune: Mr. Envelopes speaks out, integrity in Tennessee, insensitive Ann Landers, and other matters. A POLITICIAN'S LAMENTupdated: Mon Aug 23 1993 00:01:00

Sitting at the PC, one calls up the Lexis directory, selects Nexis as the database one most yearns to search, then hovers over any number of news stories and cackles triumphantly if and when the fa...

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