The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usSat, 29 Nov 2014 01:17:05 EDTSat, 29 Nov 2014 01:17:05 EDT East won't change to numerous Internet and newspaper articles, when the U.S. pulls out of Afghanistan at the end of this year, 10,000 troops will remain, some say for two years, others say 10 years, supposedly for security and stabilit.Sat, 29 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTUS must stop bullying Cuba letter to the editor appeared in the Nov. 13 Mirror blaming all of Cuba's economic problems on a lack of free enterprise.Fri, 28 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTThere's no debate on educating public health Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services is currently asking for public comment on how we spend taxpayer money to deal with the consequences of poor choices.Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTPolitical mission's obstacles New York Times recently ran an op-ed column calling for the end of midterm elections.Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTNo substitute for Thanksgiving November 1996 we were living in Pittsburgh. However, at a Penn State football game, I surprised my wife, Sandy, by telling her that we would be flying to Scotland in two days along with our daughter, Am.Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDT