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Falklands War

The Falklands: From Obscurity to Prosperity

Llewellyn King | Posted 12.13.2016 | World
Llewellyn King

These islands, where the weather in summer is as bleak as it is in winter and where the only constant is the wind, aren't easy to love. It's a climate so perverse that it can rain, turn sunny, rain again, turn cold and rain all over again in the same day.

Gabriel Arana

Bill O'Reilly Lied About Rescuing Me in Buenos Aires, Says CBS Cameraman | Gabriel Arana | Posted 03.31.2015 | Media

Accused of lying on multiple occasions about his reporting experiences, Bill O’Reilly has maintained that “everything I’ve said about my reporto...

Bill O'Reilly's Cameraman in Argentina Comes Forward, Says Fox Host Is Lying

Posted 03.30.2015 | Media

Fox News host Bill O'Reilly continues to insist that he never misrepresented or embellished his wartime reporting experiences and other previous episo...

Gabriel Arana

Fox News Doesn't Care If Bill O'Reilly Is A Liar | Gabriel Arana | Posted 03.05.2015 | Media

Of all the allegations levied at Bill O’Reilly, the most compelling -- the most difficult to wave away -- is his claim to have witnessed the suicide...

Jackson Connor

Here's Every Claim Made Against O'Reilly So Far | Jackson Connor | Posted 02.27.2015 | Media

The list of accusations leveled at Bill O'Reilly grows by the day. What began as a probe into the veracity of the Fox News host's war reporting exp...

Bill O'Reilly Continues To Go On The Offensive Against Mother Jones 'Hit Job'

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 02.24.2015 | Media

Bill O'Reilly is not backing down. Monday night on "The O'Reilly Factor," the Fox News host invited former NBC News Miami bureau chief Don Browne ...

Williams vs. O'Reilly

Neal Wooten | Posted 04.25.2015 | Media
Neal Wooten

As to the question if there is a difference in the Williams incident and the O'Reilly incident, the answer is -- yes. And it can be summed up in one word: character.

Former Colleague Disputes Bill O'Reilly's Account Of Injured Cameraman

HuffPost Live | Kira Brekke | Posted 02.23.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

In addition to attacking Fox News correspondent Bill O'Reilly's claims that he reported in a "war zone" in the Falklands, former CBS News reporter Eri...

O'Reilly, Williams and Real War Correspondents

Jon Soltz | Posted 04.25.2015 | Media
Jon Soltz

So many war correspondents are similar to the many men and women in uniform, who work hard, do their jobs, and even perform acts of heroism, that you'll never hear about, and who never go around bragging, seeking recognition. Then, we have Bill O'Reilly.

Bill O'Reilly's Former Colleague Calls Him Out For 'Fabrication' Of Falklands War Story

The Huffington Post | Gabriel Arana | Posted 02.23.2015 | Media

A former colleague of Bill O'Reilly accused the Fox News host on Sunday of embellishing his war reporting experience in Argentina after the Falklands ...

Gabriel Arana

O'Reilly Indeed Embellishing War Reporting Experience, Says CBS Colleague | Gabriel Arana | Posted 02.22.2015 | Media

Buenos Aires was neither a “war zone” nor a “combat situation” after Argentina surrendered to Britain in the Falklands War, says one of Bill O...

Conservative Radio Host Interrogates Bill O'Reilly On War Reporting

The Huffington Post | Gabriel Arana | Posted 02.27.2015 | Media

Fox News host Bill O'Reilly, appearing on the "Hugh Hewitt Show" on Friday, once again denied accusations that he lied about reporting from a war zone...

Gabriel Arana

Bill O'Reilly Accused Of Lying About His War Experience | Gabriel Arana | Posted 02.27.2015 | Media

Perhaps Fox News host Bill O'Reilly feels even more sympathy for NBC's Brian Williams now that O'Reilly, too, has been accused of overplaying his batt...

Ascension Island, a Burnt Volcanic Cinder in the Vast South Atlantic: Getting Really, Truly, Terminally Away From It All on the Looney Front (Part 1)

Mike Arkus | Posted 01.31.2015 | Travel
Mike Arkus

A 34-square-mile speck of 44 lava, ash and cinder cones lost in the middle of the South Atlantic, eight degrees south of the Equator, 900 miles from Africa and 1,400 miles from South America, it would be harder to find a more remote get-away than Ascension Island.

Just How Many Americans Actually Retiree Abroad?

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 08.05.2013 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

How many American retirees live overseas? Why is it nearly impossible to come up with real numbers? One reason has to do with deciding who is an American.

The Irony Lady: In Defense of Margaret Thatcher...

Martin Lewis | Posted 06.08.2013 | World
Martin Lewis

The world's heart is heavy as we have learned of the death of the most brilliant leader the world has even known - the blessed Margaret. It was the saintly Margaret who rescued Britain from its dire position at the end of the 1970s and restored it to its former glory.

PHOTOS: Revisiting War In The Falkland Islands

Rachel Dickinson | Posted 06.03.2012 | Travel
Rachel Dickinson

The more I got to know Stanley -- and the Falkland Islands -- the more I was convinced that I was looking at a place more British than Britain.

Falklands Flare Up -- Could a New Oil Find Re-Ignite an Old Conflict?

John C.K. Daly | Posted 04.24.2012 | World
John C.K. Daly

News that the Falklands' oil industry could potentially be worth $180 billion in royalties and taxes has reignited the smoldering diplomatic dispute between London and Buenos Aires.

Don't Cry for Argentina?

Daniel Bruno Sanz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Daniel Bruno Sanz

After nearly a decade of depression, recession and resurrection, Argentina wants to retire its remaining unpaid debt at about 50 cents on the dollar and rejoin world financial markets.

Falkland Islands Issue May Divide UK And US

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

By Matthew Hart LONDON, United Kingdom -- The "special relationship" between Britain and the United States has come under scrutiny here recently beca...