January 10, 2014 Issue

Cover story U.S.
This year, Western troops will withdraw from Afghanistan after 13 years of war. Here's what they leave behind

Final Frontier

The border that set off WWII is crumbling as Poles and Germans forget the past
In Focus

Egypt Votes on New Constitution

An Egyptian woman holds a poster with a picture of Egypt's Defense Minister, Gen. Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, as she waits to vote in the country's constitutional referendum in Cairo, Egypt, Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014.
Launch Slideshow 5 PHOTOS


Wiping out bad memories isn't an option, but you can soften the blow they deliver