• Boston bomb

    Inside The Boston Marathon Bombs [PHOTOS]

    Investigators said the bombs used in the attack at the Boston Marathon Monday were made from pressure cookers filled with metal, nails and ball bearings.
  • U.S. President Barack Obama

    Obama Backs Treatment of Soldier in Wikileaks Case, Critic Resigns

    President Barack Obama on Friday defended the military's treatment of a soldier accused of leaking classified State Department cables which have been released by whistleblower site Wikileaks, as a key State Department official resigned on Sunday after criticizing the military.
  • Daniel Patrick Boyd is escorted into the Wake County Public Safety Center after appearing at a detention hearing at the Terry Sanford Federal Building and Courthouse in Raleigh North Carolina August 4, 2009.

    North Carolina man trained in Pak pleads guilty to 'jihad' charges

    Daniel Patrick Boyd, a U.S. citizen and resident of North Carolina, has pleaded guilty in a federal court to charges of conspiracy to provide material support to terrorists and conspiracy to murder, kidnap, maim, and injure persons in a foreign country, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) said.
  • Lustron Homes: Magnetic Appeal

    These factory-built homes, which peaked in popularity after World War II, are made completely of metal - from their roof tiles to their interior walls.