Marco Rubio Attacks Rand Paul On Cuba
December 19 2014 11:33 AM
Rubio's assertion that Paul "has no idea what he's talking about" on Cuba is the latest spat between the rival GOP senators.
Methodist Church That Fired Gay Choir Director Shuts Down
December 19 2014 11:02 AM
An Indiana church lost 80 percent of its members after its gay choir director was fired from his position.
Obama Facing The Press; Watch Live Stream Here
December 19 2014 10:41 AM
The president is expected to take questions on Cuba, immigration and the Sony hack.
Obama's College Ratings Framework Criticized
December 19 2014 8:42 AM
The government will look at 11 factors, including how many students get Pell Grants and how many are the first in their families to go to college.
Obama The First Latino President?
December 19 2014 8:37 AM
“When I reflect on the breadth and depth of what he has done for Latinos, it really makes him ... the first Latino president,” one person said.
Identity Of Spy Freed In US-Cuba Deal Revealed: Reports
December 19 2014 5:30 AM
President Barack Obama described him as "one of the most important intelligence agents that the United States has ever had in Cuba."
US Marine, Charged With Killing Transgender Filipino, Appears In Court
December 19 2014 2:24 AM
Joseph Scott Pemberton has been charged with the murder of Jeffrey Laude, who was found dead in a hotel in northwest of Manila.
Iraqi Kurds Claim ISIS' Mount Sinjar Siege Broken
December 19 2014 1:17 AM
The latest claim by the Kurds comes when U.S. officials said that air strikes had killed three top ISIS leaders in Iraq earlier this week.
US Backed Secret Talks To Secure Hostage Release: Report
December 18 2014 10:37 PM
An investigation by the Guardian has revealed that al Qaeda-linked clerics attempted to secure the release of Peter Kassig from ISIS.
How Hackers Gained Access To Sony's Network
December 18 2014 7:14 PM
Investigators don't think it was an inside job, and they're prepared to blame North Korea.
Secret Service Is Stretched 'Beyond Its Limits'
December 18 2014 5:45 PM
A lack of leadership, training, staff and resources were among issues cited in an independent report on the elite agency.
US Airstrikes Killed Top ISIS Leaders
December 18 2014 5:16 PM
"Several" ISIS leaders were killed in U.S. airstrikes in Iraq this month, the Pentagon said. News reports have named three.
North Korea Cyberwarfare A Big Danger, Says Ex-CIA Officer
December 18 2014 4:57 PM
A 20-year CIA veteran said the regime “has around 3,000 cyberwarriors in various units of the North Korean army.”
US, Cuba Artists Foresee More Cultural Exchanges
December 18 2014 4:21 PM
The U.S.-Cuban rapprochement means less paperwork, longer visits and less stringent financial requirements for artists' visits.
Obama Signs Bill To Give Ukraine Military Aid
December 18 2014 4:03 PM
The White House does not have immediate plans to impose the sanctions the law authorizes.
Will Marijuana Black Markets Still Thrive?
December 18 2014 3:42 PM
Supporters insist that government-regulated pot will drive customers to legal retailers and away from the black markets.
The FARC Declares Cease-Fire As Colombian President Hails US-Cuba Deal
December 18 2014 3:41 PM
As President Obama announced a new US-Cuba policy, the FARC rebel group declared a ceasefire with the Colombian government.
Pro-Cop Rally Planned For NYC
December 18 2014 2:51 PM
About 1,000 people plan to attend Friday's #ThankyouNYPD Rally, and 500 may be protesting it.
Sony Hack A ‘Serious National Security Matter’
December 18 2014 2:36 PM
The hacking attack against Sony Pictures that led the studio to cancel the theatrical release of "The Interview" is a "serious national security matter," the White House said Thursday.
Chicago Mayor Says Ethics Laws Don't Apply To Financial Firms
December 18 2014 2:12 PM
Rahm Emanuel's administration tries to prevent a probe of campaign cash he got from firms managing city pension money.