- Parks Officials Criticized On Wilderness Act's 50th
September 02 2014 6:09 PM
Environmental critics say the U.S. Congress and National Park Service aren't doing enough to protect national wilderness areas.
- Steven Sotloff Mourned On Twitter
September 02 2014 4:06 PM
Sotloff, 31, called himself a “stand-up philosopher from Miami," and was described as “selfless” by friends.
- Former US Senators Join Russian Bank As Lobbyists
September 02 2014 3:04 PM
Already targeted by sanctions from the Obama administration, a Russian bank has hired former Senators John Breaux and Trent Lott as lobbyists.
- How A Leak Killed A Chinese Superstar's Career
September 02 2014 1:57 PM
The recent massive leak of nude celebrity photos in the U.S. may sound familiar to Edison Chen, a Hong Kong singer who went from superstar to obscure after a 2008 leak.
- 'Republicans ... Worse Than ISIL': Dem Candidate
September 02 2014 1:50 PM
"I am not saying that the Republican Party is beheading people in the streets, obviously," Jesse 'JT' Smith clarified.
- US Cannot Verify Video Purporting To Show US Journalist Beheading
September 02 2014 1:45 PM
A White House spokesman told reporters that if there is such a video, it would be analyzed very carefully, adding that the administration's thoughts and prayers were with Steven Sotloff's family.
- Steven Joel Sotloff Beheaded By ISIS
September 02 2014 1:23 PM
American journalist Steven Joel Sotloff has been beheaded by ISIS, according to a nearly three-minute video that shows his death.
- US Airstrike Kills 6 Islamic Militants In Somalia
September 02 2014 10:03 AM
Members of the al Qaeda-linked group al-Shabab were killed, but it's unclear if leader Ahmed Abdi Godane was among them.
- Over 30 Teens Escape Nashville Detention Center
September 02 2014 9:12 AM
This is not the first time that this facility has had a escape. Just a few months ago there was a similar incident.
- Hillary Clinton's Super PAC Sending Surrogate To South Carolina
September 02 2014 8:53 AM
Former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm is going to represent Hillary Clinton at a South Carolina Democratic Party fundraiser later this month.
- UK Wrestles With Dilemma Of Returning Jihadis
September 02 2014 8:34 AM
The British government is examining ways to prevent returning Islamist fighters from re-entering the country.
- NATO To Build Up High Readiness Force
September 01 2014 5:35 PM
NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen says a build up of forces in Eastern Europe is necessary to guard against Russian aggression.
- Perry Distances Self From Tweet Mocking DA
September 01 2014 4:41 PM
Rick Perry distanced himself from a tweet sent from his verified account mocking the district attorney at the center of his indictment.
- All 25 Aboard Safe After Marine Chopper Crashes In Gulf Of Aden
September 01 2014 4:26 PM
The aircraft was attempting to land on the USS Mesa Verde at the time of the mishap, one report says.
- US Asks North Korea To Free Prisoners
September 01 2014 4:26 PM
The American prisoners say they don't know what charges they will face when their trial begins within a month.
- Federal Judge Temporarily Blocks Louisiana Abortion Law
August 31 2014 10:54 PM
A federal judge temporarily blocked a Louisiana law advocates say would likely have closed all five of the abortion clinics in the state.
- Obama Not Tough Enough On Foreign Policy, Poll Says
August 31 2014 10:04 PM
The Pew Research Center poll indicated 67 percent of Americans view ISIS as a major threat.
- McCain Urges Action To Stop Putin
August 31 2014 4:06 PM
Rep. Peter King says Putin has to know there's "a price to pay" for his actions in Ukraine.
- New Sanctions Anger Iranian Officials
August 31 2014 2:49 PM
Iranian officials condemned latest round of U.S. sanctions, saying they call talks on Iran's nuclear program into question.
- Amerli Seige Broken; 37 Die In Baghdad Bombing
August 31 2014 12:35 PM
Residents of Amerli had threatened mass suicide if Islamic State militants seized the town; in Baghdad 37 die in suicide bombing