Foreign Leaders Under Fire For Hosting Black Sites
December 11 2014 1:43 PM
The fallout of the CIA torture report continues to plague officials in countries that hosted "black site" detention facilities.
US Vetting 9,000 Syrian Refugees To Weed Out Jihadists
December 11 2014 1:32 PM
The U.S. is planning to finally let in thousands of Syrian refugees, but it won't be an easy process.
Bob Jones University's Sexual Abuse Disaster
December 11 2014 1:22 PM
An investigation into sexual abuse claims at Bob Jones University reported that the Christian college belittled and shamed victims.
Will The Government Shut Down Again?
December 11 2014 11:41 AM
Some Republicans don't think the budget bill punishes Obama enough, while Democrats are peeved about rollbacks to financial reform.
Ebola Vaccine Trial Halted
December 11 2014 11:09 AM
The human safety trial ended early after some patients receiving the experimental VSV-ZEBOV Ebola vaccine complained of joint pain.
A Beautiful Day To Clinch A Budget Deal
December 11 2014 10:47 AM
Time has run out to pass a $1.1 trillion spending bill, but Congress seems set to avoid another government shutdown. Here's why.
US Tried To Spark Uprising In Cuba Through Hip-Hop
December 11 2014 10:20 AM
A newly released report says that the unsuccessful program needlessly jeopardized young Cubans.
'A Sneak Attack' On Pension Laws
December 11 2014 9:16 AM
A massive pension fund run by Wall Street fuels the debate in Congress over cuts to retiree benefits.
Gambino Family Affiliate Arrested Over $1.25M Extortion For 30-Year-Old Debt
December 11 2014 9:04 AM
A man accused of extortion on behalf of the Gambino crime family was arrested in New York.
CIA Torture Has Made Terrorism Worse: UN
December 11 2014 8:57 AM
"Torture programs right after 9/11 have made the matter of terrorism worse," said Juan Mendez, the U.N.'s special rapporteur on torture.
Where 'I Can't Breathe' Meets 'I Don't Care'
December 11 2014 8:37 AM
You can teach cops the right way to tackle a suspect, but can you find a remedy for compassion-fatigue?
The Silence Of The Senate
December 11 2014 8:36 AM
The U.S. Senate's massive report on CIA torture contains not so much as one syllable of recommended reforms to the spy agency.
'I Think It Is A Terrible Report'
December 11 2014 8:16 AM
The former vice president criticized the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee as being politically motivated and an affront to the CIA.
Clinton Would Beat Christie In His Home State
December 11 2014 7:45 AM
New Jersey voters prefer Hillary Clinton to Chris Christie, 50 percent to 39 percent, according to a new poll.
Al Qaeda Affiliate Targets US Forces At Yemen Base
December 11 2014 7:10 AM
Ansar al-Shariah, an al Qaeda affiliate, reportedly claimed responsibility for the attack on Al Anad air base.
'Die-In' At London Mall, 76 Arrested
December 11 2014 3:19 AM
Protests over Eric Garner's chokehold death also continued across the United States, while California saw a fifth night of unrest on Wednesday.
Walmart Found Guilty Of Illegally Intimidating Workers
December 10 2014 11:35 PM
"If it were up to me, I'd shoot the union," a Walmart manager allegedly told a worker about OUR Walmart, a union-backed group.
First Openly Gay US Ambassador To Serve In Asia Sworn In
December 10 2014 9:18 PM
“Today, the LGBT community is embraced by the Foreign Service and well beyond,” John Kerry said at the swearing-in ceremony for Ted Osius III.
Rape Victim 'Retraumatized' By National Attention
December 10 2014 8:05 PM
"Jackie," the woman at the center of an alleged gang rape written about in Rolling Stone, has been threatened, her lawyer said.
MGM Grand Standoff Ends With Man's Suicide
December 10 2014 6:58 PM
A standoff at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas ended after a man apparently killed himself in his hotel room Wednesday, police said.