- How China Can Help The US Understand Africa
August 04 2014 6:26 PM
As Obama hosts a summit of nearly 50 African heads of state in Washington, China's approach to the continent gives a useful template of action.
- US Plan For Cuba: Young Latin Americans To Foment Revolution
August 04 2014 3:52 PM
From the Bay of Pigs invasion to ZunZuneo, covert U.S. plots to foment revolution in Cuba have failed.
- James Brady, Former White House Press Secretary, Dies At 73
August 04 2014 2:52 PM
Brady, paralyzed in the 1981 Reagan assassination attempt, was the namesake of a 1993 bill that requires waiting periods and background checks.
- Chinese Factory Explosion: How It Affects GM
August 04 2014 2:10 PM
China’s worst factory accident in 13 months has General Motors -- the country’s second-largest foreign automaker -- looking for new suppliers.
- The War That Almost Wasn't: 50 Years After The Gulf Of Tonkin Incident
August 04 2014 1:30 PM
An incident that probably didn't happen set in motion America's involvement in the Vietnam War.
- EU Looks To Buy Out Russian Contract For French Warships
August 04 2014 10:26 AM
France's plans to deliver two warships to Russia may change after pressure from the U.S. and EU to punish Russia over Ukraine.
- Japan, US To Partner On 'Space Force' To Protect Satellites
August 04 2014 8:33 AM
Units from Japan’s Air Self-Defense Force are currently being considered by the defense ministry to make up parts of the new space force.
- US Hopes To Counter China's Influence In Africa With Landmark Summit
August 04 2014 2:35 AM
The U.S. is set to announce nearly $1 billion in business deals and $60 million a year for peacekeeping training during the US-Africa summit.
- Book Says Biden Likes To Swim Nude
August 03 2014 7:19 PM
Secret Service agents reportedly don't like to be on Biden's detail.
- US Spy Plane Chased By Russian Fighter Jet: Report
August 03 2014 6:32 PM
The American spy plane was presumably collecting information on the Russian military after the MH17 crash.
- King Says Impeachment May Be In Order
August 03 2014 6:22 PM
King accuses Obama of pushing country toward constitutional crisis.
- Romney Still Top Republican Candidate
August 03 2014 1:43 PM
“There is a movement afoot," to make Romney 2016 happen.
- NSA Not Only Agency Tapping Phones
August 03 2014 11:20 AM
Intelligence sources claim Mossad intercepted John Kerry's calls during peace talks earlier this year.
- California Wildfires Lead Governor To Declare State Of Emergency
August 03 2014 2:56 AM
The California wildfires that have burned thousands of acres prompted Gov. Jerry Brown to issue an emergency proclamation.
- California Revises Policies On Mentally Ill Inmates
August 02 2014 11:17 PM
California's correction officers will soon have special training as part of an initiative to improve the treatment of mentally ill inmates.
- US Army Getting Improved Camo Uniforms
August 02 2014 7:07 PM
The Army has introduced a new camouflage pattern that has been tested to improve soldier concealment.
- NJ Babysitter Passes Out Before Drunk Driving Accident
August 02 2014 7:05 PM
Susan Profido-Gibson is being held for drunk driving and endangering a child after getting drunk while working as a nanny.
- A Look At President Obama Over The Past 10 Years
August 02 2014 6:12 PM
President Obama has a demanding job. Over the years, his changing physical appearance has been the topic of many discussions.
- Obama Defends Handling Of Gaza And Ukraine Conflicts
August 02 2014 3:30 AM
A U.S.-backed cease-fire in Gaza broke down about 90 minutes after it became effective Friday.
- Israel's Iron Dome To Get $225M In US Funds
August 02 2014 2:57 AM
A bill calling for $225 million to replenish Israel's missile-defense system is being sent to President Barack Obama for signing into law.