- Obama Back From Heavily Criticized Vacation
August 25 2014 9:16 AM
The president spent two weeks in Martha's Vineyard as American journalist James Foley was beheaded and the situation in Ferguson unraveled.
- Christie Pension Strategy Yields Handsome Returns — For Wall Street
August 25 2014 8:16 AM
The New Jersey governor's pension investment strategy has been a jackpot for financial firms, but it has lost taxpayers big money.
- Japan Considering Unapproved Ebola Drug In Special Circumstances
August 25 2014 1:40 AM
Japan’s Fujifilm and its U.S. partner MediVector plan to use the drug in the fight against Ebola.
- Family Of Peter Theo Curtis Grateful For Release
August 24 2014 10:13 PM
The family of Peter Theo Curtis says it is unaware of the circumstances surrounding his release.
- Report: British Intelligence Has Identified 'Jihadi John'
August 24 2014 7:11 PM
Report says the family of a key suspect in the beheading of James Foley lives in a tony section of London.
- US Journalist Reportedly Freed From Captivity In Syria
August 24 2014 2:08 PM
Al-Jazeera reports Peter Theo Curtis, an American journalist, was freed after being kidnapped near Syria two years ago.
- Identity Of Foley Killer Close, UK Ambassador Says
August 24 2014 1:06 PM
U.S. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., calls James Foley beheading a turning point.
- More Than 50,000 Without Power In Wake Of California Earthquake
August 24 2014 7:23 AM
There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries, although authorities said aftershocks are expected.
- Newspaper Claims James Foley's Killer Identified By UK Intelligence
August 24 2014 6:45 AM
Still to be independently confirmed, the report states MI5 and MI6 know the identity of the man who killed the journalist.
- Obama Sending White House Aides To Michael Brown Funeral
August 24 2014 1:55 AM
Those attending on behalf of the White House include the chairman of the My Brother's Keeper task force.
- Texas Police Chief Gunned Down During Traffic Stop
August 24 2014 1:06 AM
Michael Pimentel died of multiple gunshot wounds suffered in a confrontation with a motorist shortly before noon in Elmendorf, Texas.
- China Executes Eight Uighur Muslims For Terrorism
August 23 2014 11:21 PM
Authorities say three of those put to death were behind October's attack in Tiananmen Square.
- UN Seeks 'Immediate Action' For Iraqis 'Besieged' By Islamic State
August 23 2014 11:04 PM
The group has cut off an entire town from food, water and medicine, the U.N. says.
- Obama Wants Review Of Police Getting Military Surplus
August 23 2014 8:32 PM
Pentagon program started for "War on Drugs," ramped up during the "War on Terror."
- China Blames US For 'Dangerous' Jet Encounter
August 23 2014 5:52 PM
Beijing says the US is to blame for the encounter.
- Foley Parents Watched Execution Video
August 23 2014 5:32 PM
John Foley said they never realized just "how brutal" the Islamic State militants were.
- Syrian Nonprofit Group Holds Vigil For James Foley
August 23 2014 4:34 PM
NuDay Syria organized the Boston event to honor the slain journalist's belief in freedom for the Syrian people.
- US Compiling Targeting Info On ISIS After 'Terrorist Attack'
August 23 2014 11:58 AM
Americans remain in Islamic State custody as U.S. considers striking ISIS strongholds in Syria.
- Whites Dominate Michael Brown Shooting Grand Jury
August 23 2014 6:16 AM
Other details about the grand jury could be released by Judge Carolyn Whittington at a hearing Monday.
- Costa Rica To Probe Covert US Anti-Cuba Program
August 23 2014 4:42 AM
The U.S. reportedly sent Venezuelans, Costa Ricans and Peruvians to Cuba through a state-funded program aimed to topple Cuba’s government.