42 Years Ago Today, Supreme Court Defended Abortion Rights
January 22 2015 8:02 AM
"There are times when an abortion is necessary. I know that. When you have a black and a white," former U.S. President Richard Nixon said.
Images From 1960 To Now Show Changes In Cuban-American Diplomacy
January 22 2015 7:59 AM
On Wednesday, American and Cuban leaders met in Havana for the first high-profile gathering in decades.
US-Led Airstrikes 'Devastating’ ISIS
January 22 2015 6:40 AM
Stuart Jones, the U.S. ambassador to Iraq, said that over 6,000 ISIS fighters have been killed in U.S.-led airstrikes in Iraq and Syria.
India Asks Refiners To Cut Iran Oil Imports Ahead Of Obama Visit: Report
January 22 2015 5:44 AM
India's imports from Iran rose 41 percent to 250,200 bpd in April-December compared with the same period a year ago.
Drone Carrying Methamphetamine Crashes In Mexican Border Town
January 22 2015 2:50 AM
U.S. law enforcement said that this incident is not the first time that drug smugglers have employed drones in an attempt to transport narcotics.
NY Assembly Speaker Could Face Arrest: Report
January 22 2015 2:35 AM
The corruption charges against Sheldon Silver are believed to be related to undisclosed payments he received from a Manhattan law firm.
Donetsk Shelling Kills 13
January 22 2015 1:33 AM
Despite peace talks in Berlin on Wednesday, Ukrainian military forces and pro-Russian rebels continued to clash near Luhansk.
Darren Wilson May Not Face Civil Rights Charges
January 22 2015 12:44 AM
The FBI's probe into Michael Brown's shooting death found no evidence to support the charges against Wilson, The New York Times reported.
'Network Outage' Hits Senate Email, Websites
January 21 2015 10:20 PM
The Senate's Sergeant-At-Arms said that the cause of the outage had been identified, and work was going on to repair the system.
House GOP Pulls Abortion Bill
January 21 2015 10:10 PM
The bill had faced opposition from Republican women.
Newtown Authorities Vote To Raze Sandy Hook Killer's House
January 21 2015 9:50 PM
Victims' families and local residents had urged authorities to tear down Adam Lanza's home, after the town took ownership of it last year.
More Measles Cases Traced To Disneyland
January 21 2015 9:31 PM
The measles outbreak has so far spread to four U.S. states and Mexico.
Obama's Trip To India 'Hugely Symbolic'
January 21 2015 8:19 PM
President Obama's historic visit could set the tone for increased cooperation between the U.S. and India on a number of global objectives.
Guantanamo Bay Commander Relieved Of Duty
January 21 2015 7:17 PM
The announcement follows a unsolved death on the base and President Obama's pledge to close the war-on-terror detention facility.
Christopher Lee Cornell Indicted In Alleged Capitol Bomb Plot
January 21 2015 6:37 PM
The Ohio native, also known as Raheel Mahrus Ubaydah, faces at least 40 years in prison on charges stemming from an alleged plot to bomb the U.S. Capitol.
State Of The Union Audience Got Smaller, As Twitter Chatter Spiked
January 21 2015 6:15 PM
Ratings for Obama's speech were down about 5 percent this year, even as social media around the annual event skyrocketed.
Climate Change Is 'Not A Hoax'
January 21 2015 6:05 PM
Senators voted 98-1 Wednesday to pass an amendment declaring climate change to be real, yet Republicans remained conflicted about the cause.
Free Community College Could Help Hispanics
January 21 2015 4:01 PM
Community college is already popular with Hispanic students looking to save money. Obama's plan could increase access even more.
Boehner To Netanyahu: Talk To Us (Never Mind Obama)
January 21 2015 3:55 PM
By inviting the Israeli leader to address Congress next month, Boehner highlights the rift over Obama's Iran outreach.
Oklahoma Pastors Wear Hoodies To Church To Protest Proposed Ban
January 21 2015 3:53 PM
“If the church is not leading the struggle for change, then that means the church has been co-opted by society," a preacher said.