- 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.
- Muslim Cleric Claims ISIS Is Recruiting In Canada
August 23 2014 4:17 AM
The cleric said Islamist militants are recruiting Canadians and have issued death threats against him.
- US Protests 'Dangerous Intercept' Of Navy Plane By China Jet
August 23 2014 12:31 AM
The Chinese jet flew wingtip-to-wingtip with the U.S. plane, coming as close as 10 yards, and made multiple passes at the aircraft.
- Harry Reid Apologizes For Insensitive Remarks Toward Asians
August 22 2014 11:24 PM
The Senate Majority Leader acknowledged that his remarks "were in extremely poor taste."
- Meet The Woman ISIS Wanted To Trade For James Foley
August 22 2014 3:36 PM
Pakistani neuroscientist Aafia Siddiqui is one of the prisoners ISIS wanted released by the U.S. She is serving 86 years in a federal prison.
- Afghan Presidential Candidates Vow To Reverse Reporter's Expulsion
August 22 2014 10:54 AM
New York Times Afghanistan correspondent Matthew Rosenberg was forced to leave the country after officials were angered by his reporting.
- Scott Brown In Dead Heat Against US Sen. Jeanne Shaheen
August 22 2014 10:18 AM
Political analysts say national politics are pulling Scott Brown closer to incumbent Sen. Jeanne Shaheen.
- ISIS vs. US And Assad?
August 22 2014 9:27 AM
Some foreign policy experts are calling on the White House to align with Syrian President Bashar Assad against ISIS.
- Microsoft's $29 Billion Tax Dodge
August 22 2014 9:26 AM
In an SEC filing, the software giant reveals how much U.S. taxpayers are losing from the company's use of offshore subsidiaries.
- Can Hillary Clinton Win This Time?
August 22 2014 9:19 AM
The "inevitability" talk surrounding Hillary Clinton and the 2016 race mirrors her 2008 campaign. Will the result be any different?
- Obama's Golf Round After James Foley Statement Criticized
August 22 2014 7:56 AM
Pictures of a smiling Obama golfing and a grieving Foley family don't look good, political observers say.
- NYers Could Get Email Alerts About Gun-Offender Neighbors
August 22 2014 3:55 AM
A bill under consideration in New York's City Council would make the state's gun-offender database searchable to the public.
- Kidnappers Intended To Keep Amish Girls As 'Slaves': Detective
August 22 2014 2:26 AM
A detective testified that abductors released the girls after becoming alarmed at the news reports about their abduction.
- US Bombs ISIS Fighters In Northern Iraq
August 22 2014 2:10 AM
The air raids followed President Obama’s statement from Wednesday that attacks against ISIS would continue.
- Ferguson Residents Call For Lasting Change As Protests Wind Down
August 22 2014 1:24 AM
The end of protests and tear gas is a good thing, but residents are calling for lasting change.