- 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.
- 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.