Zimmerman Won't Face Civil Rights Charges In Unarmed Teen's Death
February 24 2015 1:56 PM EST
The Justice Department confirms Zimmerman won't face federal civil rights charges in the 2012 death of Trayvon Martin.
Sharpton Says He Isn't Exploiting Garner's Death
February 24 2015 12:56 PM EST
Sharpton said his attackers have tried and failed to divide him from the victims' families that he has supported during his career.
Texas Senator Ted Cruz Opposes Loretta Lynch In New Op-Ed
February 24 2015 9:09 AM EST
Senator Ted Cruz said Lynch has not shown how she would be substantially different from current Attorney General Eric Holder.
Americans Want To Make Measles Shots Mandatory In US: Poll
February 24 2015 8:21 AM EST
The survey was conducted in the middle of a national measles outbreak that has infected 154 people in 2015.
US Court Fines Palestinian Groups For Decade-Old Attacks In Israel
February 24 2015 6:04 AM EST
The two cases, which deal with attacks in Israel during the Second Intifada, had been the subject of a long legal dispute over jurisdiction.
Mossad, Netanyahu Disagreed Over Iran's Nuclear Program: Report
February 24 2015 4:05 AM EST
In 2012, Israel's prime minister had warned the U.N. that Iran had completed 70 percent of its "plans to build a nuclear weapon."
Snowden In Reddit Q&A After 'Citizenfour' Oscar Win
February 23 2015 11:50 PM EST
The NSA leaker and subject of an Oscar-winning documentary took part in a revealing Q&A.
US Appoints Its First Global LGBT Envoy
February 23 2015 10:41 PM EST
Berry has been a longtime foreign service officer whose posts have included Bangladesh, Egypt, Uganda and South Africa.
Lack Of US Weapons Hurts Anti-ISIS Strategy In Anbar
February 23 2015 6:59 PM EST
An uptick in ISIS fighters killed won't mean much if the US doesn't send weapons, say Iraqi Sunni leaders.
Republicans 'Stick To Their Guns' On Funding Fight
February 23 2015 6:41 PM EST
Conservatives' insistence on continuing the immigration fight means that Homeland Security funding is still set to run out on Friday.
Terrorism Has Been Deadlier In Europe Than In US
February 23 2015 5:32 PM EST
Since 9/11, 65 people have died in terrorist attacks on U.S. soil. For Europe, the death toll is in the hundreds.
Voting Rights Advocates Are Applauding John Legend's Oscar Speech
February 23 2015 4:01 PM EST
Voter advocates say the singer's reference to a provision struck down by the Supreme Court in 2013 comes at a good time.
Parents Contend With Their Kids' Interest In Joining ISIS
February 23 2015 3:42 PM EST
People working to dissuade ISIS-interested teens should be honest about potential drawbacks to life in Syria but not come off too strong.
US Malls Could Be Vulnerable To Lone Wolf Attacks
February 23 2015 3:33 PM EST
Security experts have warned that U.S. malls could be vulnerable after the Somali al-Shabab threatened Minnesota's Mall of America.
Most Companies Are Vulnerable To Hackers, Tech Pros Say
February 23 2015 3:20 PM EST
Instead of investing in better cybersecurity, more companies are simply advising employees to watch what they say in corporate emails.
Wall Street Must Hold Brokers To Higher Standards, Obama Says
February 23 2015 3:03 PM EST
President Obama is endorsing rules that would force brokers who control $11 trillion in Americans’ retirement savings to act in their clients’ best interests.
American Sympathy For Israel Remains Strong: Gallup Poll
February 23 2015 2:35 PM EST
A recent poll showed Americans would rather side with Israel over Palestine, with Republicans more supportive.
Wisconsin Labor Under Assault — Again
February 23 2015 12:51 PM EST
In an about-face, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker says he supports a "right to work" bill that would cripple organized labor.
Silicon Valley Police Want New Tech To Monitor Cell Phones
February 23 2015 11:28 AM EST
Dozens of police agencies throughout the U.S. deploy "Stingray" surveillance, though exactly in what ways remain unclear.
Twitter Reacts to Sean Penn's 'Green Card' Joke
February 23 2015 10:37 AM EST
Twitter wasn't laughing when Sean Penn cracked an immigration joke about Mexican filmmaker Alejandro González Iñárritu.