- 'I Am Growing Stronger Every Day': Infected Ebola Doctor
August 08 2014 3:09 PM
Dr. Kent Brantly wrote a statement from his isolation room at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta.
- What's An Airdrop, And How Does It Work?
August 08 2014 2:08 PM
The U.S. began to drop relief supplies Friday to beleaguered Yazidi refugees fleeing Islamist militants in Iraq.
- FAA Bans Flights Over Iraq By All US Airlines
August 08 2014 12:26 PM
On the same day U.S. Navy jets bombed northern Iraq, the Federal Aviation Administration barred all U.S. airlines from flying over the entire country.
- Alison Grimes Skewers Mitch McConnell At Fancy Farm
August 08 2014 12:21 PM
Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Alison Grimes had harsh words for incumbent Mitch McConnell at Kentucky's 134th annual Fancy Farm picnic.
- Here's How A US Airstrike Works, Step By Step
August 08 2014 12:09 PM
Whether Friday morning's airstrike was preplanned or time-sensitive, it involved a complicated multi-step process.
- US Fighter Jets Strike ISIS Targets In Iraq
August 08 2014 11:31 AM
Three years after U.S. operations ended in Iraq, U.S. Navy F/A-18 jets are back over the country, to bomb targets in Kurdistan.
- Iraqi Kurds, Christians Laud US Airstrikes Against ISIS
August 08 2014 11:16 AM
The airstrikes and food drops authorized by President Barack Obama were welcomed by Iraqis who want to return to their homes.
- GOP Lawsuit Aims To Overturn Anti-Corruption Law
August 08 2014 10:58 AM
Republicans want state officials to be able to raise cash from Wall Street firms that get state pension deals.
- Leave Liberia Now, US Tells Diplomats' Families
August 08 2014 1:23 AM
The Liberian government on Wednesday declared a state of emergency to help contain the Ebola epidemic.
- Alexander Wins Tenn. Republican Primary, Further Eroding Tea Party Hopes
August 07 2014 10:51 PM
Lamar Alexander won Tennessee on Thursday night in the 2014 Republican primary. It was another setback for the Tea Party.
- Crawling Child Accidentally Gains Access To White House Lawn
August 07 2014 10:43 PM
A White House security breach was caused by a child that somehow crawled through the fence of the North Lawn.
- Sen. John Walsh Quits Montana Race After Plagiarism Exposé
August 07 2014 5:38 PM
After admitting to plagiarizing a research paper at the U.S. Army War College, Walsh has decided to end his campaign.
- 'I'll Have Another,' America Says
August 07 2014 4:59 PM
More Americans were drinking in 2012, according to the latest national survey conducted by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.
- Airstrikes Would Be Obama’s Boldest Move Yet In Iraq Crisis
August 07 2014 4:15 PM
The White House has delayed military action in Iraq, but is now considering airstrikes against IS.
- Federal Money To Fight Wildfires Is Running Out Despite Cost-Saving Prison Inmate Firefighters
August 07 2014 3:22 PM
Even using low paid prisoners as firefighters, the U.S. government is running out of money budgeted to fight northwest wildfires.
- Palestinians Winning The Hearts And Minds Of US Millennials
August 07 2014 2:52 PM
Young people are more likely than other demographic groups to support the Palestinians and blame Israel for the conflict.
- Racial Politics Surround Ebola Crisis
August 07 2014 2:36 PM
Some doctors are suggesting experimental vaccines aren't being distributed widely enough because the patients happen to be African.
- Banned In Russia: Coca-Cola, Cheese And Fruit
August 07 2014 9:16 AM
Russians are mourning their favorite imported food products after Russia announced a ban on food and agricultural imports from the EU and U.S.
- Snowden Gets 3 More Years In Russia
August 07 2014 7:02 AM
Former NSA contractor Edward Snowden can stay in Russia for three more years, his lawyer said Thursday.
- US Homeland Security Contractor Reports Cyberattack
August 06 2014 10:36 PM
The Department of Homeland Secuirty suffered a security breach after the company they use for background checks was apparently hacked.