Arab Diplomats Reject Netanyahu Invitation To Congress Speech
February 25 2015 2:47 PM EST
Israel's ambassador has personally emailed Arab ambassadors to urge them to attend next week, according to a report.
Everything You Wanted To Know About Right-To-Work
February 25 2015 1:40 PM EST
Wisconsin lawmakers are now debating a right-to-work bill: Is it a job creator or a deceptive way to take advantage of workers?
Notorious Egyptian Belly Dancer Runs For Parliament
February 25 2015 1:19 PM EST
Sama El Masry has thrown her support behind Egypt's airstrikes against Islamic State targets in Libya.
World Powers 'Have Given Up' In Iran Talks, Netanyahu Says
February 25 2015 1:14 PM EST
"They might accept this, but I am not willing to accept this," the Israeli prime minister said.
NYC Men Arrested For Trying To Join ISIS
February 25 2015 12:49 PM EST
One of the three men was apprehended at JFK airport, before he could board a flight to Turkey.
Boehner Isn't Budging On DHS Funding
February 25 2015 12:18 PM EST
Congress has hit another impasse with the Friday deadline to fund Homeland Security looming.
'Am I Going To Miss Out On Opportunity By Choosing To Wear The Hijab?’
February 25 2015 11:51 AM EST
Muslims across the U.S. are hoping a Supreme Court case will address discrimination against women who cover their hair in the workplace.
Can Internet Fame Put This Man In The Kentucky Governor's Mansion?
February 25 2015 11:51 AM EST
Fark.com founder Drew Curtis has no political experience, but he's hoping his outsider status will help him tap into a frustrated electorate.
The Measles Outbreaks That No One Is Talking About
February 25 2015 11:35 AM EST
Saying no to vaccines in the United States or Europe is a luxury people in other regions might love to have.
Chicago Mayor Trips Up In Election Upset
February 25 2015 10:58 AM EST
The Chicago Teachers Union, aided by broad discontent, is pushing Mayor Rahm Emanuel to the brink in his bid for re-election.
American, British Troops Parade Near Russian Border In Estonia
February 25 2015 10:30 AM EST
Russian media say a NATO parade in an Estonian border city was a deliberate provocation to anger Russia.
Jamaica Leads Caribbean In Decriminalizing Weed
February 25 2015 9:23 AM EST
Advocates of marijuana decriminalization celebrated the move as a victory for the country, where marijuana’s cultural roots run deep.
Victims' Families Demand Special Prosecutors On All New York Police Brutality Cases
February 25 2015 9:06 AM EST
The request reflects a growing debate in the U.S. on whether local prosecutors who often work closely with police forces can fairly investigate police officers.
Before Book Deal, Cuomo Backed Bills Helping News Corp
February 25 2015 8:50 AM EST
State documents show News Corp lobbies the governor while it pays him as much as $700,000 for a poorly selling memoir.
Veterans Affairs Head Apologizes For ‘Misstatement’
February 25 2015 6:37 AM EST
Robert McDonald had wrongly claimed on television that he was part of an elite special forces unit.
Chicago's Mayor Emanuel Faces Election Run-Off
February 25 2015 5:09 AM EST
The setback comes despite a visit to Chicago last week from President Barack Obama.
2014 'Devastating' Year For Human Rights
February 25 2015 4:01 AM EST
The number of displaced people across the globe topped 50 million for the first time since the end of World War II, Amnesty said in a report.
Netanyahu Won't Meet Senate Democrats
February 25 2015 2:30 AM EST
Two Democratic senators had warned that making Israeli support a partisan issue would have "lasting repercussions."
Senior State Department Official Jailed For Soliciting Sex From A Minor
February 25 2015 1:04 AM EST
A detective posed as a minor in online exchanges with 44-year-old Daniel Rosen.
Obama Nominates First Ambassador To Somalia Since 1991
February 25 2015 12:40 AM EST
If confirmed, Katherine Simonds Dhanani would lead the U.S. mission to Somalia, which is based at the U.S. embassy in Nairobi, Kenya.