- General Is Highest-Ranking US Officer Killed In Conflict Since Vietnam
August 05 2014 1:41 PM
A major general was killed on Tuesday at a military training academy in Kabul, Afghanistan, U.S. Rear Admiral John Kirby confirmed Tuesday.
- Probe Into US General's Killing Begins
August 05 2014 1:31 PM
The Pentagon said it still has confidence in Afghan security forces despite Tuesday's "green-on-blue" attack.
- Inside Rahm Emanuel's $1.7B 'Shadow Budget'
August 05 2014 1:05 PM
As the Chicago mayor slashes public services and hides details of subsidies, a new report reveals new details about the special account.
- US General Killed In Afghanistan
August 05 2014 10:35 AM
If confirmed, the killing of the major general represents the highest-ranking U.S. soldier to die in combat since the Vietnam War.
- NATO Attack Kills 4 Afghan Civilians
August 05 2014 9:21 AM
The NATO helicopter intended to hit Taliban fighters equipped with missile launchers.
- Obama Signs $225M Iron Dome Funding Package For Israel
August 04 2014 8:17 PM
President Barack Obama signed a $225 million bill into law granting Israel more money for Iron Dome.
- Russian Sanctions Leave France With Tough Choices
August 04 2014 6:48 PM
France is trying to balance its domestic economic needs with the recent sanctions against Russia.
- NYC Patient 'Unlikely To Have Ebola,' Hospital Says
August 04 2014 6:46 PM
Mount Sinai had placed the unnamed man -- who recently traveled to an unidentified West African country -- in medical isolation.
- How China Can Help The US Understand Africa
August 04 2014 6:26 PM
As Obama hosts a summit of nearly 50 African heads of state in Washington, China's approach to the continent gives a useful template of action.
- US Plan For Cuba: Young Latin Americans To Foment Revolution
August 04 2014 3:52 PM
From the Bay of Pigs invasion to ZunZuneo, covert U.S. plots to foment revolution in Cuba have failed.
- James Brady, Former White House Press Secretary, Dies At 73
August 04 2014 2:52 PM
Brady, paralyzed in the 1981 Reagan assassination attempt, was the namesake of a 1993 bill that requires waiting periods and background checks.
- Chinese Factory Explosion: How It Affects GM
August 04 2014 2:10 PM
China’s worst factory accident in 13 months has General Motors -- the country’s second-largest foreign automaker -- looking for new suppliers.
- The War That Almost Wasn't: 50 Years After The Gulf Of Tonkin Incident
August 04 2014 1:30 PM
An incident that probably didn't happen set in motion America's involvement in the Vietnam War.
- EU Looks To Buy Out Russian Contract For French Warships
August 04 2014 10:26 AM
France's plans to deliver two warships to Russia may change after pressure from the U.S. and EU to punish Russia over Ukraine.
- Japan, US To Partner On 'Space Force' To Protect Satellites
August 04 2014 8:33 AM
Units from Japan’s Air Self-Defense Force are currently being considered by the defense ministry to make up parts of the new space force.
- US Hopes To Counter China's Influence In Africa With Landmark Summit
August 04 2014 2:35 AM
The U.S. is set to announce nearly $1 billion in business deals and $60 million a year for peacekeeping training during the US-Africa summit.
- Book Says Biden Likes To Swim Nude
August 03 2014 7:19 PM
Secret Service agents reportedly don't like to be on Biden's detail.
- US Spy Plane Chased By Russian Fighter Jet: Report
August 03 2014 6:32 PM
The American spy plane was presumably collecting information on the Russian military after the MH17 crash.
- King Says Impeachment May Be In Order
August 03 2014 6:22 PM
King accuses Obama of pushing country toward constitutional crisis.
- Romney Still Top Republican Candidate
August 03 2014 1:43 PM
“There is a movement afoot," to make Romney 2016 happen.