NBA superstars Kobe Bryant and Steve Nash: 'System kills young black men under the mask of law.'
At least a dozen buildings were set on fire in Ferguson, Missouri, most of them destroyed, in a wave of civil unrest following a grand jury's decision not to indict a white police officer for fatally shooting an unarmed black teenager in August
Some Republicans held off calling for immediate new sanctions, but insisted Congress must be allowed to weigh in on any final nuclear agreement with Iran.
A grand jury refused to bring charges against a white police officer for fatally shooting an unarmed black teen in the city of Ferguson, in a decision that has triggered violent protests in the St. Louis suburb.
Paul said his proposal would limit the duration of military action to one year and significantly restrict the use of ground forces, the Times said
Hagel resigned from his post following a difficult tenure in which he reportedly struggled to fit in with the U.S. administration’s national security team.
Darren Wilson, who may be indictmented as early as Monday, married a fellow Ferguson, Missouri, police officer, says the New York Times.
A grand jury is currently deciding on whether to bring charges against white police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting of an18-year-old black teen in the US city of Ferguson, Missouri.
Obama, who has long said he preferred legislation to unilateral action, cited a bipartisan immigration bill passed by the U.S. Senate last year and urged the House to take it up.
For three nights running, small groups of demonstrators have gathered outside the Ferguson police station to chant slogans and wave placards
Authorities warn historic snow levels are ready to melt in upstate New York as temperatures rise
The plan to spend $24.1 million represents a small fraction of the larger, $1.6 billion spending request to Congress focusing on training and arming Iraqi and Kurdish forces.
Saudi Interior Ministry spokesman Mansour al-Turki said Saudi national Mohamed al-Zahrani arrived in his country from Guantanamo Bay where he was held
The U.S. is supportive "of anything that improves relations between Turkey and Iraq," the State Department said.
President Obama challenges Republicans to pass an immigration reform bill if they're not happy with his executive action.
Former Imam of the Grand Umayyad Mosque in Damascus called Kassig "one of our brothers who sacrificed his life for the sake of God."
The decision ensures a direct role for American troops in fighting in Afghanistan for at least another year
FBI arrested two men suspected of buying explosives they intended to detonate during demonstrations in Ferguson, Missouri, a law enforcement official said
National Post newspaper said veterans had formed a group called the First North American Expeditionary Force to help link would-be fighters with Peshmerga units and to provide financial help.
"His detention silenced an important Uighur voice that peacefully promoted understanding among China’s ethnic groups," a State Department spokesman said.
Boehner said House Republicans intend to fight the president's action, which was announced on Thursday, but did not detail a course of action.
AIPAC is looking past these talks and weighing how to respond to the outcome amid a changing political environment in Washington.