Projected Saturday-Monday conditions remind one meteorologist of a 1991 string that caused $1B in damage. 'Big severe threat' »
We are experiencing some temporary issues, please bear with us as we restore your personalized Homepage.
He says the U.S. will have no choice if Russia fails to de-escalate the crisis in Ukraine.
A large brush fire had burned more than 300 acres in central New Jersey, yet some residents are being allowed back into their homes after earlier evacuations.
Jorge Torrez was sentenced to death Thursday for murdering a fellow service member in 2009, after a federal jury concluded he had been responsible for a series of violent, sexually motivated attacks on women and young girls over the last nine years.
Russia launched army drills near the border in response, raising fears its troops would invade.
New generation of Republicans and Democrats reflect a war-weary nation cautious about America's next moves.
Despite Israel breaking off talks with Palestinian leaders aiming to create a coalition government, Secretary of State John Kerry says the U.S. plans to continue pursuing peace negotiations.
Two people were taken into custody at a San Diego-area naval base on Thursday after a report of a person with a gun prompted a shelter-in-place warning at the facility, but there were no reports of shots fired or injuries, officials said. Naval Base Point Loma, one of three main U.S. Navy bases in San Diego, went on lockdown and the Naval Criminal Investigative Service and naval security forces responded to the incident, said Navy spokesman Lieutenant Benjamin Addison. A post on the Facebook page for Naval Base San Diego, a separate facility, had warned "all hands" to stay away from Naval Base Point Loma due to a "law enforcement incident." A number of U.S. submarines dock at Naval Base Point Loma, which also has training schools. A representative for the San Diego Police Department could not immediately be reached for comment.
Angry relatives of those still missing from the ferry sinking surround officials, demanding answers.
Industry campaign cash flows to pro-bank activists in Congress, yielding big returns.
Simon Ostrovsky, an American reporter for VICE News, has been released and is in good condition after being held by pro-Russia insurgents in eastern Ukraine for several days.
Jerry Umanos was one of three U.S. physicians killed at Afghanistan's Cure International Hospital.
Ramallah (Palestinian Territories) (AFP) - The Palestinians are considering "all options" in response to Israel's decision to halt peace talks and punish the Palestinian Authority over its unity deal with Hamas, an official said Thursday. “The Palestinian leadership will look into all options to respond to Israeli government decisions against the PA,” senior Palestinian official Saeb Erakat told AFP. “The priority now for the Palestinians is reconciliation and national unity,” he added. On Wednesday, the Palestine Liberation Organisation (PLO) -- internationally recognised as the sole representative of the Palestinian people -- and Islamist rulers of the Gaza Strip Hamas signed a reconciliation agreement.
A U.S. nurse was also wounded in the attack at a Kabul hospital, officials said.
The president urges U.S. and Japan to be bold in completing agreement.