By Jennifer Peebles | 09/14/14 06:36 PM
President Obama will head to Tampa this week to meet with U.S. military commanders who will likely be involved in American efforts to defeat the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria. The president will spend Tuesday night in Tampa, the White House announced Sunday afternoon. On Wednesday, Obama...
By Jennifer Peebles | 09/14/14 05:37 PM
The book, which "governs everything from how many sheets of paper and potted plants each Senate office is allotted to when Senators can use taxpayer money to charter planes or boats," was made public Sunday by USA Today, which published nearly whole thing online.
By Jennifer Peebles | 09/14/14 05:13 PM
Queen Elizabeth II had previously said the issue was one for the people of Scotland to decide.
By Jennifer Peebles | 09/14/14 04:43 PM
"I have no right to disclose any specific country we reached that agreement with. But the fact is that those weapons are already on the way to us," Ukraine's defense minister said.
By Jennifer Peebles | 09/14/14 04:03 PM
Intelligence officials in the U.S. and Britain can secretly get information from individual computers and smartphones in Germany, a leading German publication says, citing information from American leaker Edward Snowden.
By Jennifer Peebles | 09/14/14 03:11 PM
An American man has been sentenced to six years of hard labor by a court in North Korea, where authorities had accused him of trying to investigate human rights issues.
By Jennifer Peebles | 09/14/14 01:18 PM
The nation's chief executive is enjoying a sunny Sunday afternoon in Prince George's County, Md., for an afternoon of sports -- but no, he's not taking in the Redskins' home opener against the Jacksonville Jaguars.
By Jennifer Peebles | 09/14/14 12:46 PM
A number of Arab nations are offering to launch airstrikes against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, American officials say.
By Jennifer Peebles | 09/14/14 11:58 AM
John R. Allen, who retired from the Marine Corps last year as a four-star general, "will help build and sustain the coalition so it can operate across multiple lines of effort in order to degrade and ultimately destroy" the Islamic State, Secretary of State John Kerry said in a statement this...
By Jennifer Peebles | 09/14/14 10:56 AM
The hard-fought U.S. Senate race in Georgia between Republican David Perdue and Democrat Michelle Nunn is a statistical dead heat, according to a new poll out Sunday.
By Jennifer Peebles | 09/14/14 09:42 AM
President Obama will visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta on Tuesday to be updated on Africa's Ebola epidemic, the White House has announced. The president will also pass on his gratitude to the CDC staff and scientists who are combatting the disease. Three...
By Jennifer Peebles | 09/07/14 05:43 PM
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has met with top officials in the former Soviet state of Georgia to discuss Russia's reawakening ambitions in Europe.
By Jennifer Peebles | 09/07/14 04:23 PM
Republicans' chances of taking control of the U.S. Senate have increased to 61 percent from 58 percent, according to a prominent data-driven forecast.
By Jennifer Peebles | 09/07/14 02:03 PM
The first U.S. airstrikes to protect Iraq's Haditha Dam from ISIS do not signal the opening of a new front or widening of the American military effort in that country, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said.
By Jennifer Peebles | 09/07/14 12:33 PM
"Our actions, which are in the national security and foreign policy interests of the United States, support Iraqi efforts to defend this critical infrastructure from" ISIS, National Security Council spokeswoman Caitlin Hayden said in a statement.
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