By Lisa Ruhl | 08/22/14 03:05 PM
On Tuesday, video was released by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria showing one of their men beheading American journalist James Foley. Foley went missing in Syria in November 2012 and hadn't been seen since.
By Lisa Ruhl | 08/21/14 02:24 PM
A second American who contracted the Ebola virus while working in Liberia was discharged from an Atlanta hospital Thursday after fully recovering.
By Lisa Ruhl | 08/21/14 12:09 PM
The Department of Justice on Thursday announced that Bank of America will pay a $16.65 billion fine to settle allegations it sold risky mortgage-backed securities before the 2008 financial crisis.
By Lisa Ruhl | 08/20/14 01:35 PM
President Obama on Wednesday condemned the murder of journalist James Foley, saying, "Today the entire world is appalled by the brutal murder of Jim Foley by the terrorist group [the Islamic State]."
By Lisa Ruhl | 08/20/14 01:27 PM
Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., announced Wednesday that he will introduce legislation to address the national crisis of black youth unemployment.Â
By Lisa Ruhl | 08/19/14 04:09 PM
President Obama on Tuesday heads back to vacation on Martha's Vineyard, Mass., after making a quick stop back in Washington. Obama took the break from his vacation to meet with advisors and address the nation about the unrest in Ferguson, Mo., and the conflict in Iraq.
By Lisa Ruhl | 08/18/14 03:56 PM
Julian Castro was ceremoniously sworn in as House and Urban Development secretary Monday afternoon by Vice President Joe Biden, coming just a few weeks after his official swearing in to office.
By Lisa Ruhl | 08/15/14 02:50 PM
President Obama is on vacation this week in Martha's Vineyard. In between golfing and family time, he's had to make this a working vacation.Â
By Lisa Ruhl | 08/11/14 03:28 PM
The Hawaii democratic senate primary election is still too close to call days after holding the vote.Â
By Lisa Ruhl | 08/08/14 03:45 PM
President Obama announced Thursday he was authorizing airstrikes over Iraq, saying the U.S. could no longer ignore the humanitarian crisis happening there. Two airstrikes were carried out Friday morning over northern Iraq targeting Sunni Islamic extremists.
By Lisa Ruhl | 08/07/14 06:18 PM
With the Ebola outbreak in West Africa dominating headlines in recent weeks, the House Committee on Foreign Affairs convened an emergency meeting Thursday during their summer recess to figure out how the U.S. can help to contain the spread of the disease -- and if an experimental drug is the answer.
By Lisa Ruhl | 08/06/14 07:13 PM
President Obama wrapped up the three-day U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit by highlighting the week's biggest accomplishments.
By Lisa Ruhl | 08/06/14 11:53 AM
President Obama is wrapping up the three-day U.S. - Africa Leaders Summit in Washington, D.C. Wednesday.Â
By Lisa Ruhl | 08/05/14 06:08 PM
President Obama and Vice President Joe Biden focused on developing business in Africa at today's U.S. - Africa Business Forum as a part of the three-day U.S. - Africa Leaders Summit.
By Lisa Ruhl | 08/04/14 04:17 PM
Press Secretary Josh Earnest says President Obama is waiting on a review from Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson and Attorney General Eric Holder on what options he has to mitigate problems caused by the current immigration system.Â
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