09/13/14 10:30 PM
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Coast guard says around 100 people saved from Philippine ferry sinking, rescue effort ongoing.
By Charles Hoskinson | 09/13/14 08:51 PM
The Navy on Saturday ended its search for a pilot missing after two F/A-18 jet fighters collided in the western Pacific Ocean.
By Luke Rosiak | 09/13/14 08:00 PM
The Democratic Party is "much more progressive, liberal" than at any time in the last 40 years, said retiring Sen. Tom Harkin.
By Luke Rosiak | 09/13/14 07:44 PM
A terrorist cell has been discovered in Uganda, leading the State Department to warn Americans there to stay hidden or flee.
By Justin Green | 09/13/14 07:26 PM
The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria released Saturday a video showing another reported beheading of British aid worker David Haines.
By Luke Rosiak | 09/13/14 07:01 PM
Justice Sonia Sotomayor said Americans should be more frightened by the capabilities of government and corporations to invade their privacy, stating drones could make us "capable of being in that Orwellian world."
09/13/14 06:30 PM
BEIRUT (AP) — Video purports to show beheading of British aid worker David Haines by Islamic State group.
By Luke Rosiak | 09/13/14 06:04 PM
Haider al-Abadi said Islamic State of Iraq and Syria militants were intentionally seeking populated areas for to inflict more collateral damage to innocent victims.
By Luke Rosiak | 09/13/14 05:24 PM
The Eisenhower Memorial Commission has drawn ire by spending $15 million to commission a design that would put long, 80-foot high planks depicting a wintry Kansas landscape on the National Mall.
By Luke Rosiak | 09/13/14 05:03 PM
Political candidates are using the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria in campaign ads, but an analysis suggests Americans are tuning out international crises.
By Rebecca Berg | 09/13/14 04:21 PM
One of the most important Senate contests in this midterm election cycle -- and one of the tightest, according to recent public polling -- could hinge on winning over the Hawkeye State's agriculture industry.
By Steve Chapman | 09/13/14 04:02 PM
American presidents make a practice of raising expectations they can't meet. President Obama's declaration against the Islamic State is another unnecessary war against an overblown foe.
09/12/14 10:30 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn's administration hired more than 60 percent of the Illinois Department of Transportation workers whose employment was deemed improper by a state ethics watchdog, a document released Friday shows. The list, released late Friday in response to Freedom of...
09/12/14 09:45 PM
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities have called for the evacuation of about 30 homes below a wildfire that's burned two square miles of brush in Southern California's Cleveland National Forest. Orange County fire Capt. Mike Petro says the evacuation was called around 6 p.m. Friday for homes at...
09/12/14 08:45 PM
MIAMI (AP) — Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi filed appeals late Friday on several rulings overturning the state's ban on gay marriage. The motion argues the sole legal issue is the constitutional validity of the state ban and any changes should come from voters, not the courts. Florida...
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