Like most people, I could only imagine what war was like before I got there myself. At one point, I was outside of the less than 1% of Americans who served in Iraq or Afghanistan, where a minuscule fraction
Islamic State fighters shoot down Jordanian plane that is part of US-led coalition over Syria Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (Isil) captured a Jordanian pilot on Wednesday after his warplane from
(CNN) — The Obama administration has consistently supported measures aimed at reforming mandatory minimum prison sentencing for nonviolent drug offenders. But President Barack Obama's recent decision commute
Usually, deleting emails is a no-fanfare, one-click affair -- but not when you're the Central Intelligence Agency or the Department of Homeland Security. Both agencies have recently submitted proposals
Think that people in upstate New York will more strongly believe climate change is upon us after an early November blizzard dumped 7 feet of snow, which then was turned to slush by spring-like temperatures?
From the moment word leaked that Chuck Hagel had been fired, the spinning began in earnest. Those ubiquitous senior administration officials wanted it clear that the president had chosen to oust his Defense
Japanese electronics giant unlikely to renew deal when current one runs out as Fifa investigates whether there was corruption in bidding process for next two World Cup Sony does not plan to renew its contract
Retreating ice in the Alps sheds new light on high-altitude battle in World War I. Greetings from Cercen Pass. It is storming and snow covers the highest peaks. We wait for peace, but the bad weather,
Perhaps the most interesting news about Apple’s new iPad Air 2 tablet is buried at the bottom of one of its marketing pages: It will come pre-installed with a new “Apple SIM” card instead of one from specific
(CNN) — It easily could have been a double tragedy, the coroner said. Jason Fields, 43, of Pleasant Hill, Louisiana, placed his 11-month-old daughter, Betty Jean Kelly, at the head of his bed while he
Beijing is the world's top science city, but Chinese policies will prevent China from becoming the world's top science country. Much is made of China’s rise as the world’s next great power. China is forecasted
We can think of plenty of reasons people would lie about their age -- pride, vanity, or to get into the coolest club. But Anna Stoehr's reason was much, much simpler: she just wanted to join Facebook.
Microsoft announced this morning that it crossed the 1 million tester mark for the technical preview of its Windows 10 operating system. I had expected a higher number would opt for the new code, given