The shuttering of the federal government has resulted in NASA shutting down almost completely — but for the time being at least, the Mars Curiosity rover won't be affected. A spokesperson for the Jet Laboratory,
House and Senate leadership aides in both parties are increasingly convinced the federal government will close for the first time in more than 17 years on Tuesday morning. There is still time to avoid
Mohamed is nervous. The 23-year-old was a pro soccer player in Syria's main league before the war. Now he hopes to join a club here in Turkey. The local Turkish coach flicks through pictures of his potential
This is the text of President Barack Obama’s speech on Syria, as provided by the White House: My fellow Americans, tonight I want to talk to you about Syria — why it matters, and where we go from here.
A leader of an Al Qaeda-linked rebel group in Syria has been assassinated, activists said Monday, further inflaming hostilities between opposition fighters and potentially throwing into greater disarray
US and Russian officials say UN Security Council could vote on Syria chemical arms resolution as early as Friday. The US and Russia have said they have finally reached an agreement on a UN Security Council
At least 25 people have been confirmed dead in a collapsed apartment building in India's financial capital of Mumbai, while rescuers have saved 32 others trapped under the rubble, authorities said on The