WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is laying the groundwork for potential military action in Syria in the coming days, with intelligence agencies readying additional evidence about last week’s alleged chemical weapons attack and high-ranking U.S. officials declaring
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is celebrating the centenary of the Peace Palace in The Hague, even as major world powers appear to be moving toward punitive military strikes against the regime of
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials say death toll in coordinated wave of Baghdad blasts rises to 51.
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia has evacuated dozens of its citizens from Syria as the country’s foreign minister warns that a military intervention by the U.S. and its allies would destabilize the region.
The Russian Emergency Situations Ministry says
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — U.N. chemical weapons experts who are investigating an alleged poison gas attack near Damascus have left their hotel.
The team had delayed its second field trip, initially set for Tuesday, for security reasons.
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department has secretly labeled entire mosques as terrorism organizations, a designation that allows police to use informants to record sermons and spy on imams, often without specific evidence of criminal
AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (AP) — Years before she became the first woman to lead the Air Force Academy, Lt. Gen. Michelle Johnson was at the controls of jet-powered transport planes, and in her 20s, she often commanded
BERLIN (AP) — Authorities say a small plane crashed in western Germany, killing four adults and one child and injuring three other children.
The dpa news agency reported Wednesday that the single-engine Piper crashed Tuesday evening in a
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine military will stick to a “no confrontation” policy even as it gets more weapons and looks forward to a larger U.S. military presence in the country as territorial disputes intensify in the
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Prosecutors won’t file criminal charges against Scottie Pippen for fighting with an autograph seeker who authorities say was drunk and exaggerated his injuries including faking seizures after claiming the former Chicago Bulls star punched