WASHINGTON (August 21, 2014) — Texas Gov. Rick Perry says he's confident in his case as he faces two felony indictments on coercion and official oppression charges.
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (August 21, 2014) — An Israeli airstrike in Gaza killed three senior Hamas military commanders Thursday, delivering a likely blow to the organization's morale and highlighting the long reach of Israel's intelligence services.
ATLANTA (August 21, 2014) - After nearly three weeks of treatment, the two American aid workers who were infected with the deadly Ebola virus in Africa have been discharged from an Atlanta hospital, officials said Thursday.
INDIANA, Pa. (August 21, 2014) — A Pennsylvania woman has been found guilty of downloading child pornography in a failed attempt to frame her estranged husband.
WASHINGTON (August 21, 2014) - President Barack Obama sent special operations troops to Syria this summer on a secret mission to rescue American hostages, including journalist James Foley, held by Islamic State terrorists, but they did not find them, officials say.
(August 21, 2014) - A woman accused along with her boyfriend of abducting and sexually abusing two young Amish sisters is due in court for a preliminary hearing.
RICHMOND, Va. (August 21, 2014) - Former Gov. Bob McDonnell testified Wednesday that his gubernatorial victory was just hours old when he got the first glimpse of growing anxiety in his wife. It eventually led to talk of her moving out of the governor's mansion and seeking counseling.
AUSTIN, Texas (August 21, 2014) - Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry has formally pleaded not guilty to criminal charges of leveraging his power to try to oust a Democratic district attorney convicted of drunken driving, according to court documents obtained Wednesday.
WASHINGTON (August 21, 2014) - For all its horror, the beheading of an American journalist in Syria appears unlikely to change lawmakers' minds about military intervention against Islamic State extremists. It's equally unclear whether the Obama administration will be asking them to back a new U.S. approach.
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (August 21, 2014) - An Israeli airstrike in Gaza killed three senior commanders of the Hamas military wing on Thursday, the group said, in what is likely to be a major blow to the organization's morale and a significant achievement for Israel's intelligence agency.
JUNEAU, Alaska; CHEYENNE, Wyo. (August 17, 2014) -- Highlights from Tuesday's primary elections in Alaska and Wyoming.
MONROVIA, Liberia (August 20, 2014) — The World Health Organization says the death toll from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa is now at least 1,350 people.
EDGARTOWN, Mass. (August 20, 2014) — President Barack Obama says the United States will continue to confront Islamic State extremists despite the brutal murder of journalist James Foley.
FERGUSON, Mo. (August 19, 2014) — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon said Tuesday that he would not seek the removal of the county prosecutor overseeing the investigation into the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown, which has sparked more than a week of nightly clashes between protesters and police.
AUSTIN, Texas (August 19, 2014) — Gov. Rick Perry was defiant Tuesday as he was booked on abuse of power charges, telling dozens of cheering supporters outside a Texas courthouse that he would "fight this injustice with every fiber of my being."
WASHINGTON (August 20, 2014) — American fighter jets and drones conducted nearly a dozen airstrikes in Iraq since Tuesday, a U.S. official said, even as Islamic State militants threatened to kill a second American captive in retribution for any continued attacks.