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Abduction charged over missing Virginia co-ed

Abduction charged over missing Virginia co-ed

The man authorities believe was the last person seen with a University of Virginia student before she disappeared has been charged with abduction, police said Tuesday night. Charlottesville Police Chief…

Fired UPS employee kills two co-workers

Fired UPS employee kills two co-workers

Fired a day earlier from UPS, a man put on his work uniform, drove to an Alabama package sorting center and evaded security by entering through a truck dock in…

U.S.-led coalition air strikes begin in Syria

U.S.-led coalition air strikes begin in Syria

The U.S. and five Arab countries launched airstrikes Monday night on Islamic State group targets in eastern Syria, and the U.S. undertook a separate, unilateral air attack on what it…

For Obama, air strikes bring rare coalition victory

For Obama, air strikes bring rare coalition victory

For President Barack Obama, the participation of five Arab nations in airstrikes against militants in Syria marked an unexpected foreign policy victory as he plunges the U.S. deeper into a…

A confrontational sequel to climate change march

A confrontational sequel to climate change march

A day after over 100,000 people marched to warn that climate change is destroying the Earth, more than 1,000 activists blocked parts of Broadway in Manhattan’s financial district in a…

Son-in-law to bin Laden faces life in prison

Son-in-law to bin Laden faces life in prison

Osama bin Laden’s son-in-law was due in court to face a possible life sentence for his role as the spokesman for al-Qaida following the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks. Sulaiman…

Expect more votes from Congress on Syria

Expect more votes from Congress on Syria

As far as Congress is concerned, President Barack Obama’s Mideast war strategy isn’t in the clear yet. The president got what he wanted this past week when the House and…

Marchers warn of dangers from climate change

Marchers warn of dangers from climate change

Tens of thousands of activists walked through Manhattan on Sunday, warning that climate change is destroying the Earth — in stride with demonstrators around the world who urged policymakers to…

Time to expand civil rights death law?

Time to expand civil rights death law?

There has only been one prosecution under the Emmett Till Act, even though the law was passed with the promise of $135 million for police work and an army of…

Secret Service boosts security at White House

Secret Service boosts security at White House

The Secret Service chief has stepped-up security outside the White House after a man with a knife who jumped the fence made it into the presidential residence before being apprehended,…