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Americans find needed closure in bin Laden’s death

Americans find needed closure in bin Laden’s death

To surf American airwaves, to read American comments on the Internet by the thousands, to walk American streets on the day after Osama bin Laden’s astonishing demise meant you’d almost…

Another success for Navy’s fabled SEAL Team 6

Another success for Navy’s fabled SEAL Team 6

The raid that killed Osama bin Laden will go down in history as the most important covert operation since 9/11, earning the elite Navy SEAL team that carried it out…

Islamic scholars unhappy with bin Laden’s burial at sea

Islamic scholars unhappy with bin Laden’s burial at sea

Muslim clerics said Monday that Osama bin Laden’s burial at sea was a violation of Islamic tradition that may further provoke militant calls for revenge attacks against American targets. Although…

Government borrowing increases under GOP, Obama plans

Government borrowing increases under GOP, Obama plans

It’s all but impossible to glean from the political rhetoric, but government borrowing will grow by trillions of dollars over the next decade if the budget backed by House Republicans…

Osama bin Laden found, killed by U.S. forces

Osama bin Laden found, killed by U.S. forces

Osama bin Laden, the glowering mastermind behind the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks that killed thousands of Americans, was slain in his luxury hideout in Pakistan early Monday in a…

Osama’s path to fanaticism

Osama’s path to fanaticism

Osama bin Laden was born into one of Saudi Arabia’s most prosperous families, but he left home in search of revolution, found a path of fanaticism, inspired a murderous organization…

New Yorkers celebrate bin Laden’s death

New Yorkers celebrate bin Laden’s death

Hundreds of jubilant people streamed to the spot where the World Trade Center fell almost 10 years ago, waving American flags, snapping pictures and breaking into song early Monday to…

Air strikes kill Gadhafi’s son, grandchildren

Air strikes kill Gadhafi’s son, grandchildren

Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi escaped a NATO missile strike in Tripoli that killed one of his sons and three young grandchildren, a government spokesman said early Sunday. Hours later, Gadhafi’s…

Trump takes obscenity-laced road show to Vegas

Trump takes obscenity-laced road show to Vegas

Real estate developer and TV showman Donald Trump fueled speculation that he’ll enter the 2012 White House race, assuring a crowd of supporters at a Las Vegas casino that he…

Obama accuses oil companies of profiteering

Obama accuses oil companies of profiteering

President Barack Obama says oil companies are profiting from rising pump prices and he wants Congress to end $4 billion in annual tax breaks for the oil and gas industry.…