City officials said Wednesday that they have granted final approval for the construction of a controversial new Israeli housing development in east Jerusalem, dealing a new blow to already tattered relations with the Palestinians. Updated 1:36 PM
As U.S.-led airstrikes targeted Syrian sites for a third day, analysts help explain the myriad of terror groups based inside... Updated Sep. 25, 2014
From energy to terrorism, Sen. Al Franken defended his record against GOP nominee Mike McFadden's criticism in a debate Wednesday morning in Duluth.
An extended family warms up to this Arizona getaway, with help from an affordable rental house, golf courses, a spa and saguaro-filled deserts.
Squeezed between insurgent anti-Europeans, a skittish party and suspicious voters, Britain's prime minister promised a tough stance on the EU and tax cuts for millions in a bid to bolster support for his Conservative Party before a national election next year.
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Secret Service Director Julia Pierson resigned Wednesday in the face of multiple revelations of security breaches, bumbling in her agency and rapidly eroding confidence that the president and his family were being kept safe.
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The high-poverty schools aren’t doing enough to close the achievement gap between white and minority students or have overall academic performance problems.
Warm ocean temperatures have caused large expanses of coral to bleach in the pristine reefs northwest of Hawaii's main islands, scientists said Tuesday.