Syrian government forces search the rubble left behind after rebels blew up a luxury hotel that was being used as an army base in the city of Aleppo. (Getty Images)

Syrian Rebels Level Historic Hotel In Aleppo

The luxury hotel in the historic heart of Aleppo was being used as a base by Syrian government forces.


Residents of Aleppo walk through rubble following a reported air strike by Syrian government forces. (BARAA AL-HALABI/AFP/Getty Images)

Syria Strikes Kill 400 So Far This Month In Aleppo

Syrian activists say government shelling and airstrikes have killed about 400 so far this month in the country’s largest city.


File photo of White House Press Secretary Jay Carney. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

White House: ‘Russia Is Now Putting Its Prestige On The Line’

The White House tried Wednesday to pin the success or failure of a diplomatic option to secure Syria’s chemical weapons on Russia rather than the United States as Secretary of State John Kerry headed for Geneva to work on a Russian proposal for international inspectors to seize and destroy the deadly stockpile.