A federal prosecutor is defending the arrest and strip-search of an Indian diplomat held on visa charges.
CIA officers revealed a clash over how quickly they should go help the besieged U.S. ambassador during the 2012 attack on an outpost in Libya, and a standing order for them to avoid violent encounters, according to a congressman and others who heard their private congressional testimony or were briefed on it.
U.S. military officials say a Chinese warship nearly collided with an American Navy guided missile cruiser operating in international waters.
Hundreds of thousands of Chinese students are flocking to U.S. colleges and universities, helping to drive the number of international students studying in America to record levels.
A government shutdown is having far-reaching consequences for some, but minimal impact on others.
President Barack Obama seems determined to make sure he doesn’t have another Benghazi.
Hillary Rodham Clinton plans to headline her first political event since leaving the State Department, raising money for Virginia gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe.
U.S. intelligence officials are dealing with the most credible terrorist threat in years as 19 diplomatic posts in the Middle East and Africa remain closed through this upcoming Saturday.
A worldwide travel alert has been issued by the State Department because of a terrorist threat from al-Qaida.
Vice President Joe Biden has met with top lawmakers to discuss security for American embassies and diplomats.