President Obama sworn in with his hand on a bible in Jan. 2009. (TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. Ambassador Takes Oath of Office on Kindle

New American ambassador Suze LeVine placed her hand on a Kindle Touch displaying the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitiution


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.


Secretary of State Kerry shakes hands with Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov ahead of Syrian peace talks in Switzerland. (GARY CAMERON/AFP/Getty Images)

Kerry Says Assad Has Lost ‘Legitimacy’ To Govern Syria

At the start of Syrian peace talks, Secretary of State Kerry promises Syria a future without Bashar Assad.