Sen. Rand Paul Calls Hillary Clinton A 'War Hawk' Calling Hillary Rodham Clinton "a war hawk," Sen. Rand Paul says that if the former secretary of state seeks the presidency, some voters will worry that she will get the U.S. involved in another Mideast war.
Memorial Honoring Injured Veterans Nearing Completion in D.C. The American Veterans Disabled For Life Memorial will be the first memorial in Washington dedicated to veterans who come home with life-changing injuries.
'Hitler Album' Of Stolen Art Donated To U.S. Archive Adolf Hitler's last known album of artworks stolen by the Nazis during World War II is being donated to the National Archives.
Sharpton Declares 'War' Against GOP To Block 'Checkmate' Midterm VictoryMSNBC host Al Sharpton called on Democratic voters to go to “war this summer” ahead of the 2014 midterm elections in which Republicans only need six seats to gain control of the Senate – which Sharpton said would be a “checkmate” over Democrats.
Poll: 49 Percent Of Americans Now Feel War In Afghanistan Was A MistakeThe findings of a recent Gallup poll suggest that, for the first time in the entirety of the United States' involvement in conflict in Afghanistan, a small majority of Americans feel the nation's decision to go to war there was a mistake.
Poll: Majority Of Americans See U.S. Efforts In Iraq, Afghanistan As FailuresA recently conducted survey shows that, for the first time, the majority of people in the United States view war efforts in Iraq and Afghanistan as failures.
Activists Say 1,900 Killed In Syria During Peace TalksUnited Nations hosted peace talks in Switzerland have nearly stalled.
United States Says Syria Balking At Chemical Weapons DealU.S. official warns Syria is using stalling tactics to delay attempts to remove and destroy chemical stockpile.
New Charges Against Blackwater From 2007 Shooting In IraqThe Justice Department on Thursday brought fresh charges against four former Blackwater Worldwide security contractors, resurrecting an internationally charged case over a deadly 2007 shooting on the streets of Baghdad.
General: 'Conditions Are Set' To Win War In AfghanistanThe No. 2 American commander in Afghanistan said Wednesday he believes the stage has been set for winning the war, but hard fighting lies ahead for Afghan forces now suffering heavy casualties.
U.S. Military Deaths In Afghanistan Reach 2,133, Injuries At 19,200As of Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, at least 2,133 members of the U.S. military had died in Afghanistan as a result of the U.S.-led invasion of Afghanistan in late 2001, according to an Associated Press count.
Across US, Fears, Ambivalence, Anguish Over Syria The specter of U.S. military action against Syria and further intervention in the Muslim world is generating troubled and conflicting emotions throughout America.