American drone strikes in Pakistan have prompted protests. (Getty Images)

U.N. Report: Drones Are Weapons Of Choice In Modern War

A United Nations report says unmanned aerial vehicles are the weapons of choice in modern warfare.


The Obama administration is playing down an increasingly warm relationship between its main global rivals, China and Russia, that it may have inadvertently encouraged.  (credit: ALEXEI NIKOLSKY/AFP/Getty Images)

Expert: ‘Biggest Nuclear Threat To The American People Might Well Be’ Russia

Do Americans continue to fear the threat of nuclear attack from other nations, including Russia, or have such menaces taken a backseat to concerns regarding the weapons and methodologies of modern warfare?