Congress to begin work on a bill the next president would be willing to sign.
Many veterans worry that Americans have become more interested in other issues – the economy, the presidential campaign, and pop culture – than the long wars in which thousands of US troops have fought and sacrificed.
Top US commander in Iraq said Thursday he is likely to recommend further drawdowns before leaving his post in the fall.
John McCain's military experience and Senate record show a presidential candidate who values integrity and getting things done.
The move, which passed the Senate and House Tuesday with a bipartisan majority, may reflect changing GOP ideas on energy.
At the NATO meeting in Romania Thursday, Afghan officials are expected to request money to expand its National Army from 86,000 to 120,000 troops.
He won more states; she won more big states and a few more delegates. Battle to last through March at least, analysts say.
The global-warming fight can't wait to work out the kinks in a cap-and-trade scheme.