Pentagon chief Robert Gates is the swing vote in Obama's decision on the Afghanistan war.
Biopic of Earhart's rise to fame is such a smooth ride the film lacks spark and edge.
Standish, Mich., is dependent on its prison, which is about to close. It says it still wants the Guantánamo detainees to fill the void, but opponents are pushing to recall members of city council.
Richard Heene wanted his own reality TV show, and the balloon boy story seems to have given it to him. Now, we're all actors in this pathetic drama.
The debate over sending more US troops frames a larger clash over counterinsurgency strategy as the new template for war.
Wamego, Kan., celebrates its fifth annual 'Oztoberfest' this weekend. But you can find its tributes to 'The Wizard of Oz' around town all year long.
Husband Phillip Garrido was ordered held on $30 million bail Monday. Nancy's lawyer may suggest she was a battered woman.
If guarding the controversial prisoners keeps a Standish, Mich., prison open, many locals are for it.
Already, there are small signs that common ground is being found regarding the use of violence, no matter where it’s directed.