In President Obama's Afghanistan speech, he announced Tuesday night that he will send 30,000 more troops to Afghanistan. But he's already decided to start bringing them back by mid-2011.
12/02/2009 12:00 am
News from the Middle East isn't all bleak.
11/27/2009 12:00 am
Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four others are to stand trial in New York. Here's the evidence federal prosecutors will use against them.
11/14/2009 12:00 am
Military officials say the shootings at Fort Hood were an 'isolated incident.' But the stress of repeated wartime deployments has led to several such incidents in recent years.
11/06/2009 12:00 am
Pentagon chief Robert Gates is the swing vote in Obama's decision on the Afghanistan war.
11/02/2009 12:00 am
10/19/2009 01:00 am
President Obama plays basketball with members of congress and cabinet secretaries Thursday. He likes to push himself so hard that he once destroyed a sneaker in a pickup game.
10/08/2009 01:00 am
The debate over sending more US troops frames a larger clash over counterinsurgency strategy as the new template for war.
10/04/2009 01:00 am
Officers are forging a new approach in the south, building trust with their Iraqi counterparts.
09/28/2009 01:00 am
Unlike the battle over health care, the visit offers few potential pitfalls.
07/22/2009 01:00 am