KBR was contracted to recycle cafeteria waste at Forward Operating Base Warhorse. Such spotty accountability is coming under new scrutiny; an Oct. 30 report reveals that transactions worth $10.7 billion are being audited.
The trial of former Bosnian Serb President Radovan Karadzic on ethnic-cleansing charges began Thursday in the Hague with Karadzic staying away, saying he needs more time to prepare his defense.
Ireland says 'yes' to Lisbon Treaty. Reforms will give European Union a unified foreign policy, and a permanent president.
The UN report, which accuses Israel of committing war crimes, "makes a mockery of history," said Israeli President Shimon Peres.
The opening of a Foreign Ministry office for religion signals a rising awareness of the political clout of the world's faiths.
The US Army is seeking to sustain the adaptability and creativity officers gained in fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan.
The EU and Turkey signed a $11 billion gas pipeline deal that should give Europe more supply options.