World & National

  • Senate Approves Obama Plan to Train Syrian Rebels
  • Health Law Enrollment Falls to 7.3M
  • Native Americans Getting Final Settlement Payments
  • Man Arrested in Massive California Wildfire

  • Wal-Mart to Increase Holiday Hiring by 10 Pct

    Wal-Mart Stores Inc. says it plans to hire 60,000 temporary holiday workers for the crucial holiday season, an increase of 10 percent from last year.

  • Australian Police: Raids Thwart Islamic State Group Beheading Plot

    Australian officials say a plot to carry out random beheadings in Sydney has been thwarted by a dozen raids throughout the city. Authorities say the group planned to also videotape the attacks. 15 people were taken into custody, and one person has been charged with conspiracy to prepare for a terrorist attack.

  • n this photo taken on Jan. 5, 2014 and supplied by Sea Shepherd Australia, three dead minke whales lie on the deck of the Japanese whaling vessel Nisshin Maru in the Southern Ocean. Whaling Meeting Votes Against Japan's Hunt

    An international whaling conference has voted against Japan's plans to resume whaling in the Antarctic next year, but Japan has vowed to go ahead anyway.

  • Doctor: Ford to Undergo 40 Days of Chemotherapy

    Toronto Mayor Rob Ford will undergo 40 days of chemotherapy to treat a rare and difficult-to-beat cancer that forced him to do what months of scandals over drug and alcohol abuse could not - drop his bid for re-election.

  • Cardinals RB Arrested on Assault Charges

    Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer has been arrested on aggravated assault charges in connection with two altercations at his home in late July involving a 27-year-old woman and an 18-month-old child.