The Albemarle County Police Department in Charlottesville is holding a joint law enforcement briefing on the status of missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham.
In video released by the U.S. Central Command, U.S. airstrikes hit an Islamic State vehicle-borne IED on Oct. 21, near the Syrian border town of Kobane.
Applause erupted from onlookers as the body of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, who was shot by a gunman at the National War Memorial in Ottawa, was transported in a motorcade Friday to be buried in his hometown of Hamilton, Ontario.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says a team of disease detectives tracking the movements of a doctor diagnosed with Ebola will soon detail their findings.
The National Republican Senatorial Committee released this ad, which slams U.S. Senate candidate Rep. Bruce Braley (D-Iowa), for his "failed record."
The day after a doctor in New York City was diagnosed with Ebola, White House press secretary Josh Earnest said President Obama would have "no qualms about riding the subway...or taking a stroll on the High Line."
A California-based start-up has designed new law enforcement technology that aims to automatically alert dispatch when an officer's gun is unholstered and fired.
A coin toss decided the mayoral race in a small town high in the Peruvian Andes after two candidates tied at the ballot box.
This Sunday's parliamentary elections in Ukraine promise to usher in a fresh class of politicians, but for millions of Ukrainians, change is no promise of improvement.
Muriel Bowser, David Catania and Carol Schwartz talk about their leadership styles, their worst traits and the biggest management challenge facing D.C.'s next mayor.
An emergency room doctor who recently returned to New York after treating Ebola patients in West Africa has tested positive for the virus. He's quarantined in Bellevue Hospital Center.
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South Dakota rancher John Harter tried to stop TransCanada from securing the right of eminent domain over his land where they want to put part of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline, but Harter recently lost his battle in court.
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A mashup of highlights from the president's speech on the government shutdown at M. Luis Construction company in Rockville, Md. Thursday.
Hear what words repeatedly came up on the floor during the second day of the government shutdown.
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President Obama argues at the U.N. General Assembly that U.S.isolationism could leave a leadership vaccuum in the world.