Republicans delay Chuck Hagel’s defence secretary vote
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Republicans delay Chuck Hagel’s defence secretary vote

Republican senators have delayed a vote to confirm President Obama’s nominee for US secretary of…

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Ten predictions for 2013
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Ten predictions for 2013

What news events will dominate 2013? Here are ten predictions. I have chosen some deadly…

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‘Kill List’ rule book may be coming soon to the White House Situation Room
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‘Kill List’ rule book may be coming soon to the White House Situation Room

The White House “kill list”–a regularly updated chart showing the world’s most wanted terrorists used…

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Obama asks leaders to speak out forcefully against terrorism
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Obama asks leaders to speak out forcefully against terrorism

UNITED NATIONS: President Obama challenged world leaders Tuesday to condemn the violent attacks that have…

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Post Poll: Obama up 8 points over Romney in Virginia
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Post Poll: Obama up 8 points over Romney in Virginia

With just seven weeks of campaigning left before the November election, President Obama holds a…

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Reaction and response
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Reaction and response

Protests and demonstrations against US embassies and diplomatic missions continue to roil round the Muslim…

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Assange speaks from Ecuador embassy balcony, slams U.S. ‘witch hunt’
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Assange speaks from Ecuador embassy balcony, slams U.S. ‘witch hunt’

There was no arrest. No escape. No surrender. No assassination attempt. No human smuggling. No…

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Obama’s Iftar, dinner menu
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Obama’s Iftar, dinner menu

WASHINGTON: President Obama will host his fourth annual Iftar dinner in the State Dining Room…

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Aurora, Colo., shooting spree: A day of tears for victims and of twists in case
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Aurora, Colo., shooting spree: A day of tears for victims and of twists in case

AURORA, Colo: Sunday was a day to mourn here — and ask, fruitlessly, why.Two days…

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Mitt Romney: ‘Michigan is a state we can win’
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Mitt Romney: ‘Michigan is a state we can win’

Just after wrapping up his final event in Iowa on day four of his five-day…

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Fed faces political heat in weighing more economic stimulus
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Fed faces political heat in weighing more economic stimulus

With Europe falling deeper into crisis and Congress paralyzed, only one institution may have the…

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Romney sharpens his attack, says Obama is running a ‘hide-and-seek campaign’
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Romney sharpens his attack, says Obama is running a ‘hide-and-seek campaign’

Mitt Romney took a sharper line of attack against President Obama on Wednesday, accusing the…

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U.S. soldier held in shooting rampage that killed 16 Afghans, officials say
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U.S. soldier held in shooting rampage that killed 16 Afghans, officials say

KABUL: An American soldier walked off his base in a remote southern Afghan village shortly…

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World powers agree to reopen talks with Iran
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World powers agree to reopen talks with Iran

The United States and five other countries agreed to new talks with Iran on Tuesday,…

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At prayer breakfast and with birth-control decision, Obama riles religious conservatives
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At prayer breakfast and with birth-control decision, Obama riles religious conservatives

President Obama drew on the Bible and his interpretation of the Christian faith Thursday to…

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