War On Terror News
Book Excerpt: Sen. Mitch McConnell's 'The Long Game'
Excerpted from The Long Game: A Memoir by Mitch McConnell , in agreement with Sentinel, an imprint of Penguin Publishing Group, a division of Penguin Random House LLC. Copyright © Mitch McConnell, 2016. Introduction Over the three decades I have been a US senator, I’ve been the subject of many
Psychologists Behind CIA Interrogation Tactics Deny Torture
Two former Air Force psychologists from Washington state who helped design the CIA's enhanced interrogation techniques for terrorism suspects are denying a group's allegations of torture and war crimes
DIVIDED AMERICA: In Montana, Neighbors at Odds Over Refugees
A plan to bring refugees to Montana has neighbors at odds over Islam, big government and the idea that Americans should 'take care of our own'
Memorial Day: When and Where 1.2M People Died Fighting for America
At least 1.2 million people have died fighting for America during its wars dating back 241 years, according to Department of Defense and Department of Veterans Affairs data. Most died in battle, while many others never landed abroad but are no less honored on this Memorial Day . Here’s a
The Army Chaplain Who Quit Over 'Unaccountable Killing' of Obama’s Secretive Drone Program
As a witness to the removal of fallen U.S. troops from Afghanistan, Army Chaplain Christopher John Antal can’t recall a time when that solemn ceremony wasn’t conducted without the presence of drones passing along the horizon. They were sleek and quiet, making a gentle humming noise as they flew
What the 'Serial' Podcast Revealed About Ex-Taliban Captive Bowe Bergdahl
We've reached the final and 11th episode of the second season of the most popular podcast in America, "Serial." This season intricately explored the high-profile case of U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. He left his outpost in Afghanistan and was held captive by the Taliban for five years until his
Bob Woodruff: What Happened When I Went to the Alleged ISIS Breeding Ground in China
As we drove through the streets of Yarkand, a desert oasis town in China’s far western province of Xinjiang , police and counter- terrorism forces line almost every corner. Our cameras are kept close to our chests, out of sight, because despite official laws allowing journalists to travel here
What Congress Has Planned for 2016
Looking for your congressman in the new year? Try the campaign trail. After a productive and tumultuous 2015, lawmakers begin 2016 with roughly 30 work weeks on the schedule, a lighter load meant to accommodate the presidential conventions in July and reelection races. Lawmakers still have a full
The Fifth Republican Debate By the Numbers
Terrorism, and how the candidates would take on ISIS, were front and center at the first Republican presidential debate following the deadly terrorist attacks in Paris and San Bernardino. Held at the Venetian casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, the debate featured numerous bouts between Donald Trump and
GMA’S “40 FOR 40” MARATHON EVENT LAUNCHES NOVEMBER 17 AT 5PM ET AT TIMES SQUARE STUDIO .
ABC News Anchors and Correspondents in the United States, Paris, Brussels and the Middle East Bring Viewers Hourly Updates and Developments in the Tragic Attacks Throughout the 40-Hour Marathon . Plus, One Direction, Gloria Estefan, Celine Dion, Drew Barrymore, and Many More Join the Epic 40-hour