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What You Need to Know About the Organization That Donald Trump Called 'Obsolete'
Donald Trump's criticism of NATO hit its peak over the weekend when the Republican presidential front-runner said that he would be fine if the organization were dissolved. Trump has long complained that NATO-member nations have not contributed the funding or resources to the organization that the
Greek PM Criticizes Turkey Over Aegean Violations
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras criticized neighboring Turkey for preventing a NATO force in the Aegean Sea from expanding its activities further south along the two countries' borders as a part of its deployment to help tackle the refugee crisis
US Investigating Airstrike That Hit Doctors Without Borders Hospital in Afghanistan
The U.S. military is investigating an airstrike in Kunduz, Afghanistan, early Saturday struck that a hospital run by Doctors Without Borders , killing at least 19 and injured 37. The international aid organization has condemned the attack “in the strongest possible terms” and demanded an
5 Things To Know This Morning
Your look at the five biggest and most buzz-worthy stories of the morning. 1. Middleton In Labor, Admitted to Hospital Kate Middleton has been admitted to St. Mary's Hospital in London showing early signs of labor, according to the Palace. 2. Alleged Cleveland Murderer to be Formally Charged
The Global Note: Assad Fights Back…40 Bombings In Iraq…Norway & The Boss
SYRIA -BIG PICTURE…The various U.N. efforts aren’t working. The sanctions haven’t done the job. Even last week’s attack on the highest echelons of Assad’s regime and the fighting in Damascus have yet to drive the Syrian President from power; for now he has weathered the...
Today In Pictures: Dec. 14, 2011
In this, Dec. 13, 2011 photo, men sit inside a pool in a police school compound after their heads were shaved in Aceh Besar, Aceh province, Indonesia. Police official Iskandar Hasan says that 65 youths were rounded up during a weekend concert and brought to...
Leaving Las Vegas
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) and AMY WALTER (@amyewalter) Rick Perry rolled the dice at this week’s debate in Las Vegas, but didn’t quite hit the jackpot. Luck has been on Herman Cain’s side all month, but now he’s got to prove he also has the...
The Presidential Planner: Obama Honors Citizens Medal Recipients
Back from his three-day American Jobs Act bus trip, President Obama will spend today at the White House. This afternoon, Obama will welcome the 13 recipients of the 2011 Presidential Citizens Medal, the nation’s second-highest civilian honor, to the White House. “This year’s recipients of...
Norway Massacre: Camera Catches Breivik Minutes Before Bombing
Anders Behring Breivik , who has confessed to killing nearly 80 people in twin terror attacks in Norway on July 22, was filmed by a security camera right after he placed a bomb outside a government building in downtown Oslo. Breivik, 32, can be seen on the closed circuit camera image published by a