| Oct 21, 2010
| 4:34 AM
NPR firing of Juan Williams and new poll results raise the issue of political correctness once again....
| Sep 30, 2011
| 9:36 PM
Anwar Awlaki's killing in Yemen on Friday has reignited two debates that are sure to dominate this weekend's conversation. While many Americans cheer the blow to Al Qaeda, civil libertarians, including Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul, are...
| May 5, 2011
Al Qaeda is having a very bad year. And from the terrorists' standpoint, the death of Osama bin Laden isn't even the worst of it. The biggest potential blow is the spread of democratic politics in the Arab world. If it succeeds, Al Qaeda will be...
| Oct 24, 2010
| 2:23 PM
Congressman Anthony Weiner (D - Queens and Brooklyn) sent a letter Sunday to YouTube CEO Chad Hurley imploring him to take down the videos being posted by the 'bin-Laden' of the Internet, Anwar al-Awlaki.
Al-Awlaki's videos promote violent acts against...
| Nov 1, 2010
| 4:08 AM
He is suspected of packing explosives into the underwear of a Nigerian accused of trying to blow up a Detroit-bound airliner last Christmas and sent his own brother on a suicide mission against a top Saudi official.
Ibrahim Hassan al-Asiri, considered...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 6:37 PM
WACO, Tex. -- A U.S. soldier charged with plotting to blow up troops from the nation's largest Army post has been sentenced to life in prison.
Naser Jason Abdo was found guilty in May of attempted use of a weapon of mass destruction, attempted murder...
| Feb 25, 2012
| 2:21 PM
All of the commentators to the Feb. 19 In Theory question, “Should the military test spirituality?” — even those who correctly pointed out that such testing makes a travesty of our Constitution’s separation of church and state...
| Oct 1, 2011
| 6:48 PM
The killing of Anwar al-Awlaki in Yemen on Friday by a U.S. drone strike is the culmination of two years of extensive U.S. efforts to track down the American-born member of al Qaeda and put him out of action.
Awlaki, identified by U.S. intelligence as...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 9:19 AM
A heavily armed gunman opened fire at a movie theater in Aurora, Colorado, on Friday, July 20, killing at least 12 and wounding 38. Police arrested a suspect in theater's parking lot.
Here are some of the worst U.S. mass shootings since World War II....
| Nov 9, 2009
The U.S. military's culture of silence about troops' mental health had finally begun to change.
In the early years of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, the various branches had been roundly criticized for failing to adequately address post-traumatic...
| Nov 6, 2009
| 4:24 PM
by Mark Silva President Barack Obama plans a stop today at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, where some of the most wounded casualties of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are being treated -- and where the Army psychologist accused......