With Taliban back in power, 9/11 victim family member says it feels 'like on 9/10'

Brett Eagleson was 15 when his father was killed in the 9/11 terror attacks, spearheaded by al Qaeda from Taliban-controlled Afghanistan. Wit

SCOTUS 'Remain in Mexico' ruling marks latest immigration defeat for Biden administration

The Supreme Court’s ruling late Tuesday, which ordered the Biden administration to reinstate the Trump-era Remain-in-Mexico policy, marks the

Israel says it carried out airstrikes on Hamas targets after balloon attack

Israel Defense Forces announced on Twitter Monday that it carried out strikes against Hamas targets in Gaza in response to an earlier arson b

China says sanctions on Taliban not productive

China says the international community should support chances for positive developments in Afghanistan rather than impose sanctions on the Ta

US Capitol Police investigating suspicious vehicle near Library of Congress

Officers from the United States Capitol Police (USCP) locked down or evacuated portions of the Capitol on Thursday morning to respond to repo

Biden says 'no one's being killed' in Afghanistan, can't 'recall' advisers telling him to delay withdrawal

President Biden in an interview with ABC that aired Thursday said "no one's being killed" in Afghanistan despite reports of at least seven de

New Zealand to enter nationwide lockdown after single coronavirus case found

WELLINGTON, New Zealand – New Zealand's government took drastic action Tuesday by putting the entire nation into a strict lockdown for at lea

Taliban announces 'amnesty,' urges women to join government

The Taliban announced Tuesday an "amnesty" across Afghanistan and urged women to join its government, trying to calm nerves across a nervous

Chinese, Russian militaries hold drills in northwest China

Chinese and Russian troops have engaged in joint exercises in northwestern China in a sign of growing military ties between Moscow and Beijin

Afghan ambassador calls for continued US air strikes amid fears Taliban will soon capture Kabul

Afghanistan’s ambassador to the U.S. reportedly is calling on America to ramp up its "extremely limited" air campaign against the Taliban des

Cuomo could face these charges if arrested on Brittany Commisso allegations

The New York attorney general’s report on alleged sexual harassment by Gov. Andrew Cuomo was the result of a civil investigation, but it has

US peace envoy warns Taliban to ‘stop their military offensive’ in Afghanistan

A U.S. peace envoy was back in the Middle East on Tuesday to warn the Taliban not to pursue a military victory on the ground and deliver a bl

Biden to announce he wants half of all new vehicles at zero emissions by 2030

President Biden will sign an executive order on Thursday calling for half of all U.S. car sales to be zero-emission vehicles by 2030.

Jobless claims dip ahead of benefit expiration

The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell last week as the expiration of supplemental benefits drew nearer.

Afghan president blames swift US withdrawal for Taliban surge, with key cities under threat

Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani on Monday blamed the United States’ "sudden" decision to withdraw its troops for the rapid collapse of sec

China has placed millions under lockdown as the nation faces the biggest outbreak of the coronavirus in months

China has placed millions under lockdown as the nation faces the biggest outbreak of the coronavirus in months due to the more transmissible

China orders mass testing in Wuhan as COVID outbreak spreads

Chinese authorities announced Tuesday mass coronavirus testing in Wuhan as an unusually wide series of COVID-19 outbreaks reached the city wh

New restrictions on Washington state police may lead to spike in crime

As the most sweeping police reform in the nation takes effect in Washington state over a year after the death of George Floyd, law enforcemen

US extends expiration dates on J&J COVID vaccine to 6 months

Federal health regulators on Wednesday again extended the expiration dates on Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine, providing health workers

Biden to visit intelligence community as investigation into COVID-19 origin continues

President Biden is set to visit the Office of the Director of National Intelligence Tuesday afternoon amid the intelligence community's ongoi