U.S. general killed in Afghanistan

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABCNEWS.GO) — An American general was killed today and 15 other soldiers wounded in an attack at a military academy in Afghanistan today. The Taliban claimed responsibility for more…

Feds: New leaker spilling national secrets

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="9paDlnbzr3kOr4QZOTKtGzG_kfUpF1Li" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (CNN) — The federal government has concluded there's a new leaker exposing national security documents in the aftermath of surveillance disclosures by former NSA contractor more…

Juan Williams: Impeachment-seekers old, white, GOP

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="hwYmZmbzrs3Kgs325hsee7KAdhJtEla_" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (POLITIFACT) — House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, said the House has no plans to impeach President Barack Obama, but that doesn’t mean the idea isn’t more…

Iowa sees early blast of Republican hopefuls

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (IOWA CITY PRESS-CITIZEN) — It’s like the holiday shopping season: The presidential vetting season seems to keep coming earlier and earlier. Seven potential GOP presidential types will pop more…

'Hand of God sent missile into sea'

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_1112875" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Israel's Iron Dome missile-defense system is fired to intercept enemy rockets[/caption] More claims of divine intervention are being reported in the ongoing conflict between more…

Death Valley sets cool-temp record

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — Death Valley, Calif., which is known for being the world’s hottest location, maxed out at a relatively chilly 89 degrees on Sunday. This temperature – nearly more…

Sources: Iran's terror wing plots attacks in Israel

by Aaron Klein -- TEL AVIV – The Palestinian Authority has information indicating the Iranian-backed Hezbollah terrorist organization has been seeking in recent days to recruit militants to carry out attacks in more…

Solar superstorm near-miss spotlights EMP threat

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON – NASA's report that the Earth dodged a solar superstorm flare that could have knocked out all unprotected technology and electrical grid systems around the world confirms more…