Defense chief shrugs off special-ops fears

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1989915" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Ashton Carter[/caption] Defense Secretary Ashton Carter dismissed fears about military training that's due to be conducted in communities in seven states this summer, saying more…

9-1-1 caller shot by responding deputies

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1990185" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Crime-scene tape surrounds a home where a Charleston County sheriff's deputy shot and wounded a resident Thursday after a call about a home invasion/Photo: more…

Justice investigating Baltimore police

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1705115" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Loretta Lynch[/caption] Loretta Lynch took to the national media podium Friday morning to announce the Department of Justice will indeed investigate Baltimore police to more…

McCain slams $50,000 tax funds for elephants

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1989745" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Sen. John McCain said spending $50,000 on elephants isn't wise.[/caption] Sen. John McCain from Arizona said Capitol Hill has gone way overboard when it more…

Democrat senator: ISIS winning Web war

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1989695" align="aligncenter" width="600"] ISIS is winning the hears and minds of youth via professionally produced memes.[/caption] Sen. Cory Booker said during a recent Homeland Security meeting on more…

Ex-Gitmo detainee who murdered American free on bail

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1989655" align="aligncenter" width="595"] Omar Khadr exits prison.[/caption] Omar Khadr, a former Guantanamo Bay detainee who's spent the past few years in a Canadian jail for killing an more…

Iran on U.S. war: 'No big deal'

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1989615" align="aligncenter" width="601"] Iran's Hossein Salami[/caption] An Iranian general asked about the possibility of war with the United States downplayed its significance, calling it "no big deal" more…