Lawmaker demands Obama reveal any ransom

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_928241" align="aligncenter" width="540" caption="Obama bows to Saudi King Abdullah, on April 1, 2009"][/caption] WASHINGTON — Rep. Steve Stockman, R-Texas, is demanding to know what others in Washington more…

Questions mount over 'ransom' for Bergdahl

by F. Michael Maloof -- BEIRUT, Lebanon –While the Afghan Taliban, which negotiated with the U.S. for the release of US. Army Sgt. Bowe Berdahl, is not on the U.S. terrorist list, it more…

U.S. has met secretly with Hamas for 6 months

by Aaron Klein -- TEL AVIV – For the last six months, U.S. officials have been conducting secret, back-channel talks with Hamas regarding arrangements for the new Palestinian unity government, BuzzFeed.com confirmed more…

Vets, visitors flock to Normandy to mark D-Day

by -NO AUTHOR- -- COLLEVILLE-SUR-MER, France (AP) — Ceremonies to commemorate the 70th anniversary of D-Day are drawing thousands of visitors to the cemeteries, beaches and stone-walled villages of Normandy this week, more…

D-Day at 70: Photos from invasion of Normandy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) Friday marks the 70th anniversary of D-Day, when the U.S.-led Allied armada crossed the English Channel to launch an offensive that would help lead to the more…

Manhunt for gunman who killed 3 officers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) -- In a country often stereotyped for being too genteel, the Canadian city of Moncton prides itself on a special distinction: It was named the most polite. more…