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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: Turning now back overseas, tensions remain high along the border between Ukraine and Russia, after reports yesterday that the Ukrainian military had destroyed an armed Russian convoy that had...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: “The first governor in Texas to be indicted in 100 years.” Those were some of the headlines late last night about Gov. Rick Perry, and what a grand jury says was his abuse of power. To explain what’...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: Good evening thanks for joining us. American jets today hit positions near a key dam in Northern Iraq that had been captured recently by Islamic extremists. This a day after the extremists, members...
NEWARK, N.J. — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie took into office promising “a new era of accountability and transparency.” Yet after he won a second term last year and as he explores a run for president, his administration stands...
UPDATE: Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has ordered a state of emergency in Ferguson, Missouri and is imposing a curfew between midnight and 5 a.m. to respond to continued unrest in the St. Louis suburb. Protests in Ferguson, Missouri escalated on Friday...
Police stand watch as demonstrators protest the shooting death of teenager Michael Brown on Aug. 13 in Ferguson, Missouri. After a decade of sending military gear to civilian police departments across the nation, federal officials are rethinking the...