Bratton: NYPD Following Developments In UK ‘Closely’ After Britain Raises Terror Threat Level To Severe
Police Commissioner Bill Bratton says the NYPD is “following developments in the U.K. closely” after Britain raised its terror threat level Friday, meaning that a terrorist attack is considered highly likely.
President Obama Plays Golf After Making Somber Statement On Beheaded American Journalist James Foley
Shortly after delivering his somber remarks Wednesday, he engaged in his favorite pastime — a game of golf with friends, including former professional basketball star Alonzo Mourning.
Foley’s parents stepped before cameras Wednesday to share their pain with the world and reflect on the life their son lived.
Donald Morgan was arrested upon his return from Lebanon, the official said.
Sen. Charles Schumer endorsed the U.S. airstrikes in Iraq on Sunday, but the New York Democrat said he is against sending troops there.
American officials say the U.S. launched a second round of airstrikes against Islamic State targets near Erbil on Friday, using drones and fighter jets.
President Barack Obama announced Thursday night he has authorized targeted airstrikes in in Iraq, and U.S. Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.) said the effort is necessary and has bipartisan support.
The Obama administration is considering tighter security measures in airports amid worries that Islamic militants are creating a new arsenal of hard to detect weapons to target the U.S.
But the senator said he does believe in protecting the United States by using drones.
President Barack Obama said he was dispatching up to 300 military advisers to Iraq to help quell the rising insurgency.
Mayor Bill de Blasio says New York City is “constantly vigilant” against any terror threat posed by recent violence in Iraq.
The U.S. won’t send troops back into Iraq, but President Barack Obama said he has asked his national security team to prepare a range of other options, which he’ll review in the coming days.
Memorial day has one former Marine colonel making an effort to honor his own son and others who paid the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty.
The scandal in the Department of Veterans Affairs has stunned the nation. An investigation found that at least 40 veterans died while waiting for doctors appointments in Arizona.
Thousands of Jewish artifacts found in Iraq a decade ago have been restored and are now on public display — but not for long.