State Department

More Clinton Emails Released Amid Mounting Criticism Of State DepartmentThe department said the process of releasing Hillary Clinton's emails is slow, because U.S. intelligence agencies have to make sure they don't contain any government secrets.
Officials Raise Spying Concerns After Chinese Company Plans Renovation At Waldorf AstoriaThe sale to Anbang still allows the Hilton Corporation to run the hotel, but the deal also calls for a massive renovation, which triggered concerns in Washington.
FBI Reclassifies As 'Top Secret' Some Of Hillary Clinton's Released Benghazi EmailsAs the holiday weekend began on Friday, the State Department released the first batch of Hillary Clinton's emails, and among other things they show she received sensitive information about Benghazi on her unsecure home server.
State Department: No Record Of Hillary Clinton Signing Form About Turning Over DocumentsQuestions about whether Clinton signed such a document have swirled since the revelation of her use of a personal email account for government-related work.
Hillary Clinton: Personal Email Account Was Used Only For Convenience, Allowed By State DepartmentAt a brief news conference at the United Nations, Clinton said when she began her tenure as secretary of state in 2009, she opted to use one device and one email account for both work and personal use because she thought it would be more convenient.
U.S. Rep., Terror Expert Shocked At State Dept. Claim That Jobs Program Can Stop ISISAfter recent displays of almost unspeakable violence by Islamic State militants, a suggestion from the U.S. State Department about how to stop terrorists is raising eyebrows.
US Issues Travel Alert For Americans Traveling AbroadAuthorities say U.S. citizens traveling abroad should be extra vigilant for possible threats in public venues.
Relatives Question Bronx Woman's Death After Low-Cost Surgery In Dominican Republic Beverly Brignoni was a young New Yorker seeking a less expensive way to enhance her appearance and she did what many other people are now doing: travel to the Dominican Republic for cosmetic surgery.
Rep. Israel Fights To Get Boy In Ukraine Reunited With Mom In Queens: 'Just Resolve It'The boy hasn't be able to get the necessary travel documents to be reunited with his mom and remains in Ukraine amid growing unrest.
NYPD Beefs Up Security Amid Online Terror 'Chatter'Police in New York City have beefed up security at iconic locations like the Empire State Building and World Trade Center amid online "chatter'' about terror threats.
U.S. Issues Global Travel Alert Over Al-Qaeda ThreatThe State Department says the potential for terrorism is particularly strong in the Middle East and North Africa. It says an attack could occur or come from the Arabian Peninsula.
Man Who Ranted About Poison, CIA On Plane Had Worked For State DepartmentA man who went on a rant about national security on a flight from Hong Kong to Newark-Liberty International Airport Monday once worked for the U.S. State Department.