President Donald Trump will use a nationally televised address to outline for a war-weary nation the strategy he believes will best position the U.S. to eventually declare victory in Afghanistan after 16...
Monday, Aug 21, 2017 at 07:03 AM EDT
U. Texas Removes Confederate Statues, Citing Their Symbolism
University of Texas President Greg Fenves has ordered the immediate removal of statues of Robert E. Lee and other prominent Confederate figures from a main area of campus, saying such monuments have become...
Sunday, Aug 20, 2017 at 04:39 PM EDT
Trump to Address US Involvement in Afghanistan on Monday
Signaling that the U.S. military expects its mission to continue, the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan on Sunday hailed the launch of the Afghan Army's new special operations corps, declaring that "we are with...
Monday, Aug 21, 2017 at 06:42 AM EDT
Amid Budget Stalemate, Might Pa. Put Off Paying Some Bills?
What started as a protest against police brutality has mushroomed a year later into a divisive debate over the future of a football player who refused to stand for the national anthem and now faces what his fans...
Sunday, Aug 20, 2017 at 11:47 PM EDT
'Terrorists Will Not Stop Our Lives': Barcelona Mourns
President Donald Trump’s job approval rating in three key states that helped propel him to the White House — Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin — stands below 40 percent, three new NBC News/Marist polls show...
Sunday, Aug 20, 2017 at 10:03 AM EDT
Syria's Assad Rejects Security Cooperation With the West
Syrian President Bashar Assad on Sunday refused any security cooperation with Western nations or the reopening of their embassies, until they cut ties with opposition and insurgent groups.
Sunday, Aug 20, 2017 at 01:14 PM EDT
Councilwoman Renews Call for Frank Rizzo Statue Removal