A Kenyan military assault on the Somali-based, al-Qaida-linked group al-Shabab who were holding hostages at a shopping mall in Nairobi may have broken the standoff.
A former U.S. soldier is officially under arrest after North Texas police discovered forged documents and weapons in his truck. For now, Azeez Ahmed is facing state charges of tampering with a governmental record.
James Fitch worked in the 1960s extracting uranium for nuclear weapons. He now struggles every day just to take a simple breath.
With just four weeks remaining to raise the debt limit before the government goes into default, both sides continue to hold their ground.