US Says $400M Payment Was Contingent On Release Of PrisonersThe State Department says a $400 million cash payment to Iran was contingent on the release of American prisoners.
Ex-State Dept. Worker To Be Sentenced For 'Sextortion' SchemeSitting at a desk in the American embassy in London, a former U.S. State Department employee used his government-issued computer to prey on vulnerable young women and manipulate them into sharing nude photos.
Travel Warning Issued During Busy Holiday SeasonAs many people prepare to travel for Thanksgiving, the U.S. State Department has issued a worldwide travel warning for Americans. Officials are urging everyone to "exercise particular caution during the holiday season."
Stakes High For Clinton, GOP As Benghazi Hearing Takes Center StageHillary Clinton is taking center stage as the star witness in the Republican-led investigation into the deadly 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya.
Texas Man Says Wife Is Detained In China On Spying ChargesThe husband of an American businesswoman who's been detained by Chinese authorities for six months says his wife is accused of spying and stealing state secrets.
Tarrant Co. District Clerk Permanently Shuts Down Passport OfficesIf you live in Tarrant County and you need a passport, don't bother going to a county passport office.
U.S. State Department Issues Mexico Travel WarningThe U.S State Department expanded its warning of non-essential travel to 14 states in northern and central Mexico.