Local Travelers Reconsider Dominican Republic Vacations In Wake Of Tourist Deaths, State Department WarningThe State Department is telling tourists to "exercise increased caution" when traveling to the Dominican Republic.
Afghan Parents Granted 3-Month Visa To Visit Son Who Was Critically Injured In Dallas ShootingAfter being denied three times, the parents of a former Afghan translator who was critically injured in a shooting in Dallas have been granted a three-month visa to visit their son.
State Department Rejects Visas For Family Of Former Afghan Translator Shot, Paralyzed In DallasMahir Ahmad Amiri sits in a hospital unit, no longer able to communicate with his wife or children.
Judge Blocks Online Plans For Printing Untraceable 3D GunsA U.S. judge in Seattle blocked the Trump administration Monday from allowing a Texas company to post online plans for making untraceable 3D guns.
Judge Orders New Federal Review Of Keystone XL PipelineA federal judge has ordered the U.S. State Department to conduct a more thorough review of the Keystone XL pipeline's proposed pathway.
US Shutters Russia's San Francisco Consulate In RetaliationThe United States is retaliating against Russia by forcing closure of its consulate in San Francisco.
Cancun Travel Warning Issued By State DepartmentThe department said murders, kidnappings and robberies involving Americans are going up as turf wars between gangs are heating up.
Democrats Seek Federal Payments To Trump BusinessesDemocratic lawmakers are making a new push for information about how much money the federal government is spending at Trump's for-profit properties.
Official: US Approves 1st Arms Sale To Taiwan Under TrumpA U.S. official tells The Associated Press that the State Department has approved arms sales to Taiwan worth a total of $1.3 billion.
AP Sources: US To Approve Keystone XL PipelineThe State Department will recommend the pipeline is in U.S. interests, clearing the way for the White House to grant a presidential permit to TransCanada to build the $8 billion pipeline, two officials said.
Trump Picks Exxon CEO Rex Tillerson To Be Secretary Of StatePresident-elect Donald Trump has selected Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson to lead the State Department.
Trump Faces Early Test With Republicans Over RussiaLawmakers are seeking to investigate purported Russian interference in the November election and question the incoming president's potential pick for secretary of state.
Trump Expected To Tap Exxon's Tillerson As Secretary Of StatePresident-elect Donald Trump moved closer to nominating Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson as his secretary of State Saturday, meeting privately with the business leader for the second time in a week.
Customers Worked Over By Now Defunct Massage SpaMore than a half dozen customers of Massage City in Allen contacted CBS11 accusing the owner of collecting thousands of dollars for expensive massages, then going out of business without warning.
Top 5 Ways To Stay Safe At The AirportStatistically, becoming a victim of a terrorist attack at an airport is extremely low, but security experts says it's always smart to be prepared.