Both brothers of a Tucson man killed during a SWAT raid in 2011 are among five people named in a 29-count indictment alleging they imported and sold at least $4.9 million worth of marijuana between 2005 and the time of the fatal raid.
SAN DIEGO — The nighttime collision of a Coast Guard aircraft on
a rescue mission and a Marine helicopter left nine people feared
dead at sea Friday as investigators tried to solve the mystery of
how the air crews failed to see each other in a heavily used
WASHINGTON — Hours after a personal encounter with the grim cost
of war, President Obama said Thursday the sight of 18 flag-covered
cases holding the remains of Americans killed this week in
Afghanistan can't help but influence his thinking about sending
more troops overseas.
The former Marine officer Matthew Hoh, who resigned his Foreign
Service post in Afghanistan because he feels the war is pointless
and not worth dying for, deserves all the attention he's gotten and
more. The Obama administration faces hard decisions there, and the
man made a good case agains…
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Congressional negotiators reached a
deal Tuesday that would effectively exempt 13 ships that haul iron
ore, coal and other freight on the Great Lakes from a proposed
federal rule meant to reduce air pollution.
KABUL — Roadside bombs — the biggest killer of U.S. soldiers —
claimed eight more American lives Tuesday, driving the U.S. death
toll to a record level for the third time in four months as
President Obama nears a decision on a new strategy for the troubled