Breastfeeding moms should cover up
WASHINGTON — Former Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge says
in a new book that he was pressured by other members of President
George W. Bush's Cabinet to raise the nation's terror alert level
just before the 2004 presidential election.
WASHINGTON — President Obama's national security adviser did not
rule out adding more U.S. forces in Afghanistan to help turn around
a war he said Sunday is not now in crisis.
WASHINGTON — U.S. military personnel at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba,
helped Chinese interrogators question members of China's Uighur
minority, including physically restraining them so they could be
photographed against their will, according to testimony presented
Thursday to a congressional subcommittee.
LOS ANGELES — Fred Travalena, the master impressionist and
singer whose broad repertoire of voices ranged from Jack Nicholson
to Sammy Davis Jr. to Bugs Bunny, has died. He was 66.
"A Bright and Guilty Place"
OV police must share in budget cuts
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Many detainees at Guantanamo were
innocent men swept up by U.S. forces unable to distinguish enemies
from non-combatants, a former Bush administration official said
Double-decker freeways can work
Obama's message to tax cheats
Paying the price for hatred
WASHINGTON — The physical and mental abuse of detainees in Iraq,
Afghanistan and Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, was the direct result of Bush
administration policies, not merely the work of bad guards or
interrogators, a bipartisan Senate report said Thursday.
WASHINGTON — President-elect Barack Obama plans to announce six
experienced hands to fill top administration posts today, moving at
record speed to name the leadership team that will guide his
presidency through a time of war and recession.
FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. — In a rush to correct reports of substandard
care for wounded soldiers, the Army flung open the doors of new
specialized treatment centers so wide that up to half the soldiers
currently enrolled do not have injuries serious enough to justify
being there, The Associated Pr…
Excerpts from an interview with U.S. Rep. Gabrielle
Giffords, running for re-election against Republican Tim