House Speaker Paul Ryan said Thursday that a measure stripping funds from Planned Parenthood would be included in the bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act. House Republicans' decision to tie defunding the women's ...

Budget should be postponed as the elections are close. I think no matter whichever party has been there at the Centre, to present the budget before the election is not correct. (Reuters) Nationalist Congress Party ...

Turkish Defense Minister Fikri Isik says the lack of US air support for Anakra’s military operations in Syria is giving rise to negative public sentiment over Washington’s use of Turkey’s Incirlik airbase. For the ...

More than 13,000 civilians have fled Iraq's Mosul over the past five days since government troops began the second phase in a battle to retake the city from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) last week, ...

Calls for Congress to create an independent, bipartisan commission tasked with investigating claims surrounding Russia’s purported interference in last year’s White House race gained support this week from a ...

The U.S.-led coalition has doubled to 450 the number of advisers assisting Iraqi forces fighting Islamic State militants. The top U.S. spokesman for the campaign to retake Mosul said Wednesday that the additional ...

Four groups have joined in petitioning the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to halt the implementation of its entry-level driver training rule until the agency restores the requirement that driver trainees ...

WASHINGTON state should outlaw the death penalty. It’s an incredibly expensive criminal justice tool that is unevenly applied. Prosecutors in just three counties — King, Pierce and Snohomish — can still afford to ...

NEW YORK – By piecing together recently revealed WikiLeaks emails with evidence that has emerged over the past several years, it’s become increasingly clear that President Obama and his secretary of state at the ...

ANALYSIS/OPINION: A sequel of sorts to the 1975 film, “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest,” is playing out at the University of Maryland at College Park, where the inmates are threatening to take over the asylum. ...

Spokesman of the US-led coalition Col. John Dorrian confirmed that three Daesh leaders were killed in the airstrikes. WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — The US-led coalition airstrikes in the area around the Iraqi city ...

NEAR MOSUL/ERBIL, Iraq: More than 2,000 Iraqis a day are fleeing Mosul, several hundred more each day than before US-led coalition forces began a new phase of their battle to retake the city from Islamic State, the ...

Inequality in Maryland’s higher education system will take center stage next week in a trial to resolve a decade-old lawsuit over the lack of investment in the state’s historically black colleges and ...

Russia has accused the US-led coalition of “systematically” bombing Syria’s economic infrastructure rather than oil production facilities seized by Takfiri Daesh terrorists. Russian Defense Ministry spokesman ...

The victory of US President-elect Donald Trump at a campaign to control the White House equals “greater commitment” to the racist regime of Israel, says a political commentator. Joe Iosbaker, an activist with the ...

The new Romanian cabinet under the leadership of Sorin Grindeanu was supported by the votes of 295 deputies and senators, while 133 lawmakers voted "against," according to local media. CHISINAU (Sputnik) — Romania's ...

Washington: The US-led coalition fighting Daesh is prepared to support Turkish forces battling the fighters in northern Syria, a US military official said Wednesday. Turkey has asked for such assistance from the ...

Thousands of Iraqis have been forced to flee Mosul during the past five days, since U.S.-led military forces began a second phase in the operation to free the city from the grip of Islamic State militants, U.N. ...

American troops have been operating alongside Iraqi forces inside of ISIS-held Mosul, a coalition spokesperson acknowledged for the first time Wednesday. "They have been in the city at different times," Col. John ...

TEL AVIV, Israel — An Israeli soldier was convicted of manslaughter on Wednesday in the deadly shooting of a badly wounded Palestinian attacker, capping a nine-month saga that has deeply divided the country. The ...