The Iranian flag flutters in front of the International Atomic Energy Agency headquarters in Vienna, Austria, March 4, 2019. (Leonhard Foeger/Reuters) The Trump administration's ‘bluster’ has forced the Iranians into a defensive posture. In the…

The Justice Department building stands in Washington, D.C., February 1, 2018. (Jim Bourg/Reuters) In an opinion released Monday, the Department of Justice’s Office of Legal Counsel ruled that former White House counsel Donald McGahn is “not…

Security is ramping up at Jewish sites in Chicago after an arson attempt and vandalism at synagogues this weekend, police said. At Anshe Sholom B'nai Israel Congregation in Chicago's Lake View East neighborhood, an unknown…

A unanimous Supreme Court has blocked, for now, a large multi-party lawsuit against pharmaceutical giant Merck over "atypical femoral fractures" caused by osteoporosis drug Fosamax. Interested in Supreme Court? Add Supreme Court as an interest…

American automotive giant Ford said on Monday it is preparing to cut 7,000 salaried jobs in an effort to reduce bureaucracy at the company, flatten the structure of management and cut costs, according to a…

America’s 18-year war on terrorism just got complicated—or, perhaps, it just got more complicated. At the center of the complication is the tiny state of Qatar, the Persian Gulf emirate that hosts the sprawling al-Udeid…

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman believed to have ordered Khashoggi kidnapping ( Al Arabiya screenshot) Bruce Riedel reports that the Saudi government is agitating for a U.S. attack on Iran, and the crown prince…

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi rebuffed calls for impeachment, reportedly telling fellow Democrats, "This is not about politics. It's about what's best for the American people." | J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo House Democratic leaders sparred internally…

Severe thunderstorms and flash floods warnings remain in effect throughout the Midwest on Tuesday after a series of tornadoes ripped through the southern plains on Monday, damaging buildings and producing heavy rains. The National Weather Service warned…

A former pairs partner of John Coughlin said in a Facebook post Sunday evening that the late figure skater “sexually abused” her for two years. Replying to a post in support of Coughlin, who committed…

Storm chasers in Texas got an up-close look at a giant tornado. USA TODAY After 18 tornadoes swept through five states on Monday, forecasters say Tuesday's severe weather threat warrants caution but lacks the same potential. At least…

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard continue to feud two years after their marriage ended. (Photo: AFP Photo/ Ho /National Museum of Qatar,Marc Piasecki/FilmMagic) There is no middle ground in the ongoing warfare between movies stars Johnny…

Former Attorney General Loretta Lynch has flatly accused former FBI Director James Comey of mischaracterizing her statements by repeatedly alleging, under oath, that Lynch privately instructed him to call the Hillary Clinton email probe a "matter" instead…

FILE 2019: Oprah Winfrey responded to criticism she received on social media for not paying off student loans after her commencement speech. Oprah Winfrey responded Monday to an Instagram user who called out the billionaire mogul…