| Sep 30, 2011
| 9:36 PM
Anwar Awlaki's killing in Yemen on Friday has reignited two debates that are sure to dominate this weekend's conversation. While many Americans cheer the blow to Al Qaeda, civil libertarians, including Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul, are...
| Oct 21, 2010
| 4:34 AM
NPR firing of Juan Williams and new poll results raise the issue of political correctness once again....
| Oct 1, 2011
| 6:48 PM
The killing of Anwar al-Awlaki in Yemen on Friday by a U.S. drone strike is the culmination of two years of extensive U.S. efforts to track down the American-born member of al Qaeda and put him out of action.
Awlaki, identified by U.S. intelligence as...
| Oct 24, 2010
| 2:23 PM
Congressman Anthony Weiner (D - Queens and Brooklyn) sent a letter Sunday to YouTube CEO Chad Hurley imploring him to take down the videos being posted by the 'bin-Laden' of the Internet, Anwar al-Awlaki.
Al-Awlaki's videos promote violent acts against...
| Nov 1, 2010
| 4:08 AM
He is suspected of packing explosives into the underwear of a Nigerian accused of trying to blow up a Detroit-bound airliner last Christmas and sent his own brother on a suicide mission against a top Saudi official.
Ibrahim Hassan al-Asiri, considered...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 9:19 AM
A heavily armed gunman opened fire at a movie theater in Aurora, Colorado, on Friday, July 20, killing at least 12 and wounding 38. Police arrested a suspect in theater's parking lot.
Here are some of the worst U.S. mass shootings since World War II....
| Feb 25, 2012
| 2:21 PM
All of the commentators to the Feb. 19 In Theory question, “Should the military test spirituality?” — even those who correctly pointed out that such testing makes a travesty of our Constitution’s separation of church and state...
| Nov 9, 2009
The U.S. military's culture of silence about troops' mental health had finally begun to change.
In the early years of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, the various branches had been roundly criticized for failing to adequately address post-traumatic...
| Nov 12, 2009
A new story is emerging about what happened during the frantic shoot-out at Ft. Hood. The female police officer who is credited with ending the massacre at the Army post may not be the real hero. An eyewitness told the New York Times he saw something...
| Nov 13, 2009
| 6:17 AM
The attorney for the Army psychiatrist accused of killing fellow soldiers at Fort Hood says doctors have told the soldier he may be paralyzed from the waist down.
Attorney John Galligan told The Associated Press on Friday that Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan told...
| Nov 16, 2009
In their Nov. 12 Times Op-Ed article, “Our enemy is not Islam — it’s extremists,” Judith Miller and David Samuels wrote regarding the Ft. Hood shootings that "in taking aim at the evasive psycho-babble that dominated early news...
| Nov 14, 2009
Across the country, people stood before several flag-draped coffins during funeral services for several of the 13 victims of the last week's shootings at Fort Hood. While the nation continues to mour today President Barack Obama urged Congress to hold off...