Virginia Republicans sued Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe Monday in an attempt to block his executive order that would restore the voting rights of more than 200,000 felons in the state.
The leading official at the Department of Veterans’ Affairs is under fire for comparing the amount of time that veterans wait for medical care at agency hospitals to ride wait times at Disney theme parks.
A top Iranian commander has claimed that the Islamic Republic had the ability to destroy Israel “in less than eight minutes,” according to comments offered on the same day that Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei declared that Iran would continue to build its ballistic missile arsenal in defiance of U.S. demands.
President Obama grabbed dinner with celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain during his foreign policy trip to Hanoi, Vietnam Monday after winding down last week with a golf trip to Andrews Air Force Base right outside of Washington, D.C.
The far-right, anti-immigration candidate running for Austria’s presidency conceded defeat Monday following the nation’s razor-thin run-off election.
KABUL (Reuters) – Power struggles among the Taliban following the death of their leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour will probably lead to more fighting and suicide attacks in the coming weeks, a powerful Afghan provincial governor said on Monday.
The top official at the Department of Veterans’ Affairs indicated that the agency should not use the time that veterans wait for medical care as a metric of success because Disney does not measure wait times for theme park rides.
Baltimore police officer Edward Nero was found not guilty Monday on four charges associated with his role in the arrest and subsequent death of Freddie Gray last year.
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced late Sunday that the military has begun an assault on the Islamic State terrorist group to retake the city of Falluja.
Taliban leader Mullah Mohammed Akhtar Mansour was killed in a U.S. airstrike in Pakistan, President Obama confirmed on Monday.