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Obama: American Ideals, National Security At Stake In Syrian Crisis

Obama: American Ideals, National Security At Stake In Syrian CrisisIn a prime-time speech that followed two weeks of high-stakes drama, President Obama asked the American people to support a military strike against Syria, even as he pursued a diplomatic solution to the standoff.

Obama To Address Nation About Syria On Tuesday

Obama To Address Nation About Syria On TuesdaySaying he will continue to "make the best case" in coming days for taking military action against the regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad, President Obama has announced that he will speak to the American people Tuesday about why he's come to that conclusion.

Mammoth Cave: A Way To Wonder

Mammoth Cave: A Way To WonderWednesday at 9 p.m. - This hour-long documentary relates the remarkable history of Mammoth Cave National Park.

Chelsea Manning: Testing The Military On Transgender Issues

Chelsea Manning: Testing The Military On Transgender IssuesThe case of Army Pfc. Bradley Manning tested many complex questions about espionage, journalism and even treason. But there was always one thing that lingered as a subtext to the case: Manning's struggle with gender identity.

Australian’s Shooting Death Echoes From Oklahoma To Melbourne

Australian’s Shooting Death Echoes From Oklahoma To MelbourneIn Australia, former deputy prime minister Tim Fischer, a noted advocate of gun control, is telling people to stay away from America.

South Dakota Reservation Lifts Century-Old Alcohol Ban

South Dakota Reservation Lifts Century-Old Alcohol BanNative Americans at the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation have voted to overturned a more than century-old ban on alcohol in a decision that critics say will spur an increase in already high rates of domestic abuse, suicide and infant mortality.

Yemeni Government Says Al-Qaida Plot Was Foiled

Yemeni Government Says Al-Qaida Plot Was FoiledYemen is still the focus of concern as the U.S., its allies and countries across the Middle East and North Africa remain on alert for possible terrorist attacks.

‘Depart Immediately,’ State Dept. Tells Americans In Yemen

‘Depart Immediately,’ State Dept. Tells Americans In YemenWarning that "the security threat level in Yemen is extremely high," the State Department is urging any Americans in that country to "depart immediately."

State Department Issues Worldwide Travel Alert

State Department Issues Worldwide Travel AlertThe U.S. State Department has issued a worldwide travel alert because of an al-Qaida threat that is particularly significant in the Middle East and North Africa.

U.S. Embassies To Close Sunday, And Possibly Beyond, For Safety

U.S. Embassies To Close Sunday, And Possibly Beyond, For SafetyFew details have emerged about the U.S. plan to shut down embassies that would normally be open this Sunday.