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Obama: U.S. Forces Won’t Return To Combat In Iraq Crisis

Obama: U.S. Forces Won’t Return To Combat In Iraq CrisisPresident Obama says the U.S. will send up to 300 military advisers to Iraq to help it cope with the Sunni extremist group ISIS, which has won several key battles in recent days.

Iraq Battles Militants For Key Oil Refinery In Beiji

Iraq Battles Militants For Key Oil Refinery In BeijiIn an attempt to stop the juggernaut advance of the Sunni extremist group ISIS, Iraq's central government says the fight for the country's largest oil refinery is far from over.

Most Cuban-Americans Oppose Embargo, Poll Finds

Most Cuban-Americans Oppose Embargo, Poll FindsA new poll released on Tuesday shows a big shift in opinion by the Cuban-American community in South Florida: A majority (52 percent) of Cuban-Americans said the U.S. should end its embargo of Cuba.

U.S. Launches Investigation Into Disappearance Of Bergdahl

U.S. Launches Investigation Into Disappearance Of BergdahlThe U.S. Army has launched an investigation into the "facts and circumstances" surrounding both how Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl disappeared in Afghanistan and his capture by the Taliban.

Bergdahl Back In The U.S. To Continue Recovery

Bergdahl Back In The U.S. To Continue RecoveryBergdahl arrived at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio after a flight from Ramstein Air Base in Germany.

Bill To Allow Refinancing Of Student Loans Dies In Senate

Bill To Allow Refinancing Of Student Loans Dies In SenateA bill that would have let millions of people refinance their student loans at a lower interest rate has failed in the Senate, after Republicans objected that it included a tax on the wealthy to pay for it.

Militants Make Gains In Iraq Amid Report U.S. Rebuffed Calls For Help

Militants Make Gains In Iraq Amid Report U.S. Rebuffed Calls For HelpThe violence in Iraq has intensified today, with al-Qaida-linked Sunni militants moving into areas close to Baghdad after capturing the cities of Mosul and Tikrit.

White House Hosts Discussion On Role Of Working Fathers

White House Hosts Discussion On Role Of Working FathersNew York Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy headlined a White House discussion on working fathers today, nine weeks after an uproar over his decision to miss the first two games of the season for the birth of his first child.

Bergdahl’s Hometown Cancels Celebration Of His Return

Bergdahl’s Hometown Cancels Celebration Of His ReturnOrganizers of a rally held in Bergdahl's honor while he was a prisoner say they're canceling this year's event, citing backlash over the U.S. deal with the Taliban that freed him.

EPA To Unveil New Proposal Targeting Greenhouse Gases

EPA To Unveil New Proposal Targeting Greenhouse GasesNew federal regulations will be announced Monday that aim to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from power plants.