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Monday, Sep 29, 2014 at 9:47 AM

Ex-Secret Service Agent: “Complacency” an Issue

A former Secret Service agent who used to work at the White House said that the agency’s leadership needs to “broaden its mind” and bring in new perspectives to prevent “complacency.” "When you say complacency, it means when you get used to nothing ever happening typically, when something does happen you fail to connect those dots properly,'' former agent Evy Poumpouras said on “Today.” Poumpouras spoke out after a Washington Post report that said it took four days for the Secret Service to realize a gunman had hit the White House in 2011. Read »
Monday, Sep 29, 2014 at 1:46 PM

Man Arrested After Real Estate Agent Vanishes

A man wanted in connection with the disappearance of an Arkansas realtor has been arrested, a day after police issued a warrant for his arrest, NBC News reported. Arron Lewis is suspected of kidnapping Beverly Carter while she was showing a home on Thursday. The suspect had been treated at a local hospital in Jacksonville Sunday for a facial injury after he was involved in a single-vehicle accident. He was later named a person of interest, then a suspect, in Carter's disappearance. NBC station KARK reported that Lewis has a criminal history in Arkansas, Kansas City, and Utah. Read »
Monday, Sep 29, 2014 at 5:39 AM

Grain Silo, Gas Plant Hit by Airstrikes: Syria Activists

Monday, Sep 29, 2014 at 6:07 AM

Ghani Sworn In as Afghan President Amid Violence

Monday, Sep 29, 2014 at 6:41 AM

Obama: "Contradictory" Syria Policy Helps Assad

Monday, Sep 29, 2014 at 3:40 PM

Hong Kong Protests Spread, "Umbrella Revolution" Takes Hold

Sunday, Sep 28, 2014 at 7:07 PM

Al-Qaida Leader in Syria: Battle Will Reach Western Shores

Sunday, Sep 28, 2014 at 5:24 PM

7 Saved After Boat Overturns in Florida Waters

Sunday, Sep 28, 2014 at 5:24 PM

Instagram Blocked in China Amid #OccupyCentral Protests

Sunday, Sep 28, 2014 at 6:51 PM

Obama: U.S. "Underestimated" Rise of ISIS

President Barack Obama said in an interview set to air Sunday night that the U.S. underestimated the threat of ISIS and overestimated the willingness and preparedness of the Iraqi army to fight the militants. Syria became "ground zero" for jihadists during the "chaos" of the civil war there, Obama told CBS correspondent Steve Kroft during an interview that will air on "60 Minutes" Sunday night. Obama said the U.S. "underestimated what had been taking place in Syria." When asked about director of national intelligence James Clapper's recent comments that the U.S. also overestimated the capabilities of the Iraqi military, Obama said: "That’s true, that’s absolutely true." Read »
Sunday, Sep 28, 2014 at 2:39 PM

Final Teen Captured After 13 Escape From Detention Center

Sunday, Sep 28, 2014 at 1:50 PM

Police Fire Tear Gas at Hong Kong Democracy Protests

Sunday, Sep 28, 2014 at 2:14 PM

Boehner: We May Need Ground Troops for ISIS "Barbarians"

Sunday, Sep 28, 2014 at 11:06 AM

Airstrikes Hit ISIS-Held Oil Refinery in Syria

Sunday, Sep 28, 2014 at 9:12 AM

Public Predicts U.S. Ground Troops for ISIS Fight: Poll