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Secretary of State John Kerry speaks to reporters at the State Department in Washington on Thursday. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Kerry determines IS group committing genocide in Iraq, Syria

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration on Thursday formally concluded the Islamic State…

 

Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md. speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington on Thursday. The State Department watchdog has found that former Secretary of State Colin Powell and the immediate staff of former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice also received classified national security information on their personal email accounts, Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md. said. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

State IG: Classified email found from Powell, Rice tenures

WASHINGTON — The State Department watchdog has found that former Secretary of…

 

Ten prisoners from Yemen who were held at Guantanamo Bay, have been released and sent to the Middle Eastern nation of Oman for resettlement, U.S. Secretary of State Ash Carter said Thursday.  (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File)

Fewer than 100 Guantanamo prisoners left as 10 leave to Oman

MIAMI — Ten prisoners from Yemen who were held at Guantanamo Bay,…

 

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Senate Committee says Benghazi Attacks Preventable

The Senate Intelligence Committee released a report on the deadly assault on…

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State Dept. cancels Saturday event as shutdown looms

The U.S. State Department cancelled a Saturday program that would make it…

P.J. Crowley resigns from State Department

State Department spokesman P.J. Crowley will be leaving the State Department following…

State Dept: Arming Libyan rebels is illegal

The State Department says it would be illegal for the U.S. to…

BP finds itself in another sticky tar pit

Congressional Republicans have sent a letter to Rep. Howard Berman, D-Calif., chairman…

New experiences, same spirit

In Ibrahim Usman’s home country of Nigeria, homosexuals are outcast, demonized and…

CRS Report: Honduran 'coup' appears legit

In response to the ouster of Honduran President Manuel Zelaya, the U.S.…