- US: American fighters in Syria a security risk Updated: Nov-30-13 1:36 pm
- Biden seeks center in Obama's sphere of influence Updated: Nov-27-13 1:22 pm
- Del. Guard unit deploying to Kuwait Updated: Nov-22-13 4:04 am
- Law enforcement unfamiliar with DHS nominee Updated: Nov-05-13 3:03 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Federal officials say Americans are joining the bloody civil war in Syria, raising the chances they could become radicalized by al-Qaida-linked militant groups and return to the U.S. as battle-hardened security risks.
WASHINGTON - When President Barack Obama summoned congressional leaders for an urgent meeting last month, at the height of a fiscal crisis, Joe Biden wasn't initially mentioned as a participant. The vice president's staff quickly followed up with reporters, in case any had been wondering: Biden would be there, too.
NEW CASTLE, Delaware - Members of a Delaware Army National Guard unit are deploying to Kuwait to support U.S. military operations in Afghanistan.
WASHINGTON - When the White House called some of the nation's major law enforcement associations with a heads-up that the president would tap Jeh Johnson to run the Homeland Security Department, the response on the other end of the line was brief: Who?