Postal Service to issue stamp honoring George H.W. Bush

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service will issue a stamp honoring former President George H.W. Bush. The Postal Service said Saturday that the commemorative Forever s...

Review: 'The Eighth Sister' is a gripping thriller

"The Eighth Sister" by Robert Dugoni (Thomas and Mercer). Charles Jenkins has left his time in the CIA far behind and now lives with his family on a farm on a remote island in Washin...

Q&A: A look at the latest fighting in Libya

CAIRO (AP) — Libya has been plunged into chaos again, with forces loyal to a polarizing military commander marching on the capital and trading fire with militias aligned with a weak U.N.-backed govern...

APNewsBreak: Ex-spy Valerie Plame eyes run for Congress

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Former CIA operative, author and activist Valerie Plame said Friday she is considering a 2020 run for an open U.S. congressional seat in New Mexico. Plame to...

Prosecutors seek life term for ex-CIA man on spy conviction

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Prosecutors and defense attorneys will be asking for vastly different prison terms as a former CIA officer is formally sentenced for spying for China. A jury c...

ACLU sues over review process for government secrets

WASHINGTON (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a lawsuit challenging a pre-publication review required for people who have had access to government secrets. Millions ...

Former US resident at Guantanamo seeking shorter sentence

FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — A former U.S. resident who joined al-Qaida and is now jailed at the Guantanamo Bay detention center is seeking a shorter sentence as he returns to court on the U.S. base in Cuba...

Hugh Dancy joins Claire Danes on final 'Homeland' season

NEW YORK (AP) — The final season of Showtime's "Homeland " will be a family project for Claire Danes and Hugh Dancy. The network announced Tuesday that Dancy has signed on as a recur...

Waiting for the final Mueller report and what happens next

WASHINGTON (AP) — America is waiting for special counsel Robert Mueller's report. But anyone looking for a grand narrative on President Donald Trump, Russian election interference and all the juicy de...

Brazil's Bolsonaro talks up a friendlier approach to US

WASHINGTON (AP) — The president of Brazil made an unusual visit to CIA headquarters and later spoke of his admiration for the United States on the second day of a trip that reflected his country's shi...

Brazil's far-right president visits CIA on first US visit

WASHINGTON (AP) — The president of Brazil was planning to make a visit to CIA headquarters on his first official visit to the U.S. A son of President Jair Bolsonaro announced their v...

Born into al-Qaida: Hamza bin Laden's rise to prominence

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The boy is only 12 years old and looks even younger and smaller kneeling next to the wreckage of a helicopter, flanked by masked jihadis carrying Kalashnikov assault...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Sunday, March 17, the 76th day of 2019. There are 289 days left in the year. This is St. Patrick's Day. Today's Highlight in History: ...

Where's Mick? Trump acting chief of staff has low-key style

WASHINGTON (AP) — As President Donald Trump struggled with mounting Republican defections over his emergency declaration to pay for a border wall, his acting White House chief of staff wasn't on Capit...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Saturday, March 16, the 75th day of 2019. There are 290 days left in the year. Today's Highlights in History: On March 1...