Appeasement isn't the answer

...the rules and become a "very successful regional power."Obama even said he would not rule out re-opening the U.S. embassy in Tehran ? the same embassy overrun more than 30 years ago by the Islamist radicals who now rule the country with...

Radical Islamist action rekindles possibility of Kurdish independence

...soon would be leaving Afghanistan.He made good on his first promise. EXCEPT FOR A handful of forces guarding the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad and a band of advisors now assisting the Iraqi army, there are no more American fighting men and women...

US, China vow to improve cooperation despite disputes

...Woeser, was placed under house arrest along with her husband late Tuesday. Tsering Woeser said she was invited to a U.S. Embassy dinner Wednesday, but now couldn't attend.

Obama makes surprise visit to Afghanistan base

...Memorial Day weekend visit on the troops serving in the war's closing months. Karzai's office said it had declined a U.S. Embassy invitation for him to go to Bagram to see Obama. The White House said Obama was not meeting with the outgoing Afghan...

Graham starts re-election campaign in earnest

...more about restricting abortion and hammers President Obama and Hillary Clinton on the four Americans who died at the U.S. Embassy in Benghazi, Libya.Graham said he refined some of his positions after a bit of self-reflection before opening...

US parents stuck in Congo with adopted children

...suspension, but Alana Carroll said the families wished the U.S. Embassy staff would press harder to get the cases moving...Danielle Anderson, a former consular staffer at the U.S. Embassy in Kinshasa.The spouses who are waiting in Kinshasa...

SC company apologizes for ad with Newtown photo

...Congress, Pentagon, FBI, Grand Central Station in New York, the Willis Tower in Chicago and more than two dozen U.S. embassies around the world.Besides South Carolina, the company has offices in Alexandria, Va., Bonita Springs, Fla...

Somber nation marks 50th anniversary of JFK death

...Dublin, a half-dozen Irish soldiers toting guns with brilliantly polished bayonets formed an honor guard outside the U.S. Embassy as the American flag was lowered to half-staff. An Irish army commander at the embassy drew a sword and held it...

Foxes investigate chickens

...of tax cheating by an ethics committee ? and, as usual, no jail time.Four American heroes were murdered at a U.S. embassy in Libya, on American soil, and the Democrats want to kick the scandal under the rug ? and rightfully so, since...

We won in Korea and Vietnam, and stopped another world war

...jungles and rice paddies as "documented" by that last iconic helicopter abandoning desperate hordes on the roof of the U.S. Embassy in Saigon.Nationally and worldwide, the inchoate feeling is Korea was a tie because things ended where they began...