The country’s new government says it is thinking of a new investigation into reports of extrajudicial killings in the closing chapter of the island nation’s 26-year civil war.
The country wants to know if the Jordanian pilot being held by the Sunni militants is still alive. The Islamic State said it would kill the pilot if a convicted terrorist was not released by sunset.
Pedro Leonardo Mascheroni was sentenced to five years in jail after he told FBI agents, who were posing as Venezuelan officials, that he could design and supervise the building of 40 weapons.
In a speech at a summit of Latin American countries, President Raúl Castro said the rapprochement would not make sense otherwise.
While the aircraft has yet to be found, the government also said it presumes all 239 people onboard are dead.
The across-the-board spending cuts, known as the sequester, reduced defense and domestic budgets by hundreds of millions each. Republicans are expected to fiercely defend that plan.
The mysterious death of an Argentine prosecutor has renewed scrutiny of the country’s Intelligence Secretariat, which conducts domestic surveillance on a scale reminiscent of the former Soviet Union.
Office workers are spending more and more time in meetings and preparing for meetings. Experts say it’s often a waste of time, and managers — as well as a “meeting culture” — are to blame.
The plunge in gas prices is expected to save the average household about $750 this year. For rural families and others who drive a lot, the savings will likely be even greater.
When Blue Shield Of California stopped selling individual health policies in many zip codes in 2014, even insurance agents were surprised. Blue Shield says it dropped out to keep premiums low.
A Japanese hostage held by the violent extremist group ISIS has reportedly been forced to record a message setting a Thursday deadline for Jordan to release an Iraqi prisoner.
The Air Force says the decision came down to the American-made 747-8 or the Airbus A380, which is manufactured in France. But even with that pick, the 747 program might not last much longer.
It’s been nearly 100 years since a sighting of a Sierra Nevada red fox was documented in Yosemite National Park, according to park staff.
The moment contrasted with other exchanges between Lynch and members of the Senate Judiciary Committee, such as when she defended Obama’s right to take executive action on immigration rules.
The market for single-serving coffee pods is dominated by Keurig’s K-Cups. But they aren’t recyclable, and critics say that’s making a monster of an environmental mess. Meet the K-Cup Godzilla.