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Officials routinely sending secrets over email just 'State Department culture'

Aug 27, 2015

Officials routinely sending secrets over email just 'State Department culture'

The transmission of now-classified information across Hillary Rodham Clinton’s private email is consistent with U.S. State Department practices in which diplomats routinely sent secret material on unsecured email during the past two administrations, according to documents reviewed by The Associated Press. Clinton’s use of ...

Aug 26, 2015

Two journalists at Virginia TV station fatally shot on air

The general manager of a TV station in Virginia says two of its staff were fatally shot on air in central Virginia. Jeffrey A. Marks, general manager of WDBJ-TV, identified the two killed as Alison Parker and Adam Ward. The station says in tweets ...

Aug 26, 2015

Iran recruits Afghan refugees as fighters to bolster Syria

The fate of two brothers from Kabul, one grievously wounded, the other killed fighting in Syria, spotlights Iran’s covert but active recruitment of Afghan refugees to buttress President Bashar Assad’s steadily depleting forces. Shiite Iran, Assad’s key military and financial patron, denies enlisting Afghan ...