Iran crisis could 'spin out of control,' says ex-U.S. military aide

World Jun 24, 2019

Iran crisis could 'spin out of control,' says ex-U.S. military aide

A former top U.S. military adviser warned Sunday that tensions with Iran "could spin out of control" after President Donald Trump's last-minute cancellation of airstrikes on the Islamic republic. Washington and Tehran have traded accusations since Iran shot down a U.S. spy drone last week, ...

Joe Biden refuses to apologize for comments about segregationists

World / Politics Jun 20, 2019

Joe Biden refuses to apologize for comments about segregationists

Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden on Wednesday refused to apologize for comments about his dealings with two segregationist senators in the 1970s, and said that Sen. Cory Booker and other critics among his Democratic rivals were being disingenuous. "Apologize for what? Cory should apologize. ...

Booker on track to reach Washington

World / Politics | ANALYSIS Aug 15, 2013

Booker on track to reach Washington

by Sean Sullivan

Newark Mayor Cory Booker took another step toward the Senate on Tuesday when he easily won the Democratic nomination in New Jersey. Republican nominee Steve Lonegan isn't expected to be more than an also-ran against Booker, meaning the Newark mayor has basically punched his ...