• 350 More U.S. Troops to Iraq, White House Announces

      An additional 350 U.S. troops will go to Iraq to protect U.S. personnel stationed in Baghdad, the White House announced today. The State Dept. had requested extra military personnel for security, and after the Department of Defense reviewed that request and recommended it be granted,...

    • Ad Controversy Roils Alaska Senate Race

      The Alaska Senate race, a campaign that could be the tightest in the country, is getting very nasty. The campaign of Sen. Mark Begich, D-Alaska, is coming under fire for running a political ad referencing a horrific Anchorage crime and continuing to run the commercial...

    • US Airstrike in Somalia Targeted Al Shabaab's Top Leader

      Ahmed Abdi Godane claimed responsibility for Kenya mall attack.

    • REPORTER'S NOTEBOOK: Catching the Last Flight on Air Force One

      The proud aircraft known 'round the globe as Air Force One never ceases to impress. Especially on this brilliantly sunny day as I board for the last time. President Obama is heading to a summit in Europe one week before I retire. As White House correspondent across seven presidencies and an amazing arc of history I feel more nostalgic about a final ride on Air Force One than any other perk that the White House press enjoys. Its cabins and crew are as comfortable as home to me.