Pompeo defends strike on Iranian general amid scrutiny over security threat

Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani was killed in a U.S. drone strike last week. January 7,.

Trump defends killing of Iranian general, accuses him of ‘plotting imminent and sinister attacks’ on Americans

The president said he took the action “to stop a war.” January 3, 2020, 8:43.

Pentagon leadership confident in security of US Embassy in Baghdad, undecided about additional troop deployments

The Pentagon has deployed 100 Marines and 750 soldiers in response to protests. January 2,.

New York City teen arrested for killing, robbing man for $1 on Christmas Eve

Abu Conteh, 18, was charged with murder and gang assault. December 31, 2019, 9:18 PM.

‘Start Here’: Hanukkah stabbing attack and shooting inside Texas church service

Here’s what you need to know to start the day. December 30, 2019, 10:02 AM.

‘Number of people’ stabbed in London Bridge incident, 1 man shot by police: Live updates

A number of people have been stabbed in a “major incident” by London Bridge Friday.

Jussie Smollett countersues city of Chicago for ‘maliciously prosecuting him in bad faith’

Former “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett has filed a counter lawsuit against the city of Chicago,.

13-year-old Broadway star Laurel Griggs dies after asthma attack, family says

A 13-year-old Broadway actress, Laurel Griggs, has died after an apparently fatal asthma attack. Laurel.

Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard fights back against Clinton’s remarks, calls them ‘demeaning’

In her third appearance on the show this year, Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, appeared on.

Phone records provide ‘irrefutable proof’ of sexual assault allegations against Trump, lawyer says

Cell phone records provide “irrefutable proof” of the sexual assault accusations former “Apprentice” contestant Summer.