Prosecutor To Seek Death Penalty In Oklahoma Beheading

Posted: 10/01/2014 - Alton Nolen is a recent convert to Islam, and the FBI is investigating because of the nature of the attack, which followed a series of high-profile videotaped beheadings by Islamic State militants in the Middle East.

Secret Service Director Julia Pierson Resigns

Posted: 10/01/2014 - Secret Service Director Julia Pierson offered her resignation Wednesday after several security breaches affecting the White House and President Obama became public, Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson announced Wednesday.

Former President Carter Celebrates 90th Birthday

Updated: 10/01/2014 - Carter is the second-oldest of the five living U.S. presidents. He was born 111 days after President George H.W. Bush, who celebrated his 90th birthday earlier this year.

Two Senior Lawmakers Want Secret Service Chief Out

Updated: 10/01/2014 - Two senior lawmakers on Capitol Hill on Wednesday urged Secret Service Director Julia Pierson to leave her job, saying they had lost confidence and trust in her ability to protect President Barack Obama.

President Obama Rode Elevator With Armed Man

Updated: 10/01/2014 - President Barack Obama rode an elevator this month with an armed security contractor who had three criminal convictions, a violation of Secret Service security protocols, according to published reports.

Britain Joins Fight Against Islamic State Group

Posted: 09/26/2014 - British lawmakers have voted to join the U.S.-led coalition of nations launching airstrikes on Islamic State group militants in Iraq, committing warplanes to the struggle against the extremists.

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