23 May 2013 03:40 PM EST
Obama reframes counterterrorism policy with new rules on drones
President Barack Obama sought to reframe his counterterrorism strategy saying that "America is at a crossroads.""We must define the nature and scope of this struggle, or else it will define us.
Holder says drone strikes since 2009 have killed four U.S. citizens
On the eve of a major address by President Barack Obama on his counter terrorism policy, the Obama administration revealed that drone strikes since 2009 had killed four Americans overseas.
Obama against prosecuting reporters for doing their jobs: White House
President Barack Obama believes firmly in freedom of the press and does not want journalists to be prosecuted for doing their jobs, said the White House, responding to criticism about his administration's investigations of leaks to reporters.
New York City is stepping up its efforts to protect the city from potential attacks during the holiday weekend. The city will officially deploy its first trained class of bomb sniffing dogs for fireworks...
On Friday, Governor Jerry Brown signed six stringent gun-control measures that will mandate background checks for ammunition sales and require people to turn in high-capacity magazines. This is happening...