People who voted 'No ' on the question of Scottish independence celebrated as results were read, showing that a majority of voters had decided to keep Scotland in the United Kingdom.

Senate Votes to Support Obama on Rebel Aid
  • Fri, September 19, 2014

Congress cleared the way for the U.S. military to train and equip Syrian rebels for a war against Islamic state militants on Thursday, reluctant ratification of a new strategy that President Barack Obama outlined scarcely a week ago.

Jerry Seib: ISIS Debate Could Shape 2016 Race
  • Thu, September 18, 2014

Looking ahead to 2016, today's foreign-policy choices could be back in the spotlight. Already, possible presidential contenders Hillary Clinton and Rand Paul are staking out positions. WSJ's Jerry Seib explains

Scotland Goes to the Polls for Independence Vote
  • Thu, September 18, 2014

Voters in Scotland began casting their ballots in a historic referendum on whether to go it alone as an independent country or remain part of the U.K. Photo: Getty Images

Fighting Islamic State: House Approves Syria Plan
  • Thu, September 18, 2014

The US House of Representatives has voted in favor of a program to train and arm Syrian rebels. Elsewhere, Irans Foreign Minister says the threat from Islamic State will not be eradicated by airstrikes. Mark Kelly reports.

Illegal Alien Cartel Assassination Attempt In Texas
  • Thu, September 18, 2014

A previously deported 14-year-old illegal alien is suspected of trying to execute a teenaged human smuggler on the Texas border. The case is being investigated by the Hidalgo County Sheriff?s office who believe the murder is linked to a cartel hit. The victim has a criminal history that includes multiple human smuggling arrests and deportations.

Little Boy Breaks Military Formation to Hug National Guard Mom
  • Thu, September 18, 2014

Touching video of a a military mother and her son.

Iraq PM Says No Foreign Troops
  • Thu, September 18, 2014

Iraq's new prime minister told the Associated Press in an interview on Wednesday that foreign ground troops are neither necessary nor wanted in his country's fight against the Islamic State group.

Officer Darren Wilson Talks To Grand Jury
  • Thu, September 18, 2014

The Ferguson police officer who allegedly shot and killed Michael Brown spoke to the Grand Jury.

Eric Holder Seeks Law for More Money for Whistleblowers
  • Thu, September 18, 2014

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder will call for a new law to boost rewards for whistleblowers who provide evidence of wrongdoing. Phil Mattingly reports on Market Makers.

Obama Administration Too Close to Environmental Community?
  • Wed, September 17, 2014

Doug McKelway reports on new allegations against the EPA.

Sen. Rubio Says Obama Not Being Honest About ISIS Fight
  • Wed, September 17, 2014

Lawmaker discusses the mission against the militant group.

Sen. Manchin: Willing to Shut Down Government Over Syria War Vote
  • Wed, September 17, 2014

As the pounding of war drums intensifies against ISIS and its advances in Iraq and Syria, at least one senator is voicing opposition to plans to arm Syrian rebels and says he's willing to shut down the government over it.

A Healthcare Hot Potato
  • Wed, September 17, 2014

Despite the success of the Affordable Care Act in Kentucky, state Democrats are having a hard time winning over even those Republicans who admit they are benefiting from the law.

British FM at Paris Talks: No Decision on Iraq Airstrikes Yet
  • Wed, September 17, 2014

British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond says no decisions have been taken at a Paris conference on possible airstrikes in Iraq.

Obama: Chances of Ebola Outbreak in U.S. Extremely Low
  • Wed, September 17, 2014

President Barack Obama says the chances of a U.S. outbreak of Ebola are extremely low.

McConnell Says Midterm Races 'Yet to be Won'
  • Wed, September 17, 2014

Minority Leader Mitch McConnell would not discuss what a Republican-led Senate agenda would look like if the GOP recaptures the majority this November, but said there's "almost no likelihood" Democrats would win the House. "I think the races are yet to be won," McConnell said at his weekly news conference Tuesday. "We're hoping to have a really good year. We're hoping the American people will agree with us that it might be time to try something different after six years in a row of the same old thing."