November 22, 2011 RSS feed / Focus

Two NATO troops killed in southern Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Two NATO service members were killed in southern Afghanistan where foreign forces are trying to hold territory they gained after routing insurgents from their strongholds, the coalition said today. More...

Informer in bomb plot case said to have deterred FBI

NEW YORK The suspect had little money to speak of, was unable to pay his cellphone bill and scrounged for money to buy the drill bits that court papers said he needed to make his pipe bombs. More...

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Police shoot man near Occupy Houston camp HOUSTON (AP) — A police officer has shot and wounded a man witnesses say threatened people with a gun near a park where Occupy Houston protesters are encamped. More...

In N.H., Obama to push for payroll tax cut extension

WASHINGTON (AP) — Targeting Republicans in Congress and on the presidential campaign trail, President Barack Obama is heading to New Hampshire, a political battleground, to begin a year-end push to extend payroll tax cuts. More...