U.S. Rep. John Barrow, D-Ga., said he won't seek the state's open U.S. Senate seat, sending Democrats scrambling for a candidate.
Inspector Sopko is slowly but surely unraveling the biggest scandal of the decade -- U.S. aid to Afghanistan.
Former Sen. Chuck Hagel took a hard line on Iran before a Senate confirmation panel, but spent much of Thursday defending or explaining past statements.
UPI Almanac for Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012.
The author says if a long overdue foreign policy debate does unfold between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney, it won't be a clash of titans.
More than 7,600 strategic nuclear warheads have been deactivated from the U.S. arsenal under national legislation, a U.S. senator said.
Four former Washington arms control negotiators Thursday hailed the U.N. Security Council's unanimous approval of a nuclear disarmament resolution.
Sen. Hillary Clinton, D-N.Y., is under consideration for secretary of state in President-elect Barack Obama's administration, The Washington Post said Thursday.
A U.S.-led initiative to relocate and secure at-risk nuclear material faces collapse without the cooperation of the world community, officials say.
Two possible running mates for Sen. Barack Obama's bid to be U.S. president deflected speculation about joining the Democratic ticket.