CEO Critically Injured in Downtown Chicago High-Rise Shooting
Supt. Garry McCarthy releases details on what prompted a shooting inside a Loop building Thursday morning. Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 • Updated at 4:21 PM CDT. The CEO of a Chicago-based company was critically injured in a shooting Thursday morning at ...
Not over yet? Border crisis bill in limbo as Republicans huddle
A dramatic scene was unfolding on Capitol Hill on Thursday as House Republican leaders left open the possibility that the chamber could still vote on a border crisis bill -- just moments after punting on the legislation and sending lawmakers home. Earlier in ...
Two African Leaders Skip Obama Summit to Deal With Ebola
The presidents of Liberia and Sierra Leone plan to skip President Barack Obama's U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit next week to deal with the deadly Ebola virus in their countries, as a White House spokesman said the outbreak won't affect the conference.
Gaza UN shelter attack 'totally unacceptable'
The US has said the shelling of a UN shelter in Gaza is "totally unacceptable and totally indefensible". In its strongest criticism yet of Israel's offensive in the Palestinian territory, the US - Israel's closest ally - urged Israel to do more to protect civilian life.