TRIPOLI - The United States evacuated its embassy in Libya on Saturday, driving its staff under heavy military guard across the border to Tunisia after escalating clashes broke out between rival militias in Tripoli.
MOSCOW - Russia reacted angrily to additional sanctions imposed by the European Union over Moscow's role in the Ukraine crisis, saying they would hamper cooperation on security issues and undermine the fight against terrorism and organized crime. Full Article
DALLAS - Images of protesters trying to stop buses loaded with illegal immigrants may dominate the news, but in the heart of Texas, one county judge is taking on friends and foes by trying to find shelter for child migrants flooding across the U.S. border. Full Article
While Augusts past have been a time of feverish Fantasy Football drafting and handwringing hope for my beloved Pats’ upcoming season, my enthusiasm now wavers. The NFL’s attitude toward women has never been quite so apparent as it is now. Commentary
Some Israeli soldiers are allowed to spend a few hours with their families during a 12-hour ceasefire in Gaza, while others mourn the deaths of their loved-ones. Vanessa Johnston reports.
The White House wants to help you move out of your parents’ basement. That was the message from Jason Furman at a housing conference yesterday. Click for more