Osama bin Laden

Al-Qaida's No. 2 figure killed in US strike in Yemen

A U.S. airstrike has killed Al-Qaida's No. 2 leader, who commanded its powerful Yemeni affiliate, dealing the global network its biggest blow since the killing of... Read more »

June 16, 2015


Pakistan says aid groups can operate for another 6 months

Pakistan's government announced Tuesday that international aid groups can operate for another six months provided they register with officials in three months' time, a... Read more »

June 16, 2015


Hillary Clinton kicks off 2016 bid, embracing chance to make history

Hillary Rodham Clinton formally kicked off her presidential campaign on Saturday with an enthusiastic embrace of her potential to become the first woman to win the... Read more »

June 13, 2015


Appeals court sets aside conviction of bin Laden assistant

A federal appeals court on Friday threw out the only remaining conviction against a Guantanamo Bay detainee who had served as Osama bin Laden's personal assistant,... Read more »

June 12, 2015

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Exposing the dictatorship in our backyard

Through a book, a movie and 11 years of dogged pursuit, private investigator Sam Brower refuses to let FLDS leader and convicted felon Warren Jeffs out of his sights. Read more »

June 8, 2015


Bin Laden top aide faces sentencing in embassy bombing case

Defense lawyers say a former top aide to Osama bin Laden should get less than life in prison for his conviction in the deadly 1998 bombings of two U.S. embassies in... Read more »

May 14, 2015


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