This intercepted audio includes two Russian officers involved in the shelling of Mariupol, Ukraine, discussing orders to return back to Russia to meet the operation commander, identified as Stepan Stepanovich. The shelling occurred on Jan. 24, 2015.
A look by the Merchant Marines at their fleet and influence around the world. Of 50,000 trading ships around the world, fewer than 100 fly the U.S. flag. The Maritime Administration says that bolstering the fleet will help national security.
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said acting CIA director Gina Haspel "wanted to do everything she could do protect the agency" when she offered to withdraw her nomination to permanently lead the agency.
The National Rifle Association didn't begin as the political power we know today. It was the poor shooting skills of Northern soldiers during the Civil War that led a group of Union Army veterans to form the group with a focus on marksmanship.
Since 1967, the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) has provided the public the right to request access to records from any federal agency. It is often described as the law that keeps citizens in the know about their government.