Religious Freedoms are worse in China and Afghanistan
US: Religious persecution up in Afghanistan, China
Officials Evacuate Residents as Typhoon Approaches
Thousands of residents in the country's northeast are evacuated
Fierce Storms Claim Lives in Midwest
At least 13 people are dead after fierce storms that tore through the Midwest overnight.
Taliban Claims Responsibility to Bombing
The Taliban says the blast was to avenge the death of Osama bin Laden
Category: General News
Closing Gaps in Security Clearance Process
WASHINGTON (AP) - Navy officials say they plan to close gaps in the security clearance process that failed to pick up red flags in the background of Washington Navy Yard gunman Aaron Alexis. His clearance missed financial problems and a 2004 arrest for shooting out tires in a dispute.