Palin's Surprising Political Plans

Governor says she wants to jump back into the national political fray — and that may include stumping for Dems

Holder Eyes Torture Inquiry

Attorney General Eric Holder may appoint a prosecutor to probe Bush-era interrogations, countering Obama's wishes

Palin: Alaska Needs 'Wake Up Call'

Palin hopes latest ethics complaint, for allegedly taking money for interviews, warrants new state ethics policy

Chips in Official IDs Raise Privacy Fears

RFID, coupled with other technologies, could make people trackable without their knowledge or consent.

Cheney Told CIA to Stay Quiet

Government officials say former VP Cheney told the CIA to keep Congress in dark over counter-terror program

Ferry Capsizes Off Haiti Coast, Killing at Least 6

A ferry has capsized off Haiti's southern coast, killing at least six people. Dozens are missing.

Iraqi Car Bomb Kills At Least 4

A car bomb detonated in a market killing at least four people and wounded at least 38 others in the latest Iraqi violence.

Hunter, 15, Who Accidentally Killed Hiker Gets 30 Days

A 15-year-old teen hunter who killed a Sauk Mountain hiker he mistook for a bear has been sentenced to 30 days in juvenile detention and 120 hours of community service.