Bobby Henline was the sole survivor of a roadside bombing in Iraq. A third of his body was burned. Now a stand-up comedian, he has turned pain into humor and hope
In the DC shutdown scrum, Susan Collins (R-Maine) and her sister-colleagues of Congress worked together when their male counterparts would not. She lead the bipartisan effort that ultimately prevailed.
TIME economics writer Rana Foroohar explains the economic impact of a U.S. default if a deal isn’t reached in Congress.
The government shutdown is a tipping point for John Boehner’s career.
With October 1 quickly approaching, arguments from both sides are heating up
Video highlighting some of the most compelling moments from the annual gathering of world leaders
Robert Reich is best best known as Bill Clinton’s one-time labor secretary but before the economist joined Clinton’s cabinet he went on a date with a young Hillary Rodham. In this week’s 10 Questions, TIME’s Belinda Luscombe asks Reich about their movie date when the pair were undergrads at Dartmouth and Wellesley.
Reich also shares …
Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) says he’s standing up to Obamacare on the Senate floor. However, experts say his ongoing hours-long filibuster on Tuesday has no chance of derailing the Affordable Care Act. Among his wide-ranging …
If diplomacy fails, the U.S. military will likely rely on the Tomahawk cruise missile to strike targets in Syria. But are these weapons up for the task? TIME National Security Correspondent Mark Thompson explains.
“[The Assad regime's] escalating use of chemical weapons threatens the national security of the United States,” said White House National Security Adviser Susan Rice at the New America Foundation on Monday.
American politicians are voicing concerns about a U.S. strike on Syria, making comparisons to the Iraq war.
President Obama made remarks today on taking action in Syria while meeting in Washington with presidents of Baltic countries.
In a press briefing August 29, Deputy White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said that President Obama has called world leaders, including German Chancellor Angela Merkel, to discuss the situation in Syria. Earnest also …