Political

(Plains, GA) -- Former President Jimmy Carter is 90-years-old today. He's not the oldest living president, but he does hold the record for the longest alive following his term as chief executive. Carter served from 1977 until 1981 and has become revered worldwide for his...
(Undated) -- Wisconsin Senator Ron Johnson calls ISIS "a clear and present danger" to Americans. Senator Johnson says the U.S. should have kept troops in Iraq, and thinks that could've stopped ISIS from strengthening. He blames President Obama's administration for not keeping...
(Undated) -- Former Connecticut Senator Joe Lieberman has a theory as to why President Obama won't say the U.S. is at war with ISIS. Former Senator Lieberman says the U.S. needs to go to war to win the battle with ISIS. He adds he's disappointed with the President following what...
(Undated) -- Arizona Senator John McCain says the U.S. will need boots on the ground to defeat ISIS. Senator McCain says minimal action is being taken, and the airstrikes remind him of the way the U.S. fought during the Vietnam War. He is blaming President Obama saying the...
(Dallas, TX) -- Greg Abbott and Wendy Davis are sparring over ethics in the last debate for Texas governor. The Democrat Davis and Republican Abbott crossed swords on Tuesday over the release of information involving the Texas Enterprise Fund. Davis asked Abbott if he'd release...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama's spokesman insists the President has the highest degree of confidence in the U.S. intelligence community. White House spokesman Josh Earnest told reporters that Obama is not blaming American intelligence agencies for underestimating the early...
(Kabul) -- Afghanistan and the United States are agreeing to a security pact that will allow American troops to remain in the country past the end of the year. The signed agreement comes one day after Afghanistan's new President Ashraf Ghani was inaugurated. Under the deal,...
(Hong Kong) -- Pro-democracy demonstrators in Hong Kong are under a tighter deadline than the one they gave the Chinese government. Hong Kong's chief executive told them to stop their campaign "immediately." The order came after demonstrators gave the government a Wednesday...
(Undated) -- Illinois Congressman Adam Kinzinger says the Free Syrian Army is disappointed with President Obama. Kinzinger says the U.S. waited too long to act in Syria. He points out the airstrikes against ISIS have slowed their momentum, but more needs to be done in order to...