Sheriff to halt squad targeting immigrant ID theft
12/18/2014 11:16 AM CST
PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona sheriff known for arresting hundreds of immigrants in the country illegally on charges of finding work using fake or stolen identities is planning to close the controversial squad that investigates such cases. Full Story
UN OKs measures targeting North Korea, Iran, Syria
12/18/2014 11:11 AM CST - UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. General Assembly has approved resolutions criticizing the human rights situations of North Korea, Iran and Syria. Full Story
UN urges Syrian warring parties to stop fighting in UN zone
12/18/2014 11:01 AM CST - UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council on Thursday urged Syrian government forces and rebel groups to stop fighting in the buffer zone between Syria and Israel and withdraw from the area which is patrolled by U. Full Story
UN General Assembly OKs digital privacy resolution
12/18/2014 10:16 AM CST - UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. General Assembly has approved a resolution demanding better digital privacy protections for people around the world, another response to Edward Snowden's revelations about U. Full Story
Piper Perabo is a world traveler thanks to 'Covert Affairs'
NEW YORK (AP) — On TV's "Covert Affairs," Piper Perabo plays a field agent with the CIA. And in real life, she's traveling around the globe with the show, thanks to location shoots. Full Story
Sony cancels 'The Interview' theatrical release
Hacked company responds to theater chains declining to screen movie over threats of terrorist attacks.