Earnest told ABC’s Jon Karl that while the Taliban does engage in “tactics akin to terrorism,” they are not an official terrorist group. Earnest added though that the Taliban is a “very dangerous organization” during Thursday’s press briefing.
Just one day after White House Deputy Press Secretary Eric Schultz made that claim, three Americans were killed in Afghanistan by members of the Taliban.
One of the five Taliban fighters traded last year for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is trying to make contact with the Taliban once again, Fox News has learned.
Brooke Goldstein boils it down for everyone on why the Obama administration won’t call the Taliban a terrorist organization:
An Indiana House committee unanimously passed a bill that would ban the sale and manufacture of soaps and cosmetics containing tiny plastic particles that environmentalists say are polluting water resources.
U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone Jr., a New Jersey Democrat, introduced a bill Wednesday proposing a nationwide ban that would take effect in 2018.
hearing for a bill that would ban synthetic microbeads, but environmental groups say the proposed bill doesn’t do enough.
Lt. Col. Alayne Conway, an Army public affairs officer, said Friday that the service was surprised by the reaction “since there is nothing even remotely racial” in the expression.
Secretary of State John Kerry was fined $50 for failing to clear snow from the sidewalk on the side of his home in Boston.
after a tense four-month wait, Herbst was told that Superhero was ‘inappropriate’.
A Swiss company called Erfolgswelle promises to create a one-of-a-kind baby moniker for the low price of $31,000, the Daily News has confirmed.
“Anyone who still practices this formerly dominant custom has to expect occasional clashes with their flatmates, particularly female ones,” the judge said. “But they don’t have to worry about damage to the marble floor.”
When the PAC’s name is combined with its website’s domain suffix (.org), its acronym is LMFAO.
The City University of New York, a public institution bound by the First Amendment to grant the members of its community broad free speech rights, has issued a decree on the manner in which professors will now be expected to greet each other, as well as their students. More on that later.
WWE Hall of Famer Mick Foley DISGRACED HIMSELF at the biggest chicken wing competition in Philly Thursday night … when he was caught cheating RED-HANDED and got booted from the contest.
Indiana House Bill 1144 is a very bad idea. No one should be supporting this bill at all.