Describing someone as a "conspiracy theorist" is usually meant as an insult, suggesting tin-foil hats and babbling rants on late-night radio talk shows. But when it comes to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, the list of credible public figures who count themselves as conspiracy theorists is long and …
ANKARA, Turkey — Turkey secured the release of 49 hostages who had been held for more than three months in Iraq by the jihadists of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria on Saturday, marking a moment of joy for Turkey while raising questions about how it had managed to set them free.
WASHINGTON — The Secret Service on Saturday launched a security review to learn how a man carrying a knife was able to get inside the front door of the White House on Friday night after jumping a fence and sprinting more than 70 yards across the North Lawn — the first time that has ever happened.
The risks were clear to computer experts inside Home Depot: The home-improvement chain, they warned for years, might be easy prey for hackers.
KABUL, Afghanistan — The two candidates for president of Afghanistan have agreed on a power-sharing deal that will give the losing candidate substantial influence in the next government, initialing the U.S.-brokered deal Saturday night and promising to sign it at a formal ceremony today.