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Ordinary Americans outnumber foreigners in NSA spy sweep

A report in a major U.S. newspaper said when the National Security Agency intercepted the online accounts of legally targeted foreigners over a four-year period,
July 6, 2014

Putin calls for better US-Russia relations

Russian President Vladimir Putin has called for better relations between Russia and the United States in a congratulatory message to President Barack Obama on the U.S. Independence Day holiday.
July 6, 2014

US grounds entire F-35 fleet during probe

The U.S. military says it has grounded its entire fleet of F-35 fighter jets until it completes an investigation into a runway fire involving one of the jets last week.
July 4, 2014

Democrats Abroad to celebrate US Independence Day

All American citizens, their families and friends – regardless of nationality – are invited to the Democrats Abroad Independence Day party, which will he held on July 6 at Marathon Beach, from 7 to 10pm
Enet: July 1, 2014

Florida’s Greek Community: Hidden Gems of St. Petersburg Clearwater

When most people think of Florida, they don’t often think of Greece. But if you travel half an hour north of Clearwater in Florida, you’ll find a Greek community in Tarpon Springs.
Peter Greenberg.com Travel News: June 26, 2014

U.S. will allow EU citizens to sue over data privacy

resident Barack Obama's administration will push the U.S. Congress to enact legislation to give European Union citizens the right to sue in the United States if they think their private data has been released or misused
Reuters: June 25, 2014

US warns of more 'costs' if Russia fails to help stem Ukraine crisis

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden said the United States will work with its partners to impose "further costs on Russia" if it does not use its influence to help halt separatist violence in eastern Ukraine.
June 19, 2014

Benghazi suspect on slow boat to U.S.

Ahmed Abu Khatallah, who will face terror-related charges, is being taken by sea to give investigators "maximum time to question him," U.S. officials say.
CNN: June 18, 2014

U.S. adds firepower in Persian Gulf

The aircraft carrier George H.W. Bush and five other warships are in the Persian Gulf. Hundreds of Marines and dozens of copters are on standby for whatever President Obama orders.
CNN: June 17, 2014