Trump's Revised Travel Ban BeginsThe new restrictions require a “close” family or business tie to the U.S. before applicants from six mainly Muslim nations can obtain a visa
Feds Urge Travelers To Renew Expiring Passports NowThe U.S. State Department is anticipating a surge in passport renewals this year and is urging travelers to get it done sooner rather than later.
Prosecutors: McHenry Man Threatened To Kill U.S. DiplomatsFederal prosecutors say a McHenry man was so angry about his wife's failure to get a visa, that he threatened the lives of American diplomats, reports WBBM's Regine Schlesinger.
Slain Diplomat From River Forest Remembered As 'Serenely Beautiful'Loved ones honored a young diplomat from River Forest on Tuesday at her former high school, three days after she was killed in a Taliban bombing in Afghanistan.
Opinion: Susan Rice’s Meeting With GOP Leaders Made Benghazi Matters WorseNow that the Obama White House and senior intelligence officials have reportedly admitted that they approved Susan Rice’s inaccurate talking points about the Benghazi terrorist attack being the reaction to a protest about a film rather than a terrorist attack, the investigation must go on.
Opinion: A Few Brave Newspapers Endorse Romney Fighting Tide Of Liberal PressThe newspapers that are not endorsing President Barack Obama are extremely brave. They are to be positively recognized for their courage to stand up against the onslaught of the liberal media which refuses to speak in the best interest of the country as the presidential election nears.
Opinion: Benghazi-Gate: Obama’s Unconscionable ActionsBy now it’s obvious that Obama and his administration did not handle the situation correctly. Rather than taking a presidential stance during the horrendous incident, Obama kept his mind and actions on his 2012 reelection campaign and tried to alter the obvious reasons for the deadly attack.
Opinion: Obama’s Security Breach In Libya Is Ignored By American MediaAs the liberal American press and ultra-liberal bloggers inundate the Internet and newsprints with criticisms of what Mitt Romney, the GOP presidential challenger to President Barack Obama, said about Obama during the Libyan attacks and murders, throngs of foreign press and few American outlets tell the real story involved with the White House’s role in the incidents that we now know could have been prevented.
Opinion: Obama Needs To Stay At The White House During Middle East ProtestsPresident Barack Obama needs to stay in Washington, D.C., suspend campaigning, and address the threats against Americans in the Middle East.
Opinion: Romney’s Criticism Of Obama’s Foreign Policy Is On TargetAs unfortunate as the events are, Romney’s comments about Obama ring true. Prior to the tragic event and even after, President Obama appears to excuse and apologize for the horrendous events that take place in the world – including those against Americans.
Opinion: Romney's Comments On Embassy Attacks Show He Isn't Ready To Be PresidentThere are moments like the tragedy that unfolded in Egypt and Libya that test candidates. The element of surprise often illuminates a candidate’s ability to inspire and to lead.
Jubilation, Concern In Chicago After Bin Laden's DeathChicagoans are reacting to the death of Osama bin Laden this morning, with a mixture of jubilation, relief and concern.