The oral history group StoryCorps has begun recording stories of U.S. troops returning home from Iraq and Afghanistan for a yearlong initiative to be broadcast on NPR.
There’s new information in the foiled al-Qaeda plot to blow up a U.S.-bound plane. There’s word that the person who was supposed to sneak on board with an underwear bomb was actually working for the CIA as a double agent.
President Obama declares the war in Iraq over. After nine years of battle, thousands of U.S. troops are leaving Iraq for good.