Jurors in the trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will decide what his punishment should be: life in prison or the death penalty.
The U.S. State Department says it is open to including Iran in past efforts to achieve a Syrian peace deal.
They were arrested as part of a yearlong FBI investigation into people trying to travel to Syria to join Islamic State.
The parents of the youngest victim of the marathon bombing urged authorities to take the death penalty off the table.
A compromise allowing Congress to vote on a nuclear deal may prompt Iranian negotiators to drive a harder bargain, but does not drastically weaken President Barack Obama's ability to deliver on a final agreement.
It will clear the main obstacle to restoring diplomatic relations and reopening embassies shut for more than half a century.
President Barack Obama conceded Congress has the power to review a nuclear deal, giving in to pressure from Republicans and some in his own party.
Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi and President Barack Obama will discuss the fight against Islamic State at a meeting likely to be dominated by requests for U.S. arms and tension over Iran's role on the battlefield.
In the first meeting of its kind in nearly 60 years, U.S. President Barack Obama and Cuban leader Raul Castro sat down together for over an hour.
By Yeganeh Torbati WASHINGTON (Reuters) – As the United States and Iran come closer to a historic nuclear deal, many…
he encounter took place on the eve of the Summit of the Americas in Panama, where Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro will cross paths.
The Iranian leader demanded sanctions be lifted at the same time as any final agreement on curbing its nuclear program.
Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been convicted on all 30 counts.
The U.S. made clear that sanctions on Iran would have to be phased out gradually under a nuclear pact.
Some lawmakers want the U.S. Congress to be allowed to vote on a nuclear agreement with Iran.
The U.S., Iran and five other world powers reached an understanding, allowing further negotiations until a final deadline of June 30.
A poll of Cuban-Americans shows support for the White House's new Cuba policy has risen in the three months since it was announced.
Major powers and Iran are closer to a preliminary accord on reining in Tehran's nuclear program.
With a deadline hours away, negotiations over a preliminary deal on Tehran's nuclear program continue.
The foreign ministers seven world powers met in a final push for a preliminary nuclear accord less than two days before the deadline.