START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x
New stories submitted by Care2 members.
Most Noted will be promoted to the Front Page.

US Politics & Gov't

U.S. Commandos Tried To Rescue Foley And Other Hostages
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, Obama, James Foley, Americans, military, rescue mission, government )

Carrie
- 7 hours ago - nytimes.com
A United States Special Operations team tried and failed to rescue James Foley and other Americans held hostage in Syria during a secret mission earlier this summer authorized by President Obama, senior administration officials said Wednesday.
Obama Denounces Killing of Journalist James Foley and Pledges 'Justice'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, corruption, ethics, crime, cover-up, dishonesty, propaganda, lies, iraq, military, war, usa, obama, politics, media )

Wild
- 15 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
President Obama said Wednesday that the United States "will be vigilant and we will be relentless" against Islamic State militants and would "do what's necessary to see that justice is done" following the videotaped execution of an American journalist.
Crafting a Strategy For Deterring Putin (or a Crafty Strategy for Detouring the World Into More Chaos and Suffering)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Russia, Ukraine, MIC, ethics, corruption, abuse, military, lies, war, usa, propaganda, politics, media, iraq, dishonesty, economy )

Wild
- 15 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
The Aspen discussion mirrored the official debate taking place in Washington. The balance of Republicans and Democrats was roughly equal, and the conclusions were somewhat more hawkish than Obama administration policy. But, like the White House, the group
The Jihadist Militant Group Kills US Journalist James Foley
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war, terrorism, military, politics )

Olga
- 19 hours ago - bbc.com
James Foley was drawn to the drama of the conflict in Syria and trying to expose untold stories. "He gave his life trying to expose the world to the suffering of the Syrian people." Foley´s mother said.
Who Gets Dinged If Russia Bans Car Imports?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, war, usa, lies, media, military, news, politics )

Nils Ande
- 1 day ago - marketwatch.com
A traffic jam in Moscow. We're not there yet. So far, Russia has gone no further than slapping a ban on U.S. and EU food imports. But President Vladimir Putin has said restricting car imports remains an option.
Airstrike Mystery: Unknown Bombers Hit Libyan Capital
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: cover-up, freedoms, government, lies, media, military, war )

Nils Ande
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
Who is this third party? Someone who want and/or try to fire up more unrest? In this image made from AP video on friday, Aug. 1, 2014, a MIG fighter jet flies over Benghazi, Libya.
   

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Top Story Analysts in US Politics & Gov't

1. TomCat S.   15 notes,
  93% popular

2. tasunka m.   17 notes,
  88% popular

3. Jim Phillips   17 notes,
  88% popular

4. Carole K.   33 notes,
  88% popular

5. Aud nordby   17 notes,
  82% popular

6. Joanne Dixon   15 notes,
  80% popular

7. Mike S.   23 notes,
  78% popular

8. Kathy B.   23 notes,
  74% popular

9. Lona Goudswaard   25 notes,
  68% popular

10. Darlene K.   6 notes,
  67% popular

more top analysts »

What makes a top story analyst?
A top analyst is someone who discovers the popular stories in Newly Submitted before they become popular—before they are promoted to the front page.

news analysts tip

New: Video on C2NN!
The little green camera ( ) means the story has video. Seen a compelling video? Share it with the Care2 News Network.
what's your opinion? comment!
Top commenters this week Comments
Natasha Salgado 857
AniMae Chi 651
Ana MESNER 536
Slava R. 343
Maria Teresa Schollhorn 284

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!





 
Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of Care2.com or its affiliates.