The Cold War has returned with a vengeance, judging by the mood in Washington with talk of extensive sanctions against Russia.
A variation 100 time more potent than heroin - laced with the painkiller Fentanyl - is causing a spike in deaths on the US East Coast.
The President used a powerful story as a parable for America: It suffered a set-back in the Great Recession, but now it is bouncing back.
America's Death Row has a problem, the country's execution chambers have run out of the drug most commonly used to kill condemned inmates.
Chris Christie's White House ambitions may be ruined, after his staff created a traffic jam in the town of a political opponent.
2013 revealed Barack Obama as weak and meek. But 2014 could provide the two strongest Obama successes of all.
Every night, almost without exception, a bullet is fired in America, a young man dies and a family is destroyed.
President Kennedy's assassination left America permanently scarred.
Clint Hill says belief that he could have stopped the third bullet hitting the President will 'always' haunt him
There are several political winners overnight in America. But only one has his sights on the greatest prize of all.