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September 23, 2015 2:11 PM Palestinian witness disputes Israeli army's account of fatal shooting of woman in West Bank

HEBRON, West Bank (AP) — A Palestinian witness is disputing the Israeli army's account of a fatal shooting in the West Bank the previous day. The military said a Palestinian woman was shot as she attempted to stab a soldier at a checkpoint. Fawaz Abu Eisheh said Wednesday he was at the checkpoint and heard the troops ordering the woman, Hadeel al-Hashlamon 18

September 22, 2015 6:25 PM Sebastian Stan slams Zack Snyder over 'Ant-Man' remarks

London: Marvel's Winter Soldier actor Sebastian Stan has hit back at Zack Snyder's damning comments about "Ant-Man". "Batman vs Superman" filmmaker Snyder recently said Marvel's "Ant-Man" is just a "flavour of the week," but the studio now has Stan, 33, defending their ethics, reported Digital Spy. "I read some of those comments where he said something 36

September 22, 2015 12:37 AM Without Calming Voice, G.O.P. Is Letting Divisive Ones Speak on Muslims

WASHINGTON — When Ben Carson said on Sunday that he would not want to see a Muslim elected president, he did not just reignite a volatile conversation about the role of Islam in American life — he also exposed another fissure between many Republican leaders and elements of the party’s grass roots. In the years since President George W. Bush sought to separate 42

September 21, 2015 7:06 PM Disillusioned and self-deluded, Bowe Bergdahl vanished into a brutal captivity

Army Pfc. Bowe Bergdahl was fed up. He was five weeks into a deployment in southeastern Afghanistan and frustrated with his mission and his leaders. He and his fellow soldiers weren't going after the Taliban as aggressively as he wanted, and his sense of disillusion added to the disgust for the Army that he had begun developing while still in basic training 23

September 21, 2015 1:34 PM Bears set a new record at Soldier Field and it's not a good one

The Chicago Bears have a rich history of defensive excellence, but the page detailing Sunday's loss to the Arizona Cardinals should be ripped out of the franchise record books. The Bears were dismantled, 48-23, at Soldier Field, as the visiting Cardinals poured on the points. Arizona's 48 points were the most Chicago has ever allowed at home in franchise 27

September 20, 2015 5:21 PM Bears RT Kyle Long is wearing cast on right hand vs. Cardinals

CHICAGO, IL - SEPTEMBER 15: Kyle Long #75 of the Chicago Bears celebrates the win against the Minnesota Vikings on September 15, 2013 at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images) Last week, Chicago Bears offensive lineman Kyle Long stepped away from his home at right guard, where he is a two-time Pro Bowler, and started 30

September 18, 2015 9:45 PM Andre Ellington given week off to recover from sprained PCL

Ellington, who suffered a sprained posterior cruciate ligament in his right knee during the Cardinals' Week 1 win over the New Orleans Saints, will not travel to Chicago for this weekend's game at Soldier Field. He did not practice for a third straight day Friday, all but eliminating a chance he would play. "He was running," coach Bruce Arians said. "He's 18

September 18, 2015 2:38 PM Bowe Bergdahl won't testify at his pre-trial hearing

SAN ANTONIO —Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the soldier released by the Taliban in a controversial prisoner exchange five years after his capture, will not testify on his behalf Friday at the second day of a pre-trial hearing to determine whether he should be court-martialed. Eugene Fidell, Berghdahl's civilian lawyer, said the Army sergeant will not take the stand 22

September 18, 2015 11:17 AM Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's Attorneys to Present Case at Hearing

Bowe Bergdahl's attorneys will present evidence Friday during the second day of a hearing to determine whether the Army sergeant should face a military trial for leaving his post in Afghanistan, although they aren't saying if Bergdahl himself will be called as a witness. The Article 32 hearing for Bergdahl, who is charged with desertion and misbehavior 16

September 18, 2015 11:17 AM Bowe Bergdahl: Prosecution presents arguments on court-martial

Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl details abuse while in captivity That was the question Thursday as prosecutors presented arguments on whether a court-martial should be initiated over his disappearance from a base in Afghanistan. Bergdahl vanished in June 2009 after he deserted his unit, authorities said. The incident set off a series of events that included his five-year 20