In the popular TV show “The $6 Million Man,” Lee Majors plays former astronaut Steve Austin, whose broken body must be rebuilt with bionic implants following a crash. But today’s superman would cost far less, thanks to advances in science and technology.
The acting head of Immigration and Customs Enforcement—who oversees the nation's second-largest federal investigative agency—may not be eligible for the position under laws set up to keep politics out of the agency, according to one former high-level employee.
The Obama administration cranked up its call for intervention in Syria on Friday, releasing a detailed intelligence report on last week's chemical weapons attack as Secretary of State John Kerry said there's "no doubt" the Assad regime was behind this "crime against humanity."
The United States Government assesses with high confidence that the Syrian government carried out a chemical weapons attack in the Damascus suburbs on August 21, 2013. We further assess that the regime used a nerve agent in the attack.
United Nations experts investigating last week's suspected chemical weapons attack near the Syrian capital began the last day of their probe on Friday by interviewing soldiers allegedly affected by the attack at a military hospital in Damascus.