WASHINGTON, Dec 23- Libya, torn by a growing political divide that threatens to engulf its oilfields, could become the next Syria if it does not patch its divided government and get help battling Islamic militants, the country's foreign minister said on Tuesday. Dayri represents the internationally recognized government in eastern Libya, which is locked in an...» Read More
The DC Police holds a news conference on the Navy Yard shooting as the death toll rises to 12. Col. Jack Jacobs, MSNBC military analyst, and Stewart Baker, former assistant secretary at Department of Homeland Security, discuss the investigation.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest details from the shooting at the Washington Navy Yard, which left 7 people dead. Col. Jack Jacobs, MSNBC military analyst, and Stewart Baker, former assistant secretary at Department of Homeland Security, discuss the investigation.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports the death toll from today's DC Navy Yard shooting has risen to 7. Terrorism expert Mike Barrett, Diligent Innovations, weighs in on the ongoing investigation.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso Cabrera reports the latest details from the United Nations investigation into the use of chemical weapons in Syria.
NBC's Tom Costello reports the latest details from the deadly shooting at the Navy Yard in Washington. And CNBC's Diana Olick is at a hospital where many of the wounded were taken after the shooting.
Terrorism expert Mike Barrett, Diligent Innovations, discusses security issues for the White House following a shooting at the D.C. Navy Yard, which left multiple people dead. CNBC's Scott Cohn reports the latest details on the investigation. And Gene Sperling, National Economic Council director, is joined by CNBC's Steve Liesman and John Hardwood to discuss President Obama's comments on the shooting, as well as the 5th anniversary of the financial crisis.
Twelve years after a tragic terrorist attack on our nation, the U.S. honors and will never forget the mere 3,000 victims of September 11th. Former FBI special agent Don Clark, and Former White House chief of staff Andrew Card, discuss the war against terror.
Former New York City Mayor, Rudy Giuliani, shares his take on Syria as the 12 year anniversary of September 11th approaches. He also discusses the race for NYC's next mayor.
The conflict in Syria has more than halved the amount of oil the country can supply, the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries said on Tuesday.
Secretary of State John Kerry says in London that Syria could prevent a U.S.-led military strike by handing over all chemical weapons.
A car carrying United Nations inspectors was shot at "multiple times" by snipers on Monday as it headed to the scene of a suspected chemical weapons attack, the UN said. NBC News reports.
Egypt plans to use billions of dollars in aid pledged by Gulf Arab states to spur the economy through new investments, Finance Minister Ahmed Galal said on Tuesday.
As tensions in Egypt continue to rise NBC's chief foreign correspondent, Richard Engel, looks at the events of the past 24 hours and speaks to people on the ground.
The death toll rises from violent clashes in Egypt between the armed forces and supporters of the deposed president Mohammed Morsi, leading some to warn the country risks sliding into civil war.
Scuffles broke out in Cairo on Tuesday as supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi clashed with security forces.
Three of the nation's top intelligence officials say their agencies are taking steps to limit access to classified data following recent intelligence leaks.
Amazon's Jeff Bezos is paying $250 million to acquire the publishing business of The Washington Post, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin. NBC's Steve Handelsman discusses the information he has about the terror threat in the Middle East; and Retired General Wesley Clark; former ambassador to U.N. security council Richard Williamson; and Peter Brookes of the Heritage Foundation, discuss.
The State Department extended the closings of some U.S. embassies. CNBC's Jane Wells reports on products which help customers track and redirect traveling employees to safety amid a terror risk.
The State Department is issuing a travel alert, and closing U.S. embassies in the Middle East, with NBC's Pete Williams; and Former U.S. Ambassador to Morocco Marc Ginsberg; former New York Rep. Nan Hayworth (R); Keith Boykin, Former Clinton White House aide; and Mark Simone, WOR Radio talk show host, provide perspective. The threat originated in Yemen.
The alert is issued because of an al-Qaeda terrorist threat. The State Department says the potential for terrorism is particularly strong in the Middle East and North Africa.