Top secret mission to N. Korea hit by plane hitch

A secret mission by America`s spy chief to free two US citizens held by North Korea hit an embarrassing snag when his plane broke down while refueling, a US official said Monday.

North Korea releases two detained Americans: US State Dept

The US State Department on Saturday announced the release of two Americans who had been held by the government of North Korea.

Why are Americans more depressed today

US citizens are more depressed now than they have been in decades but most of them are not aware of their conditions, says a new study.

US to disclose legal justification for drone strikes on Americans

The U.S. government will disclose its legal justification for the use of drones against U.S. citizens suspected of terrorism, a senior Obama administration official said on Tuesday.

North Korea detains US citizen: KCNA

North Korea said Friday it had been holding a 24-year-old US tourist in custody for more than two weeks after he apparently ripped up his visa at immigration and demanded asylum.

US warns of possible terrorism at Sochi, but no specific threat

The US State Department warned Americans on Friday of the potential for terrorism at the Sochi Olympics but said it was not aware of any specific threat to US citizens.

Two US citizens booked for violating visa rules

Two American nationals have been booked for allegedly violating visa rules, police said Thursday.

US asks its citizens to defer non-essential travel to Pakistan

The US has asked its citizens to defer all non-essential travel to Pakistan noting that presence of several foreign and indigenous terrorist groups poses a potential danger to them throughout the country.

Memo sets rationale to kill Qaeda-linked Americans

A Justice Department document has said it is legal for the govt to kill US citizens abroad if it believes they are senior al Qaeda leaders.

US embassy issues alert for citizens in Pakistan

The US embassy had restricted its employees from going to restaurants and markets in Islamabad during April 27-May 05.

Pak Oppn leader admits wife, kids are US citizens

Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan criticised the Pakistani media for ‘unnecessarily playing up’ his personal matter.

Fake calls dupe US citizens for WikiLeaks access

US has issued subpoenas for 700k people who follow WikiLeaks Twitter account.

14 US citizens charged with trying to join Somali terror group

Fourteen US citizens have been
charged with attempting to join al-Shabab, a Somali-based
terrorist group linked to al-Qaida, which is battling the
Western-backed Transitional Federal Government in the war-torn

US warns citizens about risks in travelling to Pakistan

The presence of Qaeda, Taliban, other extremist groups in Pak pose danger.

Two men charged in NYC with supporting terror

Two US citizens were charged on Friday with conspiring to provide computer assistance, watches and other support to help "modernise" al Qaeda.

Pak intel agencies warn of attacks on US citizens

Pakistani intelligence agencies have warned of terror attacks on US citizens and former secret services officials.

US hunts for citizens training with al Qaeda, other terrorist groups

The Obama administration has no count of Americans training overseas with al Qaeda or other terrorist groups, but is gathering information with Pakistan to locate people holding US passports who are receiving terrorist training.

Pak govt bars US citizens from landing anywhere else but Islamabad

The Pakistan Government has barred US citizens from landing in any city other than Islamabad.

US investigating how five of its men landed in Pak

The US is investigating the circumstances into how and why five of its young citizens from Virginia landed up in Pakistan, as these men are accused of being in touch with radicals for taking part in `jihad`.