A Senate committee is looking at the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration in light of questions about how it handles automotive recalls, including this year's General Motors recall over faulty ignition switches.
Hamas and Israel stopped fighting weeks ago. But feuding continues between the two main factions on the Palestinian side — Hamas, controlling the Gaza Strip, and Fatah in the West Bank. Their battle has an impact on relations with Israel as well.
The Twittersphere lit up in defense of Bollywood starlet Deepika Padukone. She audaciously told off "The Times Of India" which published a revealing photo gallery of her captioned "OMG: Deepika Padukone's cleavage show."
Senator Tim Kaine, a Democrat from Virginia, sits on both the Senate Armed Services Committee and the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. He's introducing legislation on Wednesday that would authorize use of military force against ISIS — including language that strictly limits the deployment of U.S. ground forces.
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