Four US civilians have been started on preventive measures called post-exposure prophylaxis, which usually includes the anthrax vaccine, antibiotics or both.
A State department official said the US is "carefully" monitoring China's military developments.
Rezaian, an Iranian-American, has been held since July last year in a politically sensitive case that has unfolded while Iran and world powers conduct nuclear talks
US military jets escorted an Air France flight into New York City after someone claimed a chemical weapon was aboard the aircraft, the FBI said.
Sgt. Kimberly A Schneider said that officers spotted the parked vehicle Sunday afternoon on a street on the National Mall west of the Capitol between Constitution and Independence Avenues.
From 350 to 400 homes were destroyed in Wimberley, many of them washed away and everal people are still missing.
The couple were in a taxi cab whose driver lost control and crashed into a guard rail, the network reported, citing state police.
The Gerontology Research Group considers her to be the oldest person in the world, based on available records.
The House of Representatives passed the measure overwhelmingly last week, with Democrats and Republicans uniting in their desire to rein in the NSA's highly controversial program.
Trade Promotion Authority bill's passage is a critical step toward enabling US to negotiate modern trade agreements in the Asia-Pacific and Europe that reflect its values.
A 10-square-mile oil (25.9-square kilometer) slick off the coast of California is thinner than a coat of paint, officials said.
The death toll was one of the heaviest to hit Mexico since President Enrique Pena Nieto took office in December 2012.
FBI has arrested two men in southern California, suspected of attempting to travel abroad to join Islamic State.
There is nothing in the emails to suggest that Clinton was actively soliciting Blumenthal's advice or alleged intelligence information, although the documents contain few replies she may have sent to him.
The decision was put on hold decision on hold until the US Supreme Court issues a ruling on same-sex marriage.
When Morales next week swears in mayors and governors elected in runoff voting May 3, he will be face-to-face with those who have benefited from the discontent with his Movimiento a Socialismo.
Colombia's coast guard says the body of the pilot, whose nationality was unknown, was found among the wreckage along with 1.2 metric tons of cocaine.
Oil not the main source of income for IS; has a big salary bill, but low investment in infrastructure.
The released material included a variety of declassified documents, a list of English language books recovered from the compound and material published by other militant groups.
The violence led to the arrests of 170 people who were charged with organized crime resulting in death.
The disaster, killing at least 78, hit around 3 am local time (4 am EDT; 0800 GMT) in the town of Salgar, about 60 miles (100 kilometers) southwest of Medellin.
The official confirmed the arrests late Tuesday, but did not have any other details.
Coast Guard Petty Officer said Tuesday's pipeline break created an oil slick stretching for about 6.4 kms of beach and about 45 meters into the ocean.
Bobby Jindal testing waters for 2016 presidential run, expected to formally run after his Legislature ends on June 11.
The gun battle between two biker gangs outside a restaurant in Waco, Texas killed nine people and injured 18 others.
'The river took out everything in its path.' said a Colombia worker who witnessed flash flood and mudslide reducing the modestly built houses to rubble.
The @POTUS Twitter account will serve as a new way for President Obama to engage directly with the American people, the White House said.
He faced charges for allegedly sexually abusing two men and two women when they were his students in the 1970s and 1980s
Officials didn't provide details about the conditions of the injured due to the hard US Marines aircraft landing in Hawaii.
The clash took place outside the Twin Peaks Sports Bar and Grill at a shopping mall in the central Texas city, police said.
The protest march was organized through social media without any discernible leadership.
International negotiators are rushing to finalize a nuclear deal with Iran by the end of June.
About 1,100 residents took shelter in schools as Typhoon Dolphin hit the US territory late on Friday.
The report said the boy picked up a handgun in the car and fired it, striking his sister while her mother was talking to people outside in the parking lot.
A woman accused of slashing the corpse of her boyfriend's ex-girlfriend at a funeral home last month is now accused of removing body parts of the deceased woman.
Khalid al-Fawwaz was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Lewis Kaplan after being convicted of four conspiracy counts in federal court in New York in February.