With the Congressional Super Committee's failure to come to an agreement, the military now has to cut some $500 billion from its budget. Those cuts could also hurt the stores and restaurants near the Pentagon that cater to the military.
The latest underwear bomb is allegedly the handiwork of a 30-year old Saudi man, Ibrahim Hassan al-Asiri. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Bruce Riedel, senior foreign policy fellow at the Brookings Institution. He's just published an article on Asiri.
As the Republican Party prepares to nominate its first Mormon candidate for president next week, there's growing interest in Mormon practice, especially young Mormons serving missions around the world.
Governor Mitt Romney slammed President Obama's leadership in the Middle East in a speech at VMI. He called for a "change of course in the Middle East," and urged the US to help other countries arm the Syrian rebels.