(Reuters) - Jonathan Bae, the son of U.S. citizen Kenneth Bae, said on Saturday that his father's release by the North Korean government is "awesome" and that he "couldn't be happier." Bae and Matthew Todd Miller have been freed from detention by the North Korean government and are returning to the United States, the office of the director of national intelligence said on Saturday. (Reporting by Brendan O'Brien; Editing by Bill Trott)
Conditions: The roadway is bare and dry. Construction is in progress from milepost 56 to milepost 61 near the summit. Drivers may experience delays due to lane closures and intermittent rolling slowdowns.
VAN LEAR, Ky. (AP) — Deep in Kentucky's coal country, about a mile from where coal miner's daughter Loretta Lynn was born, Mack Lowe voted for Republican Mitch McConnell for the first time in Kentucky's U.S. Senate race.
Congress members returning to Capitol Hill next week will face a debate over President Barack Obama's new $5.6 billion plan to expand the U.S. mission in Iraq and send up to 1,500 more American troops to the war-torn nation.