Durbin Urges Senate To Keep An Open Mind About HagelHagel's nomination has caught some flack because of charges that he is a weak supporter of Israel.
Colin Powell To Speak At Southeast Missouri StateThe former secretary of state is scheduled to speak at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Show Me Center on the Cape Girardeau campus.
New Base Commander at ScottGen. William Fraser III will take over the U.S. Transportation Command from Gen. Duncan McNabb.
Former Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair With Ill. Ties Has Died Army Gen. John Shalikashvili spent his teen years in Peoria and graduated from Bradley University.