The Pentagon has in recent days stepped up planning for potential military intervention in the Syrian civil war, specifically because of growing evidence the regime may have used chemical weapons, CNN has learned.
"There is intensified planning in the works as more precise information comes in on the Syrian regime's potential use of chemical weapons and the body of evidence grows," a senior administration official said.
Tripoli, Libya (CNN) -- Armed men in trucks with anti-aircraft guns mounted on them occupied the Libyan Justice Ministry in Tripoli on Tuesday, forcing ministry staff to leave, Justice Minister Salah al-Marghani said.
This game went right down to the wire, and the Thunder had a chance to tie it and go to overtime. But Serge Ibaka missed one of the easiest shots of his career. Therefore, the Rockets avoid the sweep and live to see another day.
@MLB Henry Rodriguez tried to hit himself with his own wild pitch [Nationals-Reds]