The FBI is launching an independent investigation into its investigation of the man charged in the Fort Hood shootings. What did agents know, why didn't it send off alarms and why didn't they share their findings with the military?
Also, President Obama says troops could be withdrawn as early as 18 months after additional troops are deployed to Afghanistan. But that nation's president says his country won't be ready to take over security for 15 years.
These stories were today's topics on News Talk Online on the Paltalk News Network.