Susan brings to CNSNews.com a strong background in broadcast writing and editing. She joined CNSNews.com in April 1999, after working for 18 years as a television producer and news-writer in the Washington, D.C., Denver, and Greensboro, N.C., television markets. Susan holds a bachelor's degree from Mount Holyoke College and a master’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University.

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August 11, 2016, 5:28 AM EDT
"You don't hear the word 'stalemate' anymore," in connection with the fighting in Iraq and Syria, Lt.-Gen. Sean MacFarland, the commander of coalition forces in Iraq, told reporters on Wednesday.
August 10, 2016, 9:44 AM EDT
The sun glinting off concertina wire could be a giveaway to the enemy.
August 10, 2016, 7:17 AM EDT
The Environmental Protection Agency, which puts "environmental justice" front and center, on Tuesday announced it will distribute $4.5 million in grants to six research organizations to develop new low-cost, portable, easy-to-use ways of measuring air pollution in "communities."
August 9, 2016, 10:46 AM EDT
As they were covering Hillary Clinton's campaign rally in Kissimmee, Florida on Monday, a crew from Florida television station WPTV noticed the father of the Orlando nightclub shooter sitting in the audience, directly behind Hillary Clinton.
August 9, 2016, 9:30 AM EDT
Hillary Clinton's job-creation plan would allow indebted people to take on even more debt.
August 9, 2016, 6:14 AM EDT
"I will defend DACA and DAPA while I work vigorously for immigration reform," Clinton said. "I have proposed an Office of Immigrant Affairs for the White House so that we are able to answer questions and provide information and help people."
August 9, 2016, 5:26 AM EDT
A U.S. State Department spokeswoman on Monday said she could not confirm reports of a new alliance between the Taliban and the Islamic State.
August 8, 2016, 10:25 AM EDT
Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani told ABC's "This Week" on Sunday that media bias is on full display in the presidential campaign.
August 8, 2016, 7:41 AM EDT
Iran on Sunday executed a nuclear scientist convicted of spying for the United States.
August 8, 2016, 5:46 AM EDT
"As far as I'm concerned, McCain shouldn't even have to run for election in the Senate. He ought to be in the Senate as long as he wants to be."
August 8, 2016, 5:29 AM EDT
Thirteen percent of adults in the United States say they currently smoke marijuana, nearly double the 7 percent who admitting to smoking pot just three years ago, a new Gallup Poll found. 
August 5, 2016, 9:54 AM EDT
The economy added 255,000 jobs between June and July, according to the Labor Department's Bureau of Labor Statistics. 38,000 of those jobs were in government (federal, state and local); and 9,000 were in manufacturing.
August 5, 2016, 8:47 AM EDT
The labor force participation rate reflects people’s decisions about the attractiveness of working or looking for work compared with alternatives such as attending school, caring for family members, or retiring.
August 5, 2016, 7:59 AM EDT
"All I can say is, we are prepared to do more wherever we see an opportunity to accelerate this defeat."
August 5, 2016, 6:05 AM EDT
"One of the reasons that we don't have networks cells that are as active here as they are in certain parts of Europe is because the Muslim-American community in this country is extraordinarily patriotic and largely successful, fights in our military, and serves as our doctors and nurses."
August 5, 2016, 5:05 AM EDT
The president pointed to a New York Times report on ISIS' radicalization efforts to suggest that U.S. gun laws may encourage lone-wolf attacks.
August 4, 2016, 7:50 AM EDT
"Can they still bring foreign fighters in? The answer's yes," Army Col. Christopher Garver, the spokesman for the U.S.-led military operation in Iraq, told reporters on Wednesday. "The ability has been degraded because we've been cutting down their routes where they can bring people in.
August 4, 2016, 5:46 AM EDT
Rep. Ed Royce (R-Calif.) said the House Foreign Affairs Committee, which he chairs, will hold hearings on the Obama administration's $400-million cash payment to Iran in January, just as Iran finally agreed to release four imprisoned Americans.
August 3, 2016, 8:25 AM EDT
Appearing on MSNBC's "Morning Joe" on Wednesday, retired Gen. Michael Hayden -- the former CIA and NSA director -- was asked what safeguards exist to prevent a president "who may not be stable from launching a nuclear attack against another county."
August 3, 2016, 6:35 AM EDT
President Obama, arguing for passage of his global trade deal on Tuesday, said globalism is here to stay