International

(Washington, DC) -- Secretary of State John Kerry is speaking out after an offensive comment was made about Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu by an anonymous U.S. official. The official told "The Atlantic" that Netanyahu is "scared to launch wars" and referred to him as...
(New York, NY) -- The way U.S. officials are handling Ebola is having a rippling effect on medical professionals helping ailing individuals in West Africa. Doctors Without Borders says they are considering shortening assignments for some of their personnel. Other doctors and...
(Jerusalem) -- Tensions are high today in Jerusalem following a brief closure of the al-Aqsa mosque compound, also known as the Temple Mount. Israeli police barricaded roads leading to the site which is holy to both Muslims and Jews as clashes continue following the shooting of...
(Washington, DC) -- Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is praising "initial progress" by Iraqi and Kurdish fighters against ISIS forces. In a Pentagon briefing, Hagel warned that the overall fight against ISIS is still in the early stages and will go on for a long time. Joint Chiefs...
(Undated) -- Russia's annexation of Crimea is blamed for creating the most tension between that country and the West since the Cold War. NATO has reported more than 100 intercepts of Russian aircraft so far this year. That's three times as many as in all of 2013. There are also...
(Brussels) -- Gas talks in Brussels between Russia and Ukraine have extended into another day. Negotiators are struggling to agree on prices and a structure for Ukraine to repay its gas debts to Russia. Jack Parrock reports. Play Clip
(Undated) -- Former Bank of America chairman Chad Holliday is set to become the first American chairman of oil giant Shell. The multinational Royal Dutch Shell announced Holliday's appointment this morning. When he moves into the chairman's office next year, Holliday will...
(Undated) -- The former U.S. Ambassador to Iraq says President Obama was warned about ISIS last November. Former Ambassador James Jeffrey says the U.S. waited to do anything about the terrorist group because of a different mentality than before. Jeffrey thinks the U.S. needs to...
(Undated) -- At least five militants are dead after a suspected U.S. drone strike in a tribal region of Pakistan near the Afghan border today. Villagers there say one of the people killed was a senior Arab commander. U.S. drone strikes have increased this month. This one comes...