International

(Undated) -- There is a new truce between Israel and Hamas. UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry say all parties have agreed to a temporary humanitarian ceasefire in Gaza. UN General-Secretary spokesman Stephane Dujarric said civilians in Gaza...
(Washington, DC) -- The U.S. has no plans to close embassies in West African nations affected by the deadly Ebola outbreak. State Department spokesperson Marie Harf said during Thursday's briefing there's no change in the status of the American embassies in Liberia, Sierra Leone...
(Washington, DC) -- The State Department is stopping short of condemning Israel for the shelling of a United Nations school in Gaza. In Thursday's briefing, State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf reiterated comments from Wednesday on the shelling of the school. She echoed...
(Washington, DC) -- Senator Lindsey Graham says those who are quick to condemn Israel for the mounting death toll in Gaza are overlooking some very basic facts. The South Carolina Republican's comments come as Israel's prime minister vows to keep up a military offensive until...
(Washington, DC) -- White House spokesman Josh Earnest says President Obama is seriously considering executive actions on comprehensive immigration reform. Earnest blamed House Republicans for obstructing reform by failing to take up a bipartisan bill that cleared the Senate a...
(Washington, DC) -- Presidential spokesman Josh Earnest says the U.S. continues to urge Israel's military to ensure the safety of innocent civilians. Israel is being blamed for a heavy artillery attack at a Gaza school that was being used as a UN refugee center. At least 20...
(Undated) -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says there will be no ceasefire in Gaza until all the tunnels Hamas uses to attack Israel are destroyed. Netanyahu said today in a televised statement that Israel's troops will "complete this mission with or without a...
(London) -- A group of influential British lawmakers says NATO is poorly prepared for an attack on a member state from Russia. The Commons Defense Committee says recent events in Ukraine show "serious deficiencies" in NATO's preparedness. Dan Whitehead reports. Play Clip
(Donetsk) -- Teams of international investigators are reaching the wreckage of a downed Malaysian airliner for the first time. Inspectors made it to the scene today after Ukraine declared a 24-hour ceasefire with pro-Russian separatist rebels. Russia is also sending its own...