International

(Undated) -- North Korea is denying the FBI claim that it's behind a massive cyber attack at Sony Pictures. The cyber attack was linked to Sony's planned release of the movie "The Interview," which depicts an assassination plot against North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un. The...
(Havana) -- Cuban President Raul Castro says there will be a "long and difficult struggle" before the U.S. drops its economic embargo of the island nation. President Obama announced the change in Washington's Cold War-era policy on Wednesday. Castro told Cuba's parliament today...
(Undated) -- The Pentagon says four detainees held for more than ten years at Guantanamo Bay have been transferred to Afghanistan. According to today's announcement, the release comes on the request of Afghan President Ashraf Ghani. A senior administration official says the...
(Undated) -- North Korea is vowing to boost its nuclear power in response to what it describes as America's hostile policies. The reclusive communist country's foreign minister told state run media The United States is plotting to invade North Korea under the guise of human...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is promising a response to the cyber attack on Sony Pictures by North Korea. In a White House news conference, the President said the U.S. will respond appropriately in "a place and time and manner we choose." Obama also had harsh words for...
(Queensland) -- The mother of most of the eight children found stabbed to death in an Australian home is under arrest for murder. Australian police say the 37-year-old woman who was hospitalized with stab wounds, was in stable condition and talking to police. Seven of the eight...
(Arlington, VA) -- More than one-thousand additional U.S. troops are being deployed to Iraq. Pentagon spokesman John Kirby said they are being added to the contingent that is advising and training Iraqi security forces in the fight against ISIS. He noted that U.S.-led airstrikes...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is defending his moves to start normalizing relations with Cuba. During a White House news briefing, the President stressed that more open U.S. policies will help prompt positive changes in communist Cuba. Obama said the U.S. will be pushing...
(Ankara) -- A Turkish prosecutor is asking a court in Ankara to issue an arrest warrant for a U.S.-based Muslim cleric. The cleric has been accused by the president of Turkey of trying to overthrow him. A government official said today that no court decision has been made. The...