International

(Arlington, VA) -- Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is warning about a "long, difficult effort" to degrade and destroy ISIS in Iraq and Syria. Hagel also confirmed that South Korea is joining the fight against ISIS and other emerging global threats. Hagel told a Pentagon briefing...
(Cupertino, CA) -- Apple plans to double the number of stores it operates in China over the next two years. "Bloomberg" says the tech giant will increase its number of outlets to 40 in the region, which includes the mainland, Hong Kong and Taiwan. Apple opened its first store in...
(Undated) -- Ebola is being reported in another West African nation. Mali confirmed its first case of the deadly virus, which has killed nearly 49-hundred people. The largest-ever outbreak of Ebola has now hit six West African countries. Mali's Health Minister says the patient...
(Ottawa, ON) -- The Canadian capital is slowly returning to normal a day after two shooting incidents rocked the city. Police Chief Charles Bordeleau says only a few areas of downtown Ottawa remain cordoned off. All Ottawa police stations are back to being open to the public and...
(Arlington, VA) -- Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says the U.S. is committed to maintaining U.S. forces in South Korea. In a Pentagon briefing with his South Korean counterpart, Hagel said North Korea continues to threaten the security and stability of the region.
(Washington, DC) -- U.S. Treasury Undersecretary David Cohen says ISIS earns about one-million dollars a day through the sale of smuggled oil. Another 20-million has been earned this year in kidnappings-for-ransom. In a White House briefing, Cohen said the U.S. and partners are...
(Beijing) -- Fears on Ebola have led to the closing of North Korea's borders. That word comes from travel companies based in China who were notified of the ban today. Most of North Korea's visitors come from China. Only a few thousand western tourists travel to the reclusive...
(Jerusalem) -- Israel's top man is talking tough after a Palestinian man drove his speeding car into a crowd of pedestrians, leaving a baby dead and six other people hurt. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu insisted that any attempt to harm Israelis will be met with "the harshest...
{Ottawa1023Ovation1_1} Q...(applause fades) 000:15 (Ottawa) -- The sergeant-at-arms of Canada's Parliament who's credited with killing a gunman inside the building yesterday is being hailed as a hero. At the opening of Parliament this morning, Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers was...