International

(Ottawa, ON) -- Canadian authorities say the suspected Ottawa gunman had applied for a passport because he planned to go to Syria. Investigators also are looking into how Michael Zehaf-Bibeau obtained a gun since he had a criminal record. A U.S. official revealed he had recently...
(Washington, DC) -- An Iraqi report includes claims that ISIS militants may have used a chemical weapon against Iraqi police officers. A spokesperson for the National Security Council says they are reviewing a report by the Iraqi Defense Ministry that contends ISIS forces used...
(Paris) -- The head of France's armed forces says planes from his country have taken out 12 ISIS targets in Iraq. French jets dropped 70 bombs on the 12 buildings, destroying an arsenal of weapons controlled by ISIS. France declined to say where the targets were located inside...
(Ottawa, Quebec) -- Canadian officials continue to operate on high alert while probing Wednesday's attack on Parliament Hill. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police are continuing to look for anyone who may have provided support to Michael Zehaf-Bibeau . RCMP Commissioner Bob Paulson...
(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) -- Facebook's top man is speaking the language of the land during a visit to China. Mark Zuckerberg took part in a Q&A at a university in Beijing Wednesday, and surprised most everyone by answering all the questions in Mandarin Chinese. The 30-year-old billionaire'...
(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...