International

(Undated) -- Travelers on one US Airways flight are not finding the joke from an American passenger funny. Just before Flight 850 from Philadelphia touched down in the Dominican Republic, an unidentified man reportedly yelled out "I've been to Africa!" followed by "I have Ebola...
(Undated) -- ISIS continues to seize more of Kobani despite U.S.-led airstrikes. A monitoring group says ISIS fighters have seized more than a third of the key Syrian border town and continue to push forward. The commander of the Kurdish militia defending Kobani said ISIS has...
(Undated) -- U.S. Marines are arriving in Liberia amid growing calls for more international aid to combat the Ebola virus. American forces are being deploying to the west African nation on a mission to build at least 17 treatment centers with thousands of beds. Meanwhile, the...
(Wilmington, DE) -- A Russian national who tried to sneak high-tech military equipment out of the U.S. will spend a year-and-a-half in federal prison. Moscow native Dmitry Ustinov was sentenced in U.S. District Court in Wilmington, Delaware on Wednesday. Officials say he tried...
(Washington, DC) -- Over two dozen lawmakers on Capitol Hill want travelers from West Africa banned from the U.S. until the Ebola outbreak is under control. Twenty-three House Republicans and three Democrats have sent a letter to President Obama that asks the State Department to...
(Washington, DC) -- State Department spokesperson Jen Psaki says conversations are continuing with Turkish leaders about how Turkey can contribute to the fight against ISIS in neighboring Syria. Psaki stepped around questions about whether Turkey is being pressured to deploy...
(Pyongyang) -- It's been more than a month since North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un has been seen in public, and rumors are running rampant. Some are speculating that the communist ruler is ill, possibly with gout. Meanwhile, American and South Korean officials say there have been...
(Washington, DC) -- Secretary of State John Kerry is pleading with other nations to "step up even further" in the fight against the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. In a news briefing with Britain's foreign secretary, Kerry said all able nations should be doing what they can to...
(Undated) -- French novelist Patrick Modiano is the winner of this year's Nobel Prize for Literature. Permanent Secretary of the Swedish Academy Peter Englund made the announcement Thursday morning. Much of the 69-year-old Modiano's works focus on Paris life under the Nazi...