International

(Rome) -- Pope Francis is condemning "the plotters of terrorism" for sowing death and destruction around the world. Speaking during a visit Saturday to Italy's largest war memorial, the Pope also condemned the arms trade. Francis said the growing number of conflicts around the...
(Kampala) -- Americans in Uganda are being warned about threats of terrorism. In messages on Twitter and their own website today, the United States Embassy in Kampala urged U.S. citizens to either stay at home or head to a safe location. Local authorities are carrying out...
(Washington, DC) -- The U.S. and European Union are slapping Russia with another round of economic sanctions. Terry Moore says the targets include Russia's largest bank. Play Clip
(Mexico City) -- Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto is condemning the deployment of Texas National Guardsmen to the border. By order from Texas governor Rick Perry, some one-thousand-troops are in place at the border with Mexico with a stated purpose of stopping human and drug...
(Toronto, Canada) -- Controversial Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is ending his re-election bid due to health issues, but a Ford may still become mayor. Just prior to the 2 p.m. Eastern deadline Friday, Rob Ford's brother and Toronto City Councillor Doug Ford, replaced him on the ballot...
(Washington, DC) -- White House spokesman Josh Earnest says the U.S. is at war. In his daily briefing, Earnest noted that no U.S. combat forces are being committed to the war with ISIS in Iraq and Syria. In his address to the nation Wednesday night, President Obama pledged to...
(Toronto, Canada) -- Controversial Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is ending his run for re-election due to health issues, but a Ford may still become mayor. Just prior to the 2 p.m. Eastern deadline today, Rob Ford's brother and Toronto City Councillor Doug Ford, replaced him on the...
(Undated) -- Secretary of State John Kerry visits Turkey today as the U.S. tries to build a coalition to fight ISIS. Kerry arrives in Ankara after both Turkey and Germany rejected any combat role against ISIS militants in the Middle East. A senior Turkish government official...
(Pretoria) -- It will be another month until South African track star Oscar Pistorius is sentenced for the shooting death of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. The judge set a sentencing date of October 13th for Pistorius. The judge decided to continue the bail of the Paralympic...