International

(Undated) -- It appears the Obama administration is routinely fighting the release of Central American women and children from a detention center in New Mexico. The Reuters news organization obtained an affidavit the Department of Homeland Security issued in July. It says a "no...
(Undated) -- ISIS militants are releasing a new video that claims to show a captured British journalist. On the roughly three-minute video, the man identified as John Cantlie says he was kidnapped by ISIS in Syria in November of 2012. Cantlie adds he'll soon reveal "facts" about...
(Edinburg) -- Scotland will remain part of the United Kingdom. Though First Minister of Scotland Alex Salmond supports independence, he calls the vote a "triumph for the democratic process." A majority of Scottish voters rejected independence from Great Britain. Turnout was very...
(Edinburg) -- Preliminary returns are showing a majority of Scottish voters want to remain part of the United Kingdom. Reuters numbers show 54-percent support staying with the UK as opposed to 46-percent favoring independence with 60-percent of the vote counted. Turnout was very...
(Washington, DC) -- Legislation to arm Syrian rebels is on its way to the White House after passage by the Senate. The vote was 78-22. President Obama requested roughly half-a-billion dollars to train and arm up to five-thousand moderate Syrians for the fight against ISIS. The...
(Edinburg) -- Counting of the ballots is getting underway in Scotland after today's historic vote on independence. Voter turnout was heavy before the polls closed. The outcome is expected to be close, with the final results not expected before sometime Friday morning.
(New York, NY) -- The UN is declaring Ebola a threat to international peace and security. The UN Security Council also adopted a resolution Thursday calling on members to provide more resources to fight the outbreak that's claimed more than 26-hundred lives. Secretary General...
(Undated) -- A sobering report on the world's population is worrying experts. Despite decades of conjecture that the global population will peak with nine-billion people in 2050, a new analysis shows a 70-percent chance it will surpass that by the end of the century. The current...
(Washington, DC) -- The White House is applauding France's decision to join the U.S. airstrikes against ISIS targets in Iraq. Presidential spokesman Josh Earnest said the U.S. looks forward to coordinating efforts with France to degrade and ultimately destroy ISIS. The U.S. is...