International

(Berlin) -- Germany's Interior Minister is warning that radical Islam poses a critical security threat to his country. Thomas de Maiziere said Tuesday the number of threatening individuals has never been as high as now. De Maiziere insisted Germany represents freedom, and is...
(Undated) -- Pentagon Spokesman Rear Admiral John Kirby says anti-ISIS forces are making gains in the fight against the terrorist group. During a Department of Defense news briefing Tuesday, Kirby reported Kurdish Peshmerga forces are regaining territory in northern Iraq while...
(Arlington, VA) -- Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is evaluating a recommendation to impose a 21-day period of controlled, supervised monitoring of U.S. troops returning from West Africa. Pentagon spokesman John Kirby called it a "quarantine-like" situation. Hundreds of U.S...
(Undated) -- The president of the World Bank is appealing to healthcare workers to help contain the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. During a visit to Ethiopia, Jim Yong Kim said at least five thousand healthcare workers are needed to stop the spread of the disease. Kim blames the...
(Ottawa) -- Secretary of State John Kerry is in Ottawa to express America's solidarity with Canada. He will also express official condolences for the deaths of two Canadian soldiers last week. The two soldiers were killed in separate incidents that Canadian officials have linked...
(Moscow) -- Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov says Russia will recognize the results of upcoming separatist elections in eastern Ukraine. Jake Rashbass reports. Play Clip
(London) -- Funding has been confirmed for a supercomputer to help Britain with weather forecasting and climate modeling. The computer will cost 157-million dollars and will be built in 2015. Natalie Powell reports. Play Clip
(Undated) -- ISIS strongholds in Iraq and Syria are once again being hammered by U.S.-led airstrikes. Coalition forces launched several strikes today near the Syrian city of Kobani. Four others hit targets near Iraq's Mosul Dam and two were launched near Fallujah, taking out a...
(Pretoria) -- Prosecutors say they'll appeal the verdict and sentence for South African track star Oscar Pistorius. The Paralympic and Olympic sprinter was sentenced to five years in prison last week for shooting his girlfriend to death. The judge found the double-amputee...