International

(Washington, DC) -- A measure to train and arm up to five-thousand Syrian rebels will soon be on its way to the Senate after passage by the House. The 500-million dollar measure aims to equip moderate Syrian rebels for the fight against ISIS. President Obama has authorized...
(Undated) -- The final day of campaigning is underway in Scotland before voters go to the polls to vote in a referendum for independence tomorrow. First Minister Alex Salmond, who is leading the yes campaign, says Scots hold the country's future in their hands. Three new opinion...
(Tehran) -- Iran's president says ISIS "wants to kill humanity." In an interview with NBC News, President Hassan Rouhani denounced the beheading of innocent people saying based on Islamic tenets and culture, "killing an innocent people equals the killing of the whole humanity."...
(Chambery, France) -- Two men are being charged with drug trafficking after nine pounds of cocaine were found in a car affiliated with the Vatican. The car belonged to a retired 91-year-old Argentinian cardinal who asked two Italian men to take it in for service. Instead, the...
(Moscow) -- Pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine are defiant over a new law that grants regions a special status and gives them more rights to self rule. Rebel leaders say the new law doesn't concern them as they already see the territory they control as entirely independent...
(Undated) -- The deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa is also creating severe economic consequences in the three most-affected countries. The World Bank says the deadly disease could drain the fragile economies of Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea of more than 800-million dollars...
(Washington, DC) -- The House Select Committee on Benghazi is off and running. Opening the panel's first hearing, South Carolina Republican Trey Gowdy promised a full investigation into the 2012 terrorist attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya. Four Americans were...
(Undated) -- West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin says the U.S. shouldn't arm the Syrian rebels in the fight against ISIS. Senator Manchin also said he doesn't support having American troops on the ground. He wants Middle Eastern countries to take the lead in the fight. The West...
(Washington, DC) -- Secretary of State John Kerry will testify about the growing ISIS threat during a U.S. House hearing this afternoon. Kerry has been working to put together a broad international coalition to help combat the terror group in Iraq and Syria. Kerry will urge...