International

(Undated) -- President Obama is cutting a trip to India short and is heading to Saudi Arabia. The White House said Saturday the President will visit the new Saudi King Salman after the death of King Abdullah. Salman pledged Friday to maintain the kingdom's policies and kept most...
(Undated) -- U.S. intelligence experts are working to verify reports ISIS has executed one of two of Japanese hostages. A senior government official said the U.S. strongly condemns the action and called for the immediate release of all the remaining hostages. The Japanese...
(Undated) -- The United States and coalition partners are launching more airstrikes against Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq. In a statement Saturday from the Combined Joint Task Force leading the operation, military officials say 13 strikes have occurred in Syria and...
(Undated) -- Liberian health officials say their country is close to eradicating the deadly Ebola virus. Liberia's assistant health minister said Saturday there are only five confirmed cases left there. The worst outbreak of the virus in history is blamed for causing almost nine...
(Arlington, VA) -- Pentagon spokesman John Kirby says the situation in Yemen is unclear. In a Pentagon briefing Friday afternoon, Admiral Kirby said it is uncertain who is currently in charge in Yemen. He noted that U.S. forces in the region have taken precautions against...
(Washington, DC) -- Presidential spokesman Josh Earnest says it's unclear if Iran is "exerting command and control" over rebels in Yemen. Yemen is in turmoil amid a political struggle between the government and the Shiite Houthi rebel militia. Earnest called for a return to...
(Davos) -- Secretary of State John Kerry is pushing for a broad, global partnership in the fight against ISIS. Speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Kerry said the strategy must include a necessary "military component." He argued that it must also include...
(Undated) -- It's the beginning of a new era in Saudi Arabia with the death of King Abdullah and the installation of his successor King Salman. Mourners gathered today to pay their respects to the late monarch as his body was prepared for a simple Muslim burial in an unmarked...
(Undated) -- World leaders are taking to social media to share condolences after the death of Saudi Arabia's leader. King Abdullah died at age 90 yesterday, weeks after being admitted to the hospital. President Obama said on Twitter that he admired the "courage of his...