International

(Moscow) -- Russia is calling for a guarantee that Ukraine would not join NATO. In an interview with the BBC, Russia's presidential spokesman said that NATO's approach towards Russia's borders is making Moscow "nervous." Anya Ardayeva reports. Play Clip
(Washington, DC) -- Defense officials say U.S.-led forces have conducted over two dozen airstrikes against militant groups in Iraq and Syria since Monday. U.S. Central Command says six strikes in Syria were aimed at ISIS fighters and one was against the Khorasan group, which is...
(Undated) -- A Honduran beauty queen who went missing a week ago has been found dead. Local authorities say 19-year-old Maria Jose Alvarado's body was discovered along with the remains of her 23-year old sister Sofia Trinidad. Both were was last seen leaving a party together...
(Jerusalem) -- Israel is planning to build nearly 80 new homes on disputed West Bank land in Jerusalem. The decision is likely to raise tension among Palestinians at a time of violent unrest. The announcement by the housing authority comes the day after a deadly terrorist attack...
(Washington, DC) -- Before the week is over, President Obama is expected to issue executive actions on immigration reform. The President has vowed to do what he can on immigration because of inaction in Congress. A bipartisan Senate immigration bill has been sitting dormant in...
(Johannesburg) -- The Ebola epidemic did not break the World Bank. The bank's chief economist for Africa says they expect the impact of the epidemic on the sub-Saharan economy to be three to four-billion dollars, well below the worst-case scenario figure of 32-billion dollars...
(Undated) -- Israel's Police Superintendent says some Palestinian people celebrated yesterday's attack at a synagogue in Jerusalem by dancing and handing out candy. Micky Rosenfeld doesn't think there was a connection between the men and any terrorist organizations. He says...
(Richmond, VA) -- A woman accused of attempting to use Facebook to connect wannabe jihadists with ISIS is due in a Virginia court today. Prosecutors say Heather Coffman wrote several posts supporting the terrorist group, which has imposed its brutal interpretation of Sharia law...
(Rome) -- Pope Francis is condemning Tuesday's attack in Jerusalem synagogue by two Palestinians. The Pope spoke before worshippers in St. Peter's Square Wednesday, and said he was concerned with "the alarming increase in tension in Jerusalem and other areas of the Holy Land,...