International

(Gleneagles, Scotland) -- Europe has captured its third straight Ryder Cup with a 16-and-a-half to 11-and-a-half victory over the United States. The Europeans grabbed six-and-a-half points from the 12 singles matches on Sunday to clinch the title for the sixth time in seven...
(Tokyo) -- The Japanese military is joining in the search for hikers trapped on Mount Ontake after the volcano suddenly erupted on Saturday. Hundreds of people, including children, were stranded on the peak after ash, rocks and steam shot out of the mountain for nine hours. Most...
(Washington, DC) -- The Pentagon says it has expanded airstrikes against ISIS militants in Syria to a Kurdish area along the Turkish border. The strikes took place in a region where ISIS forces have been taking over Kurdish villages one at a time over the past week. More attacks...
(Undated) -- British fighter jets are now flying combat missions in Iraq after parliament approved bombing missions against Islamic militants. Two Royal Air Force Tornado jets flew over northern Iraq today but did not carry out any air strikes. A British defense official says...
(Tokyo) -- Dozens are reported missing or seriously injured after Mount Ontake erupted in Japan. Ash, rocks, and steam were shooting out of the mountain for nine hours, stranding hikers. Most of the people on the mountain have reached the bottom but some are still trapped in...
(Mainz, Germany) -- The U.S. Army is investigating an incident in which an American soldier was shot by German police following an Oktoberfest celebration. A police spokesman said the soldier was transported to a hospital after sustaining a head injury at Munich's world-famous...
(Seoul) -- North Korean state media is reporting leader Kim Jong Un is having health problems. In its first acknowledgement of ill health, state media says Kim is suffering from "discomfort." He's been out of the public eye since early September, but had been seen earlier...
(London) -- Air strikes against ISIS are being approved by Britain's Parliament. By a vote of 524 to 43, the British government just gave approval today. That means the Royal Air Force can join the air campaign against the terror group taking ground in Syria and Iraq. Six...
(Glasgow) -- Boeing is checking out one of its 787 Dreamliners after the plane made an emergency landing in Scotland today en route from Chicago to Poland. The aircraft with 248 passengers on board was flying to Warsaw when the crew received an alert from the fire protection...