International

(Undated) -- ISIS claims a Jordanian air strike in Syria has resulted in the death of an American hostage. The SITE Intelligence Group says ISIS is reporting the death of Kayla Jean Mueller. Mueller is reported to be a native of Arizona who was working with the humanitarian...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is unveiling his national security strategy. The report highlights growing threats from violent extremism, cyber attacks and aggression by Russia. The President says the U.S. must continue to lead the world with strength and purpose and must...
(Ottawa) -- Canada's Supreme Court is clearing the way for doctor-assisted suicide. The high court ruled unanimously today that it would be allowed at the request of adults who are mentally competent and suffering intolerably from a severe and incurable medical condition. The...
(Undated) -- Shiite rebels backed by Iran say they are now in control of Yemen. The anti-government fighters announced on Friday that they were dissolving the Yemeni parliament and would be electing an interim presidential council to handle the Arab state's affairs. It's just...
(Moscow) -- Vladimir Putin's spokesman is furious that a Pentagon think tank would claim the Russian president has Asperger's syndrome. Dmitry Peskov told "AFP" that the accusation is "stupidity not worthy of comment." "USA Today" recently reported on a 2008 study from a...
(Vatican City) -- Pope Francis is at the center of a firestorm after saying it's okay to spank children as long as it's done with dignity. The Pope made the comment during a general audience in St. Peter's Square on Wednesday. The remarks sparked a flood of both criticism and...
(Undated) -- The White House says President Obama will ask Congress to give him authority to use military force against ISIS. White House spokesman Josh Earnest said Thursday that request will most likely come in the next few days. House Speaker John Boehner told reporters the...
(Indianapolis, IN) -- The FBI is investigating the possibility that China hacked this country's second-largest health insurer. The "Wall Street Journal" reports the agency says some of the software and techniques used in the hack were used in the past exclusively by China...
(Undated) -- ISIS is punishing a cleric who objected to the group's decision to burn a captured Jordanian pilot to death. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said today the terrorist jihadist group will put the cleric on trial. ISIS has removed the man from his post. The...