International

(Undated) -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks today at the United Nations General Assembly, where he vows to expose what he calls "slander and lies" by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas . In his speech to the U.N. on Friday, Abbas accused Israel of carrying out...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama acknowledges his policy toward ISIS is contradictory in that it helps Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. In an interview with CBS' "60 Minutes," Obama said he recognizes "the contradiction in a contradictory land and a contradictory...
(Undated) -- Medical experts in West Africa say they need the resources other countries have promised to fight Ebola now. They say unless those resources are delivered immediately, the chance to snuff out the deadly virus will be lost. The World Health Organization says the...
(Hong Kong) -- The government of Hong Kong says it is pulling back riot police as a massive pro-democracy demonstration continues. Protesters have flooded the streets of the global financial hub for several days, but Sunday marked a boiling point. Police used tear gas, pepper...
(Undated) -- Not many U.S. servicemembers support sending more combat troops into Iraq. A survey by the "Military Times" finds fewer than 30-percent of military members favor sending a large number of U.S. ground troops into combat against ISIS militants. More than 70-percent...
(Undated) -- There are reports the U.S.-led coalition is widening its air attacks on ISIS forces in Syria. A group monitoring the war says coalition forces launched airstrikes overnight on militant Islamist targets in northern and eastern Syria. The raids hit a gas plant...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama admits the U.S. underestimated the situation in Syria and how it led to the rise of ISIS. In an interview with CBS' "60 Minutes," Obama said the political chaos created a breeding ground for jihadists that attracted former members of Iraq's...
(Mount Ontake, Japan) -- Search crews are finding more bodies on Japan's volcanic Mount Ontake . They carried another five bodies off the mountain to bring the number of presumed dead to 36. Hundreds of hikers were caught off guard when the volcano erupted over the weekend. The...
(Undated) -- A U.S. Marine imprisoned in Mexico could be examined today by a prosecution psychiatrist. Sergeant Andrew Tahmooressi's attorney says the psychiatrist will examine the Marine today or tomorrow to determine whether Tahmooressi suffers from post-traumatic stress...