International

(Undated) -- The Coast Guard says a crew member fired on an Iranian vessel that pointed a machine gun at one of their inflatable boats. It happened Tuesday in international waters in the Arabian Sea. The Coast Guard fired one shot at the Iranian boat, which then left the area...
(Undated) -- There are reports that the Islamic militant group ISIS is demanding a multi-million dollar ransom for a 26-year old American woman being held hostage. The woman was on a humanitarian mission in Syria when she was captured a year ago. Meanwhile, an American...
(Sacramento, CA) -- Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto is praising California and Governor Brown for approving immigrant friendly laws. In a speech to the legislature yesterday, Pena Nieto said the state is taking a leading role in the absence of national immigration reform...
(Undated) -- American and Chinese military officials are meeting at the Pentagon today over a Chinese fighter jet's intercept of a U.S. Navy patrol plane. U.S. officials say a Chinese fighter pilot flew dangerously close to the Navy plane in international airspace last week. The...
(Atlanta, GA) -- The director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the Ebola outbreak in West Africa is worse than expected. Doctor Thomas Frieden is in Liberia to evaluate the situation. Frieden said in a phone interview that health officials never have...
(Flint, MI) -- An alleged serial killer wants to be deported to his native Israel to face trial on charges of attempted murder. Elias Abuelazam was convicted of murder in Michigan in 2013. He is accused of killing two other people and trying to murder six more. However,...
(Undated) -- A World Health Organization worker infected with Ebola will be flown to Germany for treatment. The WHO says the epidemic specialist from Senegal contracted the often fatal disease while working in Sierra Leone. Ebola has killed more than a thousand people in West...
(Undated) -- Sources say the Islamic militant group ISIS is demanding a multi-million dollar ransom for a 26-year old American woman being held hostage. The woman was on a humanitarian mission in Syria when she was captured a year ago. Family members do not want the woman's name...
(Boston, MA) -- An American journalist held for nearly two years by Islamic militants is back home tonight. Peter Theo Curtis arrived in Boston Tuesday to be reunited with his mother. Curtis released a statement saying how moved he was by all the people, including complete...