International

(Berlin) -- A former Secretary of State isn't too worried about ISIS or other foreign threats to the United States. On NBC's "Meet the Press," James Baker said America has faced much bigger problems in the past. The former member of both President Reagan and the first President...
(Burlington, VT) -- Senator Bernie Sanders is worried the battle against ISIS runs the risk of being seen as a holy war without greater involvement by Muslim-led nations. On CNN's "State of the Union," the independent senator from Vermont noted that Syria has the resources to...
(Santiago) -- Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel say Iraqi military forces are holding back ISIS fighters from taking Baghdad. At a news conference in Santiago, Chile, Hagel said while Iraqi security forces were in full control of the country's capitol, the Syrian city of Kobani is a...
(Washington, DC ) -- ISIS militants laying siege to the Syrian city of Kobani are the targets of U.S. air strikes. Pentagon officials say fighter aircraft have carried out six attacks since Friday on Islamic State forces attempting to overrun the border town's Kurdish defenders...
(Tokyo) -- Air news agency Airlive.net reports all flights to Japan's Naha Airport are canceled due to Typhoon Vongfong. The typhoon is weakening to the equivalent of a Category one hurricane, but is still heading toward Japan's Okinawa Island. Okinawa is home to a huge American...
(Baghdad) -- ISIS fighters are getting closer to Baghdad. Iraqi soldiers are fighting pitched battles against the heavily armed militants and officials in Iraq's Anbar Province say they'd like to see coalition troops come in and help out. Both the American and Iraqi government...
(London) -- Angelina Jolie is now an honorary Dame. The actress met privately with Queen Elizabeth the Second at Buckingham Palace on Friday. She was honored with the title of Honorary Dame Grand Cross of the Most Distinguished Order in recognition of her campaign against sexual...
(Undated) -- NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden is back with his girlfriend. A new documentary shows that Lindsay Mills, who was living with Snowden in Hawaii before he fled the country, joined him in Russia in July 2014. The documentary "Citizenfour" shows the two cooking...
(Undated) -- A clinical trial of a promising Ebola vaccine is underway in West Africa. Dr. Peter Hotez from Texas's Baylor College of Medicine says while an Ebola vaccine would be a major breakthrough, it's still going to take time to develop. The experimental vaccine was given...