By Jennifer Peebles | 09/14/14 06:36 PM
President Obama will head to Tampa this week to meet with U.S. military commanders who will likely be involved in American efforts to defeat the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria. The president will spend Tuesday night in Tampa, the White House announced Sunday afternoon. On Wednesday, Obama...
By Jennifer Peebles | 09/14/14 04:43 PM
"I have no right to disclose any specific country we reached that agreement with. But the fact is that those weapons are already on the way to us," Ukraine's defense minister said.
By Luke Rosiak | 09/14/14 04:23 PM
But the British prime minister said he does not intend to put troops on the ground in either Iraq or Syria.
By Jennifer Peebles | 09/14/14 04:03 PM
Intelligence officials in the U.S. and Britain can secretly get information from individual computers and smartphones in Germany, a leading German publication says, citing information from American leaker Edward Snowden.
By Jennifer Peebles | 09/14/14 03:11 PM
An American man has been sentenced to six years of hard labor by a court in North Korea, where authorities had accused him of trying to investigate human rights issues.
By Luke Rosiak | 09/14/14 03:08 PM
The Obama administration made an all-out publicity push Sunday to bolster support for the president's plan in Syria, putting top White House surrogates on television all day.
By Luke Rosiak | 09/14/14 02:04 PM
The civilian fighters in Syria are "getting better and more capable," Obama Chief of Staff Denis McDonough said.
By Luke Rosiak | 09/14/14 01:07 PM
"The bottom line is, ISIS does not fit in the president's narrative," Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Texas, said on CBS' "Face the Nation" Sunday.
By Jennifer Peebles | 09/14/14 12:46 PM
A number of Arab nations are offering to launch airstrikes against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, American officials say.
By Jennifer Peebles | 09/14/14 11:58 AM
John R. Allen, who retired from the Marine Corps last year as a four-star general, "will help build and sustain the coalition so it can operate across multiple lines of effort in order to degrade and ultimately destroy" the Islamic State, Secretary of State John Kerry said in a statement this...
By Luke Rosiak | 09/14/14 11:20 AM
"Their rhetoric is strikingly similar," the moderator of NBC's "Meet the Press" said.
By Luke Rosiak | 09/14/14 11:05 AM
White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough repeatedly said Americans would hear the news from Secretary of State John Kerry later this week.
By Luke Rosiak | 09/14/14 10:17 AM
Sen. Lindsey Graham said President Obama's plan in Syria "won't even come close to defeating" the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria.
By Susan Ferrechio | 09/12/14 05:58 PM
Democratic and Republican lawmakers this week will likely form a bipartisan coalition to pass President Obama's request to arm and train Syrian rebels.
09/14/14 12:30 AM
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea held a trial Sunday morning for American Matthew Miller, who was detained in April for violating his tourist status when he entered the country. Details were not immediately available. The specific charges or punishment he could face were not announced...
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