09/23/14 11:46 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Tuesday the U.S.-led coalition's airstrikes in Syria are illegal because they were not approved by or coordinated with Syria's government. Meeting with a group of senior editors on the first day of the United Nations General Assembly...
09/23/14 11:33 AM
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli special forces stormed a West Bank hideout early on Tuesday and killed two Palestinians suspected in the June abduction and slaying of three Israeli teenagers, a gruesome attack that had triggered a chain of events that led to the war in Gaza this summer. The deaths of...
By Betsy Woodruff | 09/23/14 11:32 AM
Few people give Ed Gillespie much of a chance in Virginia's Senate race -- except Gillespie himself.
By Paul Bedard | 09/23/14 11:32 AM
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf said that the soaring death rate among non-Ebola patients threatens to reverse the strides made in the nation against killers like AIDS and malaria.
By Susan Ferrechio | 09/23/14 11:21 AM
A new Public Policy Polling survey in Alaska shows Begich two points behind Republican challenger Dan Sullivan.
By Susan Ferrechio | 09/23/14 11:20 AM
"I support the airstrikes launched by the president, understanding that this is just one step in what must be a larger effort to destroy and defeat this terrorist organization. I wish our men and women in uniform Godspeed as they carry out this fight,—� the Ohio Republican said.
By Susan Crabtree | 09/23/14 11:17 AM
President Obama thanked the U.S. military and regional Arab allies for their airstrikes against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria targets inside Syria and said that the bombing campaign also targeted an al Qaeda group known to be planning attacks against the United States.
By Brian Hughes | 09/23/14 11:17 AM
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimated Tuesday that up to 1.4 million people in West Africa could become infected with Ebola by the end of January if there are no changes in behavior.
By Ashe Schow | 09/23/14 11:12 AM
It has been five months since nearly 300 Nigerian schoolgirls were kidnapped by the terrorist group Boko Haram, and more than 200 of them are still missing. In mid-August, four months after the girls were abducted, Nigerian government officials tried again to negotiate with Boko Haram for...
By Zack Colman | 09/23/14 10:50 AM
The European Union will aim to slash greenhouse gas emissions 40 percent by 2030, European Commission President Josè Manuel Barroso said Tuesday at the United Nations climate summit.
By Kelly Cohen | 09/23/14 10:43 AM
Bush and Palin will join the three-term senator -- currently in a tight re-election race -- at a luncheon in Wichita.
09/23/14 10:30 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Obama says Arab support in Syria airstrikes shows 'this is not America's fight alone'
09/23/14 10:30 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says the participation of five Arab nations in airstrikes against militants in Syria "makes it clear to the world this is not America's fight alone." Obama says the joint fight against the Islamic State will take time but is vital to the security of the...
By Susan Crabtree | 09/23/14 10:06 AM
The State Department said Tuesday that the U.S. had "informed" the Syrian government about plans to strike Islamic State of Iraq and Syria targets inside Syria but did not request permission, coordinate with Damascus or give any indication of timing.
By Susan Crabtree | 09/23/14 09:51 AM
Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., the ranking member of the Intelligence Committee, commended the five Arab countries who have joined in on the airstrikes while others offered limited praise while continuing to slam President Obama for failing to take action sooner.
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