WASHINGTON — Under pressure to do more to confront the Ebola outbreak sweeping across West Africa, President Barack Obama today will announce an expansion of military and medical resources to combat the spread of the deadly virus, administration officials said.
WASHINGTON — The United States bombed an Islamic State position southwest of Baghdad on Monday in what the U.S. Central Command said was the first airstrike undertaken under expanded rules of engagement President Barack Obama outlined in a speech last week.
Urban Outfitters issued an apology Monday as it came under scathing attack for featuring a "vintage" Kent State University sweatshirt that appeared to have been splattered with blood.
WASHINGTON — Islamic State in Iraq and Syria militants, who once relied on wealthy Persian Gulf donors for money, have become a self-sustaining financial juggernaut, earning more than $3 million a day from oil smuggling, human trafficking, theft and extortion, according to U.S. intelligence officials and private …
ISLAMABAD — Severe flooding sank a boat carrying a wedding party in Pakistan's Punjab province on Sunday, killing the bridegroom and 17 others, officials said.