International

(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is hosting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the White House. The two leaders will hold a formal meeting today after a private, working dinner last night. White House spokesman Josh Earnest said the U.S. enjoys an important strategic...
(Hong Kong) -- Tens of thousands of pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong are blocking more streets today. They're stockpiling supplies and putting up makeshift barricades to prepare for possibly stepped up efforts by police to clear the streets before Wednesday's Chinese...
(Kabul) -- Afghanistan and the United States are agreeing to a security pact that will allow American troops to remain in the country past the end of the year. The signed agreement comes one day after Afghanistan's new President Ashraf Ghani was inaugurated. Under the deal,...
(Undated) -- The U.S. military campaign against ISIS could cost billions. The bipartisan think tank Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments crunched the numbers and says military operations against the terrorist group could cost almost four-billion dollars a year at the...
(Undated) -- A federal judge says Argentina is in contempt of court for defying his ruling that the country pay one-point-six billion dollars to creditors. The so-called holdout creditors are primarily large U.S. hedge funds. The Manhattan federal court judge has ordered...
(Undated) -- Illinois Congressman Adam Kinzinger says the Free Syrian Army is disappointed with President Obama. Kinzinger says the U.S. waited too long to act in Syria. He points out the airstrikes against ISIS have slowed their momentum, but more needs to be done in order to...
(Mainz, Germany) -- A Swiss gardener has grown the world's heaviest pumpkin. It weighs about as much as a Volkswagen Beetle, tipping the scales at two-thousand-97-pounds. Officials with the Great Pumpkin Commonwealth weighed the massive gourd recently in Germany. It broke a...
(Washington, DC) -- The State Department disagrees with some of the comments made by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu today. In his speech to the UN General Assembly, Netanyahu remarked that militant Islamists want to dominate the world. When asked if the U.S. shares...
(Stratford, Ontario) -- Justin Bieber won't be making any appearances at the courthouse in his hometown of Stratford, Ontario in the very near future. "London Free Press" says the pop star's attorney Brian Greenspan was flying solo at a scheduled hearing on Monday. The Biebs is...