At Least 45 Killed In Syria After US-Russia Agreement A day of intense airstrikes Saturday on and around the northern city of Aleppo killed at least 45 people, according to opposition activists.
John Kerry: Syria's New Nationwide Cease-Fire Becomes Effective At Sundown MondayThe United States and Russia early Saturday announced a breakthrough agreement on Syria that foresees a nationwide cease-fire starting next Monday, followed a week later by an unlikely new military partnership between the rival governments targeting the Islamic State and al-Qaida.
John Kerry: 'Everybody Is Concerned' About More Terror Attacks In EuropeSecretary of State John Kerry said “everybody is concerned” about more potential terror attacks in Europe in the future.
U.S. Declares ISIS Group Committing GenocideSecretary of State John Kerry determined Thursday that the Islamic State group is committing genocide against Christians and other minorities in Iraq and Syria.
North Korea Says Rocket Launch Successful, More To ComeIn a special announcement read on state-run North Korean TV, the announcer said the country has put a satellite into orbit on a successful rocket launch and said North Korea will launch more satellites.
US, EU Lift Sanctions Against Iran Amid Landmark Nuke DealThe U.N. nuclear agency certified Saturday that Iran has met all of its commitments under last summer's landmark nuclear deal, crowning years of U.S.-led efforts to crimp Iran's ability to make atomic weapons.
Obama: Global Warming Pact 'Can Be Turning Point For The World'President Barack Obama on Saturday hailed the newly passed international climate agreement that he said "offers the best chance we have to save the one planet we have.''
John Kerry Breaks Hillary Clinton's Record For Miles Traveled As Secretary Of StateWith a year to go, he looks set to smash almost every travel record in U.S. diplomacy.
Obama Administration Assures Governors Refugee Vetting Is RigorousThe Obama administration is assuring governors that refugees who come to the United States in its resettlement program undergo a "rigorous security vetting process,'' particularly if they are fleeing from Syria.
French Hunt Second Fugitive Involved In Paris Attacks; Bomb Scare Cancels German Soccer MatchFrench officials say they are seeking a second fugitive directly involved in the Paris attacks.
American Flag Raised Over U.S. Embassy In Cuba; Sen. Menendez Calls It 'Shameful'The Stars and Stripes rose Friday over the newly opened U.S. Embassy for the first time in 54 years, making a symbolically charged victory lap for the Obama administration's new policy of engagement with Cuba.
President Obama Says Iran Nuclear Deal 'Built On Verification'President Barack Obama said a landmark nuclear deal with Iran "is not built on trust, it is built on verification.''