This week’s news and headline highlights.
The organization says they are stretched to their limits with this outbreak because it has spread to very mobile areas.
White House officials said Obama had made no decisions about how to respond to the crumbling security situation in Iraq.
The capture of an alleged leader of the deadly 2012 attacks on Americans in Benghazi, Libya, gave U.S. officials a rare moment of good news.
A Libyan militant suspected in the deadly attack on Americans in Benghazi has been captured and is in American custody.
Fears of Mideast quagmire and weariness after a decade of conflict in Iraq and Afghanistan loom large.
Police say pro-government Shiite militiamen killed nearly four dozen detainees after insurgents tried to storm the jail northeast of Baghdad…
Obama says he authorized an operation in Libya to detain Ahmed Abu Khattala.
Nearly 300 armed American forces are being positioned in and around Iraq to help secure U.S. assets.
A Senate logjam over confirming ambassadors risks hampering U.S. efforts to contain an expanding Islamist urgency in Iraq.
Iraqi militants capture Tel Afar; U.S. considers airstrikes to protect Baghdad.
The White House is considering sending a small number of American special forces soldiers to Iraq in an urgent attempt to help the governmen…
Iraqi security officials say an army helicopter has been shot during clashes with Islamic militants west of Baghdad.
The Army said Monday it has begun investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding the disappearance and capture of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl.
The Obama administration is willing to talk with Iran over deteriorating security conditions in Iraq.
Nearly six months after sustaining serious head injuries in a skiing accident, seven-time Formula One champion Michael Schumacher left a Fre…
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Monday he will this week propose a detailed peace plan, including a cease-fire with separatist reb…
The Obama administration is willing to talk with Iran over deteriorating security conditions in Iraq and is not ruling out potential U.S.-Ir…
As the Iraqi government bolstered Baghdad's defenses Sunday, the Islamic militant group that captured two major cities last week posted grap…
Iraq is rallying their military and volunteer fighters to combat extremist Muslim militants.