The Obama administration has begun directly providing weapons to Kurdish forces who have started to make gains against Islamic militants in …
Obama's call with the Ukrainian leader comes amid Russia's announcement that it will send a humanitarian convoy into Ukraine.
None of the more than 1,700 Africans sickened by Ebola have received this treatment.
The mission will be conducted under the auspices of the International Committee of the Red Cross.
Researchers at Auburn University are working on a compound to combat Ebola.
The U.S. is deploying a disaster response team to Iraq help distribute humanitarian aid to tens of thousands of people.
A similar 72-hour truce last week collapsed in renewed violence over the weekend.
Pope Francis on Sunday expressed outrage at violence aimed at religious minorities in Iraq.
The Defense Department says a new round of airstrikes by U.S. fighter jets and unmanned drones has targeted Islamic militants in Iraq.
Ukrainian troops have made steady advances against the rebels in recent weeks.
Obama warned Americans that the new campaign to bring security in Iraq requires military and political changes and "is going to be a long-te…
It was supposed to be over, America's war in Iraq.
For years, Kurdish officials have beseeched the Obama administration to let them buy U.S. weapons.
Dr. Keith Brantly releases statement describing learning of his infection and the horror of watching others die.
The U.S. launched a new airdrop Saturday to aid thousands of members of an Iraqi minority group who fled from Islamic extremists.
The Ebola outbreak, which has claimed nearly 1,000 lives, is disrupting business and inflicting economic damage in the three African countri…
The United States' top disease detective calls Ebola a "painful, dreadful, merciless virus."
The U.S. has confirmed that the Islamic State group has kidnapped and imprisoned Yazidi women so that they can be sold or married off to ext…
Hagel told reporters traveling with him in India that the Pentagon had “pretty solid information” that of the 72 bundles dropped by aircraft…
The Pentagon says U.S. fighter jets today bombed a piece of artillery and a truck towing it after it fired near U.S. personnel outside the K…