Latest News Wires US-led planes strike Islamic State on Syria-Turkey border

On Saturday, US-led coalition warplanes struck the Syrian Kurdish town Kobani, which has been under assault from the Islamic State group. A Turkish news agency report Kurdish forces were able to retake some positions they had lost to the militants.

By , Associated Press

US-led coalition warplanes struck Islamic State fighters in Syria attacking a town near the Turkish border for the first time Saturday, as well as positions in the country's east, activists and a Kurdish official said.