As Iraqi forces prepare to take back from ISIS the nation's second largest city, additional US troops will be sent to help.
The cruise operator will let Cuban-Americans book on its cruise, but says it won't sail until Cuba changes a law banning natives from returning home by sea.
US Secretary of State visited Hiroshima, Japan, Monday. If Obama visits the site in May, it has the potential to be conciliatory but also controversial.
Europe and the United States have dramatically different Muslim demographics and take different approaches to fighting terrorism.
President Obama's visit to Cuba is part of his administration’s larger efforts to normalize US-Cuban relations, driven by the notion that engagement, rather than years of isolation, will empower Cubans and ultimately bring about change.
The secretary of State declared Thursday that the atrocities of Islamic State qualify as genocide against Christians, Yazidis, and Shiite Muslims.