The U.S. and China pledged Saturday to overcome mistrust, manage their differences and cooperate on key issues like combatting terrorism and the spread of the Ebola virus as President Barack Obama prepares to travel to the Chinese capital next month.
Legislation gives President Obama the authority to train and arm Syrian rebels for fight against Islamic State militants.
Rebels have recovered the black boxes from downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 and will hand them over to the International Civil Aviation Organization, a rebel leader said Sunday.
President Barack Obama announced that he will bypass Congress and take steps on his own to make the necessary changes to the immigration policy.
The House Intelligence Committee chairman warns that the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria are looking to expand its territory across the Middle East, including Israel.
Russian President Vladimir Putin says Russia has pulled back its troops from the eastern Ukrainian border.
Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov accused the West on Friday of plotting to control Ukraine and said the pro-Russian insurgents in the southeast would lay down their arms only if the Ukrainian government clears out the Maidan protest camp in the capital Kiev.
U.S. and Europe are threatening economic and political consequences if Russia does not stand down in Ukraine.
55 percent of Americans give the secretary of state a favorable rating.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Paris this week to meet with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to continue his push for an outline for an Israeli-Palestinian peace accord.