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Boeing Dreamliner Makes Emergency Landing In Scotland

Posted On September 26, 2014

(Glasgow) -- Boeing is checking out one of its 787 Dreamliners after the plane made an emergency landing in Scotland today en route from Chicago to Poland. The aircraft with 248 passengers on board was flying to Warsaw when the crew received an alert from the fire protection system in the baggage hold. A spokeswoman…

ISIS Militants Changing Tactics Amid Air Campaign

Posted On September 26, 2014

(Baghdad) -- ISIS militants are changing tactics as the U.S. and other countries ramp up air strikes against the terror group. Residents of northern Iraq say there are fewer militant checkpoints nowadays. ISIS militants are also opting for motorcycles rather than obvious convoys. They're also planting their black flag on civilian homes. One Iraqi tribal…

Russia Ready To Support Iraq In ISIS Fight

Posted On September 26, 2014

(Undated) -- More nations are looking to join the fight against ISIS. Russia says it will help support Iraq in its fight against the terrorist group, but made no reference to the U.S.-led coalition now targeting ISIS with air strikes. Meanwhile, the British parliament is considering Prime Minister David Cameron's call to join the air…

Cameron Pitching Parliament To Approve ISIS Airstrikes

Posted On September 26, 2014

(London) -- British Prime Minister David Cameron is calling on Parliament to authorize the Royal Air Force to take part in the U.S.-led air campaign against ISIS. Cameron called Parliament back into session today to vote on giving the RAF a green light to hit ISIS targets in northern Iraq. Cameron summoned Parliament after Iraq's…

Obama Will Convene Global Health Security Summit

Posted On September 26, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- President Obama will be leading a Global Health Security Agenda Summit at the White House today. The Ebola epidemic in West Africa is expected to dominate the event. Speaking at the UN yesterday, the President said the epidemic represents a growing threat to regional and global security.