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Kerry In Ottawa To Express Solidarity With Canadians

Posted On October 28, 2014

(Ottawa) -- Secretary of State John Kerry is in Ottawa to express America's solidarity with Canada. He will also express official condolences for the deaths of two Canadian soldiers last week. The two soldiers were killed in separate incidents that Canadian officials have linked to violent extremism. One of the soldiers was killed in a…

Russia To Recognize Separatist Ukraine Elections

Posted On October 28, 2014

(Moscow) -- Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov says Russia will recognize the results of upcoming separatist elections in eastern Ukraine. Jake Rashbass reports.   Play Clip

Britain To Build Weather Supercomputer

Posted On October 28, 2014

(London) -- Funding has been confirmed for a supercomputer to help Britain with weather forecasting and climate modeling. The computer will cost 157-million dollars and will be built in 2015. Natalie Powell reports.   Play Clip

U.S., Allies Launch 13 Airstrikes Against ISIS Targets

Posted On October 28, 2014

(Undated) -- ISIS strongholds in Iraq and Syria are once again being hammered by U.S.-led airstrikes. Coalition forces launched several strikes today near the Syrian city of Kobani. Four others hit targets near Iraq's Mosul Dam and two were launched near Fallujah, taking out a small unit of ISIS fighters and a tank. Other airstrikes…

Prosecutors To Appeal Pistorius Verdict

Posted On October 28, 2014

(Pretoria) -- Prosecutors say they'll appeal the verdict and sentence for South African track star Oscar Pistorius. The Paralympic and Olympic sprinter was sentenced to five years in prison last week for shooting his girlfriend to death. The judge found the double-amputee athlete guilty of South Africa's equivalent of manslaughter. Prosecutors said Monday they'll file…