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Miley Cyrus-Headlined iHeartRadio Australia Festival Cancelled

Posted On September 11, 2014

(Sydney) -- Producers are pulling the plug on next month's inaugural iHeartRadio music festival in Australia. They announced Thursday that the event, scheduled to take place October 18th at a stadium in Sydney, has been cancelled after an unnamed headlining act failed to come through. Pop star Miley Cyrus was already booked for the gig,…

Kerry Wins Support From Persian Gulf States

Posted On September 11, 2014

(Undated) -- Secretary of State John Kerry is winning promises of support from Persian Gulf states in the fight against ISIS. Kerry arrived in Saudi Arabia Thursday to gather support for the U.S.-led campaign against the militants. Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon and others declared support for a common stand against terrorism. The allies pledged to stop…

New Sanctions Against Russia

Posted On September 11, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- Russia faces new sanctions by the U.S. and allies for its incursions in Ukraine. In a statement, President Obama vows to deepen and broaden sanctions in Russia's financial, energy and defense sectors. He says there is no conclusive evidence that Russia has ceased its efforts to destabilize Ukraine.

Russia Warns About U.S. ISIS Airstrikes

Posted On September 11, 2014

(Moscow) -- Russia is warning the United States against carrying out air strikes against ISIS targets in Syria. Russia says it would be a "gross violation of international law." This follows President Obama's threat of action against ISIS militants in Syria, in addition to Iraq. Jake Rashbass reports.   Play Clip

U.S., Allies Prep New Sanctions Against Russia

Posted On September 11, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- The U.S. and its allies are preparing to impose new sanctions on Russia for its incursions in Ukraine. In a statement, President Obama vows to deepen and broaden sanctions in Russia's financial, energy and defense sectors. White House spokesman Josh Earnest said there will be additional costs and further isolation if Russia…