Journalist poses as recruit to expose terrorists

CBS World News - 9 hours 32 min ago
Only on “CBS This Morning,” a French reporter calling herself Anna Erelle is telling her story of meeting a reputed ISIS member online. CBS News could not independently verify her story but CBS News correspondent Anna Werner reports she says she was just trying to understand why young women and teenagers would leave their homes and families to join the extremist group in Syria by pretending to be one of them.

A recent history of FIFA scandals

CBS World News - 9 hours 41 min ago
Soccer's world governing body has a long trail of bad behavior behind it

China's expanding military footprint

CBS World News - 9 hours 57 min ago
Beijing lays out plans to increase naval presence in contested waters as tension with the U.S. mounts

Iraq trying to take back Ramadi from militants

CBS World News - 10 hours 4 min ago
Iraqi forces say they've surrounded three sides of the city after launching a new offensive against ISIS. It took the militants only a few hours to strike back with a wave of suicide attacks. Holly Williams reports from Istanbul, Turkey.

China's naval expansion raising tension with U.S.

CBS World News - 10 hours 16 min ago
The Obama administration faces growing tension as China expands its military presence outside its borders into areas such as the South China Sea, which the White House calls critical to American national security. Seth Doane reports on China's new plans for a more assertive military strategy from Beijing.

Top FIFA execs arrested in soccer bribery scandal

CBS World News - 10 hours 36 min ago
Some of soccer's top executives were indicted in a corruption and bribery investigation led by the U.S. Department of Justice. Seven people were arrested in Zurich, Switzerland, where FIFA, the sport's international governing body, is set to hold its annual meeting. Vladimir Duthiers reports.

ISIS hits back as Iraq tries to retake Anbar

CBS World News - 11 hours 55 min ago
Day after Baghdad announces risky effort to reclaim Ramadi and surrounding area, wave of bombs targets troops

World soccer officials arrested in U.S. probe

CBS World News - 11 hours 56 min ago
Nine international soccer officials and five corporate executives were indicted Wednesday in a corruption investigation led by the U.S. Department of Justice into FIFA, the sport's global governing body. Swiss authorities arrested six of the accused in Zurich, where the FIFA congress is set to begin. Don Champion reports.

Journalist fears for her life after duping ISIS

CBS World News - 12 hours 41 min ago
French reporter created fake persona online and wound up angering a militant in Syria, who thought he had won a bride

Several FIFA officials arrested on corruption charges

CBS World News - 15 hours 49 min ago
At least 6 officials of soccer's world governing body detained in Switzerland for extradition to U.S.; millions of dollars in bribes and kickbacks said to be involved

4 dead in attack in upscale area of Afghan capital

CBS World News - 20 hours 13 min ago
No civilians or security personnel injured or killed during all-night siege at guesthouse in an area home to many embassies and foreign firms

U.S. assisting to find stranded Southeast Asian migrants

CBS World News - Tue, 05/26/2015 - 10:58pm
Navy aircraft flew over the area with support from Malaysia to help find Rohingya and Bangladeshis that may be trapped at sea

Resistance to antibiotics poses global health risk

CBS World News - Tue, 05/26/2015 - 10:12pm
The World Health Organization has adopted a plan to combat a resistance to antibiotics. CBS News correspondent Seth Doane went to New Delhi, India where the issue is so severe, doctors worry they'll soon struggle to fight infections.

How “eyes on the ground” would aid U.S. strikes against ISIS

CBS World News - Tue, 05/26/2015 - 10:08pm
The role of a joint terminal attack controller (JOTC) -- the person who helps coordinate strikes from the ground -- is especially important in urban combat. But it's not being used in the fight against ISIS. CBS News correspondent David Martin explains how a JOTC would help Iraqi forces -- and why the Pentagon says it's not currently using any.

The one role that could make a difference against ISIS

CBS World News - Tue, 05/26/2015 - 7:47pm
Pentagon admits having this position involved would aid Iraqi troops and make air strikes more effective

Millions of lives at risk from resistance to antibiotics

CBS World News - Tue, 05/26/2015 - 7:05pm
Doctors in India fear there will soon be infections that antibiotics can't treat

NATO chief reacts to Russian surprise military exercises

CBS World News - Tue, 05/26/2015 - 6:27pm
The Russian air force exercises are taking place at the same time as NATO's two-week military drill over the Arctic

Persistent intense heat kills hundreds in India

CBS World News - Tue, 05/26/2015 - 6:03pm
In southeastern states, temperatures as high as 118 degrees have overwhelmed the region and shows no sign of relenting soon

ISIS fighters get marriage bonuses, including honeymoon

CBS World News - Tue, 05/26/2015 - 5:49pm
"Raqqa is now the new New York" of the caliphate, ISIS fighter proclaims of the new premier destination for terrorist newlyweds

U.S. returns dozens of looted artifacts to Italy

CBS World News - Tue, 05/26/2015 - 5:22pm
Country with famed ancient art heritage has been on a campaign to recover looted artifacts that are part of its legacy


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