Carter: "I'm not confident" Guantanamo will close during Obama administration

CBS World News - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 2:54pm
U.S. Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter said that he is hopeful, but not confident, that the U.S. can close the military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba before the end of President Obama's term. Carter told Margaret Brennan that he is working on a proposal to Congress that would relocate some of the most dangerous prisoners and allow the prison to be shut down.

Ash Carter: Not confident Gitmo can be closed by end of Obama presidency

CBS World News - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 2:09pm
The defense secretary joined CBS News for an exclusive interview in Tallinn, Estonia

Group to fly abortion pills into Poland by drone

CBS World News - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 1:53pm
"Women on Waves" has history of providing abortion services at sea to women from countries with restrictive laws, but now they're taking to the skies

Heavy U.S. weapons for Europe to answer "Russia's provocations"

CBS World News - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 12:39pm
The U.S. military is pledging weapons, aircraft and commandos as part of a new rapid reaction force in Europe. Defense Secretary Ashton Carter is detailing the commitment to counter Russian aggression and the threat from ISIS. He is meeting with his NATO counterparts in Europe. Carter sat down with Margaret Brennan in an interview you'll see only on "CBS This Morning."

U.S. faces China after knocking out Colombia in Women's World Cup

CBS World News - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 12:37pm
Team USA is heading to the World Cup quarterfinals. The Americans defeated Colombia Monday night 2-0, but the victory came with a price. Jericka Duncan reports from Edmonton, Canada.

Polish LOT airline warns others could be targeted with hacks

CBS World News - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 12:37pm
Poland's national airline is back in the air after a cyber attack grounded 11 flights and 1,400 passengers Sunday. The airline's CEO says it's an industry problem that could happen to "anyone anytime." CrowdStrike Services president and former FBI executive assistant director Shawn Henry joins "CBS This Morning" from Washington to discuss how vulnerable airlines are to this threat.

What does South Dakota have to offer NATO?

CBS World News - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 11:09am
Representatives from military alliance at telemedicine center in Sioux Falls looking at ways to respond to medical emergencies from afar.

U.S. sending arms to answer "Russia's provocations"

CBS World News - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 9:48am
Defense chief Ash Carter tells CBS News that America will bolster NATO's deterrent force with military muscle

U.S., Japan mark WWII battle that claimed 200K lives

CBS World News - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 9:04am
Memorial service marks somber 70th anniversary in Okinawa, where some families feel "the war hasn't truly ended"

Extreme heat wave kills hundreds in Pakistan

CBS World News - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 8:01am
Mortuaries running out of room as temps over 100 degrees take a toll on elderly in sweltering city of Karachi

Suspect in 9/11 attack on U.S. Embassy in Benghazi killed

CBS World News - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 1:42am
The Pentagon says a person of interest in the September 11, 2012 attack on the U.S. Embassy in Benghazi has been killed in an airstrike. CBSN's Kristine Johnson reports on the target.

U.S. women advance in World Cup with 2-0 win over Colombia

CBS World News - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 1:31am
Goals scored by Alex Morgan and Carli Lloyd sent the U.S. team to Ottawa to face China in the quarterfinals

North Carolina teen arrested for intent to join ISIS

CBS World News - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 1:28am
North Carolina 19-year-old Justin Nolan Sullivan has been arrested for attempting to provide material support to ISIS. CBSN's Vladimir Duthiers describes the arrest.

Red aurora snapped from International Space Station

CBS World News - Tue, 06/23/2015 - 1:20am
Astronaut Scott Kelley tweeted a picture of a red aurora, a high intensity solar storm surrounding planet Earth. CBSN's Vladimir Duthiers and Kristine Johnson have the stellar shot.

ISIS operative killed in U.S. airstrike

CBS World News - Mon, 06/22/2015 - 10:58pm
Ali Awni al-Harzi, who was suspected of playing a role in the attack on the U.S. outpost in Benghazi, died last week in Mosul, Pentagon officials say

Hemingway's Cuba home to get $900K upgrade

CBS World News - Mon, 06/22/2015 - 8:07pm
A Boston-based foundation says it will send supplies to build a state-of-the-art facility to preserve the famed author's books and other material

​30 die in Nigeria from girl suicide bombers

CBS World News - Mon, 06/22/2015 - 4:05pm
Attacks occur in Maiduguri, birthplace of the Boko Haram Islamic extremist group

Japan to resume whale hunts in the Antarctic

CBS World News - Mon, 06/22/2015 - 2:45pm
The decision comes despite a ruling that Tokyo hasn't proven a scientific need for the hunts

USA takes on Colombia in Women's World Cup

CBS World News - Mon, 06/22/2015 - 2:26pm
The United States Women's National Team emerged victorious from the "group of death" in pool play, but now face a new challenge. The unpredictable Colombian team has already pulled off one major upset in the 2015 World Cup by defeating third-ranked France. Jericka Duncan reports.

Iran votes to ban inspectors from military sites

CBS World News - Mon, 06/22/2015 - 2:08pm
Lawmakers in Iran are voting to ban nuclear weapons inspectors' access to military sites. As CBSN's Anne-Marie Green and Meg Oliver report, this could complicate a possible nuclear deal.


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