​Obama seeks $500 million to train, equip Syrian rebels

CBS World News - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 7:00pm
The president is asking Congress for the funds as the U.S. seeks to stem the civil war in Syria

U.S. ambassador to United Arab Emirates criticized for speeding tickets

CBS World News - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 5:59pm
Report from inspector general also cited misuse of credit card, low staff morale

All the cool kids come out for Glastonbury

CBS World News - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 5:56pm
Music fans gather in England for one of the largest music festivals in the world

Tabloid editor Brooks says "vindicated" by hacking acquittal

CBS World News - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 5:53pm
U.K. editor acquitted of spying on phone calls of royals, celebs; colleague convicted

Iraqi parliament takes step to form new government

CBS World News - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 5:04pm
Move comes amid fears of a resurgence of past sectarian warfare in Iraq

USA vs Germany: World Cup game kicks off in the rain

CBS World News - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 3:04pm
Team USA is facing off against three-time champion Germany with a berth in the World Cup's knockout round at stake

USA vs. Germany highlights

CBS World News - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 2:50pm
Top shots from the U.S. team's World Cup face-off with Germany

Flash Points: Did U.S. drawdown in Iraq facilitate ISIS rise?

CBS World News - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 2:33pm
CBS News Homeland Security Correspondent Bob Orr and CBS News Senior National Security Analyst Juan Zarate discuss what options the United States has to help deescalate the sectarian bloodletting spawning horrific violence in Iraq, and what threat the crisis poses to the West.

Prince Harry visits Brazil

CBS World News - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 2:19pm
Young British royal arrives for six-day South American trip

World Cup 2014: U.S. rallies behind team on Twitter

CBS World News - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 2:05pm
Athletes, actors and regular fans cheer on social media as team plays Germany with trip to round of 16 on the line

World Cup spikes Amazon tribal tourism

CBS World News - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 1:35pm
Amazonian Tatuyo tribe experiences brisk tourist business due to proximity to Manaus city, a World Cup host city

Luis Suarez banned for 4 months for biting opponent at World Cup

CBS World News - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 1:06pm
FIFA bans Uruguay superstar for rest of World Cup and start of upcoming Premier League season for biting Italy defender

Sudan frees Christian woman following airport arrest

CBS World News - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 11:30am
Sudanese woman who once faced death sentence for converting from Islam to Christianity had been detained while trying to leave country

Iraqi leader confirms Syrian strikes on border

CBS World News - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 11:26am
As Sunni militants continue to gain ground in Iraq's north, President Nouri al-Maliki is getting help from Bashar Assad's air force

N. Korea test fires short-range projectiles

CBS World News - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 9:41am
Reports in South Korea don't specify what 3 projectiles fired off nation's east coast were, but will likely escalate tensions

Hunt for missing Malaysian plane shifting south

CBS World News - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 5:01am
Aussie officials say it's moving to more remote area of Indian Ocean, and airliner was likely on autopilot in final hours of flight

Explosion rocks shopping mall in Nigeria's capital

CBS World News - Wed, 06/25/2014 - 11:53pm
At least 21 people are killed in blast blamed on Islamic extremists; bombing occurred as Nigerians were preparing to watch their team play in World Cup

Spying drop-off in Iraq preceded fresh insurgency

CBS World News - Wed, 06/25/2014 - 11:02pm
Officials say rich network of intelligence sources in Iraq has withered, and suggest that's one reason U.S. was caught off-guard by militants

Mexican town highlights many dangers migrants face

CBS World News - Wed, 06/25/2014 - 9:06pm
Despite perils of long journey and threats of violence, immigrant children from Central America keep heading north

Rio's thriving art scene surrounds World Cup

CBS World News - Wed, 06/25/2014 - 8:36pm
Street art is embraced in Brazil like few places in the world

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