Without justice, bereaved Afghans want revenge

CBS World News - Tue, 08/12/2014 - 8:36am
Amnesty International says 1,800 Afghan civilians killed by U.S., allies since 2009, and for some families grief has turned to anger

Toronto mayor says bomb threat against him sent to his brother

CBS World News - Tue, 08/12/2014 - 1:55am
The embattled mayor says he did not consult police before making the email threat public.

U.S. sends disaster response team to aid displaced Iraqis

CBS World News - Tue, 08/12/2014 - 12:56am
American forces are delivering food, water and personnel to help tens of thousands in Iraq who have been forced from their homes in a wave of violence

UN: Ebola deaths pass 1,000

CBS World News - Tue, 08/12/2014 - 12:29am
Officials have recorded more than 1,800 possible cases of the disease and medical organizations are being stretched beyond their capacity to contain the outbreak

U.S. airstrikes enabling Kurdish forces to hold Erbil

CBS World News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 9:01pm
The ​Kurdish fighters are the only ones on the ground who are still taking on the Islamic militants

Haiti officials hunt 329 escaped prisoners after mass break

CBS World News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 7:41pm
Attack on overcrowded prison by 15 gunmen was designed to free wealthy scion accused of running kidnapping ring; Haiti's neighbors warned

Pentagon: No plans to expand air campaign in Iraq

CBS World News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 7:34pm
While the U.S. says the airstrikes have disrupted ISIS, it remains a serious threat

British police release harrowing images of baby on tracks

CBS World News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 7:03pm
Baby in stroller apparently blown onto London subway track by breeze and rescued at last second; police say they want to find the couple

Egypt stops Human Rights Watch workers at airport

CBS World News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 5:52pm
On eve of report critical of mass killings by security forces last year, Egyptian government tries "head-in-sand" approach, official says

Russia to participate in humanitarian mission to eastern Ukraine

CBS World News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 5:03pm
Red Cross-led operation in conflict-stricken province has some worried Russia will use humanitarian issue as a guise to support separatists

Arab-Israeli orchestra thrills Buenos Aires crowd

CBS World News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 2:19pm
An Arab-Israeli orchestra performed a free concert in Buenos Aires. Argentine-Israeli director Daniel Barenboim and his West-Eastern Divan Orchestra thrilled thousands of people in one of Buenos Aires' most historic neighborhoods.

Rocket attack in eastern Ukraine said to lead to mass jail break

CBS World News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 2:17pm
"Extremely dangerous prisoners are now free" in Donetsk, official warns; both sides trade blame for the attack, which killed one prisoner

U.S. airdrops aid in Iraq

CBS World News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 1:53pm
The U.S. military began airstrikes on ISIS positions in northern Iraq and dropped aid to those trapped by the Islamic militants

What would it take to destroy ISIS in Iraq?

CBS World News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 12:59pm
The former CIA deputy director says that U.S. involvement is key

Iraqi Shiite politicians split, choose new PM candidate

CBS World News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 12:14pm
Shiite bloc of politicians disregards PM al-Maliki's demand for a third term, furthering political divide that is making fighting militants harder

Ebola continues to spread in Nigeria

CBS World News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 11:16am
Nurse becomes 10th Ebola carrier in Africa's largest country; continent-wide soccer tournament may be upended by fearful players

Mich. city hunts for huge water main break

CBS World News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 10:40am
Crews continue search for elusive break draining 10M gallons of water a day and prompting restrictions for Bay City area

Rush to reach 3 sailors caught by Hurricane Julio

CBS World News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 8:16am
Coast Guard aircraft and merchant ship trying to help after sailboat crippled by huge waves northeast of Hawaii

Another bid for peace as latest Gaza truce holds

CBS World News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 7:08am
Israel says no rockets from Hamas, and thus no airstrikes in Gaza as talks for longer-term peace to resume in Cairo

Gunmen stage prison raid in Haiti, freeing inmates

CBS World News - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 12:30am
Officials believe the break was aimed at freeing Clifford Brandt, a businessman convicted of kidnapping two children


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