How ISIS is devastating Iraq's schools

CBS World News - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 11:56am
Most schools used as shelters during militants' summer offensive reopen, but thousands of Iraqi kids still can't attend classes

Colorado teen girls intended to join ISIS, authorities say

CBS World News - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 10:30am
FBI officials in Denver say that three runaway teen girls were interested in meeting up with ISIS fighters in Syria. The girls were apprehended in Frankfurt, Germany, and are now back home. Bob Orr reports from Washington.

American freed from North Korea arrives in U.S.

CBS World News - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 10:27am
A plane carrying Jeffrey Fowle landed in Dayton, Ohio. He was greeted with a handshake and a hug. North Korea's government news agency says Fowle was set free after "repeated requests from President Obama." Margaret Brennan reports.

Newark passenger being monitored for Ebola

CBS World News - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 10:26am
A passenger who arrived at Newark Liberty Airport Tuesday night is undergoing Ebola testing at an area hospital. This comes as the U.S. government is mandating all passengers from countries affected by Ebola will start flying exclusively to five airports performing Ebola screening. Charlie Rose reports.

ISIS' alleged fighter jet fleet dwindling?

CBS World News - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 9:14am
Assad regime claims to have targeted jets reportedly stolen and test-flown by extremists in Syria

Under pressure, N. Korea wages charm offensive

CBS World News - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 8:25am
Amid push for leaders to be referred to global court for human rights violations, regime surprises U.N. diplomats with coffee invites

Ebola-free Rwanda to screen travelers from U.S.

CBS World News - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 7:03am
As U.S. tightens defenses against Ebola, Rwanda implements its own measures for passengers from affected nations

Flash Points: Can visa restrictions keep Ebola out of the U.S.?

CBS World News - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:42pm
CBS News Homeland Security Correspondent Bob Orr talks with CBS News Senior National Security Analyst Juan Zarate about why limiting certain West Africans from traveling could be effective in curbing the virus’ spread.

Oscar Pistorius sentenced for killing girlfriend

CBS World News - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:39pm
The international track star will swap the glory of the Olympics for a tiny cell in a maximum security prison in Pretoria. Pistorious could serve as little as ten months in prison, the rest under house arrest, according to South African law. Debora Patta reports.

ISIS prisoners provide a glimpse into militant's savage world

CBS World News - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:38pm
A group of suspected ISIS fighters is being held by Kurdish troops in Northern Syria. Some of the prisoners, like Suleiman Mohammed, who claims he was forced to join the terrorist group, are lending insight into the group's vicious tactics. Holly Williams reports.

Pregnant Kate back at work after morning sickness

CBS World News - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 8:42pm
The Duchess of Cambridge has resumed her royal duties after spending more than two months out of the public eye while suffering from acute morning sickness. She attended the Wildlife Photographer of the Year awards Gala at the National History Museum in London.

Doctors: Spanish woman free of Ebola

CBS World News - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 7:24pm
"She's recovering well, her spirits are high ... The recovery is going great," hospital spokeswoman says

15-year-old ISIS fighter describes atrocities

CBS World News - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 7:22pm
Teenager, now a prisoner, says he was given anti-anxiety drug and forced to fight for Islamic militants.

Paralyzed man able to walk again following groundbreaking surgery

CBS World News - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 6:32pm
In what the medical community is calling an incredible breakthrough, a Polish man who was left a quadriplegic after a stabbing, can walk again. The miraculous procedure involved doctors taking cells from his nose and implanting them into his spinal cord. CBS News' Alphonso Van Marsh reports.

Gary Hart named U.S. envoy to Northern Ireland

CBS World News - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 6:21pm
John Kerry says former Democratic presidential candidate will help smooth negotiations in the new round of power-sharing talks

Cops: Remains of newborns found in storage locker

CBS World News - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 6:16pm
Canadian authorities say have they discovered the remains of as many as four dead infants in a storage locker

Jeffrey Fowle, American detained in North Korea, released

CBS World News - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 4:13pm
Two other Americans who have been tried and convicted of crimes in North Korea are still being held

ISIS: We have our hands on weapons, ammo air-dropped by U.S.

CBS World News - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 1:25pm
Video purports to show captured weapons and supplies dropped by U.S. military that was intended for Kurdish forces defending Kobani

Duchess Kate makes first appearance in months

CBS World News - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:40am
The Duchess of Cambridge made her first official appearance in several weeks to welcome the president of Singapore to London. The event came one day after she and Prince William revealed their second child is due in April. Norah O'Donnell reports.

Hospitals struggle with Ebola-contaminated waste

CBS World News - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:38am
Hospitals around the country are scrambling to train healthcare workers to protect themselves from the Ebola virus, but standards for disposing of Ebola patients' medical waste are not clear. Ben Tracy reports.


Subscribe to Mississippi Delta News aggregator - World News