BAGHDAD - Iraq may request Russian air strikes against Islamic State on its soil soon and wants Moscow to have a bigger role than the United States in the war against the militant group.
DUBAI - Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Wednesday banned any further negotiations between Iran and the United States, putting the brakes on moderates hoping to end Iran's isolation after reaching a nuclear deal with world powers in July.
GENEVA/NEW YORK - Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) demanded an independent international commission to investigate the deadly U.S. bombing of its hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan, while President Barack Obama apologized to the medical charity. Full Article
More than 50 percent of student athletes that play impact sports like football and soccer suffer from neural trauma and altered brain function, even when signs of concussion are not present, according to a series of research studies. Ben Gruber reports.