The one-time "tax would mean that companies have to pay U.S. tax right now on the $2 trillion they already have overseas," an official says.
Egyptian authorities are allegedly whitewashing evidence in the wake of the deaths of 27 people during protests last week.
Sentenced to seven years in an Egyptian prison last June, reporter Peter Greste is returning to his home country of Australia Sunday.
The mother of Japanese journalist Kenji Goto has publicly expressed her grief, after a video purported to show his murder by ISIS.
ISIS had never asked publicly for a ransom before, and the first time it did it ended in tragedy.
The assault is the second the group has launched against the strategically important city of Maiduguri in the past week.
Black History Month was created by U.S. President Gerald Ford in 1976. Here are 20 inspiration sayings by black leaders.