The Pentagon told CNN that U.S. military forces conducted an operation against Al-Shabaab in Somalia Monday.
Prisoners say they don't know what charges they are facing when their trial begins within a month.
Pepper spray was used to break up pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong over China's decision to vet candidates.
The Syrian military and Islamist rebels clashed in the Golan Heights as loyalists attempted to recapture a border crossing.
NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen says a build up of forces in Eastern Europe is necessary to guard against Russian aggression.
Saudi Arabia announced it has stopped issuing visas to workers from three countries at the center of the ongoing Ebola outbreak.
Rick Perry distanced himself from a tweet sent from his verified account mocking the district attorney at the center of his indictment.