The Pentagon hopes to send $24 million worth of weapons to tribesmen in Iraq to fight Islamic State militants.
Some families have had mothers, daughters and sisters kidnapped and sold into slavery by Islamic State group militants.
The Federal Reserve is slated to review its oversight of big banks after critics called it out for being too close to Wall Street.
The Russian president says his country won’t be isolated as a result of economic sanctions over Ukraine.
The Stalinist state has reacted with anger over a U.N. vote that suggested it face crimes-against-humanity charges.
Al-Shabaab militants blew the victims' "heads off just like that," according to one survivor.
Marion Barry was "the most influential and savvy local politician of his generation," says the Washington Post.