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RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany — President Barack Obama is condemning what he calls “the brutal murder” of a Japanese hostage by the Islamic State group. Obama’s statement doesn’t say how the United States knows that Haruna...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN, PBS NEWSHOUR ANCHOR: For more about today’s beheading of one Japanese hostage and Japan’s efforts to free the second, we are joined now by Hajime Ozaki. He is the New York bureau chief...
Two passenger planes were safely escorted by fighter jets to Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International airport Saturday afternoon, following bomb threats posted online. Delta flight 1156 – coming from Portland, Ore. – and...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: And now to Viewers Like You: Your comments about our recent work. Tonight, some of what you had to say about last Saturday’s signature segment from Belgium describing that country’s...
Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speaks to the media at his official residence in Tokyo on Jan. 25, 2015. Abe expressed anger at a video purporting to show the execution of a Japanese citizen by Islamic State militants, and insisted Tokyo...
From Jan. 20-24, racers from all over Europe are taking part in the 2015 Sedivackuv Long dog sled race in the Orlicke mountains near the Czech-Polish border.  A musher rides his dog sled during a stage of the Sedivackuv Long dog sled race in Destne...