Syrian Forces Recapture City From Islamic StateSyrian government forces recaptured the ancient city of Palmyra on Sunday, scoring an important victory over Islamic State fighters.
Mayor Wants City To Take In More Syrian RefugeesPittsburgh's mayor says he wants the city to take in more Syrian refugees.
Diplomats Aim For Temporary Syria Truce In A WeekU.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says diplomats meeting in Munich have agreed to work with Syrian parties to implement a "nationwide cessation of hostilities."
France Launches Air Strikes On Islamic State HQ In Syria, Hunts Fleeing AttackersFrance launched "massive" air strikes on the Islamic State group's de-facto capital in Syria Sunday night, destroying a jihadi training camp and a munitions dump in the city of Raqqa, where Iraqi intelligence officials say the attacks on Paris were planned.
Military Analyst McCausland Doesn't Think ISIS Poses A Major Threat To U.S., YetRetired Army Colonel and CBS News Military Analyst Jeff McCausland Joined the "KDKA Morning News" with Larry Richert and John Shumway to discuss what action the United States is taking to support those fighting the Islamic State.
Ajamu Baraka Discusses American Involvement In IraqWith news of ISIS gaining momentum in Iraq, some are questioning the effectiveness of America's involvement in the Middle East.
President Obama Addresses Nation On Crisis In SyriaPresident Barack Obama said in a nationally televised address Tuesday night that recent diplomatic steps offer "the potential to remove the threat of chemical weapons" inside Syria without the use of force, but he also insisted the U.S. military will keep the pressure on President Bashar Assad "and be ready to respond" if other measures fail.
Syrian-Americans Living Locally Following International Situation Closely"Sure, he could turn over every single bit of his chemical weapons to the international community in the next week,” said Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday.
Syrian American Author: "We Need To Support Our Soldiers In America"Syrian American author Daleo Khalil joined KDKA's Chris Moore to discuss why America should not go to war with Syria.
Trib Reporter In Middle East Talks About Obama Speech ReactionsWith President Barack Obama announcing Saturday that he will seek congressional approval to use force in Syria, many are asking: What will happen next in the Middle East?
Local Leaders Weigh In On President's Statement On SyriaLocal leaders are weighing in following strong words from President Obama Saturday afternoon as the situation in Syria intensifies.
Obama Will Seek Congressional Approval On SyriaObama will seek authorization for the use of force in Syria from Congress.