Obama to meet with Xi, Hollande in Russia

STOCKHOLM (AP) — The White House says President Barack Obama will meet privately this week with Chinese President Xi Jinping (shee jihn-peen…

UN chief: Somalia could still fail

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, warning that Somalia could slide back into being a failed state, called Tuesday on coun…

VET REACTS TO SYRIA VO 10

One north Iowa veteran’s take on Syria

The President is seeking congressional approval for a military strike, and now congress is holding its first public hearing on it. And now, …