Sporting Kansas City visits the White House to receive recognition from President Obama for their 2013 Major League Soccer win.
Pope Francis met with his Middle East envoys at the Vatican to discuss ways to protect and care for Christians affected by the spread of the Islamic State.
Police in Hong Kong warned protesters that they will not tolerate pro-democracy protesters' threats to occupy government buildings if Chief Executive Leung Chun-Ying does not step down.
Amateur video purports to show Islamic State militants clashing with Kurdish fighters in Kobane, near the Syrian-Turkish border, as refugees flee for their lives.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said his country will join the fight against the Islamic State but will stick to its aim of seeing Syrian President Bashar al-Assad removed from power.
Footage released by the Iraqi Defense Ministry claims to show Iraqi troops advancing against Islamic State militants in the eastern province of Diyala.
Former U.S. senator and GOP presidential nominee Bob Dole stumps for fellow Kansan Pat Roberts in a new ad.
Sen. Pat Roberts (R-Kan.) goes after independent Senate candidate Greg Orman in an ad released last month. The Fix's Chris Cillizza and Act Four's Alyssa Rosenberg weigh in on the messaging behind it.
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A mashup of highlights from the president's speech on the government shutdown at M. Luis Construction company in Rockville, Md. Thursday.
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President Obama argues at the U.N. General Assembly that U.S.isolationism could leave a leadership vaccuum in the world.