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South Korea

Secretary of State John Kerry and Secretary of Defense Hagel to meet with their South Korean counterparts in Washington Friday - @NBCNews

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

US air strikes in Syria focus on Kobani again, destroy Islamic State-held oil facilities, US Central Command says - @Reuters

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

The Pentagon says 1 weapons bundle dropped to Kurdish fighters in Syria was seized by militants - @AP_Politics

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Journalist Ben Bradlee dies

President Obama on death of journalist Ben Bradlee: 'A true newspaperman, he transformed The Washington Post into one of the country's finest newspapers, and with him at the helm, a growing army of reporters published the Pentagon Papers, exposed Watergate, and told stories that needed to be told - stories that helped us understand our world and one another a little bit better' - statement

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

US Central Command: US military carried out 4 air strikes on Islamic State targets in Syria Monday-Tuesday; joined by partner nations in 3 attacks in Iraq - @Reuters

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Pentagon says cost of fight against Islamic State cost $424 million since start of air strikes, about $7.6 million per day - @Reuters

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Pentagon says situation in Kobani, Syria, remains tenuous; says Kurds hold majority of city, airstrikes still hitting Islamic State - @CBSWalsh

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North Korea releases American Jeffrey Fowle

American detained in North Korea, Jeffrey Fowle, was flown from Pyongyang to Guam aboard a Department of Defense plane, State Department says - @margbrennan

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

US, partner nations conduct 3 air strikes against Islamic State in Iraq, including 1 south of an oil refinery, per US Central Command - @Reuters

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

US Central Command: US conducted 6 air strikes near Kobani in Syria against Islamic State militants on Sunday, Monday - @Reuters

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

More: US military forces deliver weapons, ammunition and medical supplies to Kurdish forces in Kobani, Syria - @CENTCOM

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Central Command: US military conducted multiple airdrops tonight to resupply Kurdish forces near Kobani, Syria - @CENTCOM

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Ebola outbreak 2014

More: Pentagon says Ebola support team would not be sent to West Africa or other overseas locations - @Reuters

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Ebola outbreak 2014

US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel orders creation of 30-person expeditionary medical support team for potential domestic Ebola response, Pentagon says - @Reuters

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Central Command reports the US and partner nations conducted 13 airstrikes against Islamic State positions in Syria over the past 2 days, 11 near Kobani; the US also conducted 10 airstrikes in Iraq - @NBCNews

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

US-led coalition jets strike suspected Islamic State targets in the besieged Syrian town of Kobani at least twice Saturday - @Reuters

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Lompoc, CA, US

US space plane returns from secret mission, lands at Vandenberg Base in California - @latimes

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Ebola virus

#BREAKING: Health officials say #Ebola test on sick woman from Pentagon lot is Negative. @cbsbaltimore - @cbsbaltimore

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Ebola outbreak 2014

21 active and retired Marines on board bus with woman who fell ill at Pentagon released, told to self-monitor for 21 days - @ScottTrabandt

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

US military says it has conducted 6 airstrikes near the Syrian town of Kobani, including 1 near Islamic State militant's oil infrastructure - @SkyNewsBreak

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