Some demonstrators on Maui and the Big Island were arrested Friday as scientists from more than 75 countries headed to Hawaii for the meetings. The protests gained momentum in April when workers tried to start construction on the Big Island's Mauna Kea of what would be one of the world's largest telescopes. On the Big Island, seven others were arrested for...» Read More
New prime minister Haider al-Abadi called on Iraqis to unite against the "barbaric" campaign waged by Islamic State militants.
Douglas Ollivant, New America Foundation, and Dan Senor, Foreign Policy Initiative, discuss the ongoing crisis in Iraq, and President Obama's next move.
NBC's Duncan Golestani, reports the latest details on the growing crisis in Iraq as Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki announces he will not allow the newly-elected president to take over, as the U.S. steps up airstrikes against militant group ISIS.
Israeli negotiators were due in Cairo on Monday for talks on ending a month-old Gaza war with Palestinian militants.
Colin Chapman, President of the New South Wales chapter of the Australian Institute of International Affairs, says an invasion of Ukraine doesn't benefit Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Gareth Berry, FX Strategist at UBS Investment Bank, says the threat of an escalation in Ukraine will weigh on the euro in the near term. He later discusses if it's time to short the currency.
James Dorsey, Senior Fellow at the S Rajaratnam School of International Studies, discusses the effectiveness of the U.S. air strikes and air drops of humanitarian aid in Iraq.
Special forces loyal to Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki were deployed on Sunday night in strategic areas of Baghdad.
Lawmakers weighed in on President Barack Obama's authorization of "targeted airstrikes" in Iraq.
Israel said on Sunday it would not return to ceasefire talks as long as militants in Gaza kept up cross-border rocket and mortar fire.
Investors will gauge the strength of the euro zone's fragile economy this week as conflicts in Ukraine and Iraq darken the mood.
President Obama said on Saturday warned there was no quick fix to a crisis that threatens to tear Iraq apart.
President Obama and Germany's Angela Merkel agree that any Russian intervention in Ukraine violates international law.
Ukraine said it had headed off an attempt by Russia to send troops into Ukraine, a statement Moscow dismissed as a "fairy tale."
The U.S. bombed militants marching on Iraq's Kurdish capital after President Barack Obama said Washington must act to prevent "genocide".
Israel launched 20 aerial attacks in Gaza on Saturday and militants fired rockets, defying global efforts for an extended ceasefire.
U.S. military warplanes launched another round of airstrikes against an Islamic State target in Iraq, American officials tell NBC News.
About 600 miles Southwest of Iraq a rocket fire has resumed in Gaza ending a three day cease-fire. NBC's Martin Fletcher reports the details.
U.S. Air Force Retired Colonel John Warden, discusses what endgame he thinks will come from U.S. airstrikes in Iraq.
CNBC's Eamon Javers shares pictures which reveal ISIS militants may be using American-made military hardware.