"I have ordered the Iraqi Air Force to halt shelling of civilian areas," he said.
The deal could influence Congress to vote “no” on authorization to equip rebel groups.
"What we are doing is engaging in a very significant counterterrorism operation,” Kerry said.
Obama said the fight could inspire Arab nations to "snuff out" extremism.
Two Senate committees will hear from Obama administration officials on the growing threat from ISIS.
Resolution would condemn ISIS for beheading two American journalists.
The senator is accusing President Obama and Hillary Clinton of "isolationism.”
"We’ll come back into session better informed of the public’s view," the minority whip says.
White House insists it can't use training program in Syria without congressional vote.
Rep. Brad Sherman says Congress is trying to hide its authorization on the use of force.
Allen served in Iraq and in Afghanistan, where he was the top commander.
Sens. Bill Nelson (D-Fla.) and Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) called for a vote to authorize military...
He continues to choose missiles over manpower when fighting enemies abroad.
Ugandan authorities appeared to disrupt a terrorist plot by an al Qaeda-linked group.
The retired general warned ISIS is in a better position than al Qaeda.
Boehner tells new Iraqi leader that Congress will stand with him "shoulder-to-shoulder."
Michael Hayden said they have "gratification but with very little commitment."
GOP senators demanded the administration produce a plan to deal with U.S. passport holders who have...
Rep. Michael Fitzpatrick (R-Pa.) has introduced legislation that would impose sanctions on...
The West Virginia senator says he's not "buying into" a plan to arm Syrian rebels.
The CIA previously put the number at 10,000.
"I don't think people need to get into war fever on this," Kerry says.
The bill would increase compensation benefits for veterans with disabilities.
“When America has a visible enemy, America usually unites,” Sen. Bill Nelson said.