The family asked for privacy as they mourn the death of journalist Steven Sotloff.
The Massachusetts Democrat said "time is of the essence."
The senator questioned whether Obama is taking the ISIS threat seriously.
The 200 soldiers will take part in peacekeeping exercises.
Rep. Frank Wolf said Congress should act when it reconvenes in September.
Director Margaret Chan called for "urgent action" to stop the disease from spreading.
Sen. Johnny Isakson said the U.S. must "kill" and "exterminate" extremist group Islamic State in...
David Cameron said Sotloff's execution would not deter the U.K. from fighting terrorism.
“I should have called the Estonians," Obama joked.
The administration has been wary of providing lethal aid.
"We are putting the features in place," to target ISIS, said a State official.
The move came after the purported beheading of a second American journalist by ISIS.
Hagel said the Pentagon had already presented options for military action.
Rep. Eliot Engel (D-N.Y.), the top Democrat on the House Foreign Affairs Committee, suggested that...
The Virginia Democrat stopped short of demanding a vote on military action.
Israel concealed Sotloff’s dual citizenship while he was held captive by ISIS.
“Everything is on the table right now," said Ambassador to the EU Anthony Gardner.
Kerry called the journalist's murder "an act of medieval savagery."
President Obama has authorized the deployment of 350 more troops to Baghdad.
The president will travel to China in November.
Obama said he wanted to see "follow-up" after reports of cease-fire in Ukraine.
Kerry's meeting comes amid a ceasefire between Israel and Hamas.
He says the U.K. is "moving in the right direction" with an elevated threat level.
In an interview, a detainee asked for a special envoy to negotiate their release.