Obama offered a staunch defense of his administration's Middle East strategy, ruling out sending more troops into Iraq or Syria.
Putin Meets Iran's Supreme Leader on First Visit in 8 Years
Russia and Iran underscored their growing alliance in the Middle East by declaring their opposition to external attempts to impose a solution to the civil war in Syria, where both have deployed military power.
An elderly man tosses fallen gingko tree leaves into the air in a park in Beijing, Friday, November China's capital has been hit with unusually cool and wet weather in recent weeks. (Photo by Mark Schiefelbein/AP Photo)
The continuous Fly Geyser of Fly Ranch is on private land in Nevada and began during a 1916 water well drilling that accidentally penetrated a geothermal source. via Green Fly Geyser Fine Art Print - Inge Johnsson