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US Official: Obama Approves Surveillance Flights Over Syria

A senior White House official says President Barack Obama has authorized surveillance flights over Syria. The official said late Monday that Obama has not approved any military action, but that the U.S. is preparing military options for combating the Islamic State fighters who have taken over large areas in eastern Syria and northern and western Iraq. U.S. planes have been carrying out airstrikes in Iraq, helping Iraqi and Kurdish forces take back territory from the militants,...

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