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IS Attacks Send Thousands of Syrian Kurds Fleeing to Turkey

Tens of thousands of Syrian Kurds have crossed into Turkey in the past 24 hours, fleeing an advance by Islamic State fighters who have seized dozens of villages close to the border and are advancing on a Syrian town. Also Saturday, Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said  more than 300 Kurdish fighters have crossed into Syria from Turkey to defend a Kurdish area from attack by Islamic State militants. The rights group said the fighters are heading for the border...

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