Russia: bomb brought down plane and other headlines


Russia: plane brought down by homemade explosive device. (AP)

Belgian suspect in Paris attacks was target of airstrikes in Syria. (New York Times)

Pentagon quietly shifts to new phase of war against ISIS. (USA Today)

France seeks E.U. security aid, launches new airstrikes on ISIS. (AP)

Sec. of State Kerry says ceasefire in Syria potentially weeks away. (AP)

3 GOP presidential candidates demand equal airtime after Donald Trump’s ‘SNL’ stint. (The Wrap)

Martin O’Malley reduces campaign HQ staff. (NBC News)

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