Friday, September 19, 2014

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel prepares to testify before the House Armed Services Committee about the ongoing threat from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) during a hearing in the Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill September 18, 2014 in Washington, DC. At the request of President Barack Obama, the House of Representatives passed legislation Wednesday that authorizes the training and arming of Syrian rebels to confront ISIL.   - Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

Friday News Roundup - Domestic

10 a.m. (ET)

Lawmakers vote on President Barack Obama’s plan to arm Syrian rebels against ISIS. New concerns surface over the implementation of the Affordable Care Act. And a fourth player is suspended by the NFL over family violence.

A pro-independence supporter is pictured in George Square in Glasgow, Scotland, on September 19, 2014, following a defeat in the referendum on Scottish independence. Scotland rejected independence on Friday in a referendum that left the centuries-old United Kingdom intact but paved the way for a major transfer of powers away from London.  - (Andy Buchanan/AFP/Getty Images)

Friday News Roundup - International

11 a.m. (ET)

Scotland votes on independence. The U.S. steps up efforts to aid Syrian rebels in the fight against ISIS. And Ukraine's president comes to the U.S. seeking more support in its fight against separatists. A panel of journalists joins guest host Elise Labott for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

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