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Tuesday, Sep 23, 2014 at 12:21 AM

World Leaders Call for Cease-Fire in Libya

Tuesday, Sep 23, 2014 at 4:36 AM

2 Suspects in Abduction of Israeli Teens Killed

Monday, Sep 22, 2014 at 8:53 PM

Fort Carson on Partial Lockdown After Shooting Incident

Tuesday, Sep 23, 2014 at 3:50 AM

U.S. Bombs ISIS and Al Qaeda "Veterans" in Syria

The U.S. launched airstrikes against ISIS targets and a network of "seasoned al Qaeda veterans" in Syria known as the Khorasan group, who were plotting against Western interests, the Pentagon said early Tuesday, NBC News reported. Fighter jets and bombers launched 14 strikes in a significant escalation in the fight against ISIS, which President Barack Obama has pledged to “degrade and destroy.” The Pentagon also said the attacks targeted the Khorasan group's training camps, explosives production and command and control facilities. While the U.S. was alone in the operations targeting Khorasan, U.S. Central Command said five Arab partner nations - Jordan, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates – “participated in or supported” the broader overnight assault in Syria. Those attacks hit ISIS fighters, their training compounds, headquarters, command facilities, a finance center. Read »
Monday, Sep 22, 2014 at 7:24 PM

Doctor Recovering From Ebola Got Experimental Drug

Monday, Sep 22, 2014 at 4:09 PM

Get to Know Toronto Mayor Rob Ford's Brother

Monday, Sep 22, 2014 at 3:12 PM

Armed Teacher: “I Never Thought About it Before Sandy Hook"

Monday, Sep 22, 2014 at 12:45 PM

Wife Stars in "Kissing Congressman's" New Ad

Monday, Sep 22, 2014 at 12:31 PM

ISIS Pays Foreign Fighters $1,000 a Month: Jordan King

ISIS militants are luring in foreign fighters with $1,000 a month King Abdullah II of Jordan said Monday. “If we don’t get this right, if we don’t step up to this moral responsibility, how are we going to be able to combat this experience, these extremists?” the king said at the Clinton Global Initiative, a conference hosted by former President Bill Clinton. Analysts have estimated that ISIS has at least 10,000 foreign fighters. Read »
Monday, Sep 22, 2014 at 11:24 AM

Deaths Linked to GM Faulty Ignition Switches Increase

Monday, Sep 22, 2014 at 11:24 AM

Germany's Lufthansa Offers In-Flight Meals for Home Delivery

Monday, Sep 22, 2014 at 9:39 AM

Putin Considers Joining ISIS Fight: Report

Monday, Sep 22, 2014 at 9:00 AM

Rockefeller Heirs Divest Trust from Fossil Fuels

Monday, Sep 22, 2014 at 3:15 AM

German MH17 Families Demand $1.3M Per Victim

Monday, Sep 22, 2014 at 6:04 AM

ISIS: "You Will Not Feel Secure Even in Your Bedrooms"