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Wednesday, Aug 27, 2014 at 9:27 AM

U.S. Hostage's Mom to ISIS: "Please Release My Child"

The mother of an American journalist held by ISIS pleaded with his captors on Wednesday to spare his life and “please release my child," NBC News reported. In a video message, Shirley Sotloff directly addressed the leader of ISIS, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, and asked him to show mercy on her son, Steven. “As a mother,” she said, “I ask you to be merciful and not punish my son for matters he has no control over.” ISIS militants threatened Steven Sotloff’s life last week in the same video in which an ISIS fighter beheaded James Foley, another American journalist. Read »
Wednesday, Aug 27, 2014 at 8:49 AM

National Guard Fighter Jet Crashes in Va.

Wednesday, Aug 27, 2014 at 2:53 AM

Gaza Cease-Fire Between Hamas and Israel Holds

Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 at 10:06 PM

Ducey Wins Republican Primary for Arizona Governor

Wednesday, Aug 27, 2014 at 6:15 AM

American Writer Freed by Syrian Militants Back Home

Wednesday, Aug 27, 2014 at 3:51 AM

More Americans Fighting With Extremists: Officials

Wednesday, Aug 27, 2014 at 2:26 AM

Shooting Range Instructor Killed by Girl With Uzi

A shooting range instructor in Arizona was accidentally shot and killed by a girl who was learning how to shoot an Uzi, authorities said on Tuesday. Charles Vacca, 39, was teaching the nine-year-old how to use the automatic weapon on Monday morning and when she pulled the trigger the kickback caused the gun to lurch over her head, investigators said. Vacca was hit by a stray bullet and was airlifted to a Las Vegas hospital and was pronounced dead Monday night. Read »
Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 at 2:51 PM

Arkansas Senator Links Opponent to Ebola Outbreak

Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 at 5:44 PM

FBI Probing Alleged Audio of Michael Brown Shooting

Prosecutors say the FBI is trying to validate an audio recording that allegedly captured the police shooting of Michael Brown, NBC News reported. The recording, made by an unidentified man, captured what sounds like a volley of six shots, a brief pause, and then another four or five shots. According to his lawyer, Lopa Blumenthal the man says he was using a phone app to create a video text message at the same time unarmed Brown was killed. The FBI has interviewed her client and listened to the recording, which was first reported by CNN. Read »