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Rep. Louie Gohmert, R-Texas, speaks at the Freedom Summit at The Executive Court Banquet Facility on April 12, 2014 in Manchester, N.H. (credit: Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Gohmert On Obama’s ‘Strategy’ Comment: ‘This Is A Pitiful Foreign Policy And Barney Fife Is In Charge’

Republicans pounced on President Barack Obama following his press conference Thursday where he stated that the administration does not yet have a strategy to combat the threat that the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria terror group poses.

08/29/2014

Fire and smoke rise from a Syrian village after fighting between forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar Assad and rebels. (JACK GUEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Expert: ISIS Could Carry Out ‘Mass Slaughter In The United States’

A Princeton University professor warns that the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria could carry out a “mass slaughter in the United States.”

08/28/2014

Rebel fighters walk in front of damaged buildings in Karam al-Jabal neighborhood of Aleppo on Aug. 26, 2014. (credit: ZEIN AL-RIFAI/AFP/Getty Images)

US Official: ISIS Demanding $6.6 Million For Release Of Female American Aid Worker

The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria is holding hostage a young American woman who was doing humanitarian aid work in Syria, a family representative said Tuesday.

08/28/2014

President Barack Obama speaks at the American Legion National Convention on Aug. 26, 2014 in Charlotte, N.C. (credit: Sara D. Davis/Getty Images)

Obama: Defeating ISIS Won’t Be Easy Or Quick

President Barack Obama said in a speech in North Carolina on Tuesday that “America does not forget” and vowed justice for Foley’s murder.

08/27/2014

Rebel fighters from the Islamic Front, Syria's largest rebel coalition, hold a position on July 13, 2014 during clashes with militants of the Islamic State (IS), formerly known as the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), for the control a village on the outskirts of Aleppo. (credit: AHMED DEEB/AFP/Getty Images)

US Citizen Who Died Fighting For ISIS In Syria Posted On Twitter For Allah To Have Mercy On His Soul

An American man believed to have been killed in Syria was there to fight alongside an extremist militant group, most likely the Islamic State, a U.S. official has said.

08/27/2014

President Barack Obama makes a statement at Martha's Vineyard, Mass., on Aug. 20, 2014. (credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

CBS News: Obama Authorizes Surveillance Flights Over Syria To Monitor ISIS

President Barack Obama has authorized surveillance flights over Syria in an effort to monitor the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria.

08/26/2014

File photo of Rep. Mike Rogers, R-Mich. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

House Intel Committee Chairman: ISIS ‘One Plane Ticket Away’ From Coming To US

The chairman of the House Intelligence Committee warns that Islamic State of Iraq and Syria militants are just “one plane ticket” away from coming to the United States.

08/25/2014

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey hold a press briefing at the Pentagon in Washington, D.C., on Aug. 21, 2014. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Dempsey: I Will Recommend Military Move Directly Against ISIS Once I Determine They Are Direct Threat To Homeland

Gen. Martin Dempsey said Sunday that once he determines the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria militants in Iraq have become a direct threat to the U.S. homeland, he will recommend the U.S. military move directly against the group in Syria.

08/25/2014

Syria's Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem speaks during a press conference on Aug. 25, 2014 in the Syrian capital Damascus. (credit: STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Syria: We Would Welcome US Airstrikes Against ISIS Only If They Notify Us

A top Syrian official says his country would allow the United States to conduct airstrikes against Islamic State of Iraq and Syria militants only if President Bashar Assad’s government is notified first.

08/25/2014

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin Dempsey speak to the media during a press briefing at the Pentagon on Aug. 21, 2014 in Arlington, Va. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Dempsey: ISIS Has An ‘End-Of-Days Strategic Vision’

Top military advisers to President Barack Obama warn that the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria can only be contained, but not wiped out.

08/22/2014

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