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2 Appear In Court On Charges They Sought To Join IS Group

NEW YORK (AP) — Three men were arrested Wednesday on charges of plotting to travel to Syria to join the Islamic State group and wage war against the U.S., and federal officials said one of […]

02/25/2015

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US-Led Coalition Battling ISIS Meeting In Saudi Arabia

Military chiefs from 26 nations involved in the U.S.-led coalition battling the Islamic State group began a two-day meeting in Saudi Arabia on Wednesday, the Saudi Press Agency reported.

02/18/2015

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Obama in Draft War Authorization: Islamic State ‘Poses Grave Threat’

In a letter dated Thursday, President Barack Obama asked Congress to authorize a U.S. military campaign against the Islamic State.

02/11/2015

As Washington warns of a drawn-out fight against the Islamic State group and the Obama administration looks to send more American troops to help Iraq in the war against the extremists, Baghdad has offered its top war room as a model for a future joint U.S.-Iraqi command headquarters.   (credit: Gokhan Sahin/Getty Images)

Islamic State Hostage’s Family Hopeful She’s Still Alive

The parents of a 26-year-old American who Islamic State extremists say was killed in an airstrike in Syria said in a statement that they were still hopeful she was alive.

02/07/2015

President Barack Obama condemned an "horrific attack" on a Jerusalem synagogue Tuesday that left four people, including three US citizens, dead and urged Israelis and Palestinians to calm tensions, before a meeting at the White House on Nov. 18, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: ‘Deploying All Assets’ To Rescue US Woman Held By ISIS

President Barack Obama said the U.S. is “doing anything we can” to rescue an American woman being held hostage by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria terrorist group.

02/04/2015

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UN Agency Investigating Photos Showing ISIS Distributing Its Food

The U.N.’s World Food Program says it is “extremely concerned” about images circulating on social media showing Islamic State labels affixed to its food aid boxes in Syria.

02/03/2015

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Virginia Woman Pleads Guilty in Terror Support Case

A Virginia woman has pleaded guilty to lying to federal investigators about supporting the Islamic State militant group.

02/02/2015

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Mother Of Japanese Journalist Held By ISIS Begs For His Life

The “My son is not an enemy of the Islamic State,” pleaded the mother of one of two Japanese hostages being held for ransom by ISIS as the deadline for payment nears.

01/23/2015

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ISIS Video Appears To Show Young Boy Executing Russian ‘Spies’

A video released by ISIS Tuesday shows what is allegedly a young boy executing two Russian spies, although a lack of physical injuries suggests the video may have been staged by the Islamic militant group.

01/13/2015

During Friday prayers at a mosque in Iraq, Abu Asaad al-Ansari warned European nations that the Islamic State is planning more terror strikes on the continent. (Photo by SAID KHATIB/AFP/GettyImages)

ISIS Preacher: More Paris-Style Attacks To Come

During Friday prayers at a mosque in Iraq, Abu Asaad al-Ansari warned European nations that the Islamic State is planning more terror strikes on the continent.

01/09/2015

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