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Biden Claims Momentum In Fight Against Islamic State In Iraq

Vice President Joe Biden is setting the stage for the Iraqi prime minister’s visit to Washington by claiming momentum in the battle against Islamic State militants.

04/09/2015

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American Accused Of Trying To Join ISIS

Joshua Van Haften, 34, of Wisconsin was arrested at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago after returning on a flight from Turkey.

04/09/2015

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Islamic State Launches English-Language Radio Bulletins

The Islamic State group has launched English-language radio news bulletins on its al-Bayan radio network.

04/07/2015

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U.S. Air Force Vet Charged in Plot to Aid Islamic State Group

Federal prosecutors say a U.S. Air Force veteran has been arrested on terrorism charges in a plot to travel to Syria to join the Islamic State group.

03/17/2015

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Islamic State Accepts Boko Haram Pledge Of Allegiance

BEIRUT (AP) — Islamic State militants have accepted a pledge of allegiance by the Nigerian-grown Boko Haram extremist group, a spokesman for the Islamic State movement said Thursday. The development comes as both movements, which […]

03/13/2015

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Ohio Terrorism Suspect Says He Would Have Shot Obama

An Ohio man accused of plotting to attack the U.S. Capitol called a television station from jail and said if he hadn’t been arrested, he would have gone to Washington and put a gun to President Barack Obama’s head.

03/06/2015

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Iraq Says Islamic State Militants ‘Bulldozed’ Ancient Site

Islamic State militants “bulldozed” the renowned archaeological site of the ancient city of Nimrud in northern Iraq on Thursday using heavy military vehicles, the government said.

03/05/2015

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Kerry: Fighting Extremism Requires Keeping People ‘Off The Battlefield’

In the fight against violent extremism, President Barack Obama has argued the U.S. has one thing going for it that Europe doesn’t: a long tradition of warmly embracing its immigrants, including Muslims.

02/19/2015

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WH Spokesman: Daily Effects Of Climate Change, Disease Greater Than Terrorism

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said the impact climate change and spreading disease have on people’s daily lives is greater than that of global terrorism.

02/11/2015

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U.S. Accuses 6 Immigrants Of Helping ISIS

Six Bosnian immigrants sent money and equipment to terrorists oversees, including fighters with the Islamic State group and al-Qaida in Iraq, says U.S. Attorney.

02/06/2015

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