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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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Jordan Executes 2 Prisoners After ISIS Video Showing Killing Of Its Pilot

The executions come after ISIS released a video showing a Jordanian jet pilot being burned alive by Islamic militants.

02/03/2015

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Father: Capitol Bomb Plot Suspect ‘At Peace With Myself’

Christopher Lee Cornell recently converted to Islam and went by the name Raheel Mahrus Ubaydah, say his parents.

01/16/2015

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Obama Signs Terrorism Insurance Renewal

Law originally passed in the wake of 9/11 to encourage insurance companies to provide coverage for terror attacks.

01/12/2015

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Al-Qaida In Yemen Claims To Have Directed Paris Attacks

Terror group claims it was behind the attack at French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris “as revenge for the honor” of Islam’s Prophet Muhammad.

01/09/2015

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