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A photo taken on Sept. 29, 2011 shows U.S. freelance reporter James Foley resting in a room at the airport of Sirte, Libya. (credit: ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Former CIA Deputy Director: American Journalist’s Beheading Is ISIS’ ‘First Terrorist Attack Against’ US

The former deputy director of the CIA says that the Islamic State of Syria and Iraq is trying to intimidate the United States by releasing the beheading video of American journalist James Foley.

08/20/2014

The chairman of the House Armed Services Committee says he's satisfied with the military response to the deadly attack on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

House Armed Services Chair Satisfied With Military Response In Benghazi

The chairman of the House Armed Services Committee says he’s satisfied with the military response to the deadly attack on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya.

04/10/2014

President Barack Obama has phoned Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta to express the United States' condolences after a terrorist attack on a Nairobi shopping mall.  (Photo credit should read John Muchucha/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Phones Kenyan President In Response To Mall Terrorist Attack

President Barack Obama has phoned Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta to express the United States’ condolences after a terrorist attack on a Nairobi shopping mall.

09/22/2013

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Thousands to Volunteer to Honor Sept. 11 Victims

Thousands of volunteers will honor Sept. 11 victims on Wednesday with good deeds performed around the globe.

09/10/2013

Firefighters struggle to contain a spreading fire after a highjacked commercial jetliner crashed into the Pentagon September 11, 2001 in Arlington, Va. (credit: U.S. Air Force Photo by TSgt Jim Varhegyi via Getty Images)

Fire Truck Damaged at Pentagon on 9/11 on Display at Fort Knox

As a retired colleague told the story of how fire truck Foam 161 was damaged on Sept. 11, 2001, Mark Skipper examined the charred remains of the vehicle, cut a grin and expressed amazement that the crew lived through the terrorist attack.

09/10/2013

An armed man waves his rifle as buildings and cars are engulfed in flames after being set on fire inside the U.S. Consulate compound in Benghazi late on Sept. 11, 2012. (credit: STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Former Security Forces Leader In Libya: We Were Told ‘To Do With Less’

The former head of a Special Forces team in Libya said he was told by State Department officials “to do with less.”

10/08/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo by David Calvert/Getty Images)

Opinion: Romney Roots For Foreign Policy Crisis

Missed in all the controversy over Romney’s 47% don’t pay taxes remark is Romney’s callous and downright dangerous remarks that a crisis sparked by Iran would be good for his election prospects.

09/20/2012

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