White House: U.S. Forces Being Sent to Syria to Help Fight ISISA small number of U.S. special operations forces will be sent to northern Syria to work with local troops in the fight against Islamic State militants, the White House announced Friday, marking the first time Americans will be deployed openly on the ground in the country.
Feds Asking Toyota How ISIS Fighters Get So Many Of Its TrucksToyota says it is cooperating with U.S. counter-terrorism officials to find the source of its pickup trucks, often seen in ISIS recruiting videos.
Report: US Intelligence Analysts Say Their ISIS Reports Were Altered By Senior OfficialsOver 50 U.S. Central Command intelligence agents say they believe their reports on the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria have been altered to portray the war against terrorism is more successful than it is, according to the Daily Beast and CBS News.
Security Expert: American Trains Vulnerable To 'Lone Wolf' Terror AttackFormer FBI official tells CBS News passenger trains are at risk from a single attacker who may have sympathies for terror groups.
Three Americans Awarded France's Highest Honor For Tackling Gunman On TrainThree American and a Briton who subdued a gunman on a Paris-bound train were awarded the French Legion of Honor for their actions.
Study: White Americans A Bigger Terror Threat In The US Than MuslimsA research group finds that twice as many people have died in attacks by right-wing groups in America than have died in attacks by Muslim extremists since 9/11.
Boko Haram Offering To Swap Hundreds Of Kidnapped Girls For DetaineesNigeria's Boko Haram extremists are offering to free more than 200 young women and girls kidnapped from a boarding school in the town of Chibok in exchange for the release of militant leaders held by the government, a human rights activist has told The Associated Press.
Kurds Nearing Key Islamic State-Held Syrian Border TownSyrian Kurdish fighters closed in on the outskirts of a strategic Islamic State-held town on the Turkish border Sunday, Kurdish officials and an activist group said, potentially cutting off a key supply line for the extremists' nearby de facto capital.
American Keith Broomfield Killed In Battle Against Islamic State In SyriaAn American fighting with Kurdish forces against the Islamic State group in Syria has been killed in battle, authorities said Wednesday.
US-Led Coalition Doubles Down On Islamic State Group Strategy The U.S.-led coalition against the Islamic State is doubling down on its strategy to fight the extremists, insisting on staying the course it set last year despite the radical group's recent conquests on both sides of the border between Iraq and Syria.
Oxford Vice Chancellor: US ‘Overreacted’ To 9/11The present and first female vice-chancellor of Oxford University said the US "overreacted" to the horrific aftermath of the 9/11 attacks.
Obama: 'Handful Of Senators' Standing In The Way Of The Patriot ActPresident Obama says he expects the Senate to take action swiftly to extend key Patriot Act provisions before it expires Sunday at midnight.
Defense Chief: Iraqis Showed No Will To Fight At RamadiThe Islamic State group's takeover of the provincial capital Ramadi is stark evidence that Iraqi forces lack the "will to fight," Defense Secretary Ash Carter said in a TV interview that aired Sunday.
Scott Walker: I Am Convinced 'Radical Islamic Terrorists' Are Planning To Attack USWisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is doubling down on his promises of pre-emptive strikes to prevent what he says are certain future attacks on American soil.
Islamic State Seizes Parts Of Ancient Syrian Town, Edging Closer To Majestic Ruins