- Dear Islamic State: Please Release My Husband
September 20 2014 9:45 PM
The wife of Alan Henning, a British taxi driver captured last December by Islamic State, calls for his release.
- 14 Pakistani Detainees Released From Bagram Prison
September 20 2014 8:34 PM
Fourteen Pakistani detainees were released from Bagram Prison, Afghanistan and sent back to Pakistan.
- Yemeni Government And Houthi Rebels Reach Agreement, UN Envoy Says
September 20 2014 6:53 PM
Medical sources said 13 Houthis had died on Saturday in fighting with the army in the capital.
- British Imams Use Video To Tell ISIS To Free Alan Henning
September 20 2014 5:37 PM
Abu Eesa Niamatullah, a director of Prophetic Guidance in Manchester, said Henning's would-be killers are "defacing the religion of Islam."
- Security Stepped Up At Vatican: ISIS May Be Targeting Pope
September 20 2014 4:41 PM
A conversation between two Arabic speakers reportedly referred to a “demonstrative act, Wednesday, at the Vatican.”
- Senate Approves $10 Million Bounty For ISIS Killer
September 20 2014 2:23 PM
The U.S. would give a reward for information to help catch militants involved in the beheading of journalists James Foley and Steven Sotloff.
- Yemen TV Building On Fire As Clashes Continue In Capital
September 20 2014 7:39 AM
After weeks of protests and clashes, the conflict intensified on Thursday when Shi'ite Houthi rebels clashed with the army.
- 18 Islamic State Militants Killed In Syria
September 20 2014 3:54 AM
Masoud Barzani, an Iraqi Kurdish leader, had called on international forces to stop the militant group's advance in Syria.
- ISIS' Turkish Hostages Freed In Covert Operation
September 20 2014 1:06 AM
The 49 hostages, including Turkish diplomats and their family members, were captured by the Islamic State group in Mosul in June.
- Islamic State Fans 'Flames Of War' With US In New Video
September 19 2014 8:59 PM
ISIS released a documentary-style video all but inviting U.S. troops back to Iraq for a fight.
- Coordinated Bombings In Baghdad Suggest ISIS Advances
September 19 2014 6:13 PM
ISIS bombings in Baghdad Thursday and Friday suggest the militant Islamic State group has made new advances on the ground.
- Baghdad Car Bombs, Motorcycle Bomb Near Green Zone Kill 22
September 19 2014 2:32 PM
Of the three bombings in and around Baghdad Friday, one took place just minutes from the Green Zone.
- France Conducts First Airstrikes On Islamic State Group
September 19 2014 8:28 AM
France became the first country to assist the U.S. with airstrikes against the Sunni militant group in Iraq.
- ISIS Uses Suicide Bombers To Free Baghdad Prisoners
September 18 2014 11:38 PM
Militants fired mortar rounds, detonated car bombs and sent suicide bombers to liberate over 1,000 prisoners.
- Senate Approves Funding For Syrian Rebels Fighting ISIS
September 18 2014 9:29 PM
The Senate approved sending support to Syrian moderates. GOP pols staked out their positions on ISIS -- and Obama's strategy.
- Refugees Flee As ISIS Attacks Kurdish Villages In Syria
September 18 2014 5:34 PM
On Thursday, the Islamic State attacked 16 villages in northern Syria, causing thousands of Kurds to flee to Turkey.
- Why Boko Haram Has Been Ignored
September 18 2014 1:15 PM
Remember #BringBackOurGirls? Boko Haram continues to terrorize Nigeria, yet it's largely been overlooked by Western powers.
- Amid Jihad Recruiting, China Sentences 4 For Terrorist Plans
September 18 2014 12:39 PM
The punishment suggests Beijing is worried about its western borders being vulnerable to Islamic extremist recruiting.
- New ISIS Video Uses British Captive As Spokesman
September 18 2014 11:15 AM
The video purportedly shows British journalist John Cantlie promising to reveal "the truth" about the group.
- Libyan Parliament Rejects New Cabinet Proposed By Prime Minister
September 18 2014 8:16 AM
Thinni, Libya’s acting prime minister since March, had sought to reassert control over the strife-torn country by naming a new cabinet.