- Continuing Violence Across Iraq Leaves 10 More Dead In Baghdad
August 26 2014 3:00 AM
Tuesday's attack follows a suicide-bomb explosion in a Shiite mosque Monday, which killed 12 people and injured 26 others.
- Three Chinese Engineers Kidnapped In Turkey
August 26 2014 2:11 AM
The engineers worked at a thermal plant construction site in the country's south, close to its border with Iraq and Syria.
- Israel Targets Gaza High-Rises, 2 Killed
August 26 2014 12:47 AM
The Israeli military reportedly acknowledged that it had targeted sites linked to Hamas on Tuesday.
- US Begins Recon Flights Over Syria
August 25 2014 11:03 PM
The move could put the U.S. in the awkward position of an unspoken alliance with dictator Bashar Assad.
- US Considers Spy Flights Over Syria To Stem ISIS
August 25 2014 9:28 PM
The administration has not decided whether to bomb ISIS in Syria, but has approved ramping up surveillance just in case.
- Syrian Opposition Pleads For US Weapons To Fight ISIS
August 25 2014 5:29 PM
Syria's "moderate opposition" fears abandonment, while the Assad regime would be glad to join the "war on terror."
- Qatar: Whose Side Is It On?
August 25 2014 4:27 PM
The tiny kingdom may have just saved American hostage Peter Theo Curtis, but it's also believed to be funding terrorist groups.
- How Egypt And The UAE Might Have Hit Libya From The Air
August 25 2014 2:11 PM
A report that high-precision airstrikes over Libya last week were the work of Egypt and the UAE raises many questions.
- Beheaded Journalist James Foley Honored In Hometown
August 25 2014 12:18 PM
Nearly 1,000 people showed up in Rochester, New Hampshire, for a memorial service for slain journalist James Foley.
- 12 Dead In Baghdad Mosque Suicide Bombing
August 25 2014 7:38 AM
Another 26 people were injured when a suicide bomber blew himself up in a Shiite mosque in Baghdad.
- Iraq's Abadi Optimistic On Formation Of New Government
August 25 2014 5:57 AM
Abadi is tasked with forming a power-sharing government that can ease sectarian tensions and counter Islamic State militants.
- Family Of Peter Theo Curtis Grateful For Release
August 24 2014 10:13 PM
The family of Peter Theo Curtis says it is unaware of the circumstances surrounding his release.
- Report: British Intelligence Has Identified 'Jihadi John'
August 24 2014 7:11 PM
Report says the family of a key suspect in the beheading of James Foley lives in a tony section of London.
- Netanyahu Asks Gazans To Leave Hamas Sites
August 24 2014 6:42 PM
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Gaza Strip residents to leave any area where Hamas militants are operating.
- Identity Of Foley Killer Close, UK Ambassador Says
August 24 2014 1:06 PM
U.S. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., calls James Foley beheading a turning point.
- Islamic State Seizes Syrian Army Base In Raqqa
August 24 2014 11:08 AM
Militants from the Islamic State broke into the last government-controlled military base in Raqqa on Sunday, according to human rights activists.
- Iran Claims It Downed Israeli Spy Plane Near Nuclear Site
August 24 2014 10:40 AM
Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps said Sunday it downed an Israeli spy plane approaching the Natanz nuclear site.
- Newspaper Claims James Foley's Killer Identified By UK Intelligence
August 24 2014 6:45 AM
Still to be independently confirmed, the report states MI5 and MI6 know the identity of the man who killed the journalist.
- Egypt Calls For Gaza Cease-Fire As Fighting Rages
August 24 2014 3:47 AM
Hamas rockets have injured two people in Israel, while an Israeli airstrike destroyed a residential tower block in Gaza City.
- China Executes Eight Uighur Muslims For Terrorism
August 23 2014 11:21 PM
Authorities say three of those put to death were behind October's attack in Tiananmen Square.