- US Pledges Nearly $500 Million In Aid For Syrian Civilians
September 12 2014 7:51 PM
Obama will use airstrikes against ISIS. The U.S. also pledged hundreds of millions of dollars to help refugees and the nations taking them in.
- Moderate Rebel Group In Syria Has A New Truce With ISIS
September 12 2014 6:36 PM
The challenge for Washington? This is not the only U.S.-backed rebel group with shifty allegiances.
- ISIS Rapes, Tortures, Marries Captured Yazidi Girls
September 12 2014 3:05 PM
ISIS has abducted between 1,500 and 4,000 women and children from Iraq’s Yazidi community, the U.S. State Department says.
- Rebuilding In The Gaza Strip May Start Soon
September 12 2014 12:07 AM
The Palestinian Authority reached a deal with the U.N. and Israel that would let reconstruction material enter the strip.
- TJ Lane, Convicted School Shooter, Apprehended After Escape From Ohio Jail
September 11 2014 11:03 PM
T.J. Lane was sentenced to three life sentences for killing three and wounding three when he opened fire in an Ohio high school
- The Number Of ISIS Fighters Has Tripled, The CIA Says
September 11 2014 10:03 PM
A CIA assessment said the number of fighters with the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria could be as high as 31,500.
- Rand Paul Says He'll Be Busy Next Summer. Guess Why.
September 11 2014 8:20 PM
He might be too busy campaigning in the 2016 presidential elections for such leisurely activities.
- 'What Are We Going To Do With Assad?'
September 11 2014 4:44 AM
President Obama announced his strategy for a broader coalition to combat ISIS but failed to address how this will affect the Assad regime.
- Obama Orders Airstrikes On The Islamic State In Syria
September 10 2014 10:47 PM
President Obama announced his strategy to destroy ISIS: airstrikes, an international coalition, but no US combat boots on the ground.
- Obama Is Going Solo On Anti-ISIS Strategy
September 09 2014 8:55 PM
The president told Congress he didn't need its approval for his strategy to go after the Islamic State.
- UN, Palestinians Call For $550M In Aid Donations
September 09 2014 7:00 PM
Two weeks after Israel's Operation Protective Edge ended, hundreds of thousands of Gazans are still displaced.
- Join Or Die? Not For Westerners
September 08 2014 11:24 AM
For ISIS supporters in Canada, Britain, the U.S. and other non-Muslim nations, joining the Islamic State is all about meeting the right people.
- Turkey's Role Against ISIS Mostly Symbolic
September 07 2014 12:29 PM
ISIS is currently holding about 46 Turkish citizens hostage.
- French Hostage Says Captor Also Attacked Brussels Jewish Museum
September 06 2014 4:04 PM
Among the hostages was French journalist Nicolas Henin, who was briefly held with U.S. journalists James Foley and Steven Sotloff.
- Egypt Charges Morsi With Leaking Secrets To Qatar, Al Jazeera
September 06 2014 10:57 AM
The former Egyptian president is now being charged with endangering national security by giving Qatar and its affiliate Al Jazeera classified documents.
- 'How Cool Is This?' Obama Visits Stonehenge [PHOTOS]
September 05 2014 8:31 PM
When he saw the monument, he reportedly said, “How cool is this?”
- West Nile Virus Still Stings Hard Across Several States
September 04 2014 11:27 PM
At least three states reported a rise in West Nile mosquitoes or a West Nile related death on Thursday.
- Florida State Opens Inquiry Into QB Sexual Assault Allegations
September 04 2014 7:30 PM
Nearly two years after allegations were first made, the university has opened an inquiry into possible sexual assault from Jameis Winston.
- ISIS 'Absolutely' Declared War On America, Rand Paul Says
September 03 2014 11:33 PM
Sen. Rand Paul urged President Obama to bring the case for intervention in Syria to Congress.
- Grieving Sotloff Family: Journalist 'Was No War Junkie'
September 03 2014 7:29 PM
The family of U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff spoke to the press in English and in Arabic, challenging ISIS leader to a debate.