ISIS Suicide Bombings Signal Desperation, Experts Say
October 20 2014 4:52 PM
At least 435 people have been killed in Iraq in car and suicide bombings since the beginning of October, with an uptick since the start of September, according to Iraq Body.
ISIS Is Advancing Again On Mount Sinjar
October 20 2014 12:58 PM
The Islamic State group advanced on two towns on Mount Sinjar Monday. The Yazidi population is pleading for U.S. help.
Far From Gadhafi, But Far From Stable
October 20 2014 11:17 AM
Three years to the day after dictator Moammar Gadhafi was killed, Libya takes another step into full-fledged civil war.
Iraqi PM Says He Needs Militias To Help Fight ISIS
October 17 2014 4:41 PM
Iraqi Prime Minister al Abadi is relying on militias with checkered histories to help his army fight the Islamic State.
Shiites And Al Qaeda Clash In Yemen
October 17 2014 11:51 AM
At least 10 people were killed in central Yemen when Houthi rebels clashed with members of al Qaeda.
Saudi Arabia Can Stop ISIS From Getting Richer
October 16 2014 4:37 PM
The biggest oil producer in the Middle East can stop the Islamic State group from becoming richer. Here's how.
ISIS Baghdad Strategy: More Suicide Attacks
October 16 2014 10:50 AM
The Islamic State is having a tough time advancing towards the Iraqi capital, so it's resorting to a time-honored tactic.
A Tanker May Explain The Role Of Oil In Fight Against ISIS
October 15 2014 5:22 PM
The first ship with Kurdish oil from the Ceyhan pipeline sails into a snag: No one knows who is going to buy the crude.
Egypt Says Its Warplanes Are Bombing Islamist Militias In Libya
October 15 2014 12:10 PM
For the first time in decades, the most populous Arab nation is intervening in a conflict outside its borders.
ISIS Executes 2nd Iraqi Journalist Outside Of Mosul
October 14 2014 1:48 PM
The Islamic State has begun to target local media in Iraq. ISIS militants executed Muhannad Akidi Monday.
US National Reportedly Shot, Killed In Saudi Arabia
October 14 2014 10:42 AM
A U.S. national was reportedly shot dead in Riyadh Tuesday.
Egyptian Police Raid Campuses For 3rd Day; Student Reported Killed
October 14 2014 10:30 AM
Egyptian security forces arrested more than 90 students ahead of the start of the school year to prevent protests.
US Says Turkey Allowing Coalition Forces To Use Bases
October 12 2014 5:08 PM
Turkey will allow the U.S.-led coalition's military forces to use its bases.
ISIS Fighters Shoot At Coalition Planes Near Raqqa
October 12 2014 3:51 PM
Syrian activists said Sunday ISIS fighters in Raqqa attempted to shoot down coalition airplanes.
Susan Rice: No Evidence Points To Transfer Of Power In North Korea
October 12 2014 1:50 PM
Susan Rice said Sunday the U.S. does not believe there has been any transfer of power in North Korea.
UN Chief Warns Of Impending 'Massacre' In Kobani
October 12 2014 1:26 PM
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged the international community Sunday to prevent a "massacre" in the Syrian city of Kobani.
ISIS Suicide Attacks Target Iraqi Kurdish Security Forces
October 12 2014 12:08 PM
Since Monday, 124 people in Iraq have been killed by car bombs or suicide bombers.
Ebola Patient Thomas Duncan's Medical Records Released By Family
October 10 2014 10:21 PM
The medical records of Duncan, a patient who died from Ebola Wednesday, show he had a fever
Iraqi Journalist Executed By ISIS, Family Members Say
October 10 2014 10:07 PM
Family members of an Iraqi cameraman in Samra said he was executed by the Islamic State.
Judge Rules 'Upskirt' Photos At Lincoln Memorial Are Legal
October 10 2014 8:44 PM
Women in skirts on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial had no "reasonable expectation" of privacy, said a Virginia judge.