At the heart of President Barack Obama’s quandary over the Islamic State militants is their haven in Syria.
The GAO said the relevant committees received phone calls from May 31 — the day of the transfer — to June 1, with written notification comin…
An official at Emory University Hospital stressed that their release poses no public health risk.
For all its horror, the beheading of an American journalist in Syria appears unlikely to change lawmakers’ minds about military intervention…
President Barack Obama sent special operations troops to Syria this summer on a secret mission to rescue American hostages.
Calls Islamic State extremists “savages”
“We will be vigilant and we will be relentless.”
American fighter jets and drones continued to pound Islamic State militants in Iraq on Wednesday.
A 111-year-old retired Japanese educator who enjoys poetry has been recognized as the world’s oldest living man.
ISIS Militants appear to have taken their first American Victim. Brian Mooar reports.
One of the Israeli airstrikes appeared to have targeted Mohammed Deif, the Islamic militant group’s elusive military chief, who has escaped …
The White House must now weigh the risks of adopting an aggressive policy to destroy the Islamic State against resisting any action that cou…
ROCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Journalist James Foley had worked in a number of conflict zones in the Middle East, but the danger didn’t stop him fr…
US government trying to authenticate video.
Three relatives of Pope Francis died and a fourth was in critical condition Tuesday after a car crash on a provincial highway in Argentina.
The safety board issued its report 13 months after a runaway train carrying 72 carloads of volatile oil from North Dakota derailed.
An Egyptian effort to broker an end to a monthlong war between Israel and Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip appeared to collapse Tuesday.
Two germ-fighting robots are on their way to Liberia to help combat spread of Ebola.