09/26/14 06:45 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — An al-Qaida cell in Syria known as the Khorasan Group, which was targeted by U.S. airstrikes this week, represents "a clear and present danger" to commercial flights to Europe and the United States, the Obama administration's top aviation security official said Friday. The...
09/26/14 03:46 PM
BERLIN (AP) — German authorities say they have arrested a man who returned in August from a long stay in Syria and says he spent time there with the extremist Islamic State group. Police and prosecutors said Friday the 21-year-old from Muelheim an der Ruhr in western Germany, who wasn't...
By Charles Hoskinson | 09/26/14 03:17 PM
Pentagon officials had previously estimated the cost at $7.5 million a day, but that was before the campaign was extended to Syria on Monday.
By Linda Chavez | 09/26/14 11:48 AM
The battle to defeat the Islamic State will not be so easily won. Nor does eliminating one group ensure that others, even more dangerous, do not emerge.
09/26/14 05:05 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. believes there are about a dozen Americans fighting alongside extremist groups in Syria, not more than 100, as has been cited for months. That's not to say there is no concern about these other 88 or so Americans who officials say have been killed, arrested, traveled...
09/26/14 05:00 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — New York City police have tightened protections after Iraq's prime minister said captured Islamic State militants had disclosed a plot to attack U.S. and Paris subways. But New York's mayor and governor say there is no specific, credible threat currently to the nation's biggest...
By Susan Crabtree | 09/25/14 07:50 PM
Earlier this week at the U.N., Obama appeared to have learned the hard way that his previous words and hopes for the region had little impact on shaping it.
By Sean Lengell | 09/25/14 05:13 PM
While the United States has begun arming and training Syrian rebels to fight the Islamic State, opposition forces also should focus on toppling Bashar Assad, say Sens. John McCain of Arizona and Lindsey Graham of South Carolina.
09/25/14 03:30 PM
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Security officials with the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority are aware of a possible terror threat to U.S. public transit, but have received no threat specific to their extensive network of light rail and subway lines. Iraq's prime minister revealed...
09/25/14 02:15 PM
LONDON (AP) — British counterterrorism police have arrested nine men on suspicion of being members of banned organizations as well as supporting and encouraging terrorism. The men, ranging in age from 22 to 51, are in custody at London police stations. British media reported that Anjem...
By Becket Adams | 09/25/14 12:00 PM
As U.S. military operations in the Middle East increase in number, President Obama's dovish critics grow increasingly agitated.
By Larry Elder | 09/25/14 11:41 AM
I've been quiet these last six years. But your belated decision to "destroy" the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria prompted me to write.
By Charles Hoskinson | 09/25/14 09:08 AM
The United States and its coalition partners have targeted the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria's ability to make money from oil in the latest round of airstrikes.
By Susan Crabtree | 09/25/14 09:02 AM
The United States sent a powerful message to other United Nations member countries: Join the fight against a vicious new brand of terrorism or risk becoming increasingly irrelevant and world becoming more unstable.
By Becket Adams | 09/24/14 06:42 PM
Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com Fox News’ Shepard Smith put the State Department’s Jen Psaki in an uncomfortable position Wednesday. He asked her to differentiate the Obama administration’s current policy for dealing with terrorist forces in Syria from that of former President...
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