By Susan Ferrechio | 09/30/14 05:18 PM
The conservative watchdog group Judicial Watch has obtained internal FBI documents showing a rift between the bureau and the 9/11 Commission over al Qaeda leader Anwar al-Awlaki, who was later killed by a U.S. drone strike in Yemen.
By Susan Crabtree | 09/26/14 04:51 PM
In an aggressive round of questions, White House press secretary Josh Earnest repeatedly claimed that many of al Qaeda's leaders have been killed during President Obama's time in office.
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 Susan Crabtree | 09/24/14 04:41 PM
The targets have worked with a number of terrorist organizations, including the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, al Nusra Front and al Qaeda and its affiliates, to send foreign fighters to Syria and other countries.
By Richard Pollock | 09/24/14 12:18 PM
The fake licenses are produced by high-tech forgery rings and are so accurate they could lead to breaches in homeland security.
09/23/14 07:16 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. decision to strike the Khorasan Group to stop a possible terror attack represents a significant expansion of the largely secret war against core al-Qaida, a group President Barack Obama has proclaimed was "a shadow of its former self." Administration officials said...
By Charles Hoskinson | 09/23/14 06:32 PM
The first targets of U.S. air and missile strikes in Syria late Monday were bases of an Islamist extremist group that had received little mention amid the focus on the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria but that U.S. officials now say posed an imminent threat to the homeland.
By Charles Hoskinson | 09/22/14 08:04 PM
The report notes that homegrown extremists remain a threat, and there are emerging threats from new technologies, such as cyberterrorism and the use of social media to recruit potential terrorists, as well as the persistent desire of extremists to gain control of chemical, biological or nuclear...
By Susan Ferrechio | 09/21/14 02:26 PM
House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Rogers, R-Mich., said on "Face the Nation" Sunday that the threat of Khorasan is "more immediate" than the Islamic State, which the United States is targeting with airstrikes.
By Michelle Malkin | 09/20/14 05:48 PM
Fresh terror busts in Australia expose a common Achilles' heel of the West: Indiscriminate refugee policies turn free countries into breeding grounds for jihad. It's the same game in America. Soldiers of Islam have weaponized our blind generosity against us.
By Susan Crabtree | 09/18/14 02:24 PM
The White House declined to comment directly on reports of a terrorist threat to U.S. airlines from another band of extremists in Syria called Khorasan, saying that the intelligence community remains "vigilant" about all threats from Syria.
09/16/14 04:00 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Osama bin Laden is dead and al-Qaida dispersed, yet the horrors keep coming. Western hostages beheaded on camera. School girls abducted by gunmen in the night. Families fleeing their homes in fear they might be killed because of their religion. The news from much of the Middle...
By Steve Chapman | 09/13/14 04:02 PM
American presidents make a practice of raising expectations they can't meet. President Obama's declaration against the Islamic State is another unnecessary war against an overblown foe.
09/13/14 03:00 PM
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni troops on Saturday clashed with Shiite rebels who have been demonstrating in the capital for weeks demanding the resignation of the government, throwing a deal to end the standoff into question and raising fears of a wider conflict. The clashes broke out in a...
09/13/14 02:00 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — While the Islamic State group is getting the most attention now, another band of extremists in Syria — a mix of hardened jihadis from Afghanistan, Yemen, Syria and Europe — poses a more direct and imminent threat to the United States, working with Yemeni bomb-makers to target...
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