By Brian Hughes | 09/12/14 01:24 PM
President Obama's second term is proving that for the commander in chief, if it's broken, you own it.
By Susan Ferrechio | 09/12/14 01:24 PM
Democrats who were anti-war under President George W. Bush are much more supportive of military action under President Obama.
By Luke Rosiak | 09/14/14 02:04 PM
The civilian fighters in Syria are "getting better and more capable," Obama Chief of Staff Denis McDonough said.
By Jennifer Peebles | 09/14/14 12:46 PM
A number of Arab nations are offering to launch airstrikes against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, American officials say.
By Susan Ferrechio | 09/12/14 05:58 PM
Democratic and Republican lawmakers this week will likely form a bipartisan coalition to pass President Obama's request to arm and train Syrian rebels.
By Justin Green | 09/13/14 07:26 PM
The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria released Saturday a video showing another reported beheading of British aid worker David Haines.
By Luke Rosiak | 09/13/14 06:04 PM
Haider al-Abadi said Islamic State of Iraq and Syria militants were intentionally seeking populated areas for to inflict more collateral damage to innocent victims.
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.
By Lawrence Kudlow | 09/13/14 03:10 PM
After watching President Obama's intense Islamic State of Iraq and Syria speech Wednesday night, and reading the text several times, I think the president basically -- finally -- got it right.
09/13/14 05:03 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — As U.S. forces gear up for airstrikes in Syria, the first demonstration of President Barack Obama's more aggressive military campaign against the Islamic State group is likely to unfold first in Iraq as early as next week, officials say. In Syria, U.S. planes and drones will...
By Becket Adams | 09/12/14 10:31 PM
This post has been corrected. – Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, has long spoken of Israel as Christians' greatest friend in the Middle East, as he did on Wednesday. So it shouldn't come as a surprise to learn that there exists an fundraising ad that underscores the Texas Senator's support for unity...
09/12/14 07:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Speaker John Boehner on Friday promised Iraq's prime minister that the House will provide the new government in Baghdad the U.S. assistance necessary to defeat Islamic militants. In an unusual move, Haider al-Abadi wrote to Boehner earlier this week, promising to protect...
09/12/14 04:46 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — As U.S. forces gear up for airstrikes in Syria, the first demonstration of President Barack Obama's more aggressive military campaign against the Islamic State group is likely to unfold first in Iraq as early as next week, officials said Friday. In Syria, U.S. planes and...
By Susan Ferrechio | 09/12/14 04:07 PM
Boehner's letter was in response to a Sept. 10 letter sent by Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi in which he outlined his vision for reforming Iraq through a more inclusive government.
By Byron York | 09/12/14 03:00 PM
President Obama has said many times that there will be no American combat troops on the ground to wage war against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria.
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