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Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 at 10:07 PM

American Writer Freed By Syrian Militants Back Home

Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 at 8:25 PM

More Americans Are Fighting With Extremists, Officials Say

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Serial Stowaway Arrested at Phoenix Airport

Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 at 6:53 PM

ISIS Holding American Woman Hostage, Sources Say

Wednesday, Aug 27, 2014 at 12:06 AM

Ducey Wins Republican Primary for Arizona Governor

Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 at 5:23 PM

"Islam Over Everything": American Dies Fighting for ISIS

Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 at 7:06 PM
 

“Rooting out a cancer like [ISIS] won’t be easy and it won't be quick.”  

— President Barack Obama speaking at the American Legion National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina.
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Gaza Cease-Fire Between Hamas and Israel Holds

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American ISIS Fighter Was Employed as Care Worker

Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 at 8:16 PM

Family of NJ Student Missing in Israel Makes Anguished Plea

Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 at 8:37 PM

Former Fla. Gov. Crist Clinches Democratic Nomination

Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 at 7:44 PM

FBI Probing Alleged Audio of Michael Brown Shooting

Prosecutors say the FBI is trying to validate an audio recording that allegedly captured the police shooting of Michael Brown, NBC News reported. The recording, made by an unidentified man, captured what sounds like a volley of six shots, a brief pause, and then another four or five shots. According to his lawyer, Lopa Blumenthal the man says he was using a phone app to create a video text message at the same time unarmed Brown was killed. The FBI has interviewed her client and listened to the recording, which was first reported by CNN. Read »
Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 at 11:17 PM

Surfer Dies After Being Pulled From Water in Malibu

Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 at 10:53 PM

Parents Sue Day Care Accused of Duct Taping Child

Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 at 8:05 PM

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