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1 hr ago | KOAT-TV
U.S. President Barack Obama on Tuesday authorized additional troops be deployed to Iraq to protect American diplomatic facilities and personnel in Baghdad.
2 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery
President Barack Obama has approved assigning 350 additional troops to protect the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad and its support facilities.
7 hrs ago | Stalbans Review
David Cameron has condemned as "despicable and barbaric" the apparent slaughter of a second US journalist by Islamic State extremists - as it emerged that a British hostage is also under threat.
10 hrs ago | WYFF-TV Greenville
The Islamic State released a video Tuesday purportedly showing the beheading of another kidnapped American journalist.
13 hrs ago | 12NewsNow.Com
Ali Abdul Razzaq's life was just getting started when a bullet to the head killed the 9-year-old on September 16, 2007.
17 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes
In this June 11, 2014, file photo, former Blackwater Worldwide guard Nicholas Slatten enters a taxi cab as he leaves federal court in Washington, after the start of his trial.
In this image made from an undated cartoon broadcast on state-run al-Iraqiya TV in Iraq, a cartoon character portrayed as a member or a supporter of the Islamic State group sings a song.
CNN lost a much loved and respected colleague Monday with the sudden passing of photojournalist Sarmad Qaseera.
In this Aug. 14, 2014 photo provided by the U.S. Air Force, a teddy bear donated by an American child remains tied to a C-130 Hercules assigned to the 746th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron, prior to takeoff during a humanitarian airdrop over Iraq, at a base in the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility.
Iraqi security forces and Shiite militiamen stand guard after breaking a siege by the Islamic State extremist group on Amirli, some 105 miles north of Baghdad, Iraq, Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014 Iraq's government asked the UN's top human rights body on Monday to investigate alleged crimes against civilians committed by the Islamic State group in its ... (more)
Authorities say three people were killed and two others were injured when their small plane crashed near an airport north of Denver.
Iraqi security forces and Iraqi Shi'ite volunteers carry their weapons during an intensive security deployment to fight against militants of the Islamic State.
The disastrous U.S. invasion of Iraq wasn't just an American war of choice. As much as anything else, it was a war of talking points .
Iraqi security forces and Iraqi Shiite volunteers react after breaking a siege by the Islamic State extremist group on Amerli August 31, 2014.
An Iraqi militia fighter from Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr's Saraya al-Salam , waves a flag next to a rocket launcher during heavy clashes in Tuz Khurmatu in Salaheddin province about 88 kilometres south of Kirkuk on August 31, 2014.
Once again, U.S. Vice President Joe Biden returned to talk about the possibility of dividing Iraq into three federal states - Sunni, Shi'ite and Kurdish.
The United States carried out air strikes on Saturday against Islamic State fighters near the besieged Shi'ite town of Amerli in northern Iraq and airdropped humanitarian aid to civilians trapped there, the Pentagon said.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 08:24 pm
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