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Islamic State issues video of beheading of US hostage
DUBAI (Reuters) - The Islamic State released a video on Tuesday purporting to show the beheading of American hostage Steven Sotloff, raising the stakes in its confrontation with Washington over U.S. air strikes on its insurgents in Iraq. A masked figure in the ...
ISIS executioner 'Jihadi John' threatens to execute British hostage after he ...
Steven Sotloff 'beheading': Tributes pour in for US journalist who Islamic State ...
Video Purports to Show Beheading of US Journalist Steven Sotloff
US strike targets leader of Somali extremist group
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) ? U.S. airstrikes in Somalia may have killed the leader of the Islamic extremist group al-Shabab, with a militant commander saying Tuesday that he was in a car that was struck and that six people died. The leader, Ahmed Abdi ...
Somalia's al-Shabab: Ahmed Abdi Godane targeted by US
US military strike in Somalia targeted al Shabaab leader
Pentagon: Al-Shabab leader was target of airstrike
Lawmakers tell Obama 'we must go after ISIS,' after new video surfaces
Congressional lawmakers urged the Obama administration to crank up the offensive against the Islamic State after another video surfaced purporting to show the graphic execution of an American journalist. Two weeks after American James Foley was ...
Amnesty International: Islamic State carrying out ethnic cleansing
Report Accuses Islamic State Group of War Crimes
Islamic State forcing children to become informers and carry out suicide ...
Obama to Europe: NATO to oppose Russian aggression
WASHINGTON (AP) ? Confronted by a Kremlin-backed military offensive in Ukraine, President Barack Obama and Western allies will approve plans this week to position at least 4,000 troops and military equipment in Eastern Europe, bolstering NATO's ...
Russia Calls on US to Push Ukraine Into Halting Military Campaign
Ukraine crisis: Europe looks to President Obama as Baltic states demand West ...
Russia and Nato headed for nuclear war after Putin brags he could take Kiev
Scottish independence: Yes campaign hails 'breakthrough' with polls closer than ...
The debate over Scottish independence is closer that it has ever been with just over two weeks to go until the vote, according to a new opinion poll hailed as a ?breakthrough? by Yes campaigners. The YouGov survey showed that support for independence ...
Egg-proof Murphy rallies the nay-sayers
Lloyds could move south if Scots vote for independence
First Minister to Visit Local Campaign Shop
Saudi Arabia arrests 88 for being part of Al Qaeda cell
Interior ministry official says 59 of those arrested had previously served prison sentences for similar offences. A top Saudi security official said on Tuesday that police had arrested 88 men suspected of being part of an Al Qaeda cell that was plotting attacks ...
Saudi Arabia says it arrests 88 for preparing "terrorist" raids
Pro-Isil graffiti found in Saudi schools
Saudi Arabia seizes 88 terrorists 'on the verge' of attacks, government says
Voice of America
African leaders talk about rise in extremism
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan said the past decade had seen a significant rise in extremism in Africa, as six African heads of state gathered in the Kenyan capital Nairobi on Tuesday for an African Union counter-terrorism summit. (Sept. 2). Loading?
African Summit to Focus on Terrorist Threat
Fighting al-Shabab in Somalia
UPDATE 1-African leaders seek fund to fight militant groups
Islamic fighters besiege Nigerian city: Senator
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) ? Thousands of Nigerians are fleeing a northeastern city amid conflicting reports that it has been seized by Boko Haram Islamic extremists, a federal senator said Tuesday. The military claims to have repelled the insurgents in fierce ...
Boko Haram kills scores in raid on Nigerian town
Nigerian Army repels Boko Haram attack, kills 59 in Bama
The Daily Star
Attack on Egypt security convoy kills 11
The Daily Star
Army trucks carry Egyptian tanks in a military convoy in El Arish, Egypt's northern Sinai Peninsula August 9, 2012. (AP Photo). Connect; Tweet; RSS; Follow; Email; Print; Share. Reuters. CAIRO: An attack on a convoy killed 11 members of the Egyptian security ...
Attack on Egypt security convoy kills 11 in Sinai
Attack on Egypt security convoy kills 11 in Sinai-security sources
Islamist roadside bomb kills 11 Egyptian soldiers in Sinai
Chris Brown pleads guilty to punching man in Washington assault case
Chris Brown pleaded guilty on Tuesday to punching a man in the face outside a Washington hotel, an assault that occurred while the singer was on probation for attacking his then-girlfriend Rihanna. Brown pleaded guilty to misdemeanor assault and was ...
Singer Chris Brown pleads guilty to punching fan, says sorry
Another knock for Brown's rap sheet
Chris Brown pleads guilty to assault