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NYC police commissioner: Hatchet attack was terror

NEW YORK (AP) — A brazen daylight hatchet attack against a group of police officers on a busy New York street was a terrorist act by a reclusive …

Multiple shooters reported in Canada attack

<b>(CNN)</b> -- First a soldier guarding a hallowed war memorial was gunned down in Canada's capital. Then shots erupted in the halls of the country's Parliament minutes later.<p>The two shootings in Ottawa Wednesday left lawmakers barricaded inside offices and parts of the city on lockdown for hours as …

Canada raises terrorism threat level

Canada has raised its terrorism threat level from low to medium after what officials called 'increased chatter' from radical Islamist groups.<p>It follows an attack on two soldiers in Quebec on Monday, which the authorities say was linked to terrorism. One soldier was injured, the other died.<p>Wendy …

Iraqi Forces Clash With ISIS Fighters West of Baghdad

BAGHDAD, Oct 22 (Reuters) - Iraqi army tanks and armored vehicles on Wednesday fought off an advance by Islamic State militants on the town of Amiriya Fallujah, west of the Iraqi capital Baghdad, army sources said, part of a multinational effort to check the group's progress.<p>The sources added that …

Gov't official: Canadian soldier shot near Parliament has died

OTTAWA — A Canadian soldier was shot and killed Wednesday while standing guard at a war memorial in the nation's capital in Ottawa, and a gunman was killed after racing inside Parliament.<p>Canada's Prime Minister, in an evening address to his nation, described the "despicable acts" as terrorism.<p>"In …

ISIS Hostage Abdul-Rahman Kassig: 'I'm Pretty Scared to Die'

World<p>An Army Ranger-turned-aid worker held hostage by ISIS militants in Syria admitted to his parents he was “pretty scared to die” but also urged them to “seek refuge and comfort” from his humanitarian work.<p>Abdul-Rahman Kassig — who was born Peter but changed his name when he converted to Islam …

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Bush on ISIS: America has learned 'lesson' about Iraq

Former President George W. Bush, who before leaving office warned against withdrawing U.S. troops from Iraq too early, told Fox News that America has since learned the "lesson" that Iraqis are not yet capable of providing for their own security.<p>The former president, who spoke with Fox News' Brian …

Accused White House fence jumper pleads not guilty

The man who allegedly jumped a White House fence last month and breached the mansion's doors pleaded not guilty Wednesday.<p>A federal judge in the District of Columbia ordered additional mental testing on Omar Gonzalez, a 42-year-old Iraq war veteran, to determine whether he is competent to stand …

CNN pundit destroys Laura Ingraham’s Ebola remarks: “It’s worse than a stretch; it’s stooping”

<b>Laura Ingraham (ABC News)</b><p>Laura Ingraham claimed that Obama’s “connection with Africa” caused him to make poor decisions regarding Ebola<p>Joanna Rothkopf<p>October 2, 2014 4:17pm (UTC)<p>On Wednesday's edition of "The Laura Ingraham Show," Laura Ingraham made some despicably naive and misleading comments …