President Barack Obama said Sunday it's time for the U.S. to "start going on some offense" against the group calling itself the Islamic State (also ISIS or ISIL), saying he would make an address to the
Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney on Sunday ripped into President Obama for his handling of the Islamic State militant group and other foreign policy decisions, accusing the president
Nabil Elaraby says jihadist group is a threat to the existence of Iraq and its neighbours as Barack Obama prepares to unveil his own plan to act The head of the Arab League urged its members on Sunday
The Obama administration is reportedly preparing a campaign to destroy the Islamic State militant group that could outlast the president's remaining time in office, according to a published report. The
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Chris Hillbruner has a little-known job with an extraordinary responsibility: to determine how close a given country has come to famine. In his six years at the U.S. government's Famine Early Warning Network,
In the aftermath of the police shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, last August, police officers from throughout St. Louis County were dispatched there to respond to mounting protests.