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Prince Harry Gets Heartbreakingly Honest About Dealing With Grief

"For a huge part of my life I didn’t really want to think about it."<p>Prince Harry is honoring his mother by opening up about his own grief over her death.<p>The prince spoke with U.K.-based television outlet ITV about how he handled the tragedy and the impact it had on his mental health.<p>“I never really …

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Prince Harry could propose to Meghan Markle in 2017 as royal romance gets Queen's approval – report

Suits actress has reportedly met Prince William, Kate Middleton and their children.<p>While it took Kate Middleton five years to be introduced to the …

The Queen cancels traditional Christmas break at Sandringham 'after falling ill'

The Queen and Prince Philip have postponed plans for their traditional Christmas break at Sandringham after they both fell ill with heavy colds.<p>The …

Donald Trump and the death of “presidential”: Will this clown destroy what’s left of America’s prestige?

<b>Donald Trump plays golf on July 10, 2012 in Balmedie, Scotland. (Getty/Ian MacNicol)</b><p>Trump and his followers don’t care whether he’s seen as dignified or responsible. They’ll soon learn why it matters<p>Bob Cesca<p>December 21, 2016 5:00pm (UTC)<p>Donald Trump clearly doesn’t care whether he’s seen as …

Donald Trump

The Take: Can Donald Trump actually be the Republican nominee?

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. — Eighteen days before the Iowa caucuses, the Republican nomination contest has come down to two big questions: Can Donald Trump actually become the party’s 2016 presidential nominee, and if he falters, who can emerge to seize the crown?<p>What was unthinkable a few months ago …

'A catastrophe': Yazidi survivor recalls horror of evading ISIS and death

People of the Yazidi faith in northern Iraq face an impossible choice: Stay and risk being killed by Islamist insurgents, or flee across the barren desert, facing starvation and thirst.<p>Its hard to imagine the suffering that minority Yazidis have endured in recent weeks as they've fled from ISIS …

Isis releases propaganda video as Iraqis continue to flee - video

Iraqi refugees talk about their escape from the country's north, as Isis releases a new video purporting to show the group's military gains. The video, believed to have been shot in the past week, shows militants raising flags over Iraqi government buildings and landmarks. The group has forced tens …

Iraq crisis: Troops swell in Baghdad amid ISIS threat, humanitarian nightmare

A crisis so dire that families are fleeing to Syria. A militant threat so strong that U.S. forces are striking from the sky. And political strife so tense that it could derail hopes for government stability.<p>As Iraq's political and humanitarian crises escalate at the same time, foreign countries are …

Women Stoned To Death By ISIS Fighters In Syria For Adultery

A cleric read the verdict before the truck came and dumped a large pile of stones near the municipal garden. Jihadi fighters then brought in the …

McCain: ISIS a direct threat to U.S. - CNN Video

'A catastrophe': Yazidi survivor recalls horror of evading ISIS and death

People of the Yazidi faith in northern Iraq face an impossible choice: Stay and risk being killed by Islamist insurgents, or flee across the barren desert, facing starvation and thirst.<p>Its hard to imagine the suffering that minority Yazidis have endured in recent weeks as they've fled from ISIS …

Officials: ISIS recruiting on the rise in Sunni areas of Iraq

Abu Raad pleaded with his son not to volunteer.<p>But there was nothing he says he could say to talk his 19-year-old son out of joining ISIS, which refers to itself as the Islamic State and is formerly known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria.<p>"I don't know what they told him," Abu Raad told CNN by …

ISIS militants killed hundreds of Yazidis, Iraqi minister says - France 24

Militants belonging to the Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS or ISIL) have killed at least 500 members of the Yazidi ethnic minority, burying some victims alive in a mass grave found in northern Iraq, an official said Sunday.<p>Iraq’s Human Rights Minister Mohammed Shia al-Sudani said news …

Dehydration or massacre: Thousands in ISIS chokehold - CNN.com

<b>(CNN)</b> -- The Sinjar Mountains rise suddenly from the endless desert of northern Iraq, a ridge of craggy rock some 50 kilometers (30 miles) long, running east to west. Barren and windswept, some 1,400 meters (4,600 feet) high, they make a forbidding sight. But for centuries, they have been the …

ISIS: A Threat Far Worse Than Al Qaeda

On the evening of September 20, 2001, I listened to President George W. Bush address America in the aftermath of the most substantial terror attack in world history.<p>In assessing what had happened, and outlining what America's response would be to the threat of al Qaeda, there was one sentence that …

Six Steps the World Must Take Now to Stop the Horror of ISIS

The international community's response to the humanitarian crisis in Iraq driven by ISIS jihadists against minorities has been grossly inadequate and slow. The founding words of the United Nations -- "Never again" -- ring hollow as the UN and powerful member states lack the willpower to intervene …

America Runs the Risk of Ground Troops If President Obama Fails to Save Iraq From ISIS

All air strikes are planned alongside the possibility of ground troops being deployed, even if President Obama states, "American combat troops are not going to be fighting in Iraq again...We do not have the ability to simply solve this problem by sending in thousands of troops and committing the …

Middle East

15 Shocking Numbers That Will Make You Pay Attention To What ISIS Is Doing In Iraq

Over the past few months, the Islamic State, an al-Qaeda offshoot formerly known as ISIS, has mounted a brutal campaign in Syria and Iraq that has allowed it to expand its ranks and win large swaths of new territory. With the stated goal of establishing a Sunni caliphate -- or an Islamic state …

Former Top CIA Official: US Strategy In Iraq Won't Destroy ISIS, But Here's What Will

Former CIA Deputy Director Michael Morell said the current strategy being carried out by the Obama administration is "not going to destroy" ISIS.<p>TV host Charlie Rose asked Morell what was the ultimate goal of the current U.S. strategy in Iraq.<p>"The goal in the short-term is to keep the ISIS fighters …

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Man arrested after overseas trip, accused of sympathizing with ISIS

U.S. authorities arrested an American man returning from overseas who they say is a sympathizer of the terrorist group ISIS.<p>Donald Ray Morgan was arrested on August 2 on arrival at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport from Frankfurt, Germany, according to federal court documents.<p>A …

Humanitarian Crisis in Iraq: Hundreds of Women Reportedly Captured by ISIS as Yazidis Flee

The humanitarian crisis in Iraq continued to escalate over the weekend: Late Friday, the Associated Press reported that hundreds of Yazidi (sometimes spelled Yezidi) women under the age of 35 were being held in Mosul, Iraq's second-largest city. Their captors: Islamic State militants (also called …

French military effort against ISIS ‘should focus on Lebanon’

France would be better placed supporting efforts against Islamic State in Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS or ISIL) militants in Lebanon rather than on the Kurdish front, specialists told FRANCE 24 on Monday.<p>French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius on Monday wrote to EU foreign affairs chief Catherine …

Haider Al-Abadi: Bomb Isis Or We'll Ask Iran To Do It, Top Iraqi Politician Warns United States

<i>HuffPost UK's Mehdi Hasan interviewed Iraqi lawmaker Dr Haider Al-Abadi in June, after the capture of Mosul by Isis militants. On 11 August, the</i> …

ISIS Has Been Bombing Baghdad for Years

Ad­min­is­tra­tion of­fi­cials have said re­peatedly that the United States will launch air­strikes if IS­IS ad­vances on Bagh­dad, but the Sunni …

EU and U.S. announce new sanctions on Russia over Ukraine

BRUSSELS/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The European Union and the United States on Tuesday announced further sanctions against Russia, targeting its energy, banking and defence sectors in the strongest international action yet over Moscow’s support for rebels in eastern Ukraine.<p>The measures mark the start …

Britain will not start World War Three over Ukraine, David Cameron says

The Prime Minister compared Russia’s behaviour in Ukraine to Germany’s before both break out of the First and Second world wars<p>Britain is not going to start World War Three over Russia’s involvement in Ukraine, David Cameron has said.<p>The Prime Minister compared Russia’s behaviour in Ukraine to …

Australian PM denounces image of seven-year-old boy holding a severed head as 'barbaric'

Tony Abbott says photograph of seven-year-old Australian boy holding a decapitated head in Syria shows need to battle Islamic extremists<p>A graphic image which apparently shows the seven-year-old son of an Australian jihadist in Syria holding a decapitated head has been described as ''barbaric'' by …