Taking action as militant extremist group the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) expands its reach and heads toward the city
President Barack Obama will deliver a statement on Iraq as militant Sunni extremists continue their march toward Baghdad. The response from the White House South...
Families fled as Mosul fell
As militants take terrain from the Turkish border with Syria to Baghdad, this is what you need to know about their plans
In the news: Iraq moves toward all-out sectarian conflict; Bowe Bergdahl is back in the U.S.; The rise of House Whip Kevin McCarthy
Airstrikes at the top of the list as carrier moves into position
Obama's foreign policy team was caught totally clueless about the insurgency in Iraq.
A desperate Baghdad is pleading for help as militant groups follow their an assault on major cities in northern Iraq by making their way towards the capital
Republicans rip the President as northern Iraqi cities fall to militant extremists
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Sites including Facebook and Youtube appear to be censored as the country appears to be spiraling into chaos
Emboldened by its success in Syria and Iraq, al-Qaeda is widening its reach
Militant Sunni forces are taking territory with lightning speed, moving toward the ultimate goal of establishing a new Islamic Caliphate
The new Palestinian unity government seeks to resolve conflict over the West Bank and Gaza Strip, but its cooperation with Hamas has raised some international...
Over the decades Israel has freed 7,000 prisoners to secure a handful of its soldiers, pleasing the public but encouraging kidnap plots
Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has won what is being called a "landslide" victory but the low voter turnout is undermining his savior image
With democracy besieged in much of Asia and the Muslim world, Indonesia is something of a beacon. The world's most populous Muslim nation has successfully rid...
Agency, amid overcrowding scandal, says case of Kansas City soldier suffering from PTSD symptoms is under investigation
The judge summoned Mark Zuckerberg despite the absence of an extradition treaty between Iran and the U.S.
After pleasing Palestinians a day earlier, the pontiff made a flurry of symbolic moves Monday aimed at healing 2,000 years of tension between the Catholic Church...