International

(Gaza) -- Hamas says three of its senior commanders were killed by an Israel air strike Thursday. These are the three highest-ranking casualties Hamas has announced since the Israel offensive began six weeks ago. Hamas says the three commanders had led operations against Israel...
(Washington, DC) -- The Treasury Department is cracking down on financial companies providing money and arms to the Taliban. The U.S. is slapping sanctions on several international money transferring businesses, labeling them global terrorists for supplying services to the...
(Arlington, VA) -- Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is expressing deep condolences over the beheading of veteran American journalist James Foley. During a Pentagon briefing, Hagel noted that Foley was "savagely murdered" by a ruthless Islamic terrorist group that has been rampaging...
(Washington, DC) -- The U.S. government is reiterating they will not negotiate with terrorists. In a news briefing, State Department spokesperson Marie Harf said that includes ransom demands. She was pressed about ISIS demands for ransoms for captive westerners. Harf noted that...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is ordering more airstrikes on ISIS forces today. U.S. Central Command says the areas that are being targeted are near the Mosul Dam. Obama is keeping his promise that he would act against the terror group in the wake of American journalist...
(Washington, DC) -- Attorney General Eric Holder is vowing that people will be held accountable for the beheading of American journalist James Foley. During a news briefing, Holder said the Justice Department has opened a formal investigation into Foley's death. He noted that...
(Undated) -- British authorities are on the hunt for a homegrown terrorist believed to have carried out the brutal beheading of an American journalist. Multiple media sources are reporting the man wielding the knife in a chilling video showing the death of James Foley is a...
(Undated) -- Hamas says Israeli air strikes killed three of the militant Palestinian group's senor military commanders in Gaza today. Israel's military says its forces carried out 20 assaults on Gaza today, but would not comment on what would be the deaths of the most senior...
(Undated) -- An investigation hearing opens today for a Marine corporal suspected of deserting his post twice and disappearing for nearly ten years. Wasseff Ali Hassoun disappeared from his unit in Iraq during the summer of 2004. It wasn't clear if he had abandoned his post or...