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(Arlington, VA) -- Pentagon spokesman John Kirby is insisting that the U.S.-led campaign against ISIS is working. However, he is repeating warnings that it will take a long time to degrade and defeat the terrorist group. In a Pentagon briefing Friday, Admiral Kirby brushed off...
(London) -- England's Queen Elizabeth is entering the world of social media. The 88-year-old British monarch sent her very first tweet today to mark the opening of an Information Age exhibition at London's Science Museum. She used the official Twitter account of Buckingham...
(New York, NY) -- A physician who recently returned from west Africa is in isolation at New York's Bellevue Hospital after testing positive for Ebola. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo tells NBC's "Today" he's confident the correct protocols were followed when Doctor Craig Spencer...
(Ottawa, ON) -- Canadian authorities say the suspected Ottawa gunman had applied for a passport because he planned to go to Syria. Investigators also are looking into how Michael Zehaf-Bibeau obtained a gun since he had a criminal record. A U.S. official revealed he had recently...
(Washington, DC) -- An Iraqi report includes claims that ISIS militants may have used a chemical weapon against Iraqi police officers. A spokesperson for the National Security Council says they are reviewing a report by the Iraqi Defense Ministry that contends ISIS forces used...
(Paris) -- The head of France's armed forces says planes from his country have taken out 12 ISIS targets in Iraq. French jets dropped 70 bombs on the 12 buildings, destroying an arsenal of weapons controlled by ISIS. France declined to say where the targets were located inside...
(Ottawa, Quebec) -- Canadian officials continue to operate on high alert while probing Wednesday's attack on Parliament Hill. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police are continuing to look for anyone who may have provided support to Michael Zehaf-Bibeau . RCMP Commissioner Bob Paulson...
(Washington, DC) -- U.S. Treasury Undersecretary David Cohen says ISIS earns about one-million dollars a day through the sale of smuggled oil. Another 20-million has been earned this year in kidnappings-for-ransom. In a White House briefing, Cohen said the U.S. and partners are...
(Beijing) -- Facebook's top man is speaking the language of the land during a visit to China. Mark Zuckerberg took part in a Q&A at a university in Beijing Wednesday, and surprised most everyone by answering all the questions in Mandarin Chinese. The 30-year-old billionaire'...