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President Obama has said that the U.S. is prepared to take targeted military action in Iraq to confront insurgents and that he will consult Congress. But he's said nothing about seeking its approval.
During a sermon in Baghdad, Nassir al-Saedi said they would ready for "the occupier" "if you are back." Meanwhile, ISIS took control of two towns.
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New-agers, pagans and modern-day Druids began the longest day of the year with songs, dance and yoga at the ancient stones on Salisbury Plain.
The National Park Service is moving to ban drones from 84 million acres of public lands and waterways, saying that unmanned aircraft annoy visitors, harass wildlife and threaten safety.
Ukraine's interior ministry says government troops will start a unilateral, seven-day ceasefire later Friday as a first step to de-escalate the conflict with pro-Russia separatists.
The newly expanded benefits would allow people in a same-sex marriage to take time off from work to care for their spouses, no matter which state they live in.
The little girl lost her right arm last year when she picked up a grenade following a firefight between U.S. and Taliban forces.
President Barack Obama on Thursday called on Iraqi leaders to govern with a more "inclusive agenda" to ensure the country does not descend into civil war.
A preliminary report released Thursday says the trucker, who seriously injured comedian Tracy Morgan, was driving 65 mph at the time of the June 7 crash.
Former President Bill Clinton has been selected to receive the PGA Distinguished Service Award. He is the third former president to be chosen by the PGA of America.
Iraq's government is using limited air attacks to strike back at the Sunni group known as ISIS, which now controls large areas of Iraq's north.
Nearly four dozen Sunni detainees were gunned down north of Baghdad as ominous signs emerged Tuesday that open warfare between the two main Muslim sects has returned to Iraq.
Since beef prices are going up, food processors are once again looking to cheap "lean finely-textured beef," the so-called "pink slime."
The capture of Ahmed Abu Khattala marks the first time the U.S has apprehended one of the accused perpetrators in the 2012 attack.
Residents who were evacuated Monday have been allowed to return to sift through the destruction.