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Terrorism

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  • US reviewing how it deals with families of American hostages

    WASHINGTON The Obama administration is reviewing its policies for helping the families of Americans held hostage overseas, following criticism from Congress and families of captives later executed by the Islamic State. Obama directed the review over...
  • Obama administration reviewing hostage policies, but not ransom ban

    President Obama has ordered a review of his administration’s handling of kidnappings by terrorist organizations, the White House confirmed Tuesday, but that review does not include a reconsideration of U.S. policy against paying ransom for hostages....
  • Forces enter Iraq's biggest refinery once under Islamic State siege

    Forces enter Iraq's biggest refinery once under Islamic State siege
    Security forces entered Iraq's largest refinery for the first time on Tuesday after months of battling Islamic State militants who had surrounded it, a police colonel said. Police sources said security forces were clearing out mines from the refinery...
  • The Jews and terror

    Some random thoughts on recent events in Israel and Palestine. THE JEWS AND TERROR. Mahmoud Abbas, president of the Palestinian Authority, dedicated a square in Ramallah to the people that perpetrated the massacre at the Munich Olympic Games in 1972. The...
  • Jury to get case of Palestinian immigrant convicted in 1969 killings in Israel

    DETROIT To prosecutors, Rasmieh Odeh is a terrorist who killed Israelis in 1969 and then lied about it when trying to become a U.S. citizen. To her supporters in the Arab-American community, Odeh is a role model, someone who has been unjustly targeted by...
  • ISIS Power unplugs from name

    ISIS Power unplugs from name
    ISIS Power, an Elk Grove Village manufacturer of automotive electrical wiring systems, isn't a terrorist organization. That's what president and founder Jay Harris has been telling customers and the curious alike for months. But sharing a name with a...
  • Attorney-general nominee Lynch praised as 'tough' and 'fair'

    Attorney-general nominee Lynch praised as 'tough' and 'fair'
    When the African American Delta Sigma Theta sorority chapter was established at Harvard College in 1980, its first members included two undergraduates named Loretta Lynch and Sharon Malone. Decades later, Lynch, the top federal prosecutor in Brooklyn,...
  • U.S. aid worker Peter Kassig beheaded by Islamic State

    Islamic State militants have beheaded Peter Kassig, a U.S. aid worker and former Army Ranger who was captured last year in Syria while on a private humanitarian mission, the White House confirmed Sunday. U.S. officials authenticated a 16-minute video,...
  • The story of Iraq is told in one woman's life � and 3 sons' deaths

    BAGHDAD Ghazia Ahmed al-Jabouri, a diminutive mother of 14, can trace Iraq's catastrophes through the upheavals in her own 79-year-long life. She not only has endured the violent deaths of three of her 10 sons, but she also survived two attempts on her...
  • Man indicted after threat against Lake County Courthouse, Gurnee police

    Man indicted after threat against Lake County Courthouse, Gurnee police
    The Chicago Tribune Media Group's Lake County News-Sun reports: A man who allegedly threatened to "light up" the Gurnee Police Department and the Lake County Courthouse was indicted this week on charges of making a terrorism threat. A Lake County...
  • In Australia, Obama looks for help cutting cash flow to Islamic State

    BRISBANE, Australia President Barack Obama arrived in Australia on Saturday looking for help on one of the most difficult tasks in the fight against the Islamic State: cutting off the millions of dollars flowing to one of the world's best-funded terrorist...