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Iraqi gunmen stand next to a rebel-made mortar launcher left behind by Islamic State group fighters in Barwanah in the Anbar province, after government forces backed by militiamen retook the town, according to local pro-government forces on...
I found myself chuckling aloud at the otherwise most unremarkable line in President Obama’s Wednesday night address to the nation. “This is our strategy,” he intoned. Then he ticked off four points. It was hard not to believe the leader of the free...
Yahoo headquarters in Sunnyvale, California. Photo via Wikimedia Commons/CoolcaesarWASHINGTON — Yahoo’s free email service could have cost the company an extra quarter of a million dollars a day. The government called for the huge fine in 2008...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: President Obama picked up support at home and abroad today for the growing battle against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. It came the day after his televised address to the nation. Our chief...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: In other news today, the nation marked the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks and honored the nearly 3,000 people killed that day. Names of the victims were again read aloud in Shanksville,...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSBoehner: ‘Give the president what he’s asking for’ Obama’s airstrike plan met with support and skepticism from the Hill Republicans delay funding vote, anticipating president’s request to arm Syrian...