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Israel Threatens 'Heavy Price' As Child Killed

A mortar bomb fired from the Gaza Strip has killed a four-year-old child in Israel, according to emergency officials.

The attack occurred early on Friday evening in the southern Israeli village of in Sdot Negev, near the frontier. 53 more words

World News

Chicago A Top Terror Target; Ominous Tweet Connects ISIS Threat In City

CHICAGO (CBS) — Over the past six years, Chicago has become a top potential target for international terrorists, a top security expert said Friday, making the posting of a veiled threat by Islamic radicals on Twitter a higher cause for concern. 87 more words

US News

ISIS Comes to the Homeland

What was a ragtag, loosely organized and under-financed terrorist outfit President Obama once labeled a “JV team” has now grown into the “richest, most violent and heavily armed terrorist organization in the world,” in the words of one U.S. 944 more words

ISIS wanted "Lady Al Qaeda" freed for James Foley

The Obama administration, under questioning over how it handles hostage negotiations, reiterated Friday that it will not pay ransom to terrorists groups.

“We will not provide funds for terrorist organisms,” Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes said, confirming a long-standing Washington policy amid claims from Islamic State jihadists that other countries had paid to have their nationals freed. 52 more words

International

Report Details Hamas’ Responsibility for Destruction of Gaza Strip

FreeBeacon

A declassified intelligence report released by the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) this week showed Hamas terrorists have been firing rockets at Israel from heavily populated civilian areas, including churches, United Nations facilities, Red Cross stations, hospitals, schools, children’s playgrounds, and a number of other areas.

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Islam

News You Really Need To See: "Boko Haram Crisis: Nigeria Militants 'Seize Police Academy'"

“Boko Haram Crisis: Nigeria Militants ‘Seize Police Academy'”

BBC News, August 21, 2014

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-28884665

“Northern Nigeria’s riot police training academy has been overrun by Boko Haram Islamist militants, a witness in Borno state has told the BBC. 177 more words

Military