Baghdad's Green Zone, a Barometer of War and Peace
Baghdad's Green Zone has been a barometer for tension and conflict in Iraq for nearly two decades.
Rocket Attack Hits Near US Embassy in Baghdad's Green Zone
No one claimed responsibility for the attack.
Syrian Troops Capture 5 Villages in Last Rebel Stronghold
Syrian troops have been advancing on the rebels for nearly two weeks under the cover of Syrian and Russian airstrikes.
Monitors: US-Led Coalition Killed 1,600 Civilians in Raqqa
The U.S.-led coalition said that 1,257 civilians were killed in airstrikes against ISIS over four years in Syria and Iraq.
US-Backed Fighters Launch Final Push to Defeat ISIS in Syria
U.S.-backed and Kurdish-led Syrian forces have launched a final push to defeat the Islamic State group.
ISIS Fights to Hang On a Year After Defeat in Iraq
Cornered in the desert near the Iraqi border -- with nowhere to run -- the ISIS militants are putting up a fierce fight.
US Coalition Targets ISIS Figure Involved in Killing Former Army Ranger
The U.S.-led coalition has targeted a member of the Islamic State group involved in the killing of American Peter Kassig.
Syria Says Military Freed 19 Hostages Held by ISIS since July
Syrian troops have liberated 19 women and children hostages held by the Islamic State group since July.
US, Turkey Begin Patrols Around Northern Syrian Town
Turkish and U.S. troops on Thursday began jointly patrolling areas around the northern Syrian town of Manbij.
Syria Says US-Led Strike Hits Troops in East, US Denies
Iraqi Shiite forces and Syria accused the United States on Monday of targeting their troops inside Syria with an airstrike.
Israel Blamed for Missile Strike in Syria; 14 Reported Dead
Russia and the Syrian military blamed Israel for a missile attack Monday on a Syrian air base that reportedly killed 14.
Violence Rages in Syria as UN Calls to Stop 'Hell on Earth'
Syrian forces launched an offensive on an eastern Damascus suburb despite a U.N. resolution demanding a 30-day cease-fire.
Fighting Rages Amid Turkish Push in Kurdish Enclave in Syria
Intense fighting flared Monday as Turkish troops and their allies advanced on a Kurdish enclave in northwestern Syria.
Syria Cease-fire Holding, Only Minor Violations Reported
The cease-fire in Syria appeared to be holding on Tuesday despite sporadic and minor violations.
Kurdish Fighters in Syria on the March Against ISIS
In contrast to the Iraqi army's failures, Kurdish fighters in Syria are on the march against the Islamic State group.
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The company announced the preliminary results of its accident investigation Monday.
Air Force Warns Against Area 51 Assault Plans as Alien Memes Swamp the Internet
The Facebook event, "Storm Area 51, They Can't Stop All of Us," calls for enthusiasts to show up outside the base Sept. 20.
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Patriots' Kraft Pledges $100K for Families of Bikers Killed in Accident
Bikers from as far as Louisiana and Arizona rode in for the event outside Gillette Stadium to pay their respects.
Military Discipline in the Social Media Age: How the New Top Marine Plans to Lead
Policing social media use for the military's youngest force is a hefty mission.
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Barry Drenches Gulf Coast, but Initially Spares New Orleans
Coast Guard helicopters rescued a dozen people and two pets from flooded areas of Terrebonne Parish, south of New Orleans.
Coast Guard Cutter Holds Line on China During Rare Pacific Deployment
Bertholf returned July 2 from the Coast Guard's first full-length deployment to the Western Pacific in seven years.
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Vice President Mike Pence was on hand to congratulate the crew and watch Munro disgorge a mother lode of drug contraband.