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Islamic Militants Take Over U.S. Compound In Libya, Throw Pool Party [VIDEO]

Scott Greer
Associate Editor
Libya Shield Force members are seen near a building on fire, which witnesses say was hit by a rocket, after clashes between rival militias in the Sarraj district of Tripoli August 23, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer

An Islamic militia has claimed it "secured" a compound belonging to the United States Embassy in the Libyan capitol of Tripoli, coming nearly two years after the attack on Benghazi that killed U.S. ambassador Chris Stevens.

Report: Coverage For End-Of-Life Planning Could Soon Be Approved

12:33 PM 08/31/2014

The controversial issue of reimbursing doctors discussing end-of-life plans with patients has re-emerged -- minus the "death panel" label -- with the chance it may soon be covered by Medicare.

Islamic Militants Assault U.N. Peacekeepers In Golan Heights

4:53 PM 08/30/2014

Al-Qaida linked Syrian rebels battled U.N. military peacekeepers Saturday in the Golan Heights, forcing some of the international troops to flee into Israeli territory to escape being captured by the group known as the Nusra Front.

Saudi Arabia’s King: ISIS Will Reach America In Two Months

11:09 AM 08/30/2014

Saudi Arabia's head of state, King Abdullah, issued a dire warning to the West if they choose to ignore the Muslim extremist group the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS).

Report: Foley Execution Video May Have Been Staged

11:09 PM 08/24/2014

The brutal video depicting the beheading of American journalist James Foley shocked the world but some experts are now finding evidence that it could have been staged.

Hardened Ferguson Riot Correspondent Mistakes Earplugs For Rubber Bullets

5:54 PM 08/17/2014

One of the journalists arrested at a McDonald's earlier this week in Ferguson, Mo. mistook earplugs for rubber bullets, and tweeted an image of the noise guards from the riot torn town early Sunday.

Report: Islamic State Beheaded Several People From Syrian Tribe

4:26 PM 08/16/2014

The Islamic State (IS) continues to commit atrocities in Iraq as news broke Saturday that the radical jihadist group had reportedly executed 700 people from an enemy tribe in Syria, with civilians constituting the majority of the victims.

Injustice: Mr. T Cut From Jury Duty

11:45 AM 08/16/2014

In what might go down as a great miscarriage of justice, the famous actor Mr. T was cut from jury duty after answering the call to do his civic service.

‘AVOID!’ France Warns Citizens Not To Visit Ferguson, Mo.

3:58 PM 08/14/2014

As rioting continues to consume the northern St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, Missouri, one foreign government has long considered the area too dangerous for its citizens to visit.

NASCAR Star Tony Stewart Hits And Kills Driver On Race Track [VIDEO]

9:25 AM 08/10/2014

NASCAR driver and three-time Sprint Cup champion Tony Stewart struck and killed a walking driver during a sprint car race in Canandaigua, N.Y., Saturday night.

Jihadists Stoned Women To Death In Syria

5:25 PM 08/09/2014

Militants affiliated with the notorious Islamic State (IS) stoned two woman to death in northern Syria last month.

DNC Chair Thinks Sen. Ted Cruz Is Speaker Of The House

3:56 PM 08/01/2014

Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz believes that Republican Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas is the Speaker of the House of Representatives, instead of the actual speaker, John Boehner.

Federal Court Orders DOJ To Release Fast And Furious Information

11:18 PM 07/31/2014

The Obama administration lost a crucial legal battle on July 18 when a federal court ordered the White House to release previously withheld information on Operation Fast and Furious to the government watchdog group Judicial Watch.

DHS Report: Tuberculosis And Scabies Spreading In Migrant Holding Facilities

4:39 PM 07/31/2014

The Department of Homeland Security's report on the facilities housing the recent flood of "unaccompanied alien children" (UAC) from Central America describes conditions where diseases such as tuberculosis (TB) and scabies are spreading, and staff are being exposed to human waste.

Court Strikes Down D.C.’s Ban On Carrying Handguns In Public

10:55 PM 07/26/2014

In a measure that is likely to cause a fiery debate over gun laws in the nation's capital, the U.S. District Court of the District of Columbia struck down Washington's ban on carrying handguns in public on Saturday.

Former CIA Officials Furious They Can’t Review Senate Torture Report

2:21 PM 07/26/2014

Several former CIA officials are outraged that the Senate withdrew its offer to allow them to read an extensive report on interrogation techniques that many of them are implicated in.

Dem Senator Plagiarized His War College Thesis

4:34 PM 07/23/2014

Montana Democratic Sen. John Walsh is in deep water after revelations surfaced that he copied the work of others for his U.S. Army War College thesis without proper attribution -- a practice otherwise known as plagiarism.

Obama Family Vacation Prompts Two-Week Long Flight Restriction For Martha’s Vineyard

12:33 PM 07/21/2014

The Obama family's annual August trip to Martha's Vineyard is putting a draconian damper on the ritzy Massachusetts island's jet-setting residents' summer travel plans.

Rebels Take Control Of Bodies From MH17 Crash, Store Them In Train Cars

1:32 PM 07/20/2014

Pro-Russian Separatists have taken control of the bodies from Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 on Sunday, and are storing them in refrigerated train cars.