ISIS' territorial losses around Mosul are forcing it to become more to focused on popup attacks rather than holding ground, experts say.
Federal prosecutors are urging a judge to order the continued detention of a Maryland man accused of stealing highly classified materials from NSA
The announcement came as a shock to many Venezuelans, who were gearing up for the chance to sign petitions next week seeking Nicolas Maduro's removal.
A flotilla believed to be heading to support Russian operations in Syria has sailed within sight of the English coast.
The top United Nations human rights official said Friday that the siege and bombing of the Syrian city of Aleppo constituted 'crimes of historic proportions.' Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, a Jordanian prince and the current U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights, referred to Aleppo as 'a slaughterhouse.' The UNHCR warned in August that at least 250,000 civilians have been trapped in the rebel-held eastern part of Aleppo since early July. In the last week of September alone, UNICEF reported that 96 children in Aleppo were killed in attacks, and 223 children were injured.