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(Washington, DC) -- The Obama administration says there are currently no plans to raise U.S. security procedures further due to the threat of ISIS. Britain raised its terror alert level today to "severe" due to the threat of terrorism related to ISIS. White House spokesman Josh...
(New York, NY) -- Stocks are closing higher as markets post a fourth week of gains. The bullish sentiment is being fueled by stronger-than-expected economic reports and gains by Apple, Google and Tesla. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose nearly 19 points to finish the week at...
(Geneva) -- The United Nations is weighing in on the issue of police brutality against minorities in America. The UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination released a reported today that was prompted by the shooting of Michael Brown and the violent crackdown on...
(Arlington, VA) -- The cost of U.S. military action in Iraq is quickly rising. Pentagon spokesman Rear Admiral John Kirby says operations are costing roughly seven and a half million dollars each day. Kirby noted that operations didn't start out at that multi-million-dollar...
(Washington, DC) -- The White House says there are currently no plans to raise U.S. security procedures further due to the threat of ISIS. Presidential spokesman Josh Earnest remarked today that the U.S. is always acting to counter terrorism in both seen and unseen ways, and the...
(Hampton, GA) -- Tony Stewart is ready to return to the track after a fatal racing accident earlier this month. The embattled NASCAR driver will race in Sunday's Sprint Cup event at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Stewart says he will never be the same after this incident. Stewart has...
(London) -- Britain's terror alert level is being raised. Speaking after his government upped the level to "severe," British Prime Minister David Cameron said the root cause of the threat is the "poisonous ideology" of Islamist extremism -- more specifically ISIS. Cameron said...
(Napa, CA) -- A man in Napa, California, is safe after being rescued from his quake-damaged home. Robert Lewis Tyler tells ABC-7 he entered his home last night to recover a World War Two German helmet and some clothing. That's when his home suddenly collapsed another foot-and-a-...
(Beirut) -- The U.S. is sending nearly 20-million-dollars in weapons to Lebanon to counter a threat from Islamist insurgents. Embassy officials in Beirut confirm shipments of assault rifles, anti-tank missiles and mortars are being sent to support Lebanon's army. The move comes...