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December 30, 2016 4:40 AM Inside an ISIS Bunker

Booby-trapped houses above. A city strewn with bombs ahead. And below, a network of tunnels fit for a terror army. BAA’SHIQA, Iraq—The ISIS fighter’s black-hooded jacket is still hanging on a hook on the wall, and his sleeping blankets cover the floor tangled with pillows and abandoned clothes in the now-empty cave. It’s perhaps 50 feet deep down a long dark, claustrophobia-inducing 28

December 23, 2016 9:25 AM WATCH: Moment ISIS vessel is blown sky-high by pinpoint airstrike near Mosul

THIS is the explosive moment an ISIS vessel was destroyed after a pinpoint airstrike blew it out of the water near Mosul. The Iraqi military is also struggling to fight the terrorists as they are being cautious so as not to harm any of the thousands of civilians trapped inside Mosul. In this string of attacks by the coalition, 18 strikes were conducted 56

December 11, 2016 11:00 AM Delays after Dartford tunnel was closed

Traffic had to be held temporarily for a short time after an incident near the Dartford Crossing at the M25. The incident involved the tunnels having to be closed. Earlier this morning the east bore structure was shut, before work started on the west bore tunnel, which was also closed. Congestion had earlier reached the M25 anticlockwise between J1A A282 / A206 Crossways 16

December 10, 2016 11:50 AM Former Major League pitcher becomes police officer

ELIZABETH, N.J. (AP) — A former Major League Baseball pitcher has hung up his jersey and become a police officer. Anthony Varvaro graduated from the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey police academy on Friday. He was a relief pitcher for the Boston Red Sox, Atlanta Braves and Seattle Mariners from 2010 to 2015. He went 7-9 in six seasons before 17

December 5, 2016 4:49 AM Police Say Gunman Arrested at Comet Ping Pong in Washington, D.C. Was ‘Investigating’ Pizza Gate Fake News Conspiracy Theory

Three days ago, the owner of Comet Ping Pong, a popular, family-oriented restaurant in upscale northwest Washington, D.C., took to Facebook to assure customers that it was safe to patronize his business despite months of harassment and death threats by far right-wing conspiracy theorists. “There have been no hostile situations at the venue, and we do not anticipate 33

November 13, 2016 8:22 PM U.S. Can’t Find ISIS Prisoners

Captured ISIS fighters should be an invaluable source of intelligence in the fight for the terror group’s Iraqi capital. But U.S. forces have only questioned ‘a handful’ of them. It’s the most important battle in the war against the self-proclaimed Islamic State to date: the fight to retake Mosul, the terror group’s Iraqi capital. But so far, the U.S. military 21

November 9, 2016 10:22 AM Transcript: Donald Trump’s Victory Speech

Hillary has worked very long and very hard over a long period of time, and we owe her a major debt of gratitude for her service to our country. Now it’s time for America to bind the wounds of division; have to get together. To all Republicans and Democrats and independents across this nation, I say it is time for us to come together as one united people 24

November 6, 2016 3:20 PM Everything you ever wanted to know about the US Presidential election

The gender gap is a standard feature of US elections. Women are more likely to vote Democrat than men, and have been throughout the modern era, but they have never overwhelmingly rejected a nominee supported by a majority of men before. How much of this is down to the historic nature of Hillary Clinton’s candidacy as the first female president in waiting 53

November 4, 2016 11:24 PM Federal authorities investigating threat of pre-election attacks

Federal authorities are investigating a possible threat from al-Qaeda to carry out pre-election terror attacks, leading officials in at least three states to take precautions, according to federal and state officials. The nature of the threat, which CBS News reported first, remains vague, and local and federal authorities said they are still assessing 26

November 4, 2016 9:26 PM U.S. Government Warns of Possible Al-Qaida Attack on Election Day

A U.S. government source in Washington said some federal agencies sent bulletins to local and state officials flagging the information. Federal officials have warned authorities in New York, Texas and Virginia about an unspecific threat of attacks by the Al-Qaida militant group around Election Day, putting local law enforcement on alert the weekend before 27 1