US: Airstrikes push some militants from Kobani

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US Pentagon said Kobani it may fall under the extremists’ control because air power alone cannot prevent it…

Islamic State wages assault on Syrian border town

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Islamic State fighters backed by tanks and artillery pushed into an embattled Syrian town on the border with Turkey on Monday…

Video: Islamic State group beheads British hostage

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An Internet video released Friday purports to show an IS group fighter beheading British hostage Alan Henning…

Kurds claim advances in Iraq as Britain joins fray

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Kurdish fighters in northern Iraq captured a border crossing with Syria on Tuesday, expelling Islamic State militants in heavy fighting…

Obama: US ‘underestimated’ Islamic State threat

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President Barack Obama is acknowledging that U.S. intelligence agencies underestimated the threat from Islamic State militants…

Britain joins fight against Islamic State group

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Britain, Belgium and Denmark joined the U.S.-led coalition of nations that are launching airstrikes on IS group militants in Iraq…

Iraqi PM: Plot to attack US, Paris subways

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Iraq’s prime minister said intelligence operation has uncovered a plot for an imminent attack on subway systems in United States and Paris…

More women joining ISIS

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More women joining ISIS…

US says airstrikes may have ‘disrupted’ plotting

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Airstrikes in Syria may have temporarily disrupted attack planning against U.S. or Western targets…

Obama calls for dismantling ISIS’ ‘network of death’

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Obama vowed to lead a coalition to dismantle an Islamic State “network of death” that has wreaked havoc in the Middle East…

US, Arab planes strike Syrian targets

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The U.S. and five Arab countries launched airstrikes Monday night on Islamic State group targets in Syria…

Some 130,000 Syrians fleeing ISIS cross Turkish border

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Some 130,000 Syrian refugees fleeing the advance of Islamic State militants have crossed the border into Turkey…

Three Chinese workers reportedly abducted in Turkey

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Kurdish rebels have abducted three Chinese workers in southeast Turkey and attacked a thermal power plant where they worked…

70 dead, many trapped in Turkish coal mine

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An explosion and a fire Tuesday killed some 70 workers at a coal mine in western Turkey…

Are you ready for thanksgiving?

President Barack Obama, with daughters Sasha, center, and Malia, right, carries on the Thanksgiving tradition of saving a turkey…

Self-Help for the Elderly Thanksgiving Luncheon

Self-Help for the Elderly Thanksgiving Luncheon draws 3,000 seniors and children to participate…

Food for Thanksgiving

The day before Thanksgiving, many people come to San Francisco Chinatown for their holiday feast…

Mayor Ed Lee carved turkey for Salvation Army

San Francisco city officials wielded knives Wednesday in the name of charity…

Obama pardons pair of gobblers for Thanksgiving

President Barack Obama on Wednesday gave two plump turkeys a Thanksgiving reprieve…

Used Cooking Oil and Grease Disposal

Do you wonder what to do with your used oil and grease from your holiday feast…