The Islamic State, more commonly known as ISIS, is an Islamic fundamentalist militant group that controls territory in both Iraq and Syria, and has affiliates in other parts of the world, including North Africa and South Asia. The group, which calls itself Daesh, has been accused of human rights abuses, war crimes, and has taken responsibility for attacks around the globe.
Twitter users spot apparent ISIS flag on CNN pipe bomb
Law enforcement is trying to understand who is behind the attacks.
More than 200 people dead in attack on Egyptian mosque
It’s the deadliest attack on Egyptian civilians by Islamic extremists.
Trump begins new immigration crackdown after Manhattan terror attack
Following Tuesday's deadly terrorist attack, Trump wants to end the U.S. immigration lottery.
‘City of Ghosts’ profiles the Syrian heroes who trolled ISIS
The Amazon documentary is a snapshot of courage in the face of monstrous tyranny.
Trump gets called out for falsely claiming Obama didn’t call families of fallen U.S. soldiers
Former Obama staffers hit back hard.
Trump wants to ‘cut off’ the internet after London Tube bombing
This is not the first time Trump has suggested censoring the internet.
13 dead, at least 50 injured in Barcelona terrorist attack
ISIS has claimed responsibility for the attack on the popular tourist area.
House committee approves amendment to end perpetual U.S. war
The U.S. has used a single AUMF to wage war in 14 countries over the past 15 years.
Government websites in 3 states hacked with pro-ISIS message
Sites in New York, Maryland, and Ohio were hacked.
Facebook moderators fear for their lives after bug exposes them to potential terrorists
One worker fled his country in fear that he could face retaliation.
Why cars make perfect weapons for terrorists
It's not an accident that terrorists are using vehicles to kill.
U.S. drops ‘mother of all bombs’ on ISIS target in Afghanistan
This is the first time the U.S. military has used the MOAB in combat.