Eric Holder hailed it as a victory for trying terror suspects in civilian courts.
Al Qaeda and ISIS differ in structure, tactics and goals.
“This is not an intelligence failure, this is a policy failure,” said Rep. Mike Rogers.
Al Qaeda-affiliated fighters have seized Tikrit and Mosul.
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has said he will not negotiate with terrorist organization...
An administration official said the debate over troop levels is "very much alive."
A trio of hearings in the House this week will give Republicans the chance to publicly question...
The hearing will address "the Administration’s counterterrorism rhetoric.”
“We're not working with, we are not coordinating with Iran," said a State official.
The situation raises pressure to avoid a similar outcome in Afghanistan.
The administration's response was a "clear attempt" to mislead the public, he said.
A 72-year-old development worker who was captured by al Qaeda more than two years ago pleaded with...
The F-22s took part in the second of three waves of bombings by U.S. and allied aircraft.
Retired Adm. Stavridis warned of "EU-passport-bearing jihadists ... headed back home."
“We’ve got another Benghazi in the making here,” Graham said.
Military means are proving less than adequate in the fight against Islamic extremism.
The president is relying more on foreign governments in the fight against terrorists.
Holder had to back down from the decision in 2011 in the face of criticism from lawmakers who...
Boehner brought up the issue unprompted at his weekly Capitol press conference.
“Time and again, the [Senate Foreign Relations panel] has blocked the delivery of this support," a...
Rep. Kinzinger says no boots on the ground but that the U.S. can help with intelligence work.
Recent reports claiming al Qaeda played no role in the September 2013 attack in Benghazi, Libya, do...
The Navy surveillance drones are scheduled to arrive in Baghdad early next year.
The al Qaeda mastermind of a Yemeni terror plot that forced Washington to shutter most of its...