FBI: Texas Parents Lied About Sons' ISIS InvolvementFederal court records allege their sons, 27-year-old Arman Ali and 26 year-old Omar Ali of Plano, moved to Egypt and then traveled to Syria to fight alongside the Islamic State group.
Hobby Lobby Fined $3M Over Smuggled Iraqi ArtifactsHobby Lobby Stores has agreed to pay a $3 million federal fine and forfeit thousands of ancient Iraqi artifacts smuggled from the Middle East that the government alleges were intentionally mislabeled.
US Accuses Syria Of Mass Executions And Burning The BodiesThe Trump administration is accusing the Syrian government carrying out mass killings of thousands of prisoners and burning the dead bodies in a large crematorium outside the capital.
Certain Electronics Banned On Flights To U.S. From 8 NationsCiting “evaluated intelligence,” the Transportation Security Administration is temporarily barring passengers on non-stop flights to the U.S. from eight countries in the Middle East and North Africa.
Counting Americans: A New Mideast Box On Census Is SensitiveThe Census Bureau on February 28 for the first time recommended including a new Middle East/North Africa category, which would mostly affect Muslims.
U.S. Airstrikes Kill 20 Al-Qaida Militants In SyriaU.S. forces conducted a series of precision airstrikes this week against terrorists in northwestern Syria, killing at least 20 al-Qaida militants, according to Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook.
Man Convicted Of Terror Charge Tied To Texas Cartoon ContestAn Arizona man was convicted Thursday of a terror charge tied to an attack last spring on a Prophet Muhammad cartoon contest in Texas, marking the second conviction in the U.S. related to the Islamic State group.
Dust Storm Blankets Parts Of The Middle EastA dust storm threatens to halt activities in parts of the Mideast. Israeli officials warn everyone to stay inside.
North Texas Home To First Islamic Tribunal In U.S.North Texas is home to what is believed to be the first official Islamic Tribunal that follows Sharia Law.
Poll: 2 Of 3 Americans Say IS Threat Is ImportantSixty-five percent of Americans now say the threat from the Islamic State group is important.
Etihad Airways To Launch Dallas FlightsPersian Gulf carrier Etihad Airways will offer three round-trip flights per week between the United Arab Emirates and DFW International Airport beginning next year.
Serious Terrorist Threat Prompts Embassy Closures The terror threat prompting the U.S. government to close nearly two dozen embassies and consulates Sunday is the most specific, credible threat information in years.