A 24-year-old Austin man has been sentenced to 82 months in federal prison after pleading guilty to charges he sought to join the Islamic State group.
A U.S. Attorney’s Office statement says Asher Abid Khan was arrested Tuesday and charged with conspiracy to provide material support to a foreign terrorist organization.
Sixty-five percent of Americans now say the threat from the Islamic State group is important.
The U.S. launched its first airstrikes against ISIS in Syria.
U.S. airstrikes continue to pound Islamic militants in Iraq to keep them from their campaign of killing. On Monday, FBI Director James Comey sounded the alarm in Dallas about the militants known as ISIL.
President Obama’s first two defense secretaries questioned his Syria strategy and said they would have told him not to seek approval for a strike on President Assad’s forces.
Two Republican senators who have sharply criticized President Barack Obama’s foreign policy say a Syrian chemical weapons agreement hailed by the president is meaningless.
In an exclusive interview with Charlie Rose, President Bashar Assad said that he is “disappointed” in the Obama administration for pursuing a strike against Syria.
As President Obama says he’ll seek congressional approval for military strikes against the Assad regime, several members of the Texas Congressional delegation are expressing their opinions on the idea.
Just two hours prior to President Obama’s speech on Syria, members of the Syrian American Council gathered in downtown Dallas to call for action.
President Obama said Saturday that he has decided the U.S. should take military action against the Syrian regime in retaliation for its use of chemical weapons.
Romney won this debate in more ways than one – most impressively due to his dignified style.