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September 18th, 2014
10:31 PM ET

U.S. focuses on new ISIS targets

A training camp near the ISIS stronghold in northern Iraq became the target of U.S. warplanes. CNN's Jim Sciutto reports.

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Filed under: Iraq • ISIS • Jim Sciutto • National security • Terror
September 18th, 2014
10:25 PM ET

New al Qaeda cell concerns U.S. officials

An al Qaeda cell operating in Syria is posing a new threat to the U.S. CNN's Pamela Brown has the details.

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Filed under: al Qaeda • National security • Pamela Brown • Syria • Target • Terror
September 18th, 2014
07:04 PM ET

Senate approves arming Syrian rebels

The Senate voted in favor of the U.S. supplying arms and training the Syrian rebels in the war against ISIS.

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Filed under: Dana Bash • ISIS • National security • Politics • Senate • Terror
September 18th, 2014
07:01 PM ET

Infamous ex-con, ex governor running for Congress

Gloria Borger spent time with legendary Louisiana Democrat, 87 year old Edwin Edwards, who is running for Congress.

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Filed under: Congress • Edwin Edwards • Gloria Borger • Politics
September 18th, 2014
06:52 PM ET

California wildfire apparently arson

A man has been taken into custody in connection with the latest wildfire ravaging over 70,000 acres in California. Full story

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Filed under: California • Dan Simon • Environment • fire
September 18th, 2014
06:21 PM ET

Ukraine seeks U.S. help to modernize Army

Ukraine's president Petro Poroshenko speaks to CNN's Wolf Blitzer on the country's plea for substantive military aid.

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September 18th, 2014
05:59 PM ET

ISIS hostage forced to make propaganda video

John Cantlie is the latest hostage to be paraded out by ISIS - forced to deliver the group's message. Brian Todd reports.

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Filed under: Brian Todd • ISIS • National security • Terror
September 18th, 2014
11:22 AM ET

New protests arise over Ferguson shooting

St. Louis Alderman Antonio French talks about the ongoing anger and protests in Ferguson about Michael Brown's death.

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Filed under: Ferguson • race
September 17th, 2014
07:05 PM ET

Earnest: Obama will not put troops on the ground

Wolf Blitzer talks to White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest reacts to the House vote to arm Syrian rebels in the fight against ISIS.

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Filed under: Barack Obama • ISIS • Josh Earnest • National security • Politics • Wolf Blitzer
September 17th, 2014
06:54 PM ET

'Lone wolves' a bigger threat than ISIS?

Some officials say so-called 'lone wolves' are a more immediate threat to the U.S. than ISIS. Pamela Brown reports.

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Filed under: ISIS • National security • Pamela Brown • Terror
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