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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