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August 22nd, 2014
07:12 PM ET

Foley's family received chilling ISIS e-mails

One of the e-mails ISIS sent James Foley's family warned they wouldn't stop until "we quench our thirst for your blood." CNN's Brian Todd reports on the horrific messages the terrorist group sent the American journalist's family.

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Filed under: International affairs • Terror
August 19th, 2014
07:49 PM ET

Who was American beheaded by ISIS?

American freelance journalist James Foley is reported to have been beheaded by ISIS, in a gruesome video posted online. CNN's Brian Todd looks back at his life and his work.

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Filed under: International affairs • National security • Terror
August 19th, 2014
07:40 PM ET

New questions about Ferguson police tactics

After protests were marred by violence and a tough police crackdown Monday, there are new questions about the tactics used by authorities and whether or not they are appropriate. CNN's Brian Todd investigates.

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Filed under: Ferguson • National security • Politics
August 12th, 2014
07:35 PM ET

ISIS leader: "See you guys in New York"

While U.S. airstrikes in Iraq have damaged the ruthless terrorist group known as ISIS, there are fears it may also be elevating the status of their leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi - and turning his attention towards Western targets. CNN's Brian Todd profiles the mysterious figure, aiming to inherit the mantle of Osama bin Laden.

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Filed under: International affairs • Iraq • National security • Terror
August 6th, 2014
12:17 AM ET

Are American-trained soldiers a threat?

The latest attack on U.S. military personnel by trained Afghan forces raises concerns on the security screening process. CNN's Brian Todd investigates the danger to Americans.

August 4th, 2014
08:30 PM ET

Russians chase U.S. spy plane

A confrontation in the skies over Europe: CNN's Brian Todd reports on the close encounter between Russian fighter jets and a U.S. spy plane.

FULL STORY

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Filed under: International affairs • Military
July 29th, 2014
08:05 PM ET

Iran reaches out to Hamas to reignite partnership against Israel

Although they found themselves on opposite sides of the Syrian Civil War, Iran and Hamas may be rekindling a partnership to take on their shared enemy, Israel. CNN's Brian Todd investigates those reports.

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Filed under: Hamas • International affairs • Iran
June 24th, 2014
08:32 PM ET

Will ISIS target Jordan next?

As they continue their rampage through Iraq in pursuit of an Islamic caliphate, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria may be targeting a key American ally next. CNN's Brian Todd looks at whether there are any clues in ISIS's recent success to where they may head next.

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Filed under: International affairs • Terror
June 20th, 2014
09:14 PM ET

2016 GOP hopeful under criminal probe

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is facing accusations of illegally coordinating fundraising for his 2012 recall campaign. CNN's Brian Todd investigates.

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Filed under: CNN Investigations Unit • Politics • Scott Walker
June 16th, 2014
07:16 PM ET

Will ISIS attempt to attack America?

Their goal is a transnational Islamic caliphate, and they've already taken huge swaths of territory in Iraq and Syria. But will the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria turn its eye towards the West? CNN's Brian Todd reports on the growing concern among American officials that the group is positioning itself to attack the U.S.

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Filed under: Iraq • National security • Terror
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