The push to retake Mosul will be the biggest military operation in Iraq since American troops left in 2011 and, if successful, the strongest blow yet to the Islamic State.
Defense Secretary Ash Carter has announced that about 600 additional American troops will head to Iraq to assist the country's military in its future offensive to retake Mosul from ISIS.
Republican Donald Trump is now saying that his description of President Barack Obama as a founder of the Islamic State group was sarcasm.
President Barack Obama says Islamic State militants will probably continue to be a threat to the U.S. even after the group is ousted from key strongholds in Iraq and Syria.
A Charlotte man was arrested Thursday morning on a federal complaint charging him with conspiring to provide material support to the terror group ISIS.
Father Jacques Hamel, the priest killed in Normandy, France by two suspected jihadists last week, will be laid to rest after a public funeral service beginning today at 8 a.m. ET.
Authorities say two North Carolina men who were thwarted from traveling to either Syria or Yemen to join a jihadist group have been sentenced to federal prison.
Iraqi officials say the death toll from Sunday's devastating truck bombing at a bustling Baghdad commercial street has climbed to 142.
Hundreds of ISIS militants were killed in a series of U.S. and Iraqi airstrikes Wednesday that targeted two large vehicle convoys fleeing the western Iraqi cities of Fallujah and Ramadi, according to U.S. officials.
The three attackers who struck Istanbul's international airport Tuesday were from Russia, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan, the Turkish prime minister's office confirmed.