The loss of Mosul in Iraq and the offensive to push IS out of Raqqa in Syria cuts out the urban heart of the group’s self-proclaimed caliphate, but the extremist organization has built-in plans to endure and has shown a degree of flexibility that will be difficult to counteract.
Leading the bill at the concert was the Moranbong Band, an all-female ensemble that was hand-picked by Kim and serves as something of the “soft” face of his regime.
They use their sites to recruit, raise money and demand a rigid Islamic system. Even as these groups thrive online, Pakistan is waging a cyber war against activists and journalists who use social media to criticize the government and its agencies.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement data provided to The Associated Press show that more than 1,300 were deported from October 1, 2016 through June 24. That pace is likely to exceed last year’s federal fiscal year total of roughly 1,450 European deportees.
On Monday, police arrested 20-year-old Cosmo DiNardo, whose family owns the sprawling property, on an unrelated gun charge. They have not called DiNardo a suspect in the men’s disappearance.
Officials say five more structures were damaged by the wildfire north of Sacramento that has burned 9 square miles (23 square kilometers) and is 40 percent contained. They would not say how many of the burned structures were homes.
One person was able to escape a kitchen fire in the 300 block of E. Hoover Drive Monday night.
He has retired as athletic director after 17 years at Concordia Lutheran High School – including nine season as football coach.
A weather spotter recorded this video of a tornado in Wabash County Monday night.
The West Lakes Association is hosting three meetings in the next couple of weeks to discuss the extensive flooding.
With the MLB All-Star Game just a day away we celebrate 25 years of professional baseball in Fort Wayne by looking back at the last time the Summit City hosted the Midwest League All-Star game in 2010.
In a meeting of several state secretaries of states, Indiana’s Connie Lawson said she was focused on increasing the American confidence in the elections.
Ikaika Kang, 34, a soldier with the 25th Infantry Division at Schofield Barracks in Honolulu, was arrested by the FBI because of connections he had with the Islamic State group.
When violating social norms in person, there’s immediate feedback from others through body language and tone of voice. No such indicators exist online, and retweets can feel like validation.
Energy Transfer officials are refusing to negotiate over the cleanup from several spills in the spring. One spill heavily damaged a wetland in northeastern Ohio.
Marilyn Hissong, the district’s current Assistant Superintendent of Elementary Education, has been selected to serve as East Allen County Schools superintendent.
The TinCaps jumped on the Lansing Lugnuts (Toronto Blue Jays) early and often in a 13-4 win Monday afternoon at Parkview Field.
So what will you learn when undergoing a hearing exam at Summit Hearing? Ted Blanford has all the answers in this edition of the Medical Minute.
A woman finishing a late breakfast was able to videotape the weather phenomenon.
Competitors received 200 Legos and an hour to build something that fit the them of “park inventions.”
The Every Student Succeeds Act requires states to report graduation rates in a uniform manner. The General Diploma now won’t be counted in federal reports.
Amber Pasztor was read the charges against her for the death of 66-year-old Frank Macomber, her former neighbor. The judge did not order a mental examination on Monday.
A federal judge is being asked to decide whether Connecticut has violated the rights of dog owners by holding animals deemed dangerous for years on what amounts to a canine death row.