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Cruz fires up conservatives, says bomb Islamic State ‘back to the Stone Age’

Republican Sen. Ted Cruz, a potential 2016 presidential candidate, made clear this weekend his foreign policy strategy for dealing with the militant group Islamic State — “bomb them back to the stone age.” Full News here – FOXNews.com

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A Top Democrat Says Obama “Too Cautious” on Islamic State

The chairman of the Senate Intelligence committee said President Barack Obama is “too cautious” in developing a plan to deal with the Islamic State. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Turkey’s incoming prime minister says country needs new constitution

ANKARA (Reuters) – Incoming Turkish prime minister Ahmet Davutoglu said on Wednesday that the country needed a new constitution with a liberal character as he set out his vision for Turkey ahead of his expected appointment on Thursday. In a speech to the ruling AK Party of president-elect Tayyip Erdogan, whom he was set to […]

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Incoming Turkish prime minister says EU membership strategic target

ANKARA (Reuters) – Incoming Turkish prime minister Ahmet Davutoglu said on Wednesday membership of the European Union was a strategic target for Turkey and will be pursued decisively. In a speech to the ruling AK Party of president-elect Tayyip Erdogan, whom he was set to replace as party leader later on Wednesday, Davutoglu said the […]

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Pilot Found Dead After Virginia F-15 Crash, Military Says

DEERFIELD, Va. (AP) — The pilot of an F-15 jet that crashed earlier this week in remote Virginia mountains was killed, military officials now say, bringing a sad end to an exhaustive two-day search involving more than 100 local, state and federal officials as well as volunteers. Col. James Keefe announced the news Thursday at […]

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Pilot Found Dead After Virginia F-15 Crash, Military Says

DEERFIELD, Va. (AP) — The pilot of an F-15 jet that crashed earlier this week in remote Virginia mountains was killed, military officials now say, bringing a sad end to an exhaustive two-day search involving more than 100 local, state and federal officials as well as volunteers. Col. James Keefe announced the news Thursday at […]

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Fort Hood shooter says he wants to become ‘citizen’ of Islamic State caliphate

The convicted shooter in the Fort Hood massacre has written a letter to the leader of the Islamic State saying he wants to become a “citizen” of the caliphate, in the latest example of the terror group’s reach inside the U.S. Full News here – FOXNews.com

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Brazil's Finance Minister Guido Mantega speaks during an interview with Reuters in Brasilia

Brazil’s Mantega says opposition win could wreck economy

By Alonso Soto BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil's finance minister waded into the country's presidential campaign on Thursday, warning that an opposition victory in the October election could push the economy into recession and undo a decade of social gains under the ruling Workers' Party. The comments by Guido Mantega, which the opposition and some analysts […]

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Obama says does not yet have military strategy for Islamic State

By Steve Holland and Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama said on Thursday the United States has not yet developed a strategy for confronting Islamic State in Syria, an acknowledgement that a decision had not been made on whether to launch air strikes against the militant group. Obama's comment during a White House […]

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Bahrain Says State Department Official Still Not Welcome

Diplomatic tensions flared anew this week between the U.S. and longtime ally Bahrain, with the Gulf State denying a U.S. claim that a top State Department official had been invited back to the country after he was ejected in a dispute last month. Full News here – Washington Wire

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