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Final 3 Minnesotans to Be Sentenced in Islamic State Case

Final 3 Minnesotans to Be Sentenced in Islamic State Case

MINNEAPOLIS, MINN. —  Sentencing hearings are wrapping up for nine men convicted of plotting to travel to Syria to join the Islamic State group. The final three defendants – Guled Omar…

Airstrikes, Fighting Continue in Aleppo

Airstrikes, Fighting Continue in Aleppo

Syrian rebels continued their efforts Saturday to shake Aleppo from the government’s siege, as airstrikes hit the edges of the divided city. Rebel commander Abu Mustafa told the…

Yazidi IS Victim Stunned by Award, Hopes Survival Story Inspires Others

Yazidi IS Victim Stunned by Award, Hopes Survival Story Inspires Others

Lamiya Hachi Bashar, whose face was severely disfigured in a land mine explosion while fleeing Islamic State enslavement, never dreamed her story of survival would inspire others. The Yazidi woman…