Magnitude 7.3 Earthquake On Iran-Iraq Border Kills At Least 200Iranian state TV is reporting that 200 people were killed and 1,686 injured in the Sunday night earthquake along Iran-Iraq border.
Caught On Video: Terrorist Bombings Kill 31 In BaghdadA massive bombing by the Islamic State group outside a popular ice cream parlor in central Baghdad and a rush hour car bomb in another downtown area killed at least 31 people on Tuesday.
Officials: Trump's New Ban Removes Iraq From ListPresident Donald Trump's new immigration order will remove Iraq from the list of countries whose citizens face a temporary U.S. travel ban, U.S. officials say, citing the latest draft in circulation
California Congresswomen Challenge Trump's Muslim Travel Ban Executive OrderCalifornia Congresswomen are leading a protest against Trump's order to ban refugees and citizens from Muslim nations from entering the U.S.
Bay Area Soldier Reunites With Puppy He Adopted In IraqA dog that comforted U.S. forces in Iraq arrived at San Francisco International Airport Thursday and reunited with his loyal Bay Area solider.
Ancient Babylonians Used Calculus To Track JupiterIf Galileo was the so-called father of astronomy, then the ancient Babylonians were the great, great-grandfathers.
News Anchorman Brian Williams Taking Himself Off The Air TemporarilyBrian Williams said he is temporarily stepping away from the "NBC Nightly News" amid questions over the accuracy of his memories of war coverage in Iraq, calling it "painfully apparent" that he has become a distracting news story.
Bay Area Project Helps Veterans Share War Stories Through Their TattoosAs communities hold parades and lay wreaths this Veterans’ Day to honor men and women in uniform, some returning vets are taking off their shirts to reveal their war stories in the form of tattoos.
U.S., Partner Nations Launch Airstrikes Against ISIS Targets In SyriaThe U.S. and five Arab countries launched airstrikes Monday night on Islamic State group targets in Syria, expanding a military campaign into a country whose three-year civil war has given the brutal militant group a safe haven.
Full Transcript: President Obama's Address To The Nation On ISIS And Terrorist Threats -- September 10th, 2014"We will degrade and ultimately destroy ISIL." Complete transcript of President Obama's speech outlining his plans for handling the ISIS (ISIL) threat in Iraq and the Middle East.
East Bay Congressman Says U.S. Must Lead Regional Effort To Attack ISIS President Obama will speak to the nation on Wednesday to address the continuing threat of ISIS in Iraq and Syria. East Bay Congressman Eric Swalwell, who returned from a trip to the Middle East, said the U.S. should lead a regional effort to attack ISIS.
Feinstein Encouraged By Pres. Obama's Pledge To 'Degrade And Destroy' ISISAfter calling President Barack Obama “too cautious” earlier this week, Senator Dianne Feinstein said she's encouraged by his pledge to “degrade and destroy” the Islamic militant group that has beheaded two American journalists.