Gov't says troops battling pro-Russia separatists have forced them from one battered town, and have them nearly surrounded in their last stronghold
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After missing chief of Hamas' military wing with missile a day earlier, Israel claims significant victory over Palestinian militants, and peace seems a distant dream
Extremist group's recruitment of Americans and Europeans could present long-term threat to the homeland
U.S. troops sent to Syria earlier this summer on mission to free captive Americans, including slain journalist James Foley, but came up empty-handed
From propaganda videos to lure Western recruits to selling gas and electricity, extremist group wields power on several fronts
The execution of American journalist James Foley personalizes the fight against ISIS for the U.S., experts say
Authorities in Iceland are warning the airline industry about a possible volcanic eruption that could send ash spewing into the sky - and into the path of planes. CBS News' Alphonso Van Marsh reports.
Mohammed Deif, Hamas' shadowy military chief, has escaped numerous assassination attempts; Netanyahu indicates long fight ahead
James Jeffrey, a former U.S. Ambassador to Iraq now with the Washington Institute, says President Obama is striking the right tone in condemning ISIS militants after the execution of journalist James Foley.
Pentagon weighs sending additional U.S. troops to Baghdad even as insurgents threaten to kill a second American captive