11 hours ago

Why ransoms are big business for terrorists and why the U.S. won’t pay

Kidnappings and ransoms are big money-makers for extremist groups like ISIS. Even though many governments refuse to negotiate with terrorists, families and companies often do. Continue reading 

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Protests and tensions subsiding in Ferguson as few arrested overnight

The streets of Ferguson were peaceful for another night, as protests and tensions were subsiding in the St. Louis suburb where unrest had erupted after a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old. Continue reading