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Monday, August 25, 2014 - 5:28pm

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Report: ISIS selling Yazidi women in Syria

The nightmare of ISIS persecution continues for hundreds of Yazidi girls and women who were abducted by the Sunni Muslim extremist group and are being sold to its fighters in Syria, according to a human rights group.

Douglas McAuthur McCain: From American kid to jihadi in Syria

 He was a basketball-loving kid from the Midwest who turned into a jihadi fighting terrorists in Syria -- and dying there.

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie marry in France

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie married over the weekend in France, a representative for Jolie confirmed Thursday.

U.S. on alert amid claim of new American killed fighting for extremists in Syria

Dozens of Americans have been among the thousands of foreigners who flocked to Syria to take part in its bloody, messy civil war. Yet for the three years, there was only one known American casualty.

The people who create their own 'countries'

Scotland will next month decide in a referendum whether it wants to go it alone as an independent country and split away from the United Kingdom.

Dozens injured, child critically, after strong earthquake in California

A 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck Northern California early Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

Mexico's president unveils new police force

One of Mexico's President Peña Nieto's promises during his campaign was to create a new national police force. On Friday, he unveiled a 5,000 member force.  They will be stationed in mostly rural areas.

Heavy rains, landslides kill 39 in Japan

Residents combed through mud and debris looking for bodies of their loved ones after heavy rains triggered landslides that swallowed up homes in the western Japanese city of Hiroshima.

Three members of Pope's extended family die in Argentina car crash

Two of Pope Francis' grandnephews and the boys' mother were killed early Tuesday in a car crash in the pontiff's homeland of Argentina, police said.

Pope says ISIS must be stopped. But how?

Nearly everyone agrees that the militant Muslim group marauding through northern Iraq must be stopped. The question is, how?