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Israel Shoots Down Syrian Warplane

Posted On September 23, 2014

(Undated) -- Charges are flying between Damascus and Jerusalem after Israel shot down a Syrian warplane earlier today. Syrian state TV says Israel shot down a Syrian fighter-jet over the Golan Heights, in what Syria calls an act of aggression. Earlier today, Israel's military said its forces used a Patriot missile to knock down an…

Spirit Airlines Adding Holiday Luggage Fee

Posted On September 23, 2014

(Miramar, FL) -- Spirit Airlines is adding a new fee, on top of an already-established fee, just in time for the holidays. The airline normally charges 40 dollars for the first checked bag. That fee is now an extra two dollars a bag for those flying from the peak holiday period of December 18th to…

Missing Afghan Soldiers Located

Posted On September 23, 2014

(Sandwich, MA) -- The three Afghan soldiers who disappeared while at a training mission in Massachusetts have some explaining to do. The three high ranking soldiers were detained at the Canadian border near Niagara Falls yesterday afternoon. The three soldiers were at Camp Edwards on Cape Cod for a training mission when they vanished from…

ISIS Ally Vows To Kill French Hostage

Posted On September 23, 2014

(Undated) -- A North African jihadist group aligned with ISIS says it will kill a Frenchman it kidnapped in Algeria. The group says it kidnapped the French citizen Sunday after ISIS called for attacks on Westerners. The group says France has 24 hours to stop attacks on ISIS or it will kill the 55-year-old hostage.

U.S. Conducts Airstrikes In Syria Against ISIS

Posted On September 22, 2014

(Undated) -- The U.S. air campaign against ISIS strongholds in Syria is underway. American forces and Arab allies started hitting dozens of targets in the war-torn country Monday night. The strikes primarily centered on the city of Raqqa, which ISIS considers the capital of its self-declared Islamic State. The U.S. started the attacks launching Tomahawk…