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Google Tests Secret Drones For Delivering Disaster Relief

Posted On August 29, 2014

(San Francisco, CA) -- Google is secretly testing disaster relief drones outside of the U.S. Rachel Silverman reports.   Q....SOQ 00:32

Report: ISIS May Try To Exploit Southwest U.S. Border

Posted On August 29, 2014

(Undated) -- ISIS militants may be looking to cross the U.S. border from Mexico to carry out a terror attack. That's the conclusion of a Texas law enforcement bulletin. The document from the Texas Department of Public Safety is based on a review of recent social messaging by the terrorist group. The unclassified bulletin says…

White House Spokesman Comments On Obama’s “No Strategy” Remark

Posted On August 29, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- The White House says there are currently no plans to raise U.S. security procedures further due to the threat of ISIS. Presidential spokesman Josh Earnest remarked today that the U.S. is always acting to counter terrorism in both seen and unseen ways, and the government is keeping a careful eye on the…

UK’s Terror Alert Level Raised To “Severe”

Posted On August 29, 2014

(London) -- Britain's terror alert level is being raised. Speaking after his government upped the level to "severe," British Prime Minister David Cameron said the root cause of the threat is the "poisonous ideology" of Islamist extremism -- more specifically ISIS. Cameron said the U.K. will be taking additional steps to stop people from traveling…

Lava Erupts From Volcanoes In Iceland, Papua New Guinea

Posted On August 29, 2014

(Undated) -- Volcanoes are erupting in Iceland and the South Pacific. Scientists in Iceland say lava is streaming from a fissure more than half-a-mile long. The lava broke through a rift in an older lava flow around 8 p.m. Eastern time Thursday. A major eruption early this morning is spewing ash and lava on the…