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U.S. Says Air Strikes Pounding ISIS

Posted On January 28, 2015

(Washington, DC) -- ISIS is being barraged with air strikes from the U.S.-led coalition in Syria. The U.S. military says coalition forces have launched over a dozen air strikes near Kobani in the last 24 hours, as they continue their assault to drive the militants out of the city. The Combined Joint Task Force says…

Jordan Willing To Trade Would Be Suicide Bomber For Pilot

Posted On January 28, 2015

(Undated) -- Officials in Jordan say they are willing to trade a would-be suicide bomber for a Jordanian pilot being held by ISIS. There are rumors of a possible deal after a Jordanian official said his country is ready to release the woman bomber if ISIS lets the pilot go. The woman was sentenced to…

Kirby Still Says No Decision On Bergdahl

Posted On January 28, 2015

(Undated) -- Pentagon Press Secretary John Kirby continues to deny that charges have been or will be brought to Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl. Kirby tells Fox News' "Fox and Friends" no decision has been made in the matter.   Fox News and NBC News have both reported that Bergdahl will be charged with deserting his…

Israel Says No Soldier Captured In Lebanon

Posted On January 28, 2015

(Undated) -- Israel is denying claims that one of its soldiers was captured by the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah. Lebanon's National News Agency reports a soldier was captured in a rocket attack on an Israeli military convoy today in southern Lebanon. Israel says none of its soldiers were captured in the attack, which is the…

Israel’s President To Meet With NY And NJ Leaders

Posted On January 28, 2015

(New York, NY) -- Israeli President Reuven Rivlin is continuing his five-day trip to New York City. He'll meet with Mayor Bill de Blasio later today before sitting down with New Jersey Governor Chris Christie. Rivlin addressed a United Nations special assembly yesterday marking the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz concentration camp.…