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Flight deck crew member confirms the deck is all clear before a F/A-18C Hornet take offs USS George H.W. Bush in the GulfThe U.S. and five Arab partners target Islamic State strongholds inside Syria.


2014-09-22 22:32:55 -0600

An Israeli soldier scans the area from his tank positioned in the Israeli annexed Golan Heights, on September 4, 2014JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military shot down a Syrian fighter jet that infiltrated its airspace over the Golan Heights on Tuesday morning — the first such downing in decades, heightening tensions in the volatile plateau.


2014-09-23 02:46:21 -0600

This Sept. 21, 2009 photo provided by Jerry Murphy shows Omar Gonzalez, who was married to Murphy's mother, Samantha, until they divorced in 2012. Authorities have identified Gonzalez as the man who got into the White House after scaling a fence on Friday, Sept. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Courtesy Jerry Murphy)Man who scaled fence, entered White House carrying knife was stopped twice before.


2014-09-22 17:16:16 -0600