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An upstate New York man has been charged with attempting to finance the Islamic State and plotting to kill returning U.S. Iraq war veterans, The New York Times reported. Mufid Elfgeeh, 30, was arrested in May in a sting operation, according to a federal indictment unsealed Sept.
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Billy Jones had to sit on a pillow to see out the windshield Tuesday, but she took off with flight instructor Kurt Schneider by her side and landed some 30 minutes later at Flagler County Airport. The Daytona Beach News-Journal reports the flight wasn't out of the ordinary for the 5-foot-tall Jones.
While many headlines regarding the NFL currently look something like this, criticizing the league and its players over domestic abuse cases, the NFL might soon have a whole new issue on its hands. 6 designation, also known as a"trade organization."
Two leading authorities on terrorism, Jessica Stern and J.M. Berger, are collaborating on a book about the Islamic State group. Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, announced Tuesday it will publish "ISIS: The State of Terror" early next year.
The couple, who have been dating since September 2011, were reportedly overcome with emotion upon welcoming their first child into the world at a Los Angeles hospital on Friday and are completely besotted with the newborn. A source close to the proud new parents, who never officially confirmed the 40-year-old actress' pregnancy, told E! News: ''It was very emotional for Eva and Ryan.
Ariana Grande is apparently still charming people with her down-to-earth, deferential attitude that has made her America's new sweetheart. Actually, the 21-year-old singer and former Nickelodeon star is working hard to tick off the last percentage of the Western Hemisphere that still thinks she's OK.
Real estate broker Ryan Serhant breaks a lot of hearts on the Bravo reality show Million Dollar Listing New York , but in real life, the bad boy housing guru planned a romantic, showstopping proposal for his girlfriend, Emilia Bechrakis! Serhant popped the question to his longtime girlfriend, who also appears on the show, in Times Square in New York City on Sunday morning. Somehow, he managed to find the only way to make that a truly swoon-worthy proposal spot - he shut down the tourist attraction for an entire hour at 7 a.m.! "No one has ever done something like this.
Authorities say a Washington state man fed up with barking fatally shot his neighbors' dog in front of them. But the corgi apparently wasn't the one barking.
The National Labor Relations Board on Friday ordered CNN to rehire over 100 union technicians in the network's New York and Washington bureaus, compensate more than 200 others wrongly paid at lower wage rates, and recognize a unit of the Communications Workers of America as the bargaining representative of the affected employees. The Board's decision , which affirmed a 2008 administrative law decision and concerned layoffs that took place in 2003, may be particularly unpleasant for network parent Turner Broadcasting to implement given that the company is currently slashing jobs: about 600 employees, many at CNN and sister channel HLN, received voluntary buyout offers in August, with layoffs believed to be looming.
15, 2015, at the Pennsylvania State Police Barracks at Stonington for the late Corporal Bryan Dickson of Dunmore. Two raging wildfires in California forced hundreds of people to evacuate their homes, including one near a lakeside resort town that burned nearly two dozen structures.
Wearing a shirt of her own design, Linda Currie, of Berkeley, prepares to depart aboard the Climate Train in Emeryville, Calif., on Monday, Sept. 15, 2014.
A Utah doctor convicted of killing his wife was sentenced Monday to one to 15 years in prison in a separate sexual abuse case. "He destroyed my world and created a living nightmare in its place," the Deseret News reported .
Odds and ends: Nudist resort accused of stealing water Officials in Northern California are accusing a nudist resort of stealing water during the state's historic drought. Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1tX6mNJ California is coping with a water shortage, but the operators of a nudist camp say skinny-dipping must go on.
The director of the DC Comics sequel tweeted on Saturday a photo of two Gotham City police officers, the newly debuted Batmobile and a Stormtrooper who was being shoved into the cop car, all with an elusive caption: "Case closed."
Writers published by Hachette Book Group and their allies are planning to appeal directly to the board of Amazon.com Inc to find a way out of the impasse over e-book prices, the New York Times reported. The writers have been at the receiving end of a dispute, which has seen Amazon delay deliveries and cut discounts on some books published by Hachette, the fourth-largest U.S. book publisher owned by France's Lagardere.
The roar of a plane above Lower Manhattan. The rise of a pristine tower where ruins once smoldered.
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