Iraqi officials say IS leader wounded in airstrike BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials said Sunday that the head of the Islamic State group, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, was wounded in an airstrike in western Anbar province. Pentagon officials said they had no immediate information on such an attack or on the ... 11/9/2014 - 9:46 pm | View Link
Suicide bomber kills 27 militiamen south of Iraqi capital The attack took place on a street with shops and restaurants in Karrada district ... also allow Iraqi forces to sever Islamic State connections to their strongholds in western Anbar province and stop them infiltrating the mainly Shi'ite Muslim south. 10/27/2014 - 10:59 am | View Link
Iraqi authorities lift curfew in Anbar capital BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi authorities in the country's western Anbar province have lifted a curfew imposed Friday in the provincial capital of Ramadi over fears that the militants might try to advance on the city. Anbar provincial council chairman Sabah ... 10/19/2014 - 2:05 am | View Link
Iraqi leader calls for united front against IS NEW YORK (AP) — Iraq's president has applauded the international coalition supporting his country against Islamic extremists who have taken large parts of northern and western Iraq. Iraqi President Fuad Masum, in an address to world leaders at the United ... 09/26/2014 - 7:13 am | View Link
Iraqi leader: Islamic state is threat to region The Sunni extremist group has overrun huge swaths of northern and western Iraq in recent weeks, linking up with territory already under its control in neighboring Syria. 07/2/2014 - 8:52 am | View Link
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Iraq Airstrikes May Continue for Months, Obama Says ... President Obama sought to prepare Americans for an extended presence in the skies over Iraq, saying the airstrikes he ordered last week, which continued ... 11/22/2014 - 1:20 pm | View Website
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President Barack Obama is dismissing criticism that he overstepped his authority by acting unilaterally to shield millions of immigrants from the threat of deportation.
House Republicans failed to act on a bipartisan immigration bill the Senate passed in June 2013, or advance legislation of their own.
North Dakota transportation officials say southbound traffic on U. S. Highway 281 in Ellendale will be disrupted this weekend.
The state's Department of Transportation says southbound traffic will be detoured onto city streets as crews work to remove a building adjacent to U. S. 281 and Main Street. Northbound traffic won't be affected.
Officials say southbound trucks with multiple trailers should consider taking an alternate route because it may be difficult for drivers to maneuver local streets.
The detour isn't expected to last past Sunday.
Henrico County fire officials say arson is the suspected cause of an apartment complex fire that displaced 11 people.
Media outlets report that the fire occurred Friday evening at the Tree House complex in northern Henrico County. The fire began in a mailbox in the lobby of one building
Four units were damaged.
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Fracking generally uses a mixture of water, chemicals and sand to crack rock formations deep underground and release trapped oil and gas.
Opponents fear it can cause air and water pollution and health problems.