The sophistication, wealth and military might of Islamic State militants represent a major threat to the United States U.S. military leaders said on Thursday.» Read More
NBC's Jim Miklaszewski reports on a failed U.S. commando mission to rescue Americans held in Syria by ISIS.
Fighters from around the world have traveled to join the Islamic State. NBC's Richard Engel reports on the rise of the group that has caused havoc in the Middle East.
"No just God would stand for what they did yesterday and what they do every single day," Obama says of the terrorists who beheaded James Foley.
CNBC's Scott Wapner and Eamon Javers discuss President Obama's remarks regarding ISIS, and the killing of American journalist James Foley.
President Obama says the U.S. will do what's necessary to see justice is done and acts against ISIS standing among others, after remarking on the murder of American journalist James Foley by ISIS.
President Obama remarks on the murder of American journalist James Foley by ISIS, who was taken hostage nearly 2 years ago in Syria.
As Iraq's crises have deepened there are increasing reports of militias acting with more and more autonomy, GlobalPost reports.
American journalist James Foley, who went missing in Syria two years, has apparently been executed by ISIS militants, reports CNBC's Sara Eisen.
ISIS militants claim to have executed American journalist James Wright Foley, reports NBC's Bill Neely.
Samuel Berger, Albright Stonebridge Group, and Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-Wis.), discuss U.S. foreign policy in Iraq and Syria.
This is now the best armed terrorist group in the world, says Samuel Berger, Albright Stonebridge Group, sharing his thoughts about how to effectively deal with the brutality of Islamist militants.
The Islamic State (ISIS) claims to have beheaded American journalist James Foley and has threatened the life of another. NBC reports.
Islamic State militants have claimed they have beheaded U.S. journalist James Foley. NBC's Andrea Mitchell reports.
Firas Abi Ali, senior manager for Middle East and Africa at IHS Global Insight, says the U.S.'s actions in Iraq have a "limited objective".
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The U.S. is awash in oil, even though geopolitical volatility is the rule of the day.
Pickens also shared some investing ideas within the energy sector, including his thoughts on MLPs and producer consolidation.
The Islamic State (IS or ISIS) faces increasing rejection from within Iraq and Syria despite its continued expansion, Global Post reports.
NBC's Bill Neely reports on the retaking of Mosul Dam from Islamic States militants by the Kurds helped by U.S. air strikes.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.
President Obama addressed the situation in Iraq and Ferguson, Missouri. CNBC's Tyler Mathisen reports Attorney General Eric Holder will travel to Ferguson on Wednesday.