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A troubled veteran at the White House's door

COPPERAS COVE, Texas -- Omar Gonzalez was always popular along this quiet cul de sac of neat suburban homes near Fort Hood. "Omar, Omar!" children would shout as they ran to his front door. But at some point, neighbors of the decorated combat ...

US strikes Islamic State in Syria

WASHINGTON -- The United States and several allies launched airstrikes inside Syria for the first time late Monday, the Pentagon said, a heavy bombardment against multiple targets that marked an aggressive expansion of President Barack Obama's war...