Iraq

President Barack Obama delivers a prime time address from the Cross Hall of the White House on September 10, 2014 in Washington, DC.  Vowing to target the Islamic State with air strikes "wherever they exist", Obama pledged to lead a broad coalition to fight IS and work with "partner forces" on the ground in Syria and Iraq.  (Photo by Saul Loeb-Pool/Getty Images)

POLL: Obama Getting Bad Marks for Handling of ISIS

President Barack Obama continues to receive negative ratings for his handling of the situation with ISIS militants in Iraq and Syria.

10/08/2014

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Sen. Durbin Against Sending Troops to Middle East

As the airstrikes on ISIS continue, there’s growing concern of reprisals against the United States and its allies. Illinois Sen. Dick Durbin is reiterating that he is staunchly against sending ground troops into Iraq to fight ISIS.

09/29/2014

Chief Sam Dotson (KMOX/file photo)

Hancock & Kelley – Thursday, September 18 – STL Police Chief Sam Dotson; Elasticity CCO and Scottish Immigrant Mark Sutherland; Boots on the Ground in Iraq?; and Larry Kirchner on Darkness Haunted House

Michael and Debbie talk with STL Police Chief Sam Dotson about recent spat of shootings; with Elasticity CCO and Scottish Immigrant Mark I. Sutherland about today’s Scottish independent vote; about whether the U.S. needs boots on the ground in Iraq to battle ISIS; and with Larry Kirchner of Halloween Productions about the opening of Darkness Haunted House.

09/18/2014

U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (R-IL) listens as U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder testifies before the Senate Appropriations Committee June 6, 2013 in Washington, DC.   (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Illinois Senator Calls For Swift Action Against ISIS

Republican Mark Kirk tells reporters the U.S. should, “bomb the hell out of them.”

09/02/2014

BAGHDAD, IRAQ - MARCH 18: A general view of downtown Baghdad with the Dome of the 17 Ramadann Mosque in the foreground, March 18, 2013 in Baghdad, Iraq. Ten years after the regime of Saddam Hussein was toppled from power, Baghdad continues to show the scars of the war. In vast areas, infrastructure is fractured and basic services are lacking, however, some areas of the capital are showing promising signs of recovery. (Photo by Ali Arkady/Metrography/Getty Images)

Overnight America Podcast: June 18th, 2014 – Rebecca Musser, Niall Stanage

Our guest Rebecca Musser shared her story about her harrowing escape from an FLDS cult and subsequent testimony that helped put its leader Warren Jeffs behind bars. From Libya to Iraq to Washington DC, the […]

06/18/2014

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Overnight America Podcast: June 17th, 2013 – Jeff McCausland, Rob Ross

CBS military consultant Colonel Jeff McCausland sat in with Jon to talk about what is going on in Iraq. PopDose.com staffer Rob Ross say in the hot seat this morning to talk about the latest […]

06/17/2014

Rodney Davis (photo:Flickr)

Illinois Congressman Calls For Air Cover & Drones Over Iraq

Republican Rodney Davis says he thinks the only thing that will matter to insurgents is force.

06/13/2014

Lobby Sign

Iraq Is Asking For Our Help

Insurgents are taking over key portions of Iraq and they are asking for help. We spoke with retired Army Major Mike Lyons.

06/12/2014

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Archaeologists Discover Possible Ark Before Noah

Experts say that the story of Noah’s Ark vary throughout cultures, but a recent discovery is said to parallel the biblical version.

01/29/2014

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Man Behind Bogus Veterans’ Raffle Gets Prison Term

A man who posed as a Marine veteran of Afghanistan and Iraq in soliciting donations for a bogus raffle will spend a year in federal prison.

11/26/2013

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