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The names: This is who ISIS has recruited from the West

More than 20,000 foreigners have flocked to fight for ISIS, the radical Sunni group that controls portions of Iraq and Syria.

State Department official accused of soliciting sex from a minor denied bail

A U.S. State Department official accused of soliciting sex from a minor is being held without bond on Wednesday night.

It's Magic! Send a text, get anything you need

The startup Magic went viral like, well, magic. It's one of the latest additions to the service economy, similar to Alfred, WunWun or Instacart. But it's trying to one-up them all.

Southwest planes, grounded over missed inspections, allowed to fly

Southwest Airlines missed required inspections on 128 of its Boeing 737 aircraft, leading to the cancellation of dozens of flights this week.

Reel-y? 280-pound catfish reportedly caught in Italy's Po River

Catfish come in all varieties, shapes and sizes, some big and some small. And one downright gigantic, apparently now swimming in a river in Italy.

Boehner-McConnell gap sign of likely DHS shutdown

They've known for months that Congress would face a late February deadline to keep the Department of Homeland Security running.

FBI: Three men in New York attempted to join ISIS

One of three men arrested in an attempt to join ISIS in Syria vowed to shoot President Barack Obama, according to a complaint released in a Brooklyn, New York, federal court Wednesday.

Maya Angelou to be honored with postal stamp

Maya Angelou will soon be commemorated in a new forever stamp.

Apple ordered to pay $533 million in iTunes patent lawsuit

A Texas jury ordered Apple to pay $533 million for improperly using another company's patented technology in iTunes.

T.J. Maxx to hike minimum wage for workers

The owner of T.J. Maxx, Marshall's and Home Goods is raising wages for its workers to at least $10 an hour by next year.