Officials complained the Defense Department is a little too eager to ship arms to the U.S. Ally.
"If you come after Americans, we're going to come after you, wherever you are."
It’s the ever-increasing load, researchers at the International Congress on Soldiers' Physical Performance conclude.
Report is already riling up to the Republican base.
Defense Secretary Hagel said the U.S. would continue to attack the Islamic State and keep all options open, but the Pentagon is looking for greater regional support and nonmilitary means. By Kevin Baron
Obama administration officials signal a lengthy U.S. engagement in Iraq to fight the extremist group.
Push includes new support for U.S. ground troops, if not (yet) a full-scale re-invasion of the country.
Foley's murders have threatened to kill another one, Steven Sotloff, unless the U.S. ends its campaign against them.
"I am the Attorney General of the United States. But I am also a black man," Holder says.
Captors sought $100 million and a prisoner exchange.