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In ISIS Fight, Obama Points To American Power Beyond Military Force

President Obama says the U.S. and its allies are ratcheting up the military campaign against ISIS. But Obama says military force is just one aspect of American power. He points to the climate agreement in Paris as another example of American leadership.
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Texas Plumber's Old Truck Ends Up In Hands Of Syrian Militants

A Texas plumber who traded in his old F-250 pickup is suing the dealership because the truck ended up in Syria — in the hands of Islamist fighters, still emblazoned with the plumbing company decals.
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Obama Addresses The Nation On U.S. Strategy Against ISIS

Obama says the self-proclaimed Islamic State is rapidly losing ground in Iraq and Syria, including 40 percent of its territory in Iraq.
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With Islamophobia At Flood Tide, American Muslims Grapple With Suspicions

The rise in anti-Muslim rhetoric has left many Muslims in New Jersey frustrated and frightened — and prompted Muslim community leaders to explain their religion and reassert their loyalty to the U.S.
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Why Anti-Terror Technology Has Its Limits

Hany Farid co-developed the technology that tracks child pornography. He tells NPR's Scott Simon that similar software could be used to track terror content if tech companies were willing to use it.
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Connecticut Governor To Ban Guns For People On Federal Terrorism Lists

NPR's Audie Cornish talks to Gov. Dannel Malloy on his decision to ban individuals on federal terrorism watch lists from purchasing firearms in his state. Democrats have called for similar measures.
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Week In Politics: Trump On Muslims, Presidential Candidates On Terrorism

NPR's Kelly McEvers is joined by political analyst Leslie Sanchez and Pilar Marrero, a columnist for Spanish-language newspaper La Opinion, to talk about the week in politics.
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House Report Says White House Misled Congress On Bergdahl Swap

House Armed Services Committee Republicans are blasting President Obama over the release of Guantanamo Bay detainees in a deal that also freed Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl.
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Connecticut Governor Wants To Bar People On Watch Lists From Buying Guns

Criticizing Congress' lack of action, Gov. Dannel Malloy says he will sign an executive order. The move comes in direct response to the attacks in Paris and San Bernardino, Calif.
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Air Force Unveils Plan To Improve Conditions For Drone Operators

The Air Force's corps of drone operators is in bad shape from years of overwork, so service officials want to put it on a path to more sustainable, normal operations.

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