Saudi Arabia and at least two other nations said Friday they were temporarily closing their embassies in Yemen, joining the United States and some other countries in shutting their diplomatic outposts in the Arabian Peninsula nation because of what they say is a deteriorating security situation.
She has a picture of an ISIS beheading on her Twitter profile page, and tweets support for the terror group from Syria. But what worries researchers the most about this woman they call "Toronto Jane" or "LA" is that only a few months ago, she was tweeting from Toronto.
The Pakistani Taliban has claimed responsibility for a Friday attack on a Shiite Muslim mosque in Peshawar in northern Pakistan -- a suicide bombing and gunfire assault that a hospital representative said killed 19 people and injured dozens of others.
Kayla Mueller, an American aid worker and ISIS hostage whose death was confirmed by her family this week, might have been paired with a male ISIS fighter during her captivity, U.S. intelligence and government officials said Wednesday.