ISIS

A screenshot of the CENTCOM Twitter feed after it was hacked Monday.  (CBS NEWS)

CENTCOM’s Twitter, YouTube Accounts Hacked, Suspended

The Twitter account for U.S. Central Command was suspended Monday after it was hacked apparently by ISIS sympathizers or a group affiliated with them.

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Top Ten Stories Of 2014

The disappearance of a plane carrying hundreds, the fall of an iconic comedian, and the rise of a brutal terror group are just some of the biggest news stories of the year. Here are CBS Local’s top ten news stories of 2014.

12/23/2014

Family and friends of slain journalist Steven Sotloff gathered on Decmber 16, 2014 to celebrate Hanukkah and commemorate Sotloff. (Source: CBS4)

Parents Of Slain American Journalist Light Menorah Candle

As South Floridans celebrate the start of Hanukkah, the family of murdered journalist Steven Sotloff were set to honor him on Tuesday.

12/16/2014

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Robin Williams Tops 2014 List Of Google Searches

Comedian Robin Williams’ death is at the top of the list of Google searches for 2014.

12/16/2014

Islamic Society of North America executive Hazem Bata speaks during a vigil for aid worker Peter Kassig at Butler University October 8, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Kassig has been held by ISIS since being captured in Syria in October of 2013. (Source: Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)

ISIS Video Claims Beheading Of U.S. Aid Worker

An Islamic State group video released Sunday purports to show extremists beheading a dozen Syrian soldiers and ends with a militant claiming to have killed U.S. aid worker Peter Kassig. The latest slaughter was proudly broadcast by the group on the Internet.

11/16/2014

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Amid Nasty Ads Congressional Candidates Have A Lot In Common

In the race for U.S. Congress for District 26, the nasty ads are plastered all over social media and TV.

09/23/2014

US President Barack Obama greets military personnel upon arrival at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, Florida on September 16, 2014. AFP PHOTO/Mandel NGAN

President Obama In Tampa For Talks On ISIS

President Barack Obama is in Tampa to meet with military officials about U.S. counterterrorism measures against Islamic State militants. He’ll also meet with scientists to discuss the Ebola outbreak in northern Africa.

09/17/2014

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Dade Commissioners Urge Congress To Revoke Citizenship Of ISIL Fighters

Miami-Dade Commissioners passed a resolution on Monday which urged the federal government to revoke the citizenship and passports of any United States citizen who fights for the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).

09/16/2014

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Congressional Resolution Honors Slain South Florida Journalist

Members of the U.S. House from Florida and New Hampshire introduced a resolution honoring the lives of two American journalists, including one from South Florida, who were beheaded by Islamic State militants in Syria.

09/11/2014

President Barack Obama addresses the nation on ISIS on September 10, 2014. (Source: CBS)

President Vows To “Degrade & Ultimately Destroy” ISIS

In a primetime address to the nation Wednesday night, President Obama laid out his strategy for targeting the Islamic extremist group known as ISIS.

09/10/2014

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