President Barack Obama reaffirmed Wednesday that he does not intend to send U.S. troops into combat against the Islamic State group, despite doubts about the ability of Iraqi forces, Kurdish fighters and Syrian rebels to carry out the ground fight on their own.
A Raleigh man allegedly tried to blackmail a Durham priest found dead last month in a state park in Orange County and then admitted to killing him, according to a search warrant released Wednesday in the murder investigation.
An upstate New York man, Mufid A. Elfgeeh, 30, is charged with trying to provide support to ISIS, according to federal authorities. Authorities say he made arrangements, set up contacts for two would-be ISIS recruits and that he also bought guns and talked about shooting U.S. troops who had served in Iraq.
After ripping the stage at Atlanta’s One Music Fest over the weekend, Nas took a moment to kick back and celebrate 20 years of Illmatic at ATL’s Gold Room nightclub on Monday evening.
The rep says doctors did not find any drugs — other than marijuana — in Alsina’s system. At this point. they believe the fainting was brought on by exhaustion and dehydration.
Jay Z is fighting back though. According to TechDirt.com, the Brooklyn emcee filed a motion to dismiss the lawsuit earlier this month.
She has been replaced by Showbiz Tonight entertainment correspondent Nischelle Turner.