AQAP, Yemeni Official, Mid-level AQAP Militants, And Significant AQAP Movement

The disturbing information comes from a Yemeni official, who told CNN on Wednesday that ISIS has a presence in at least three provinces in southern and central Yemen, and there is now a “real competition” between ISIS and the Yemen-based terror group al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula, or AQAP.
That …

Civil Asset Forfeiture, Cash Seizures, Justice Department, And Dozen Cash Seizures

Watch the second part of Gary Tuchman’s special report Thursday at 8 p.m. ET.
Before that stop was over, the officers had seized $100,000, which the men said was money to play poker. The troopers also called ahead to California authorities, who raided the men’s homes and ultimately indicted one of …

Immigration Reform, Obama, Immigration Reform Snub, And Campaign Finance Reform

In the 70-minute-long address, the President gave only lip service to immigration reform. He made no remarks on protecting Social Security and Medicare ? just as Republicans have hinted at a coming battle over welfare reform ? and only passing reference to the crowning achievement of his first term,…

Jihadi John, Japanese Citizens, Previous Hostage Videos, And Black-clad ISIS

The black-clad ISIS militant shown in a video demanding a $200 million ransom to spare the lives of two Japanese citizens looks and sounds similar to the man who has appeared in at least five previous hostage videos.
The knife-wielding masked man with a London accent, nicknamed “Jihadi John,” has is…

Lower Oil Prices, World Economy, IMF Chief Economist, And Drastically Lower Oil

Sorry folks, the world economy is not going to improve much this year. Or next year.
The world economy will grow by just 3.5% in 2015, and by 3.7% in 2016, according to the latest estimate from the International Monetary Fund. Both estimates are down 0.3 percentage points from the group’s previous …

Anne Arundel County, Executive Don Pyle, CNN Affiliate WJLA, And Company Spokesman Antonio

The house belonged to technology executive Don Pyle, the chief operating officer for ScienceLogic, company spokesman Antonio Piraino said.
Pyle had not been heard from on Monday, and his colleagues at ScienceLogic were “hoping for a miracle,” CNN affiliate WJLA reported.
Pyle was believed to have b…