90 people were injured when security forces removed anti-government forces from the heavily fortified Green Zone.
Car bombs and gunmen blitz plant, forcing two power stations to suspend electricity production.
ISIS fighter known as Abu Wahib, the former heir to Al-Qaeda's Iraqi leader, was known for his brutality.
Girl labeled "Isis Phillips" said she is "disgusted" at what high school said was an innocent mistake.
Erdogan said that Turkey needed more assistance to defend its border.
Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi wants to replace some ministers with technocrats in order to combat corruption.
The average age of ISIS recruits is 26 or 27 and the leading nationality is Saudi.
Iraqi counter-extremism forces gain the key area of Hit but 20,000 civilians remain.
ISIS is stopping several families, who have paid tax to remain, from leaving the embattled city.
The photo-sharing website says it removed the morbid vote as soon as it was reported.
Baghdad's forces have begun operations in Nineveh province to clear ISIS from nearby villages.
Elite U.S. troops were recently sent into northern Iraq to capture high-level ISIS figures.
More than 70 wounded when a fuel tanker explodes at an Iraqi police checkpoint.
Endemic corruption and lone-wolf attacks provide the biggest challenges, analysts say.
The three men were kidnapped by an Iran-backed militia.
The footage also shows female Kurdish snipers and female fighters manning machine-gun mounted trucks.
Asaib Ahl al-Haq, Kata'ib Hezbollah and the Badr Organization are the principle focus of the investigation.
U.S. sources said Washington had no reason to believe Tehran was involved in the kidnapping.
U.S. defense official confirms two 2,000-pound bombs hit ISIS cash storage facility.