Nathan A. Sales, the State Department's ambassador-at-large and coordinator for counterterrorism, called Iran "an extraordinary compendium of evil."
"We are pleased to announce that Matthew G. Whitaker, Chief of Staff to Attorney General Jeff Sessions at the Department of Justice, will become our new Acting Attorney General of the United States," Trump announced via Twitter on Wednesday.
"Mia Love gave me no love. And she lost. Too bad," Donald Trump said about the Utah congresswoman who lost her bid for re-election, at his first press conference since the midterms.
The Russian military said the lack of U.S. cooperation is "regrettable since terrorists threaten all members of the international community."
Russia warned of a "rapidly deteriorating" situation in eastern Syria where U.S.-backed Kurds are struggling to defeat ISIS.
Russia's alliance with Turkey is being tested by the ongoing presence of militant groups in Idlib and attacks on Syrian Kurds in the north.
The 29-year-old Democratic Socialist has repeatedly challenged the talking points of both President Donald Trump and established members of the Democratic Party.
The controversial commentator has previously suggested on Twitter that the migrant caravan approaching the U.S.-Mexico border was an attempt to sway the upcoming midterm elections.
The parents allegedly told the Hispanic students to "speak English" and "This is America."
Authorities said 19-year-old Naser Almadaoji recorded a video pledging allegiance to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi and sent it to an FBI source posing as an ISIS supporter.
President Donald Trump also claimed, without evidence, that "unknown Middle Easterners" have joined the immigrant caravan.
"This week [they are] a brigade working for a friendly organization, next week they've joined up with one or another terrorist organization," the U.S. special envoy to Syria said.
Syria's top diplomat said that victories against ISIS in his own country and Iraq "will benefit all the countries of the region and the world."
One threatening tweet read, "Gonna be in Manila the same time as Trump...I'll take one for the team lads."
Russia Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said the U.S. is "illegally trying to create a quasi-state" for Kurds in eastern Syria.
The deals may be in jeopardy after local challenges emerged to two precarious international arrangements designed to avoid new violence.
Two people familiar with the situation said discussions about Cox's portfolio are ongoing but the hiring is not yet official.
Earlier on Tuesday, Donald Trump told reporters that "we'll be taking a little ethanol tonight" during a rally in Iowa.
"We submit that the anticipated outrage of those U.S. officials was not a proper consideration as a matter of law," a lawyer has argued in court.