Stories tagged: extremists
Sat., Aug. 27, 2016, 7:55 p.m.
U.S. intelligence indicates a weaker Islamic State
The Pentagon and U.S. intelligence agencies view Islamic State as a shrinking and increasingly demoralized military force, a sharp shift from the seemingly invincible extremist army that declared an Islamist …
Thu., March 24, 2016, 10:47 a.m.
Syrian forces enter IS-held Palmyra
Backed by Russian airstrikes, Syrian government forces on Thursday pushed into the ancient town of Palmyra that has been held by the Islamic State group since May, state TV reported, …
Fri., March 9, 2012
Extremist groups burgeon
The number of militias and other extremist movements in the Inland Northwest and across the country continues to rise, according to a new report from the Southern Poverty Law Center. …
Thu., April 21, 2011
Arrested felon posted to racist website
A Whitman County man who bragged online about being involved with racist taco-truck protests in Kootenai County was arrested on a federal gun charge Wednesday. Jeremiah Daniel “J.D.” Hop, who …