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NEWS BRIEFS: National News

BY MELISSA SIEGLER Staff Writer   Attorney General Eric Holder resigns On Thursday, September 25, Attorney General Eric Holder announced that he will be resigning from his position after six years with the Obama administration. Fox News reported that Holder…

NEWS BRIEFS: International News

BY JEAN-MARIE BRALLEY Staff Writer Three more countries join international coalition against ISIS Belgium, Denmark and Britain are now part of the international coalition helping the United States and Iraqi governments combat the Islamic State. In all, more than 50…

NEWS BRIEFS: International news

BY JEAN-MARIE BRALLEY ISIS numbers estimated to be up to 31,500 The CIA said Thursday that the Islamic State fighters now number between 20,000 and 31,500, up from an estimated 10,000. ISIS numbers are growing due partially to an influx…