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August 29th, 2014
08:37 PM ET

What led another American to ISIS?

Brooke Baldwin talks to investigator Anthony Lemieux about the psychology behind terrorism.

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August 29th, 2014
08:34 PM ET

UK raises terror threat level to "severe"

Brooke Baldwin talks to columnist Tom Rogan about why the British government may feel like they're losing control.

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August 28th, 2014
05:53 PM ET

Judah: "Putin created a monster"

Author Ben Judah says Vladimir Putin has presented a "Nazi Ukraine" to the Russian people and is now trapped by his own propaganda.

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August 28th, 2014
05:33 PM ET

Senator says lawmaker called her 'porky'

In her upcoming book, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand describes some inappropriate comments she received about her weight from a male colleague.

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August 27th, 2014
06:17 PM ET

Journalist says war reporting not worth risk

Journalist Tom Peter discusses his experience being kidnapped by gunmen in Syria in 2012.

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August 27th, 2014
06:07 PM ET

ISIS jihadist seeking global fame

Brooke talks with "The Daily Beast" Foreign Editor Christopher Dickey who says jihadist want to project themselves on a world stage for fame and attention.

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August 27th, 2014
11:50 AM ET

Congresswoman questions Obama's objectives in Syria and Iraq

Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL) joins Carol to discuss U.S. options against ISIS (referred to as ISIL by Ros-Lehtinen).

Asked why Congress hasn't called an emergency session, Ros-Lehtinen responds "Well, we'll be glad to go back to congress, but the first thing the President as Commander in Chief and as the head of our U.S. government needs to do is to lay out a vision, Carol, of what we're about to accomplish. If we go back to session tomorrow, what is it that we're going to be debating?"

Dancing around a question on what she personally believes the President should suggest, the Congresswoman continues, "Well, I think the president needs to lay out our goals. Why is it in our U.S. national security interest to defeat this cancer? I believe it is. I believe that if we want to ignore the problem and get back to this 9/10 mentality and to think the threat is no longer there it would be a horrible future for the United States and all of our interests throughout that region. We've got to defeat ISIL and I think that we've got allies that are helping us to do it."

Pressed for a more specific answer, Ros-Lehtinen says, "Well, I think that we should have these spy missions over Syria. We've got the technology to know where we're supposed to strike. Now Iraq is a far clearer goal than Syria is, why? Because actually doing these air strikes may end up helping the person who just a few years ago and as of yesterday we said Assad must go, uh, the supposed leader of Syria who has used chemical weapons on his people, who has murdered thousands of individuals, who have forced his own countrymen to flee the country. Now if we do airstrikes and we can do them and I hope the president gets to that point we have to make sure that we don't miss an opportunity again like he did in the past where he didn't work with the Free Syrian army natural allies that we could have had. So many missed opportunities, let's not miss them again."

Later, Ros-Lehtinen is questioned on what she personally believes the President should suggest. She says, "Well, I think that we should have these spy missions over Syria. We've got the technology to know where we're supposed to strike. Now Iraq is a far clearer goal than Syria is, why? Because actually doing these air strikes may end up helping the person who just a few years ago and as of yesterday we said Assad must go, uh, the supposed leader of Syria who has used chemical weapons on his people, who has murdered thousands of individuals, who have forced his own countrymen to flee the country. Now if we do airstrikes and we can do them and I hope the president gets to that point we have to make sure that we don't miss an opportunity again like he did in the past where he didn't work with the Free Syrian army natural allies that we could have had. So many missed opportunities, let's not miss them again."

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August 26th, 2014
05:25 PM ET

9/11 Commission Chief: very little U.S. knowlege about ISIS

Fmr. Gov. Thomas Kean states his concern over the lack of U.S. intelligence in regards to ISIS.

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August 26th, 2014
05:22 PM ET

Alleged audio of Brown shooting surfaces

New alleged audio of the Brown shooting offers new details including a pause between shots.

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August 26th, 2014
10:25 AM ET

Fast food controversy

Fast food may be as American as apple pie, but America's second largest burger chain is moving north of the border. Burger king just announced a massive multi-billion dollar merger with Canadian fast food chain, Tim Hortons. It shouldn't impact your ability to get a Whopper anytime soon, but behind the scenes, it'll help BK dodge some taxes here in the US. Carol talks with Christine Romans and Curtis DuBay about the reasoning behind Burger King's move north.

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