U.S. Charges Arizona Man with Supporting Islamic State

Graffiti depicting the flag of the Islamic State / AP

NEW YORK (Reuters) – An Arizona man was indicted on Thursday for supporting the militant group Islamic State by helping a New York City college student travel to Syria for military-style training, U.S. authorities said.

Inside the Ring: Looming Showdown Over Gitmo

The entrance to Camp 5 and Camp 6 at the U.S. military's Guantanamo Bay detention center

The Obama administration and Congress are heading for a showdown over the president’s plan to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and transfer its remaining terrorists abroad or to U.S. prisons.