US strategy to combat the Islamic State group
Barack Obama was elected on a promise to get the US out of Iraq. But the rise of the Islamic State Organisation is forcing him to rethink that decision. As the US president heads into the final years of his presidency, his former adversary and Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton, seems to be gearing up for her run. While it's still not official, a recent stop in Iowa seems to have sealed the deal.
Finally, there's no mayoral race in sight for Rob Ford. It's not the partying and the drugs that are keeping the Toronto Mayor from running again, but his poor health.
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