Latest News Wires Islamic State captures Jordanian fighter pilot

A Jordanian aircraft conducting airstrikes over Syria was shot down. Islamic State militants captured the pilot. 

By , Associated Press

Islamic State group militants captured a Jordanian pilot after his warplane crashed while conducting airstrikes over Syria, the Jordanian military said Wednesday. It was the first instance of a foreign soldier falling into the group's hands since the U.S.-led coalition began its air campaign against the extremists.