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Islamic State Presses Offensive in Syria's North

Islamic State militants pressed their offensive Saturday in northern Syria against a major opposition stronghold, clashing with anti-government forces inside the town of Marea near the Turkish border. The London-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the lightning IS strike north of Aleppo cut a main road linking Marea to the nearby opposition town of Azaz.   No further combat details were available late Saturday.  But the Associated Press earlier in the day quoted...

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