Georgia man pleads guilty to seeking to join Islam...
by Russ Bynum
Associated Press
08:35 AM, Thursday, May 28
Leon Nathan Davis had a family and a sales job — and says he left them behind last fall with a one-way ticket overseas and a plan to join the Islamic State group. The 37-year-old Augusta, Georgia, man pleaded guilty Wednesday in U.S. District Cour...

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