Allies form ISIS coalition . . . New York Times
The United States said it has formed a coalition to fight ISIS, unveiling a military and political campaign that officials said could serve as a model for combating extremist groups around the world.
Bush predicted Iraq result . . . Newsmax
Acknowledging that some Americans wanted an immediate withdrawal from Iraq, Bush in 2007 said, “It would mean surrendering the future of Iraq to al-Qaida.”
Benghazi team says it was held back . . . Fox News
A U.S. security team in Benghazi was held back from immediately responding to the attack on the American diplomatic mission on orders of the top CIA officer there, three of those involved told Fox News’ Bret Baier.
Senate Dems ask Obama to delay fiat . . . Politico
More top Democrats are pressuring President Barack Obama to slow down on immigration reform, further diminishing the chances that he’ll take sweeping administrative action before Election Day.
GOP questions website hacking . . . Fox News
House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa is demanding a key ObamaCare official testify before his committee after the Obama administration revealed Thursday hackers have successfully breached HealthCare.gov.
IRS secretly obtained donor list . . . Daily Caller
The Internal Revenue Service improperly obtained donor lists from nonprofit groups as part of a “secret research project” being run by Lois Lerner and other officials.
Only rich gain under Obama . . . Washington Times
Under President Obama, the richest 10 percent were the only income group of Americans to see their median incomes rise, according to a survey released this week by the Federal Reserve.
Ryan to Obama: Get ready to veto . . . The Hill
Republicans plan to test Obama’s willingness to use the veto pen if they capture control of the Senate in November, Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wisc.).
Todd lands Obama for first Meet the Press . . . The Hill
The interview will span “the threat of ISIS, U.S. relations with Russia and Ukraine, the Ebola outbreak, the upcoming midterm elections, and other news of the day,” according to NBC.
O’Reilly invites Psaki, Harf on show . . . Politico
Fox News host Bill O’Reilly extended invitations to appear on Friday night’s “The O’Reilly Factor” to State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki and her deputy, Marie Harf, after Harf had charged O’Reilly with using sexist language.
Bush daughters reject GOP label . . . Washington Times
Neither Jenna nor Barbara Bush — the famous daughters of former President George W. Bush — have followed in their father’s footsteps when it comes to claiming affiliation with the Republican Party.
DWS backtracks . . . Daily Caller
DNC Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz admitted fault Thursday for saying that Republican Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has “given women the back of his hand” and is “grabbing us by the hair.”
Podesta eyed for Hillary campaign chair . . . Politico
The interest in Podesta is a reflection of both Clintons’ comfort and familiarity with him, but also of his standing among progressive voters with whom Clinton has had a sometimes-strained relationship.
Joan Rivers slammed Obama tax policy . . . Free Beacon
She said Obama’s policies were “unfairly harsh to the rich.”