Terrorism

'One of my nightmares': Pipe bomb attack hits in NYC subway

Dec 11, 2017

Authorities say a man inspired by Islamic State extremists strapped on a crude pipe bomb, slipped unnoticed into the nation's busiest subway system and set the device off at rush hour, injuring himself and three others

The Latest: Trump: US must fix 'lax immigration system'

Dec 11, 2017

President Donald Trump says a bomb blast in Manhattan highlights the need for an immigration overhaul

Putin declares victory on visit to air base in Syria

Dec 11, 2017

Russian President Vladimir Putin has declared victory against "terrorists" in Syria during a surprise visit to a Russian military base in the county, where he also announced a partial pullout of Russian troops

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio: "This was an attempted terrorist attack"

Dec 11, 2017

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio: "This was an attempted terrorist attack"

Trial set for ex-cop accused of supporting Islamic State

Dec 11, 2017

The first law enforcement officer in the U.S. ever to be charged with a terrorism offense is again scheduled for trial

Australian city of Melbourne to test terrorism alarm system

Dec 11, 2017

Melbourne will test a terrorism alarm system this month after police thwarted two alleged plots targeting Christmas-New Year crowds and a lone driver killed six pedestrians in the last year in Australia's second-largest city

PM announces on state TV Iraq's war against IS has ended

Dec 9, 2017

Iraq's PM announces on state TV the country's war on the Islamic State is over after more than three years of combat operations

The Latest: White House says president has called for calm

Dec 9, 2017

The White House is urging all parties to "act in a matter conducive to peace" amid violent protests over President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel

Philippine military wants martial law extended in south

Dec 8, 2017

The Philippine military and police have asked the president to extend martial law he declared in the country's south by a year because of continuing threats from pro-Islamic State group militants and communist guerrillas

Citizens' group seeks US accountability for CIA renditions

Dec 8, 2017

Citizens' group joins with former Guantanamo Bay defense lawyers to highlight, denounce torture during interrogation of terror suspects

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