By LORI HINNANT, Associated Press TREBES, France (AP) 03/24 — A French police officer who offered himself up to an Islamic extremist gunman in exchange for a hostage died of his injuries,
By SYLVIE CORBET and SAMUEL PETREQUIN, Associated Press PARIS (AP) 03.23 — An armed man took hostages in a supermarket in southern France on Friday,
By JOSHUA GOODMAN and CESAR GARCIA, Associated Press BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) 03/15 — Police hauled a handcuffed Cuban man into court in Colombia’s capital Thursday for allegedly plotting to kill U.S.
By TAMARA LUSH, Associated Press ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) 03/14 — Opening statements at her federal trial Wednesday outlined contrasting portraits of the widow of the man who shot and killed 49 people at a gay nightclub in Florida.
By DAVID PORTER, Associated Press NEWARK, N.J. (AP) 03/06 — A man who said he was on a “jihad” to avenge U.S. policy in the Middle East made a surprise guilty plea Tuesday to killing a college student in New Jersey and confessed to killing three other people in Washington state in a crime binge that took investigators weeks to connect.
NEW YORK (AP) 03/07 — A Canadian man pleaded guilty Tuesday to U.S. charges that he sent money and provided long-distance support to Tunisian jihadists believed responsible for a 2009 suicide attack in Iraq that killed five American soldiers.Read more »
By LOLITA C. BALDOR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 03/06 — A military investigation into the Niger attack that killed four American service members concludes the team didn’t get required senior command approval for their risky mission to capture a high-level Islamic State militant,
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) 02/17 — A 20-year-old Minneapolis man who said he was inspired by the Islamic State group has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for attacking and seriously injuring two brothers at the Mall of America.Mahad Abdirahman was sentenced Friday after pleading guilty earlier to two counts of first-degree assault for the November knife attack at the Bloomington mall.Read more »
By AMY FORLITI, Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) 0/17 — After Tnuza Jamal Hassan was stopped from flying to Afghanistan last September, she allegedly told FBI agents that she wanted to join al-Qaida and marry a fighter,
By JARI TANNER, Associated Press HELSINKI (AP) 02/07 — Finnish police say the Moroccan asylum-seeker who killed two people and wounded eight others in last year’s stabbing attack in southwestern Finland identified strongly with the Islamic State group and was motivated largely by hatred after heavy bombardments by the Western-led coalition in the Syrian city of Raqqa.
By LORI HINNANT, Associated Press PARIS (AP) 02/04 — He is the mute survivor of the 10-man Islamic State cell that terrorized Paris in November 2015,
By DEB RIECHMANN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 01/31 — President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed a new executive order to keep open the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay,
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) 01/22 — An Ohio man who admitted he plotted to kill military members in the U.S. after receiving training in Syria is again set to be sentenced after a short delay.Abdirahman Sheik Mohamud is scheduled to appear in federal court in Columbus on Monday.Read more »
BY HAMZA HENDAWI, Associated Press CAIRO (AP) 01/01 — Witnesses to an attack outside a Coptic Christian church in Egypt that left nine people dead said it was residents and worshippers,
By HAMZA HENDAWI, Associated Press
CAIRO (AP) 12/30 — Video clips circulating on social media on Saturday show the gunman who opened fire outside an Egyptian church and a nearby store owned by a Copt in an attack that killed at least nine people walking armed and unchallenged on a residential street for nearly 10 minutes.Read more »
By AMIR SHAH, Associated Press KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) 12/28 — A brutal attack claimed by the Islamic State group devastated a two-story Shiite Muslim cultural center in the Afghan capital on Thursday,
By QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA and MAGGIE MICHAEL, Associated Press MOSUL, Iraq (AP) 12/23 — The young man ended up on the morgue’s examining table in two parts.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) 12/24 — There’s “no doubt” a gunman who fired at police in several locations in the state capital, wounding one of them before they shot and killed him,Read more »
WASHINGTON (AP) 12/23 — Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Friday ordered a review of the Obama administration’s handling of a Drug Enforcement Administration program targeting drug trafficking by Iranian-backed Hezbollah.Read more »
By DON THOMPSON, Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) 12/23 — The FBI said Friday that it found a martyrdom letter and several guns in the home of a former Marine who said he wanted to carry out a Christmas Day attack on San Francisco’s Pier 39,