By MARI YAMAGUCHI, Associated Press TOKYO (AP) 07/06 — The execution of Japanese doomsday cult leader Shoko Asahara leaves unanswered questions about Aum Shinrikyo, which carried out the 1995 sarin gas attack on the Tokyo subway that killed 13 people and sickened 6,000.
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) 06/19 — A Utah teenager told police that he tried to blow up a homemade device in his backpack at school because he’d been looking at Islamic State propaganda and wanted to cause fear,Read more »
By JOSEF FEDERMAN, Associated Press JERUSALEM (AP) 06/12 — Israeli authorities have foiled over 200 Palestinian attacks by monitoring social media and sifting through vast amounts of data to identify prospective assailants ahead of time,
LONDON (AP) 05/31 — A supporter of the Islamic State group accused of encouraging attacks on 4-year-old Prince George has changed his plea from innocent to guilty.Read more »
By RAF CASERT and SYLVAIN PLAZY, Associated Press LIEGE, Belgium (AP) 05/29 — A knife-wielding man stabbed two police officers Tuesday in the Belgian city of Liege,
AKARTA, Indonesia (AP) 05/16 — Indonesian police on Wednesday shot dead four sword-wielding men who attacked a police headquarters in Sumatra, killing one officer, the latest in a spate of militant attacks across the Muslim-majority country.
By SYLVIE CORBET, Associated Press PARIS (AP) 05/14 — French police on Monday were questioning the parents and a friend of a 20-year-old man who attacked passers-by with a knife in Paris,
By DAVID JORDAN, Associated Press MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) 05/09 — The Vermont Legislature has approved a bill making it illegal to take “substantial steps” to threaten to kill or kidnap groups of people,
PLANO, Texas (AP) 05/03 — A suburban Dallas teenager accused of planning a mass shooting at a mall inspired by the Islamic State terror group has been charged with terrorism.Read more »
By KEN RITTER and MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) 05/03 — The jangly music of slot machines echoed through the packed room as police officers methodically made their way across the casino floor with their guns drawn.
By CHARMAINE NORONHA and DAVID CRARY, Associated Press TORONTO (AP) 04/25 — A chilling Facebook message posted before a van plowed onto a crowded Toronto sidewalk has raised the possibility the suspect in the attack nursed grudges against women and it is bringing back memories of a 1989 massacre of 14 women that remains one of Canada’s most traumatic acts of violence.
By STEPHANIE MORALES, Associated Press 04/23 – Prosecutors have dismissed the four most serious charges against a teenager accused of plotting to shoot up his former Vermont high school and cause mass casualties in a case that has led to new restrictions in the state’s gun laws.
By SHEILA NORMAN-CULP and ANGELA CHARLTON, Associated Press MONT-SAINT-MICHEL, France (AP) 04/22 — French authorities evacuated tourists from the Mont-Saint-Michel abbey and were searching houses Sunday on the famed outcropping in the English Channel for a visitor who apparently threatened to attack security services.
By KIM CHANDLER, Associated Press ATMORE, Ala. (AP) 04/20 — An Alabama man convicted of sending mail bombs during a wave of Southern terror has been executed for killing a federal judge,
By SYLVIE CORBET, Associated Press PARIS (AP) 03/26 — A national memorial event for a police officer who lost his life after swapping himself with a hostage being held by an Islamic extremist will take place Wednesday in Paris,
By TAMARA LUSH and JASON DEAREN, Associated Press 03/26, Lawyers for the Pulse nightclub shooter’s widow said Monday that the government has revealed that his father had been an FBI informant for 11 years before the attack.
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 DON THOMPSON and PAUL ELIAS, Associated Press ROSEVILLE, Calif. (AP) 03/24 — Investigators are working around the clock as they struggle to determine why a man with no apparent ties to terrorism drove a flaming minivan full of propane tanks and gasoline cans through the main gate of a major Northern California Air Force Base this week.
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.