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Islamic extremist attack on Somali hotel leaves 26 dead

Islamic extremists blew up the gate of a Somali hotel with a car bomb and took over the building for more than 14 hours, leaving 26 people dead befor...

Islamic extremist attack on Somali hotel leaves 26 dead

Source: washingtonpost.com

Somali forces end extremist siege of Kismayo hotel; 26 dead Islamic extremists blew up the gate of a Somali hotel with a car bomb and took over the building for more than 14 hours, leaving 26 people dead before Somali forces who besieged the hotel overnight ki...
22:17 2019-07-13

At least 26 dead in Somali hotel attack claimed by al-Shabaab A terrorist attack in Somalia left at least 26 dead and dozens more wounded, according to reports. The carnage began when heavily armed members of the terrorist group al-Shabaab stormed the Asasey hot...
00:34 2019-07-14

Somalia car bombing leaves 10 dead in extremist attack A local district official told The Associated Press the death toll may rise as fighting continued inside the Asasey Hotel between the extremist gunmen and security forces. He said gunfire is continuin...
20:17 2019-07-13

Somali forces end extremist siege of hotel where Americans, other foreigners died An all-night siege by extremist militants at a Somali hotel in the southern port city of Kismayo ended Saturday, but not before 26 people – including 2 Americans – were killed, officials said....
17:51 2019-07-13

Somali forces end hotel siege that left 26 dead Somali forces have brought to an end an all-night siege on a hotel in the city of Kismayo in which at least 26 people were killed, including one Briton....
10:34 2019-07-13

| LATEST: Foreigners among 26 killed, 56 injured in Al-Shabaab attack on Somali hotel At least 26 people, including many foreigners, have been killed and 56 were injured in a suicide bomb and gun attack claimed by Al-Shabaab militants on a popular hotel in southern Somalia....
14:51 2019-07-13

Trudeau condemns hotel attack that killed 26 including Somali-Canadian journalist "Together, we must create a safer, more peaceful world, where the media freedom so central to healthy democracies and strong societies can flourish," Trudeau said in the statement....
01:51 2019-07-15

Suicide car bomb targets hotel in Somali port city, two journalists confirmed dead A car bomb went off on Friday at a hotel in Somalia's port city of Kismayu where local elders and lawmakers had been discussing an upcoming regional election and was followed by gunfire, police said, ...
00:51 2019-07-13

New Orleans hotel collapse leaves one dead and two missing Hard Rock hotel was under construction in Louisiana citySite still unstable after one side of building falls to groundA section of a Hard Rock hotel under construction at the edge of New Orleans’ hist...
11:17 2019-10-13

Collapse of a Future Hard Rock Hotel Leaves Two Dead, and New Orleans Reeling At least 19 others were injured and one person remains unaccounted for after a building collapse at a construction site steps from the city’s historic French Quarter, according to the authorities....
11:17 2019-10-13

| Two Somali refugees charged with plans to join Islamic State group The US Justice Department announced the arrest of two refugees from Somalia who were allegedly planning to travel to Egypt to join the Islamic State group....
21:34 2019-07-31

An attack on a wedding in Afghanistan leaves at least 40 dead At least 40 civilians attending a wedding were killed Sunday night when Afghan military forces struck against a Taliban hideout in the building adjacent to the ceremony....
05:00 2019-09-24

26 Dead, 56 Hurt in Somalia Hotel Attack, Al-Shabaab Claim Responsibility At least 26 people, including several foreigners, were killed and 56 injured in a suicide bomb and gun attack claimed by Al-Shabaab militants on a popular hotel in southern Somalia, a top regional......
11:51 2019-07-13

Mexico bar attack: fire leaves 23 dead and 13 injured Gang dispute believed to be behind blaze at venue in Gulf coast city of Coatzacoalcos An attack on a bar in the Mexican city of Coatzacoalcos has left 23 people dead and 13 injured.The assailants star...
14:00 2019-08-28

Suspected Arson Attack in Japan Leaves More Than a Dozen Dead At least 24 people are presumed dead in a suspected arson attack at an animation studio in the western city of Kyoto, one of the worst violent attacks in Japan in decades....
12:51 2019-07-18

Knife Attack at Paris Police Headquarters Leaves 4 Dead The assailant, an administrative employee who had worked at Police Headquarters since 2003, was also killed, an official said. His motive was not immediately clear....
18:00 2019-10-03

Knife Attack In Lyon, France Leaves 1 Dead, 9 Injured (VILLEURBANNE, France) — Police detained an Afghan man seeking asylum in France after one person was fatally stabbed and nine others injured Saturday outside a subway station near the city of Ly...
06:51 2019-09-01

Knife attack in Japan leaves 2 dead, nearly 20 injured, including kids A child and an adult were killed and nearly 20 others, including kids, were wounded when a knife-wielding man went on a stabbing spree in Japan, according to local reports. The suspect launched the at...
07:17 2019-05-28

Somali security forces end al-Shabab hotel siege An al-Qaida-linked extremist attack on a hotel in the Somali port city of Kismayo has killed at least 12 people, including two journalists. The hotel is often frequented by lawmakers and government of...
10:00 2019-07-13

'Violent attack' at Finland mall leaves one dead, 10 more injured, suspect in custody: police A knife-wielding man, also armed with a gun, killed at least one person and injured 10 more Tuesday afternoon during a “violent attack” at a mall in central Finland, police said. ...
03:34 2019-10-02

Suicide car bomb targets hotel in Somali port city, death toll may be high: police A car bomb went off on Friday at a hotel in Somalia's port city of Kismayu where local elders and lawmakers had been discussing an upcoming regional election and was followed by gunfire, police said, ...
21:51 2019-07-12

Somali militants attack US drone base and European convoy Al-Shabaab claims its fighters launched raid on military base west of MogadishuA US military base used to launch drones and a European military convoy have been hit in separate attacks in Somalia.A Re...
23:34 2019-09-30

Extremist attack kills more than 60 people in Nigeria; Boko Haram suspected Last week marked the grim 10-year anniversary of the Boko Haram insurgency in Nigeria, which has killed tens of thousands of people.        ...
21:34 2019-07-31

Islamic State in Afghanistan aims to attack US, general says The Islamic State group in Afghanistan is a "very worrisome" threat to the United States, and U.S. counterterrorism efforts have yet to shrink its extremist ambitions, a senior American general said W...
08:17 2019-06-13

Chemical used in apparent suicide leaves 9 sickened at San Jose hotel One woman is dead and nine others were sickened by a poisonous chemical used in an apparent suicide that forced authorities to evacuate three floors of a San Jose hotel, according to reports. “M...
23:00 2019-09-01

Islamic State claims deadly attack in east Congo's Ebola zone Islamic State claimed responsibility on Tuesday for a deadly overnight attack in an area of eastern Congo hit by an Ebola epidemic, although its account of the violence differed from local reports....
23:00 2019-06-04

Islamic State claims June attack that killed four on patrol in Lebanon's Tripoli Islamic State claimed responsibility on Thursday for an attack that killed two police officers and two soldiers on patrol in patrol in Lebanon's Tripoli last month, the group’s Al-Nabaa newspaper said...
10:34 2019-07-05

Afghanistan vows to crush Islamic State havens after attack on wedding party Afghanistan's president on Monday vowed to "eliminate" all safe havens of the Islamic State group as the country marked a subdued 100th Independence Day after a horrific wedding attack claimed by the ...
18:34 2019-08-19

French President Macron honors ‘victims of Islamic terrorism’ killed in Paris knife attack French President Emmanuel Macron at a ceremony Tuesday called the four police employees killed in last week’s knife attack inside Paris’ police headquarters “victims of Islamic terrorism.”...
18:17 2019-10-08

Afghanistan Vows to ‘Eliminate’ Islamic State Safe Havens After a Horrific Attack Kills 63 People (KABUL, Afghanistan) — Afghanistan’s president on Monday vowed to “eliminate” all safe havens of the Islamic State group as the country marked a subdued 100th Independence Day ...
18:00 2019-08-19

| Suicide attack at Somalia hotel followed by gunfire A car bomb went off in a hotel in Somalia's port city of Kismayuo where legislators and local elders were meeting, followed by gunfire, a police officer says....
21:17 2019-07-12

Suicide attack on hotel kills at least seven in Somalia Two journalists among those who died in al-Shabaab attack on popular hotel in Kismayo At least seven people have been killed in a suicide bomb and gun attack claimed by al-Shabaab militants on a hotel...
09:17 2019-07-13

Death toll in Somalia hotel attack rises to 26 At least 26 people were killed and a further 56 injured in Friday's terror attack at a hotel in Kismayo, Somalia, Jubaland state president Ahmed Madobe said Saturday morning....
12:51 2019-07-13

Kenya's dusitD2 hotel reopens after January attack that killed 21 The five-star dusitD2 Hotel in Nairobi will reopen its doors to guests on Thursday, six months after 21 people were killed in an attack on a hotel and office complex by Somalia's al Shabaab militants....
21:00 2019-07-31

Raj Thackeray Acquitted In 2008 Maharashtra Hotel Attack Case A court in Nashik district on Wednesday acquitted Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray in connection with a 2008 case of attack on a hotel by his party workers....
16:17 2019-05-29

At Least One Dead After Hotel Partially Collapses in New Orleans Portions of an under-construction Hard Rock Hotel in New Orleans collapsed Saturday, killing at least one person and trapping several contractors inside according to local reports.Read more......
04:17 2019-10-13

Saudi-based Islamic group condemns attack on Saudi airport The Saudi-based Organization of Islamic Cooperation has condemned the Houthi rebel attack on Saudi Arabia's Abha regional airport, which wounded 26, and said it supported Saudi policies aimed at count...
18:17 2019-06-13

Pakistani authorities arrest leader behind 2008 Mumbai hotel attack Pakistani authorities have arrested the radical cleric mastermind behind a 2008 hotel siege in Mumbai, India, that left 166 people dead. Hafiz Saeed, who has been designated a terrorist by the UN, was...
19:34 2019-07-17

Hotel magnate, AFL founder Barron Hilton dead at 91 Barron Hilton, a hotel magnate who expanded his father's chain and became a founding owner in the American Football League, died Thursday at his Los Angeles home. He was 91....
02:51 2019-09-22

Death toll in hotel attack in Somalia's Kismayo jumps to 26 - regional president Islamist gunmen killed 26 people, including Kenyans, Americans, a Briton and Tanzanians, when they stormed a hotel in Somalia's southern port city of Kismayo, a regional state president said on Saturd...
12:34 2019-07-13

Death toll in hotel attack in Somalia's Kismayu jumps to 26: regional president The death toll from the attack on a hotel in Somalia's port city of Kismayu has risen to 26, with Kenyans, Americans, a Briton and Tanzanians among the dead, Jubbaland region's president said on Satur...
12:17 2019-07-13

Serious Bluetooth flaw leaves devices open to attack A group of researchers has discovered a critical Bluetooth vulnerability that leaves tons of wireless devices exposed to digital intrusions. The Bluetooth SIG, an organization that oversees the techno...
18:34 2019-08-16

Bernie Sanders leaves hospital after heart attack Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders took to Twitter to thank well-wishers after he was released from a Las Vegas hospital Friday. His campaign confirmed that Sanders had a heart attack. (...
08:34 2019-10-05

Ashura stampede leaves at least 31 dead At least 31 people have died and more than 100 have been wounded in a stampede in the Iraqi city of Karbala as thousands of Shia Muslim worshipers marked Ashura on Tuesday, a statement released by Ira...
21:34 2019-09-10

Hard Rock hotel construction collapse in New Orleans: At least 1 dead, several missing The construction of a Hard Rock hotel on Canal Street collapsed Saturday morning in New Orleans. You can watch the harrowing moments here.        ...
19:51 2019-10-12

Hard Rock hotel construction collapses in New Orleans; 1 dead, 3 missing The construction of a Hard Rock hotel on Canal Street collapsed Saturday morning in New Orleans. You can watch the harrowing moments here.       ...
08:17 2019-10-13

Brother of New Jersey man who was found dead in Dominican Republic hotel room: 'Something is off there' The brother of a New Jersey man who was found dead last week in his resort hotel room in the Dominican Republic spoke out Wednesday on "Fox & Friends," cautioning Americans to reconsider their vacatio...
17:51 2019-06-19

Maryland couple found dead in their hotel room in the Dominican Republic Edward Nathaniel Holmes and Cynthia Ann Day were found unresponsive in their hotel room after missing their scheduled checkout time on Thursday.        ...
22:17 2019-06-02

Hard Rock hotel construction collapses in New Orleans; 2 dead, 1 missing The construction of a Hard Rock hotel on Canal Street collapsed Saturday morning in New Orleans. You can watch the harrowing moments here.       ...
19:17 2019-10-13

Maryland couple found dead in Dominican Republic hotel room A Maryland couple has been found dead in their hotel room in the Dominican Republic, which the U.S. State Department issued a travel advisory about in April....
20:51 2019-06-02

Maryland couple found dead in their Dominican republic hotel room Edward Nathaniel Holmes, 63, and Cynthia Ann Day, 49, were found dead in their hotel room by hotel staff in the Dominican Republic.        ...
16:51 2019-06-03

Couple vacationing in Dominican Republic found dead in hotel room Months after a Delaware mom said she survived a savage beating while on vacation in the Dominican Republic, an engaged Maryland couple was found dead inside their hotel room in that country, according...
22:34 2019-06-01

Second person found dead in Hard Rock hotel collapse in New Orleans A second person was found dead before a search ended Saturday night in the collapse earlier in the day of the upper floors of a hotel under construction in New Orleans....
20:51 2019-10-13

Explainer: Attack on Saudi leaves world without spare oil capacity The strike on the heartland of Saudi Arabia's oil industry, including damage to the world's biggest petroleum-processing facility, has driven oil prices to their highest level in nearly four months....
07:51 2019-09-16

Bernie Sanders Had Heart Attack, His Doctors Say as He Leaves Hospital “After two and a half days in the hospital, I feel great, and after taking a short time off, I look forward to getting back to work,” Mr. Sanders said....
04:00 2019-10-05

US: Plane crash in Texas leaves 10 dead The small private plane crashed into a hangar during taking off, killing 10 people. Authorities are investigating the causes of the crash, which took place in a suburb of the city of Dallas....
05:51 2019-07-01

Peru earthquake leaves one dead and several injured One person was killed and at least 11 people have been injured in Peru, with a further seven injuries in neighboring Ecuador, after an 8.0 magnitude earthquake struck northern Peru on Sunday morning....
17:51 2019-05-26

Russian Submersible Fire Leaves 14 Dead Fourteen sailors died after fire broke out on a research submersible in Russian waters, recalling past Russian naval tragedies and casting a spotlight on the safety of the country’s deep-sea vessels....
00:51 2019-07-03

Random stabbing in Pittsburgh leaves one dead A man fatally stabbed a woman in the neck at a bus stop in downtown Pittsburgh and then stabbed another passerby on Thursday in what police said was a random attack....
06:00 2019-08-09

Imelda leaves 2 dead in Texas, others stranded At least two people are known dead as the remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda bring massive floods into the Houston area and East Texas. Others were still being rescued on Thursday night. (Sept. 20) ...
14:51 2019-09-20

Raging LA wildfire leaves at least 1 person dead At least one person has died as a result of a raging wildfire tearing through the LA area Friday, according to a report. The man had cardiac arrest triggered by the wind-swept blaze in Sylmar — which ...
21:51 2019-10-11

Rare Bacterial Infection Leaves at Least 12 Dead in U.K. Most of those affected by the outbreak of invasive Group A streptococcal disease in Essex had been receiving care for chronic wounds, the authorities said....
19:51 2019-06-27

Virginia Beach shooting leaves at least 11 dead According to Virginia Beach's police chief, a disgruntled city employee opened fire at the municipal center in Virginia Beach, killing 11 people and wounding at least six others.   ...
04:34 2019-06-01

1 dead, three missing after Hard Rock Hotel construction site collapses in New Orleans NBC — One person was killed and three others are missing after a Hard Rock Hotel under construction in New Orleans collapsed Saturday morning. The city’s fire department received a call ab...
22:51 2019-10-12

New Orleans Hard Rock hotel under construction collapses; at least 2 dead, multiple injured A Hard Rock Hotel and Casino building under construction in downtown New Orleans partially collapsed on Saturday, killing at least one person and injuring more than a dozen others....
07:51 2019-10-13

New Orleans Hard Rock hotel under construction collapses; at least 1 dead, multiple injured A Hard Rock Hotel and Casino building under construction in downtown New Orleans partially collapsed on Saturday, killing at least 1 person and injuring several....
18:51 2019-10-12

Bernie Sanders Leaves Hospital, Returns to Vermont Following Heart Attack Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders headed home to Burlington, VT, on Saturday to recover from a heart attack he experienced earlier in the week while on the campaign trail....
01:00 2019-10-06

Attempted terrorist attack: Mosque shooting leaves 1 wounded in Norway The suspect in the mosque shooting has been tied to extreme right-wing views and hostility towards immigrants, Oslo police say.        ...
09:00 2019-08-12

Bernie Sanders had a heart attack, campaign says as senator leaves hospital Democratic candidate feeling ‘so much better’ after being taken to into care with chest discomfort on Tuesday Bernie Sanders had a heart attack, his campaign confirmed Friday, as the Vermont senator a...
21:00 2019-10-05

Prison Riot Leaves 57 Dead in Northern Brazil In the latest outbreak of prison violence in Brazil, inmates from rival factions faced off in an hourslong battle that left 16 prisoners decapitated....
18:00 2019-07-31

Sydney Stabbing Spree Leaves One Dead, Another Wounded A woman was killed and another woman wounded when a man went on a stabbing spree in the heart of Sydney, sending Australia’s largest city into lockdown before three men armed only with a chair and a m...
15:34 2019-08-13

Stabbing rampage in Lyon leaves 19-year-old dead A man used a knife and a skewer to attack several people at a Lyon bus stop before being overpowered by passersby. Far-right politician Marine Le Pen said the attack resulted from a naive migration po...
22:00 2019-09-01

Gunfight at Baltimore clinic leaves 2 dead, cop injured An armed man demanding methadone at a Baltimore drug clinic was killed in a gun battle that left another man dead and a shot cop among the injured, according to authorities. The gunman, yet to be iden...
22:17 2019-07-16

California stabbing rampage leaves four dead and two wounded Only motive was ‘robbery, hate, homicide’, say policeSuspect, 33, allegedly attacked and robbed over two-hour periodAuthorities in southern California are searching for answers after a brutal and appa...
03:34 2019-08-09

California stabbing spree leaves four dead, two wounded California police on Thursday were trying to determine why a man went on a stabbing and robbery spree in two communities near Los Angeles the previous day, killing four people and wounding two others ...
19:00 2019-08-08

Kansas City bar shooting leaves several dead and injured Four people were killed and five others injured in a shooting early Sunday at a bar in Kansas City, Kansas, police said.        ...
20:17 2019-10-06

Another violent Chicago weekend leaves 5 dead, nearly 50 injured Five people have been killed by gunfire and nearly 50 have been injured, including an 8-year-old girl who was shot at a barbecue, in 37 separate shooting incidents in Chicago, Ill. over the weekend, p...
08:00 2019-08-13

Kansas City, Kan., bar shooting leaves 4 dead, 5 wounded Four people were killed when a suspect — who remains on the run — entered a Kansas City, Kan., bar early Sunday morning and opened fire, police said....
16:17 2019-10-06

Imelda leaves 2 dead in Texas, others stranded and trapped CHINA, Texas — The slow-churning remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda that flooded parts of Texas left at least two people dead and rescue crews with boats scrambling to reach stranded drivers and famili...
09:51 2019-09-20

Kansas City shooting leaves four dead and five injured at bar Two gunmen opened fire at 1:30am at the Tequila KC BarPolice say shooting believed to have stemmed from earlier disputeAuthorities say two gunmen opened fire in a Kansas City, Kansas, bar and shot nin...
01:17 2019-10-07

El Paso shooting at Walmart leaves at least 20 people dead Police say 21 year-old white man in custody after shooting at mall complexIncident being investigated as a potential hate crimeAt least 20 people have been killed after a shooter opened fire at a busy...
05:00 2019-08-04

Boat capsizes in the Philippines, leaves 7 dead and 14 injured KALIBO, Philippines — The Philippines coast guard said seven rowers drowned and 14 others were rescued when their dragon boat overturned Wednesday after being lashed by strong waves during a practice ...
15:34 2019-09-25

Fiery bus accident in southern Mexico leaves at least 20 dead At least 20 people died in a fiery accident in the southeastern Mexican state of Veracruz on Wednesday when a bus collided with a cargo truck, a state official and various local media outlets reported...
01:00 2019-05-30

Infant dead after dad leaves twins in car outside Alabama car dealership An 11-month-old boy died after he and his twin sister were left in a hot car for more than three hours outside an Alabama Honda dealership where their dad worked, according to news reports. Police res...
05:34 2019-09-30

Shooting at South Carolina bar leaves two dead, eight wounded Police in South Carolina were hunting for suspects on Saturday after at least one person opened fire before dawn at a crowded bar in the city of Lancaster, killing two people and wounding eight others...
20:51 2019-09-21

Boat sinking in Hungary leaves seven dead, at least 20 missing Seven passengers died — and at least 20 were missing — when a Hungarian sightseeing boat sank early Thursday on the Danube River in Budapest. The vessel was carrying 32 South Korean passen...
04:00 2019-05-30

One dead, 8 sickened in California hotel hazmat incident treated as suicide involving chemicals A hazmat incident at a California hotel over the weekend that left one person dead and at least 8 more sickened is now being investigated as a suicide, police said....
18:34 2019-09-02

Dad of Celtics draft pick Tremont Waters found dead in Connecticut hotel room The father of a recently drafted Boston Celtics player was mysteriously found dead in a Connecticut hotel room, according to a report Friday. Edwin Waters Jr. — the father of 21-year-old point guard T...
23:00 2019-07-12

Darkfield's Flight: an immersive experience that leaves you half dead In the sylvan surroundings of Dartington Hall, the pioneers of immersive theatre are exploring the many-world interpretation of quantum mechanics, one air crash at a time...
14:32 2019-05-21

El Paso shooting at Walmart leaves multiple people dead Police say one person in custody after shooting at mallMayor Dee Margo: ‘It’s an absolute tragedy’Multiple people have been killed in a shooting at a Walmart store in El Paso, Texas, according to loca...
00:51 2019-08-04

Clash between Pygmies and DRC gorilla sanctuary rangers leaves one dead Poaching patrol was ambushed by Pygmies using bows and arrows, Kahuzi Biega park official saysOne person was killed and 14 were injured in clashes near a gorilla sanctuary in the Democratic Republic o...
08:34 2019-07-20

France: Storm Miguel leaves 3 dead after lifeboat capsizes Three members of a rescue boat crew have died after their vessel overturned in heavy seas off the west coast of France. Several regions along the Atlantic coast are on high alert....
22:34 2019-06-07

Brazil Hospital Fire Leaves 11 Dead, Many of Them Elderly Patients (RIO DE JANEIRO) — A fire raced through a hospital in Rio de Janeiro overnight, forcing staff to wheel patients into the streets on beds or in wheelchairs and killing at least 11 people, many of...
02:34 2019-09-14

Heavy storms and flooding leaves 1 person dead in Louisiana Heavy storms, packing strong winds and large amounts of rainfall, slammed into Louisiana and Oklahoma on Thursday, killing one person and injuring several others, authorities said. A pick-up truck in ...
02:17 2019-06-07

‘Mystery illness’ leaves number of dogs dead in Norway Dog owners in Norway are being warned after a mysterious illness caused the death of a number canines in locations across the country, officials said Monday. The Norwegian Food Safety Authority said t...
13:00 2019-09-10

Iraq: Stampede at Ashoura ritual leaves dozens dead At least 31 people have died and more than 100 were injured in a stampede in Iraq's Shiite city of Karbala. Panic broke out when a walkway allegedly collapsed during the ritual commemorations....
16:00 2019-09-10

New York City building collapse leaves at least 1 dead, others injured At least one person was dead and five others were injured Tuesday when a New York City building that was under construction partially collapsed just before noon....
21:34 2019-08-27

Bloody weekend in Chicago leaves 7 dead, dozens injured CHICAGO (AP) — A surge of weekend violence in Chicago that left seven people dead and more than 40 injured prompted the police department to dispatch dozens more officers to the street and forced one ...
06:17 2019-08-06

Chicago suffers bloody weekend as gun violence leaves seven dead Mass shootings command widespread media coverage, but lost in the national conversations about guns are everyday killings As deadly mass shootings devastated communities in Texas and Ohio and reignite...
11:00 2019-08-06

Honduras soccer riot leaves 3 dead, at least 10 injured, officials say At least three people were killed and 10 were injured after riots broke out Saturday night in the capital of Honduras before a soccer game between two rival teams, officials said. ...
11:34 2019-08-19

Fatal bus crash in Dubai leaves 17 dead, several more injured: police A bus crash in Dubai Thursday night left 17 people dead, including 12 Indian nationals, after police say “negligence” led the driver to crash into a warning sign....
22:17 2019-06-07

Brazil: Prison riot in Amazonas state leaves at least 8 dead Authorities in Brazil say fighting erupted among inmates at a prison in the northern state of Amazonas, and at least eight people died before the riot was brought under control...
02:34 2019-05-27

California scuba diving boat blaze leaves at least eight dead Rescuers were searching for at least 20 people, after a fire broke out on a dive boat near California. The Coast Guard said it had rescued five crew members who were sleeping on the top deck and manag...
01:34 2019-09-03

Weekend of violence in Chicago leaves 2 dead, dozens injured Dozens of people have been injured and two have been killed in Chicago, Ill. in 33 separate incidents over the weekend where shots were fired, according to police....
07:00 2019-08-12

Early morning officer-involved shooting leaves one dead * Changes were made to the initial story, regarding the burglary suspects being in the apartment as originally reported, as authorities gave new information. Tucson Police Dept. is investigating an e...
02:51 2019-06-17

Iraq: Stampede during Ashoura ritual leaves dozens dead At least 31 people have died and more than 100 have been injured in a stampede in Iraq's Shiite city of Karbala. Panic broke out when a walkway reportedly collapsed during the ritual commemorations....
21:00 2019-09-10

Pakistan earthquake leaves 19 dead and 300 injured in Kashmir region A shallow earthquake near Mirpur has struck north-eastern Pakistan, tearing huge cracks in roadsAt least 19 people have been killed and 300 injured after a shallow earthquake struck north-eastern Paki...
17:00 2019-09-25

| WATCH | Shock after Maine propane blast leaves one dead A propane explosion that levelled a newly constructed building after fire crews arrived to investigate the smell of gas morning, left a firefighter dead and several injured in Maine. WATCH NOW....
20:17 2019-09-17

Germany: Exploding frying pan leaves one dead and several others critically injured Around 150 people were attending a food festival when a large frying pan exploded, injuring a dozen attendees. One woman has died from severe burns. Authorities have launched an investigation....
15:34 2019-09-09

Tokyo: Typhoon Faxai leaves one dead, dozens injured The strongest winds in years wreaked havoc on Japan's notoriously busy rush hour commute as flights were cancelled and train lines closed. More than 900,000 homes lost power....
08:00 2019-09-09

Crash At Indian Rally Championship Event Leaves Three Dead Three people were killed in a crash during round three of the Indian National Rally Championship. A motorbike carrying the three victims had entered the track when it was struck by Gaurav Gill’s Mahin...
00:00 2019-09-23

Shooting at Brooklyn illegal gambling club leaves four dead Three wounded with non-life-threatening injuriesMayor Bill de Blasio laments ‘senseless gun violence’Four people were killed and three wounded in a shooting early on Saturday at an illegal gambling cl...
19:17 2019-10-12

Fire at Harlem NYCHA complex leaves man dead: cops A man was killed when a blaze broke out at a public housing complex in Manhattan, police said Thursday. Emergency crews rushed to a fire in the bedroom of a fourth-floor apartment of the Park East Hou...
17:51 2019-10-10

California scuba diving boat blaze leaves at least 8 dead Rescuers are searching for at least 26 people after a fire broke out on a dive boat near California. The coast guard said it had rescued five crew members who were sleeping on the top deck and managed...
06:00 2019-09-03

Suspected Arson in Japanese Anime Studio Leaves Up to 23 Dead (TOKYO) — A man screaming “You die!” burst into an animation production studio in Kyoto, Japan, and set it on fire early Thursday, authorities said, killing seven people and leaving ...
17:17 2019-07-18

Brazil prison riot leaves 57 inmates dead, 16 decapitated Authorities say at least 57 prisoners have been killed by other inmates during a riot at a prison in northern Brazil.        ...
21:34 2019-07-31

Shooting in Vancouver, Wash., Senior Apartments Leaves 1 Dead The 80-year-old gunman, who was a resident of the building in Washington, was taken into custody after retreating inside his apartment for two hours, the authorities said....
09:34 2019-10-04

Poland: Lightning strike leaves several dead in Tatra Mountains Three people, including a child, have been killed during an electrical storm in the Tatra Mountain range near the Polish town of Zakopane. Rescue personnel are continuing to look for survivors....
21:34 2019-08-22

Shooting in California Costco leaves 1 person dead, 2 injured CORONA, Calif. — A gunman opened fire inside a Southern California Costco during an argument Friday night, killing a man, wounding two other people and sparking a stampede of terrified shoppers before...
12:51 2019-06-15

Helicopter crash in New York leaves at least one person dead, officials say Fire department says one person reported killed in crashPolice say incident was ‘hard landing on the roof’ of high-riseA helicopter crashed on the roof of a skyscraper in midtown Manhattan early on Mo...
22:00 2019-06-10

Kentucky pipeline explosion leaves at least 1 person dead, 5 more injured, officials say At least one person is dead and five others have been hospitalized after a massive gas pipeline explosion in Kentucky on Thursday morning that caused a “tremendous amount of damage” and forced the eva...
19:51 2019-08-01

Taiwan arch bridge collapse leaves at least 4 dead; 2 remain missing At least four people died and two others remained missing Tuesday after a towering arched bridge in Taiwan collapsed, causing a burning oil tanker truck to fall into the water onto fishing boats below...
10:00 2019-10-02

Acute Monsoon Flooding in Nepal and India Leaves Dozens Dead The death toll was likely to rise significantly, with hundreds of thousands displaced from their homes as severe rains lashed South Asia, officials said....
19:34 2019-07-14

Plane crash on roof of California shopping center leaves 1 dead A small plane crashed into the roof of a California shopping center Thursday, killing at least one person and leaving a second in critical condition, according to news reports. It is unclear if the vi...
02:51 2019-09-20

Dead heat in re-run Israeli election leaves Netanyahu on back foot Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's grip on power was hanging in the balance Wednesday after local TV channels projected him neck-and-neck with centrist rival Benny Gantz, following a re-run g...
11:51 2019-09-18

Missouri: destructive tornado leaves three people dead and severe damage Series of devastating storms led to multiple tornadoes, leaving people injured and trapped in homes as torrid weather pummels parts of midwestA large and violent tornado has left at least three people...
19:00 2019-05-23

Wind-driven Los Angeles wildfire leaves 1 dead, forces 100,000 to flee A fierce, wind-driven wildfire swept through foothills and canyons along the northern edge of Los Angeles on Friday, engulfing homes, closing roads and engulfing acre upon acre of dry brush and chapar...
20:17 2019-10-11

| Capsized ocean rescue vessel leaves three dead in French storm Three rescuers from the French ocean rescue service have died after their vessel capsized in rough seas as a giant storm pummelled the country's Atlantic coast....
18:34 2019-06-08

Fire at South Korean nursing hospital leaves two dead, 47 injured Two elderly patients died and 47 others were injured in a fire at a nursing hospital in Gimpo, west of Seoul, on Tuesday, local fire authorities said....
16:00 2019-09-24

Violence Involving ISIS Prisoners Leaves Dozens Dead in Tajikistan The Justice Ministry said the violence broke out at a prison near the capital when militants armed with knives killed three guards and several prisoners....
14:32 2019-05-21

Maine building explosion leaves 1 firefighter dead, at least 6 injured, official says A firefighter was killed and at least six people were injured in an explosion Monday morning at a newly-built Maine building that provides support for people with disabilities, officials said....
21:17 2019-09-16

Wind-driven Los Angeles wildfire leaves one dead, forces 100,000 to flee A fierce, wind-driven wildfire swept through foothills and canyons along the northern edge of Los Angeles on Friday, engulfing homes, closing roads and devouring acre upon acre of dry brush and chapar...
00:17 2019-10-12

Brother of 'Shark Tank' star Barbara Corcoran found dead in Dominican Republic hotel room Jonathan Corcoran, a retired New Jersey businessman and brother of ABC-TV "Shark Tank" judge Barbara Corcoran, was found dead in April in a Dominican Republic hotel room....
00:00 2019-06-13

Pennsylvania woman died at Dominican Republic hotel chain days before Maryland couple found dead Days before a Maryland couple was found dead in a Dominican Republic hotel room, a woman from Pennsylvania died at a hotel in the same area.        ...
01:51 2019-06-06

Turkey’s military assault in Syria leaves more than 150 Kurdish fighters dead, officials say Turkey’s ongoing military assault in Syria has left more than 100 Kurdish forces dead, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan claimed Thursday morning, a day after his troops launched airstrikes and unleashed...
23:51 2019-10-10

Turkey’s military assault in Syria leaves more than 100 Kurdish fighters dead, Erdogan says Turkey’s ongoing military assault in Syria has left more than 100 Kurdish forces dead, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan claimed Thursday morning, a day after his troops launched airstrikes and unleashed...
16:17 2019-10-10

Russian-led assault in Syria leaves over 500 civilians dead: rights groups, rescuers At least 544 civilians have been killed and over 2,000 people injured since a Russian-led assault on the last rebel bastion in northwestern Syria began two months ago, rights groups and rescuers said ...
05:17 2019-07-07

El Paso community quickly comes together to donate blood after mass shooting leaves 20 dead The "outstanding" El Paso, Texas, community came together on Saturday to donate blood after a gunman opened fire at a Walmart store, killing at least 20 people and injuring another 26....
18:17 2019-08-04

Shooting at 'illegal gambling' club in Brooklyn leaves 4 dead, 3 injured, police say Four people are dead and three more were injured after a shooting erupted at an “illegal gambling” club in New York City early Saturday morning, police said. ...
18:51 2019-10-12

Small plane crash into New York home leaves 2 dead, 1 missing, officials say At least two people were killed and one person was unaccounted for after a small plane crashed into a home in New York on Saturday, triggering a massive fire, officials said. ...
18:34 2019-08-18

Sinaloa cartel shootout in Agua Prieta leaves nearly a dozen people dead DOUGLAS, Ariz. – A bloody gun battle in the border town of Agua Prieta, just across from Douglas, claimed the lives of nearly a dozen people. Three others were taken to the port of entry and tra...
12:00 2019-06-12

El Reno, Oklahoma, tornado leaves at least 2 dead, dozens hurt as city in 'very trying time,' mayor says At least two people were killed and nearly 30 people were injured Saturday night when a tornado roared through a city in the Oklahoma City area nearly six years to the date another violent twister tor...
21:51 2019-05-26

Austria Alpine resort massacre leaves 5 dead after man kills ex-girlfriend, her family and new boyfriend Authorities in Austria arrested a 25-year-old man Sunday after he shot dead his ex-girlfriend, her family, and her new boyfriend at an Alpine resort town after a dispute at a restaurant, according to ...
21:17 2019-10-06

Wife of US diplomat, suspect in fatal UK crash that left teen dead, leaves country Harry Dunn, 19, of Charlton, Banbury, died after his motorbike collided with a car near RAF Croughton in Northamptonshire on August 27.        ...
16:51 2019-10-08

Cristiano Ronaldo's emotional Piers Morgan interview leaves superstar in tears over dead father Cristiano Ronaldo broke down in tears as he was shown video footage of his dead father that he had never seen before during an interview with Piers Morgan....
14:17 2019-09-16

Seattle light rail station shooting leaves 1 dead, 2 wounded; cops release video of suspect Authorities in Seattle released video on Saturday of a suspect fleeing after a shooting at a downtown light rail station the day before left one man dead and two wounded. ...
14:34 2019-09-15

| At least five dead in Somalia car bomb attack At least five people have been killed and several wounded when a car bomb was detonated outside a hotel in the Somali capital Mogadishu, a security officer and witnesses have said....
15:51 2019-07-22

| At least 12 feared dead in DRC militia attack Up to 12 people were killed late on Monday when a militia group attacked the city of Beni in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, local sources say....
23:17 2019-06-04

2 Dead Following German Synagogue Attack on Yom Kippur (HALLE, Germany) — A heavily armed assailant tried to force his way into a synagogue Wednesday in eastern Germany on Yom Kippur, Judaism’s holiest day, and two people were killed as he fir...
00:17 2019-10-10

One dead after suspected knife attack near Lyon A 19-year-old man has died and nine people have been left injured after a suspected knife attack in the city of Villeurbanne near Lyon, French police have said....
22:00 2019-08-31

Corruption possible: 25 dead after fiery attack on Mexican bar President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said local prosecutors should be investigated, saying the suspects had previously been arrested, but freed.        ...
20:34 2019-08-28

Alligator attack leaves Florida woman with 'significant' bite injuries, rescuers say No information was immediately available on the age of the victim or the circumstances leading up to the bite.        ...
03:17 2019-05-26

At least 1 dead, 19 injured in Japan bus stop stabbing attack Thirteen children are among the victims in a morning stabbing attack at a bus stop near Tokyo, Japanese authorities and media said.        ...
05:51 2019-05-28

One dead, six wounded in France after suspected knife attack One person was found dead and six others wounded on Saturday in the city of Villeurbanne, near Lyon, central France, after a suspected knife attack, a local police source told Reuters....
19:00 2019-08-31

Knife attack at Paris police headquarters, 5 dead An police administrator armed with a knife has killed at least four officers inside police headquarters in central Paris. The attacker, reportedly a longtime civilian staff member, was shot and killed...
06:00 2019-10-04

One dead and eight wounded after suspected knife attack in France Police arrest suspect after stabbings in Villeurbanne, near Lyon, by man wielding skewer and knifeA man wielding a skewer and knife went on the rampage in the French city of Lyon on Saturday, leaving ...
03:34 2019-09-01

One dead, nine wounded in France after suspected knife attack One person was killed and at least nine others wounded on Saturday in the city of Villeurbanne near Lyon in central France after a suspected knife attack, a police source told Reuters....
03:00 2019-09-01

One Schoolgirl Dead and 16 More Injured in Japan Knife Attack A man carried out the attack before fatally slashing himself in the neck. NHK, Japan’s public broadcaster, said two adults were stabbed alongside the 17 girls....
09:51 2019-05-28

One Child and the Suspect Are Among the Dead After a Knife Attack in Japan At least three people have died and more than a dozen others were injured when a man began stabbing children and other passengers waiting for a bus in a residential district on the southern outskirts ...
09:34 2019-05-28

6 dead, more than 100 wounded in Taliban bomb attack in Afghanistan’s capital The Taliban claimed the attack, which came as the insurgents were holding their latest round of talks with U.S. envoy Zalmay Khalilzad in the Gulf state of Qatar, where they have a political office....
07:17 2019-07-02

14 dead and 145 people injured in Taliban bomb attack in Afghanistan Fourteen people were killed and 145 injured by a Taliban suicide attack in Afghanistan on Wednesday, a spokesman for the country's ministry of interior told CNN....
05:34 2019-08-08

Five Reported Dead After Sudanese Troops Attack Protest Camp (KHARTOUM, Sudan) — Sudanese security forces have moved against a protest sit-in camp in the capital Monday, besieging the site and setting fire to tents, witnesses and protest leaders said. Mac...
16:01 2019-06-03

Lebanese officials shot dead in attack on minister's convoy Two aides to a Lebanese minister have been killed in a shooting incident. Refugee affairs minister Saleh al-Gharib, a member of the Druze ethnic group, said his group came under attack on its way to a...
05:51 2019-07-01

US service member among dead in Taliban suicide attack in Kabul Second attack near diplomatic area underlines warnings US-Taliban deal is moving too quicklyA Taliban suicide car bombing in Kabul has killed a US service member, a Romanian soldier and at least 10 Af...
02:34 2019-09-06

At least 23 die or presumed dead in arson attack at Japanese anime studio Kyoto fire department official Satoshi Fujiwara says 36 others have been injured, some of them critically.        ...
11:34 2019-07-18

At least 33 people are dead after an arson attack on Kyoto Animation studio An arson attack on the Kyoto Animation studio in Japan has left at least 33 people dead and another 36 injured. The attack occurred Thursday morning after a 41-year-old man walked into Kyoto’s 1st Stu...
18:51 2019-07-18

4 dead in Kabul, Afghanistan car bomb attack; U.S. troops injured At least four people were killed and several were injured Friday, including U.S. service members, after a car loaded with explosives was detonated in the Afghan capital, authorities said....
16:51 2019-05-31

Several dead after suspected arson attack on Kyoto Animation in Japan Dozens also injured after man spread flammable liquid and set fire to building of company famous for anime cartoons, police saySeveral people have died and dozens injured in a fire after a suspected a...
06:51 2019-07-18

1 Dead, Several Injured In Saudi Airport Attack By Yemen Rebels A Yemeni rebel attack on a civilian airport in southern Saudi Arabia killed a Syrian national and wounded seven civilians Sunday, a Riyadh-led coalition said, the latest in a series of strikes on the....
01:34 2019-06-24

1 Dead, 8 Injured In Knife Attack In French City Of Lyon A 19-year-old man was killed and another eight people were wounded, three seriously, in a knife attack Saturday in the French city of Lyon, a regional official and emergency services said....
01:34 2019-09-01

Mail carrier whose truck hijacked among dead in Texas attack TEXAS (AP) — Mail carrier Mary Granados was alone in her U.S. Postal Service truck when she was shot and killed by a gunman who hijacked the white vehicle in West Texas amid his frenzy of violen...
15:34 2019-09-02

25 dead after extremists attack army camps in central Mali Mali’s government says at least 25 people have been killed and 60 are missing after al-Qaida-linked groups attacked two bases in central Mali near the Burkina Faso border...
02:00 2019-10-02

1 Dead In Bomb Attack In Bengal's Kankinara That Saw Clashes During Polls A man was killed and several people were severely injured in a bomb attack last night at a neighbourhood in Bengal's Kankinara in North 24 Parganas district that saw clashes during the national......
07:34 2019-06-11

Japan stabbing: two dead and 15 injured in attack on children in Kawasaki Primary school students were waiting for bus when they were attacked by a man, witnesses sayTwo people have died and 15 others, including more than a dozen schoolgirls, have been injured after a man a...
08:00 2019-05-28

24 Feared Dead In Suspected Arson Attack At Japan Animation Company A suspected arson attack on an animation production company in Japan killed 24 people and injured dozens more on Thursday, with flames gutting the building in the city of Kyoto....
13:34 2019-07-18

23 feared dead in suspected arson attack in Japanese animation studio At least 23 people are feared dead and 36 injured in a suspected arson attack at a renowned animation studio in the Japanese city of Kyoto Thursday, fire officials said....
12:17 2019-07-18

'Total devastation. Apocalyptic': Massive rescue effort in Bahamas; Hurricane Dorian leaves 20 dead The death toll from Hurricane Dorian reached seven in the Bahamas and was expected to climb as rescue teams raced the clock to aid survivors.        ...
04:34 2019-09-05

She moved from Canada to Somalia to tell positive stories, but ended up dead in a terrorist attack "What a blessing to be back home in Somalia after 30+ years away," Hodan Nalayeh posted on her Instagram on May 1 this year, in what she described as "her first Ramadan back home."...
16:51 2019-07-14

5 CRPF Soldiers Killed In Anantnag Terror Attack; 1 Terrorist Shot Dead Three security personnel were injured when a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) patrol team was fired upon by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag....
16:17 2019-06-12

| WATCH | At least 33 feared dead after suspected arson attack on Japanese animation studio A suspected arson attack at an animation production company in Japan killed 33 people and injured dozens more after a man reportedly doused the building with flammable liquid and shouted "drop dead"....
20:00 2019-07-18

London Bridge attack inquest: Jurors visit spot where terrorists were shot dead Jurors sitting on the London Bridge attack inquest have retraced terrorists' steps and visited the area they were shot and killed by police two years ago....
20:51 2019-07-03

UN condemns attack on Ebola treatment centre in DR Congo which left doctor dead, two others injured The UN has condemned an attack on an Ebola treatment centre in the Democratic Republic of the Congo on Friday, which led to the death of a doctor working for the World Health Organization (WHO), and i...
16:34 2019-05-21

Three UN workers among the dead following Benghazi car bomb attack, as Security Council meets in emergency session Secretary-General António Guterres on Saturday condemned a car bomb attack in front of a shopping mall in the Libyan city of Benghazi, which left three UN workers dead, and three others injured, with ...
01:00 2019-08-11

Government official says 95 people dead, 19 missing after attack on ethnic Dogon village in central Mali. BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Government official says 95 people dead, 19 missing after attack on ethnic Dogon village in central Mali. The post Government official says 95 people dead, 19 missing after attack ...
17:00 2019-06-10

Paris knife attack in police station kills at least 4, including 3 officers, assailant shot dead: officials A man armed with a knife killed at least four people, including three police officers, and injured several others during an attack Thursday inside Paris police headquarters, where the man was an emplo...
06:00 2019-10-04

A 60-second intro to Somali food To most Americans, Somalia is a culinary blank space. Stories about the East African nation often focus on its nearly three decades of turmoil; stories about the Somali people focus on the hardships ...
04:17 2019-06-20

Car bomber kills at least 17 in Somali capital At least 17 people were killed and more than two dozen were injured Monday when a suicide bomber blew up his car near a Mogadishu hotel, authorities said....
18:51 2019-07-22

Somali attacks hit EU military convoy, US base Somali extremists have reportedly launched twin attacks on a European military convoy and a US air base, security officials say. The Islamic militant group al-Shabab has claimed responsibility....
16:00 2019-09-30

Bomb kills Kenyan policemen near Somali border A roadside bomb hit a police vehicle patrolling near Kenya's border with Somalia on Saturday, killing several of the 11 officers inside, a police spokesman said....
18:34 2019-06-15

Iranian held by Somali pirates since 2015 freed An Iranian sailor held hostage by Somali pirates for more than four years has been released with the help of the United Nations and a humanitarian group, Iran's Foreign Ministry said on Saturday....
18:17 2019-09-21

Think tank official suspended for Somali American comments MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota think tank official has been suspended for comments she made about Somali Americans in a New York Times story. The story with the comments from Kim Crock...
08:51 2019-06-22

Slain Canadian-Somali journalist Nalayeh a trailblazer As bombings and attacks rocked the conflict-stricken country of Somalia in recent years, Canadian-Somali journalist Hodan Nalayeh found her passion in life: Showcasing the hidden beauty of her homelan...
00:00 2019-07-14

Bomb kills Kenyan police near Somali border Jihadist group al-Shabaab suspected of placing roadside deviceSeveral Kenyan police officers were killed on Saturday when their vehicle hit a roadside bomb near the Somali border, authorities said.“Un...
11:17 2019-10-13

8chan Owner: 'I Am Not an Extremist' The free-speech advocate providing a platform for hate-filled manifestos promoting white supremacy and linked to recent mass shootings is a U.S. Army veteran in a mixed-race marriage who says he isn’t...
06:00 2019-08-10

Roadside bomb kills Kenyan police near Somali border A roadside bomb hit a vehicle patrolling near Kenya's border with Somalia on Saturday, killing several of the 11 police officers onboard, the police spokesman said....
14:17 2019-06-15

Somali civilians, Kenyan police officers killed in blasts A series of explosions have claimed the lives of Kenyan police officers and Somali civilians. The attacks, claimed by al-Shabab jihadists, came after a rival militia executed a group of civilians....
22:51 2019-06-15

| Somali state braces for election with risks to regional stability Somalia's southern state of Jubaland is under lockdown ahead of a tense election which has pitted regional authorities against Mogadishu and sparked tensions with neighbouring Kenya and Ethiopia....
13:34 2019-08-22

Charges: Minnesota man sprays Somali children, yells slurs FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota man is accused of a bias crime for allegedly spraying a Somali American teenager and her siblings with a garden hose while he yelled racial slurs. Eighteen-year-old...
00:34 2019-06-06

Twin attacks hit EU military convoy in Somali capital and U.S. base in Baledogle Separate attacks hit a U.S. military base in the Somali town of Baledogle and an Italian military convoy in the Somali capital on Monday, a Reuters witness and a security source said....
13:00 2019-09-30

Somali-Born Lawmaker Brands Trump 'Fascist' After Rally Taunt Democratic congresswoman Ilhan Omar branded Donald Trump a "fascist" on Thursday as the president sought to distance himself from mocking chants of "Send her back!" directed at the Somali-born......
13:17 2019-07-19

Roadside bomb kills Kenyan police officers near Somali border Blast claimed by Islamist insurgents follows attack in Mogadishu that killed eightA roadside bomb hit a police vehicle patrolling near Kenya’s border with Somalia on Saturday, killing several of the 1...
19:51 2019-06-15

Accused Somali pirate hauled before judge in Brooklyn, denied bail An accused pirate who was allegedly part of a Somali crew that kidnapped an American journalist and held him hostage on a hijacked ship while demanding a $20 million bounty was hauled before a federal...
03:34 2019-08-15

10 Kenyan police officers killed by roadside bomb near Somali border Kenyan officials say at least 10 police officers are dead after their vehicle struck an improvised explosive device near the Somali border in a suspected extremist attack....
14:51 2019-06-15

Twin Somali attacks hit U.S. special forces base, Italian convoy Somali insurgents on Monday mounted an ambitious attack on a base where U.S. special forces train Somali commandos, while an Italian military convoy was hit in a separate blast in the capital Mogadish...
20:34 2019-09-30

Forget Joker: here's the film you should see about an extremist loner While Todd Phillips’ vacuous DC origins tale fails to go beneath its grimy surface, low-budget drama Cuck offers a braver alternativeThis weekend, a film about an unstable loner pushed to the edge by ...
09:34 2019-10-04

France Rocked by Extremist's Counterterror Role France has been rocked by a security breach that allowed an Islamist extremist to work in the heart of its counterterrorism apparatus for years, before he killed four of his colleagues last week....
14:51 2019-10-07

Germany: Identitarian movement classified as far-right extremist Germany's domestic intelligence service has identified the country's Identitarian movement as an extremist entity. The group, which claims to defend European identity through ethnopluralist ideology, ...
13:34 2019-07-11

YouTube Is Banning Extremist Videos. Will It Work? YouTube’s hate speech policy now targets videos promoting the superiority of one group over another, or discrimination based on gender, race, or sexual orientation....
01:34 2019-06-06

After Attacks in U.S., Extremist Symbols Draw Scrutiny The many symbols, slogans and memes used by white supremacists — like the bowl haircut of one gunman — are seen as imperfect signposts in the effort to combat violence....
14:00 2019-09-26

A Somali-Canadian journalist returned to Somalia to tell ‘uplifting’ stories. Then terrorists killed her. Hodan Nalayeh was among 26 people killed when militants stormed a hotel. Her death came as a particular shock to the Somali diaspora, where the YouTube star was seen as a relentless optimist....
22:17 2019-07-13

Conspiracy theories like QAnon could fuel 'extremist' violence, FBI says Social media companies could lessen threat with ‘significant’ crackdown on related content, bureau saysThe FBI has identified prominent conspiracy theories, including the sprawling rightwing hoax know...
04:34 2019-08-02

YouTube to adjust UK algorithm to cut false and extremist content Views via recommendations of such ‘borderline’ videos were halved in similar US trialYouTube is experimenting with an algorithm change to reduce the spread of what it calls “borderline content” in the...
20:00 2019-08-27

US abortion policy is 'extremist hate' and 'torture', says UN commissioner Trump administration’s ban on terminations is a crisis directed at women, warns Kate GilmoreThe US policy on abortion is a form of extremist hate that amounts to the torture of women, the UN deputy hi...
12:34 2019-06-04

Germany probes 'right-wing extremist' murder of politician A politician has been murdered in an apparent execution-style assassination. German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer has described the attack as "right-wing extremist" in nature, saying it was "direct...
01:17 2019-06-19

Russian Blogger Jailed For 5 Years Over 'Extremist' Tweet A Russian court on Tuesday sentenced a blogger to five years in prison for a tweet that called for attacks on the children of law enforcement officials, news agencies reported....
21:34 2019-09-03

Big Tech Execs Says They're Acting Faster on Extremist Content Executives said they are spending money on technology to improve their ability to flag extremist content and taking the initiative to reach out to law enforcement authorities to try to head off......
16:17 2019-09-19

Germany: Identitarian movement classified as right-wing extremist Germany's domestic intelligence service has identified the country's Identitarian movement as an extremist entity. The group, which claims to defend European identity through ethnopluralist ideology, ...
22:51 2019-07-11

Germany records small uptick in far-right extremist violence Violent crimes motivated by xenophobia rose slightly in Germany last year, the country's domestic intelligence agency has reported. The agency has been accused of blindness to neo-Nazi terrorist cells...
11:51 2019-06-28

A dead planet is orbiting a dead sun in a distant dead solar system A piece of a planet that survived the death of its star has been spotted orbiting the stellar corpse. Planets in our solar system may look similar when the sun dies...
15:17 2019-05-21

Communities in Ethiopia's Somali Region face chronic drought linked to climate change This year the 'belg' rainy season once again failed to bring much needed relief to the drought-striken region. Pastoral communities say they fear for the future of their livelihoods as experts blame c...
22:00 2019-09-23

Officials say 10 Kenyan police officers are killed when vehicle strikes explosives near Somali border NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Officials say 10 Kenyan police officers are killed when vehicle strikes explosives near Somali border. The post Officials say 10 Kenyan police officers are killed when vehicle st...
14:51 2019-06-15

Tech group to revamp in fight against online extremist content A consortium of global tech companies, set up to combat extremist content online, said on Monday it plans to revamp the two-year-old organization and appoint an executive director....
01:34 2019-09-24

8chan owner Jim Watkins faces grilling on extremist content The House Committee on Homeland Security subpoenaed Jim Watkins, the owner of the far-right internet message board 8chan, as part of a probe into the social media site’s connections to extremists. “In...
01:34 2019-08-15

Trial opens in Germany of couple in extremist ricin plot A 30-year-old Tunisian and his 43-year-old German wife have gone on trial on charges they were preparing a biological attack in the name of the Islamic State group....
16:51 2019-06-07

8chan: owner of extremist site lashes out as scrutiny intensifies Jim Watkins defended website amid growing outcry over reports the alleged El Paso gunman used the site to publish his manifestoThe owner of the extremist message board 8chan broke his silence on Tuesd...
09:34 2019-08-07

German synagogue attacker's online extremist circles revealed The anti-Semitic attacker allegedly acted alone, but he was part of a digital community. Via the internet, hatred and agitation are spread across borders — DW takes a look at the digital world of righ...
23:17 2019-10-11

Australia will block domains with extremist material during terror attacks Australia's quest to fight online extremism will soon involve temporary but far-reaching bans. Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced that the country will block internet domains hosting ex...
19:34 2019-08-26

Cloudflare cuts off extremist site 8chan after multiple shootings Cloudflare has announced that it will no longer provide security services to the far-right site 8chan following the deadly, mass shooting by a white nationalist in El Paso, Texas. That will open 8chan...
11:00 2019-08-05

German military rejects dozens of candidates over extremist links The German army has turned down 63 applicants over the past two years after they failed security checks. Islamists, far-right, alt-left supporters and ex-offenders were all excluded....
13:51 2019-07-21

Mayor of Somali capital injured, several killed after suicide bomber detonates explosive inside office The mayor of the capital of Somalia was badly injured after a suicide bomber walked into his office during a security meeting Wednesday and detonated explosives strapped to his waist....
03:51 2019-07-25

U.S. social media firms to testify on violent, extremist online content Alphabet Inc's Google , Facebook Inc and Twitter Inc will testify next week before a U.S. Senate panel on efforts by social media firms to remove violent content from online platforms, the panel sai...
03:00 2019-09-12

At least 95 slain in Mali village amid surge in ethnic, extremist violence Nineteen others are missing, officials said Monday, as authorities continued to search for bodies. Officials said the assailants also set dwellings on fire and killed livestock....
20:34 2019-06-10

Shocking CCTV captured far-right extremist engulfed in fireball as he tried to set synagogue on fire Shocking footage captured the moment a far-right extremist was engulfed in a ball of flames when he set fire to a historic synagogue on a day commemorating the Holocaust....
23:51 2019-07-05

Repatriation of extremist fighters and families to Kazakhstan, welcomed by UN rights expert Stressing the need for some Governments to reform their laws and policies on fighting terrorism and extremism, an independent UN human rights expert welcomed on Friday Kazakhstan’s repatriation of 231...
15:34 2019-05-21

Germany: Merkel party colleagues elect far-right extremist to local council Local leaders of Angela Merkel's CDU and the center-left SPD have been left horrified after their representatives elected a member of the far-right NPD to head a local authority. There were no alterna...
22:34 2019-09-07

Hunger-striking Greek extremist wins new hope of jail leave ATHENS, Greece (AP) — A lawyer for a Greek far-left extremist jailed for 11 murders says Greece’s supreme court has ordered lower judges to reconsider his request for a temporary leave from pris...
12:17 2019-05-23

House committee asks 8chan owner to testify over extremist content Politicians are still determined to investigate 8chan's role in fueling extremism even though the site is effectively out of commission. The House's Homeland Security Chairman Bennie Thomps...
04:00 2019-08-07

Social media firms to testify on violent, extremist online content WASHINGTON – Google, Facebook and Twitter will testify next week before a US Senate panel on efforts by social media firms to remove violent content from online platforms, the panel said in a st...
01:00 2019-09-13

GOP rep calls on FBI chief to add Antifa to list of extremist ideologies, says it tries to silence Americans A Republican congressman on Thursday wrote to the FBI requesting it add Antifa to a list of extremist ideologies under a new category of “Anti-1st Amendment Extremists” -- adding to a growing number o...
01:17 2019-08-02

Extremist material was found in a home used by the Gilroy festival shooter, source says Police found extremist material during a search of a Nevada home they believe the Gilroy Garlic Festival shooter once rented, according to law enforcement source familiar with the investigation....
20:17 2019-07-31

What it means when an extremist group is added to Canada’s list of terrorist organizations There have been calls for more right-wing extremist groups to be added to the federal terror list, but it is unclear exactly when or if that will happen....
01:34 2019-08-23

Australia to block internet domains hosting extremist content during terror attacks Australia will block access to internet domains hosting terrorist material during crisis events and will consider legislation to force digital platforms to improve the safety of their services, offici...
14:34 2019-08-25

RPT-Livestreamed killings test social media measures to block extremist content Social media companies scrambled on Wednesday to scrub footage of a shooting outside a German synagogue from their platforms, in the first major test of their systems since a massacre in the New Zeala...
08:51 2019-10-10

Hundreds of Current and Former Law Enforcement Officers Reportedly Found in Extremist Facebook Groups Hundreds of current and former police officers and other law enforcement personnel are members of “Confederate, anti-Islam, misogynistic or anti-government militia groups” on Facebook, according to an...
22:17 2019-06-15

Australia to block internet domains that host extremist content during terror attacks Australia will block access to internet domains hosting terrorist material during crisis events such as terrorist attacks, officials said on Sunday.Read More...
10:00 2019-08-27

Livestreamed killings test social media measures to block extremist content Social media companies scrambled on Wednesday to scrub footage of a shooting outside a German synagogue from their platforms, in the first major test of their systems since a massacre in the New Zeala...
04:51 2019-10-10

UPDATE 1-Australia to block internet domains hosting extremist content during terror attacks Australia will block access to internet domains hosting terrorist material during crisis events and will consider legislation to force digital platforms to improve the safety of their services, offici...
14:34 2019-08-25

Alternate social media site rolls out new technique to squash extremist content without violating First Amendment As prominent social media platforms from Facebook to Twitter to YouTube wrestle with how to stop jihadists, neo-Nazis and other extremists from disseminating their dangerous content online – without i...
16:51 2019-07-11

Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed renounces U.S. citizenship Somalia's President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed has renounced his American citizenship without providing any reasons why he as a dual citizen had decided to give up his adopted passport....
17:17 2019-08-02

Islamic Center of Tucson vandalized again TUCSON – The Islamic Center of Tucson has been vandalized again. According to Irfan Sheikh, the Chairman of the Board of Directors for the ICT, alcohol bottles were thrown into the center’s back parki...
07:51 2019-10-09

Sentencing set for man who tried to fight for Islamic State CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina man who pleaded guilty to trying to fight for the Islamic State group is being sentenced. Federal court documents show sentencing is set for Monday morning for...
18:51 2019-06-10

Why Islamic State Recruitment Is Thriving on Telegram New research coming out of George Washington University today provides one of the most exhaustive looks yet at the vast and complex network of self-proclaimed Islamic State (IS) supporters permeating ...
01:17 2019-06-07

Netherlands wants tribunal to try some Islamic State members The Netherlands is calling for the establishment of a tribunal to prosecute members of the Islamic State extremist group responsible for “mass atrocity crimes”...
23:17 2019-05-23

Iraq: Caught between militias and 'Islamic State' Iraq's prime minister wants to integrate militias into the Iraqi army, but in Bashiqa the local Shiite militia refuses to leave. Is the region plunging into dark times once again?...
08:00 2019-08-08

Trump says other countries need to fight Islamic State U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that other countries will need to take up the fight against Islamic State militants, citing Russia, Pakistan, Iraq and Iran as examples....
22:00 2019-08-21

Islamic State 'still dangerous threat to UK and more unpredictable' Islamic State poses a challenge to all countries in the world, while rival terrorist group al Qaeda is resurgent and could be plotting attacks in Europe, the UK's security minister said....
22:17 2019-07-10

| EXPOSED | Islamic 'house of torture' in Nigeria Horrific revelations of torture and abuse at a compound billing itself as a Koranic reform school in northern Nigeria have shone a spotlight on Islamic institutes unregulated by the authorities....
22:34 2019-10-02

US: Airstrike against Islamic State in Libya kills 11 CAIRO — The US military says it has carried out an airstrike against the Islamic State group in Libya, the second US airstrike in the North African country in less than a week. These are the first US ...
15:34 2019-09-25

Jordanian gets 15 years for trying to join Islamic State CINCINNATI (AP) — A Jordanian citizen who was living in Ohio has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for attempting to join the Islamic State group. U.S. District Judge Walter Rice also sentenced Lai...
16:34 2019-06-14

Malaysian police arrest 15 over links to Islamic State Malaysia has arrested 15 people, mostly foreigners from neighboring Indonesia, on suspicion of having links with the Islamic State militant group, police said on Thursday....
09:34 2019-09-26

Exclusive: Islamic State suspects sent by U.S. from Syria to Iraq U.S. forces have quietly sent at least 30 suspected foreign Islamic State fighters captured in Syria last year and in late 2017 to stand trial in Iraq, interviews with the men, Iraqi sources and court...
20:17 2019-05-29

Investigation underway after alcohol dumped over Islamic Center TUCSON – Tucson Police Department is investigating an alcohol-related incident involving the Islamic Center of Tucson (ICT). According to Maria Molina, the head of Public Relations for ICT, alcohol wa...
21:00 2019-08-28

Jihadi Jack: 'Free me so I can fight against Islamic radicalisation' The Briton who ran away to join Islamic State as a teenager has told Sky News he wants to be released from jail to join the fight against Islamist radicalisation....
18:00 2019-08-20

Uneasy calm in Indian Kashmir on Islamic festival day Uneasy calm prevails in Indian-administered Kashmir as people celebrate Islamic festival during an unprecedented crackdown after India moved to strip the region of its constitutional autonomy...
09:34 2019-08-12

Islamic State says it killed 20 Nigerian soldiers -statement Islamic State's West African branch claimed responsibility for an attack on a Nigerian army base in northeastern Borno state and said its fighters had killed 20 soldiers....
14:51 2019-06-14

Tehran closes 547 restaurants for breaking 'Islamic principles’ Iranian police close venues for crimes ranging from ‘playing illegal music’ to ‘debauchery’Iranian police have shut down 547 restaurants and cafes in Tehran for not observing “Islamic principles”, the...
04:34 2019-06-09

Moderate Islamic scholars 'to be executed by Saudi Arabia' Saudi Arabia is reportedly preparing to execute three moderate Islamic scholars despite the international outrage that followed the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi....
15:34 2019-05-22

UN envoy: Islamic State revival in Iraq must be prevented The U.N. envoy for Iraq is calling for "wide-based international support" to prevent Islamic State extremists from regaining a foothold in the country....
02:00 2019-05-22

South Korean man under investigation for links to Islamic State A South Korean man is under investigation on charges of stealing a device used in military explosives while serving in the Army and collecting or uploading video clips related to the Islamic State mil...
11:51 2019-07-05

German 'Islamic State' bride jailed for 5 years Sabine S. traveled to Syria and Iraq to marry an Islamic State (IS) fighter and praised jihadi life in several blogs. She left her two children in Berlin after becoming radicalized....
12:51 2019-07-05

Islamic State 'Beatles' captured in Syria, placed in U.S. custody Two accused British-born terrorist fighters, known in some circles as the "Islamic State Beatles," have been captured in Syria and removed in U.S. custody....
21:17 2019-10-10

Islamists in Sudan rally in support of Islamic rule Thousands of Islamists in Sudan long allied with ousted president Omar al-Bashir's regime are rallying to support military-backed Islamic rule in the face of alleged attempts by protesters to abolish ...
22:51 2019-05-24

Germany loses track of 160 'Islamic State' supporters About 1,000 Germans traveled to the Middle East to join the 'Islamic State' after 2013. A third of them have since returned to Germany. Some died on the battlefield, others are in prison, but many app...
12:51 2019-06-23

| Australia to bar return of citizens who fought for Islamic State Australia is poised to bar its citizens who have fought for the Islamic State militant group from returning home for up to two years, under new laws discussed in parliament....
06:51 2019-07-24

US: New York man charged with training 'Islamic State' members A 42-year-old former New York resident who was a sniper for the "Islamic State" has been detained without bail. He faces terrorism charges for attempting to recruit and train members for the militant ...
08:17 2019-07-20

Analyst says Australian teen was Islamic State propagandist A security analyst says the eldest of three orphaned Australian siblings pleading for repatriation from a Syrian refugee camp has been an Islamic State group propagandist who could potentially face te...
17:51 2019-06-19

Islamic organization condemns Israeli tunnel near Al-Aqsa International body of Muslim nations condemns opening of Israeli tunnel that runs beneath a Palestinian neighborhood in east Jerusalem south of Al-Aqsa Mosque...
21:51 2019-07-03

German woman arrested for 'Islamic State' membership Federal prosecutors claim she lived in seized houses in Iraq and worked in an IS hospital: Now they have charged the wife of an alleged IS fighter with terrorism, war crimes and weapons offenses....
08:00 2019-08-08

The Latest: Islamic summit defends Palestinian statehood The world’s largest organization of Islamic nations has completed a summit in Islam’s holiest city of Mecca with leaders and delegates from 57 states emphasizing their support for a Palestinian state...
04:34 2019-06-01

U.S. prosecutors charge New York man with being Islamic State sniper U.S. prosecutors have charged a New York man with fighting for the Islamic State militant group in Syria and serving as a weapons trainer, according to court documents unsealed on Friday....
20:34 2019-07-19

'Islamic State' resurgence a 'very real possibility' after US exits Syria The sudden US troop withdrawal from Syria has left its Kurdish allies in the lurch. As a Turkish offensive looms, the risk of devastating consequences, including IS resurgence, has Brussels and much o...
00:51 2019-10-08

Medic testifies he killed Islamic State fighter in Iraq A Navy SEAL medic shocked the murder trial of special operations chief Edward Gallagher Thursday when he testified that he killed a wounded Islamic State fighter in 2017 in an act of mercy....
21:51 2019-06-21

Iraqi troops moves to smash last remnants of Islamic State A military operation is underway to clear out the last traces of the Islamic State from Iraq. Iraq’s military said Saturday its troops launched an operation aimed at eliminating the terror group in ar...
01:00 2019-07-21

Eid al-Fitr is coming. Here's what you should know about one of the biggest Islamic holy days Millions of Muslims across the globe will celebrate one of their biggest religious festivals, Eid al-Fitr, starting this Tuesday.        ...
03:01 2019-06-05

Europol report details Islamic State propaganda for women The European Union's police agency says that the Islamic State extremist group's recruitment and use of women to support its extremist cause could pave the way for different female roles in jihadi gro...
14:34 2019-06-14

Islamic Center of Tucson to hold community-building event TUCSON – In light of the recent incidents involving the Islamic Center of Tucson (ICT) and a nearby apartment, the center is hosting a community-building event called SALAM Tucson on Thursday. The eve...
01:17 2019-09-20

Indian police accuse man of spreading Islamic State ideology NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian police have arrested a man who allegedly spread Islamic State group ideology on social media and recruited young people to join an attack. The National Investigation Agency say...
12:00 2019-06-14

Facebook still auto-generating Islamic State, al-Qaida pages WASHINGTON (AP) — In the face of criticism that Facebook is not doing enough to combat extremist messaging, the company likes to say that its automated systems remove the vast majority of prohibited c...
00:51 2019-09-19

Hundreds of tortured students freed from Islamic school in Nigeria Police in Nigeria have rescued more than 300 male students — mostly children — who were beaten, sexually assaulted and starved in an Islamic school that was turned into a house of horrors,...
22:00 2019-09-27

| WATCH | Over 300 'abused' students freed from Islamic school in Nigeria Police in the northern Nigerian city of Kaduna have rescued more than 300 male students from an Islamic boarding school where many had been tortured and sexually abused, a police spokesperson says....
19:00 2019-09-27

Inside al-Hawl camp, the incubator for Islamic State's resurgence Camp for Iraqis and Syrians fleeing caliphate flooded by families of Isis fighters, brewing deeper problemsThe vast scale of al-Hawl can be seen from miles away, on the road that leads to the camp fro...
15:34 2019-08-31

Islamic State group claims involvement in Kashmir gunbattle The Islamic State group has claimed involvement in a gunbattle in Kashmir, the disputed Himalayan territory where militants have fought Indian rule for decades....
15:17 2019-06-11

UN experts: Islamic State aims for resurgence in Iraq, Syria U.N. experts say leaders of the Islamic State extremist group are aiming to consolidate and create conditions for an “eventual resurgence in its Iraqi and Syrian heartlands.”...
00:51 2019-08-01

Islamic State expands reach in Afghanistan, threatening West The Islamic State group has lost its caliphate in Syria and Iraq, but in the forbidding mountains of northeastern Afghanistan the group is expanding its footprint, recruiting new fighters and plotting...
11:34 2019-06-10

Trial set for Navy SEAL in Islamic State prisoner’s killing SAN DIEGO — The trial of a decorated Navy SEAL charged with killing an Islamic State prisoner in his care is set to begin Monday following months of turmoil in one of the Navy’s most prominent w...
08:34 2019-06-17

Belgium takes back six orphaned Islamic State children: SDF Belgium has taken back six orphaned children of Islamic State members from Syria, the U.S.-backed militia which is holding thousands of militants and their family members said late on Thursday....
09:17 2019-06-14

One of the Oldest Islamic Holy Sites in the World Discovered in Israel The remains of a 1,200-year-old mosque have been unearthed in Israel’s Negev desert and it’s being celebrated as one of the earliest known mosques in the world. ...
14:51 2019-07-24

Spanish police arrest man on suspicion of Islamic State links Spanish police said on Saturday they had arrested a 23-year-old man on suspicion of belonging to the Islamic State (IS) militant group, adding that a search of his home found explosive-making chemical...
18:34 2019-10-05

Kazakhstan Welcomes Women Back From the Islamic State, Warily Unlike most countries, Kazakhstan is repatriating citizens who joined the Islamic State, jailing the men but coddling the women to cleanse them of extremism....
12:00 2019-08-10

Feds may pull grant on Islamic Studies program at Duke, UNC The Trump administration may cut off funding for a Middle East studies program run by the University of North Carolina and Duke University because the program is misusing the federal money to promote ...
11:00 2019-09-22

Islamic Movement in Nigeria: The Iranian-inspired Shia group The Islamic Movement in Nigeria is challenging the ban, arguing that it is a peaceful movement which has borne the brunt of state-orchestrated violence....
01:34 2019-08-05

Two Chicago-area men convicted of providing support to Islamic State Two Chicago-area men were found guilty on Thursday of supporting Islamic State in a federal case in which one of them was accused of saying he hoped to see the jihadist group's flag over the White Hou...
05:34 2019-06-21

Islamic State Releases Purported Audio Message From Leader Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi ordered his followers to redouble their efforts to further the extremist group’s cause, in an audio message apparently aimed at raising morale after it lost c...
15:17 2019-09-17

The Latest: Saudi king says Islamic summit confronts threats The Latest on developments in the Persian Gulf (all times local): 11:30 p.m. Saudi Arabia's King Salman says Muslim heads of state are gathering in Islam's holiest city of Mecca for a summit aimed at ...
04:17 2019-06-01

Alleged Islamic State fighter on trial in Netherlands for war crimes A Dutch-born alleged Islamic State militant went on trial in the Netherlands on Monday for war crimes committed in Iraq and Syria, after posing with a crucified body and sharing images of dead victims...
21:00 2019-07-09

Islamic State claims bombing at Kabul wedding that killed 63 The death toll from a late-night suicide bombing at a crowded wedding party in the Afghan capital rose to at least 63 on Sunday, including women and children, officials said....
18:00 2019-08-18

Islamic State claims bombing in Shiite mosque that killed 2 An Islamic State group affiliate has claimed responsibility for a bombing in a Shiite mosque in central Afghanistan’s Ghazni province that killed two people and injured 20 others...
15:34 2019-07-06

Syrian Kurds hand over four 'Islamic State' children to Germany Kurdish authorities in Syria have handed over four children to Germany who had parents that were "Islamic State" fighters. Many EU countries are grappling with how to handle returning foreign fighters...
17:00 2019-08-19

German Woman Sentenced to Five Years for Joining the Islamic State (BERLIN) — A German woman has been sentenced to five years in prison for membership in the Islamic State group. The regional court in the southwestern German city of Stuttgart had earlier Friday...
17:51 2019-07-05

Islamic State claims responsibility for market blast in Philippines The Islamic State militant group has claimed responsibility for an explosion at a public market in the southern Philippines that wounded at least seven people early on Saturday....
08:00 2019-09-08

German woman sentenced to 5 years for joining Islamic State BERLIN — A German woman has been sentenced to five years in prison for membership in the Islamic State group. The regional court in the southwestern German city of Stuttgart had earlier Friday convict...
14:00 2019-07-05

Syrian Kurds Say Turkish Shells Hit an Islamic State Prison (BEIRUT)–– Syrian Kurdish officials say Turkish shelling has hit a prison holding Islamic State militants in northeastern Syria. A video shared by the officials Friday shows a shell landin...
02:17 2019-10-12

Islamic State supporters escape in Syria as US pulls back Hundreds of Islamic State supporters have escaped from a displaced-persons camp in northern Syria amid heavy clashes between invading Turkish-led forces and Kurdish fighters...
18:51 2019-10-13

Indian Islamic preacher apologizes to Malaysians for racial remarks Controversial Indian Islamic preacher Zakir Naik apologized on Tuesday for making racially sensitive remarks in Malaysia, a day after he was questioned by police for hours over the comments....
08:34 2019-08-20

Indian actress draws fire for quitting over Islamic faith A Muslim actress' decision to quit Bollywood, saying acting was taking her away from her faith, has triggered a backlash in India from fellow actors and fans....
03:34 2019-07-02

More than 700 Islamic State supporters escape from Syria camp, Kurds say More than 700 Islamic State supporters being held at a camp in north-eastern Syria have escaped following Turkish shelling, Syrian Kurdish officials say....
23:51 2019-10-13

Nigeria: Police free chained, abused children from Islamic school Nigerian police have freed more than 300 men and boys from an Islamic school in the northern city of Kaduna, where some of the students had been held in chains. Seven of the school's staff members wer...
07:34 2019-09-28

Islamic State claims Afghan wedding suicide blast that killed 63 The Islamic State militant group claimed responsibility on Sunday for a suicide blast at a wedding reception in Afghanistan that killed 63 people, underling the dangers the country faces even if the T...
16:00 2019-08-18

U.S. investigating reports of civilian deaths in airstrike on Islamic State in Afghanistan The United States launched drone strikes against a suspected Islamic State hideout in the Nangarhar, Afghanistan, Thursday morning but local authorities said the attack killed and wounded multiple civ...
16:51 2019-09-19

Syrian Kurdish official warns of Islamic State jail break A senior Kurdish official warned on Thursday that Islamic State militants could break out of prisons in northeast Syria as fighting intensifies between the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) a...
14:17 2019-10-10

Hundreds of Islamic State militants are slipping back into Iraq. Their fight isn’t over. About 1,000 fighters have crossed into Iraq from Syria over the past eight months, bolstering a low-level insurgency after the caliphate’s collapse, security officials say....
05:00 2019-07-22

Afghanistan: Is 'Islamic State' taking advantage of US-Taliban peace talks? "Islamic State" has claimed responsibility for the Kabul attack that killed at least 63 people. Experts say that IS is giving a show of force, as the Taliban are busy holding talks with the US....
17:00 2019-08-19

Suspect in Lyon explosion claims ties to Islamic State group A man arrested for a bombing outside a Lyon bakery that injured 13 people has told investigators that he had pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group...
18:34 2019-05-30

Houston: Islamic group hosts Sanders and Castro as rightwingers protest Counter-protesters outnumber small group of far-right demonstrators as 2020 contenders speak inside conventionIn Houston on Saturday, an annual Islamic convention hosting presidential hopefuls Bernie ...
03:34 2019-09-01

West African nation Islamic Republic of Mauritania heads to the polls It's the first time voters are electing a successor to a democratically elected president in the West African state, whose history has been strewn with military coups. A former general is heavily tipp...
16:34 2019-06-22

Lyon Bombing Suspect Had Pledged Allegiance to the Islamic State, Prosecutor Says (PARIS) — France’s counter-terrorism prosecutor says the main suspect in the bombing last week in the French city of Lyon that wounded 14 people had pledged allegiance to the Islamic State...
13:51 2019-05-31

Islamic State still a global threat with $300M at disposal, U.N. officials warn While the Islamic State has lost much of its foothold in Iraq and Syria over the past few years of fighting, the militant group is still a global threat with up to $300 million in its coffers, U.N. of...
17:00 2019-08-28

German defense minister meets Islamic State victims in Iraq Germany's defense minister has met with female victims from the Yazidi minority group in northern Iraq. It is the German minister's third and final day of her inaugural tour of the Middle East....
22:00 2019-08-21

Female jihadists are just as 'motivated' to build an Islamic State as men, report concludes Female jihadists are just as dedicated as their male comrades when it comes to bringing to life an “Islamic State,” the European Union’s police agency stated at Europol’s headquarters on Friday when p...
00:00 2019-06-15

Iraq stampede kills dozens at pilgrimage during Islamic holy holiday More than 30 people were killed and nearly 100 injured in Iraq after a stampede was set off while Shiite Muslims celebrated one of the holiest days of the year....
01:00 2019-09-11

Watch: U.S. airstrikes target Islamic State hideout on Qanus Island U.S. coalition forces carried out airstrikes on Qanus Island in the Tigris River, an Islamic State hideout and transit hub this week, U.S. military officials said....
10:00 2019-09-12

Islamic State claims responsibility for Kabul wedding hall blast More than 60 killed and 180 injured in explosion in western part of Afghan capitalIslamic State has claimed responsibility for a bombing at a wedding hall in Kabul that left at least 60 people dead an...
15:34 2019-08-18

U.S. military takes custody of two high-profile Islamic State militants The U.S. military has taken custody of two high-profile Islamic State militants previously held in Syria by Kurdish-led fighters and moved them out of the country, as Turkey starts an offensive there,...
03:17 2019-10-10

Islamic State claims suicide attacks on police in Tunisian capital (REUTERS) - Islamic State claimed responsibility for two suicide bomb attacks on police in the Tunisian capital‮‮ ‬‬on Thursday, the militant group's Amaq news agency said....
22:00 2019-06-27

Alleged Islamic State fighter faces Dutch war crimes charges An alleged Dutch-born Islamic State militant went on trial in the Netherlands on Monday for war crimes in Iraq and Syria, including breaches of the Geneva Conventions, after posing with a crucified bo...
17:34 2019-07-08

Thai PM says no Islamic State ties to Thailand as Egypt arrests student Thailand's prime minister said on Tuesday Islamic State (IS) had no links to his country, after Egypt arrested a Thai student over suspected ties to the Middle East-based militant group....
13:34 2019-10-01

Islamic bloc supports Palestinians, backs Saudis in Iran conflict The Organization of Islamic Cooperation indirectly condemned Washington for recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital. But the 57-nation bloc backed US-ally Saudi Arabia over an ongoing conflict with ...
14:34 2019-06-01

Islamic studies lecturer held for a year in one of Iran’s harshest prisons A British-Australian Islamic studies instructor has been held in Iran for nearly a year — in the same prison as the young travel-blogging couple held for flying a drone without a permit near Teh...
18:51 2019-09-16

Syrian Kurds hand over French, Dutch Islamic State orphans A Syrian Kurdish official says authorities in northeastern Syria have handed 12 French and two Dutch orphans whose fathers were killed fighting for the Islamic State group back to their countries....
11:34 2019-06-10

Chechen refugee in Germany fined after sharing DW article on Islamic State A court in Augsburg has fined a refugee from the Chechen Republic after he shared a DW article on his Facebook page. According to the ruling, he propagated the insignia of the Islamic State group....
01:34 2019-08-23

Islamic State Militants Hit U.S.-Backed Kurdish Fighters in Northern Syria (BEIRUT) — A U.S.-backed force and two Syrian activist groups say Islamic State militants have carried out an attack in the city of Raqqa in northern Syria. The early Wednesday attack targeted a...
09:17 2019-10-09

Islamic State making territorial gains in Afghanistan, Pentagon reports The Islamic State-Khorasan Province has gained control of territory in Afghanistan over the last six months, according to the latest Pentagon report to Congress....
18:51 2019-07-16

8chan has become a meeting place for 'extremist hate.' The founder says it's time to shut it down 8chan, or Infinite Chan, is a online message board that has been linked to three mass shootings in 2019. Its founder wants it shut down.        ...
04:00 2019-08-05

The U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres Says Islamic State Remains Resilient in Afghanistan UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says the Islamic State extremist group remains resilient in Afghanistan despite “a high pace” of operations against it by gov...
07:00 2019-09-10

Report Cites Trump Policy Decisions in Signs of Islamic State Comeback Islamic State militants are strengthening their capability to carry out insurgent attacks in Iraq and Syria, according to a new report to Congress by the Pentagon’s Office of Inspector General that in...
04:00 2019-08-08

Houston: Islamic group hosts Sanders and Castro and braces for rightwing rally In Texas, the Islamic Society of North America’s annual convention expects anti-fascist counter-protestsIn Houston, an annual Islamic convention hosting presidential hopefuls Bernie Sanders and Julian...
15:34 2019-08-31

Fearing Islamic State revival, France warns U.S., Turkey after Syria moves The U.S. decision to withdraw from northeastern Syria leaving Turkey to launch an offensive against Kurdish militants in the region could open the door to a revival of Islamic State, France's armed fo...
21:17 2019-10-07

Kurds say guarding Islamic State prisoners no longer a 'priority' after Turkish incursion Kurdish military officials said Saturday that guarding Islamic State prisoners in Syria is no longer a "priority" after Turkey launched an offensive across the border earlier in the week....
02:17 2019-10-13

Islamic State claims car bombs at Libya's eastern forces camp in Derna Islamic State claimed responsibility on Thursday for two car bomb explosions that targeted a military unit belonging to the eastern forces of the Libyan National Army (LNA) in Derna earlier this week,...
01:51 2019-06-07

Inside Islamic State: meeting Umm Sayyaf, the most senior female Isis captive Martin Chulov, the Guardian’s Middle East correspondent, tells Anushka Asthana about meeting Umm Sayyaf, who described her role in helping the CIA hunt for the Isis leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. And: ...
08:34 2019-06-03

Islamic State Claims Responsibility for Bombing That Killed 63, Injured 182 at Afghanistan Wedding (KABUL, Afghanistan) — The suicide bomber stood in the middle of the dancing, clapping crowd as hundreds of Afghan children and adults celebrated a wedding in a joyous release from Kabul’s...
18:00 2019-08-18

France opposed in principle to execution in Iraq of three French Islamic State members The French foreign ministry said on Monday it was opposed in principle to the death penalty, but also said it accepted Iraqi sovereignty as Iraq's justice ministry sentenced three French citizens to d...
09:51 2019-05-27

Red Dead Redemption 2 Update: Red Dead Online News and Rockstar E3 2019 PC rumours Red Dead Redemption 2 updates this week extend beyond mere content updates to the game and Red Dead Online, but also some sneaky suspicions that the game could be released on PC too....
17:01 2019-06-09

12 Dead In Shooting At Government Building In Virginia; Gunman Shot Dead A longtime municipal employee in Virginia Beach shot and killed 11 people Friday afternoon and injured several others inside a public works building before he was killed in an exchange of gunfire with...
07:17 2019-06-01

Red Dead Redemption 2 Update: Red Dead Online News and Rockstar Soundtrack Release Date Red Dead Redemption 2 news this week focuses on some new content updates for Red Dead Online and a surprise announcement for The Music of Red Dead Redemption 2: Original Soundtrack...
21:51 2019-06-15

North Carolina woman, Australian man were shot dead in Canada, 'possible' link to missing teens, dead man A North Carolina woman and her Australian boyfriend were shot to death before their bodies were discovered last week along a remote stretch of highway, Canadian authorities revealed Monday....
19:00 2019-07-23

Leon Edwards: MMA saved me from being 'dead, in prison or dead broke' Leon Edwards will fight Rafael dos Anjos in the main event of UFC Fight Night on Saturday. For Edwards, getting to this point meant leaving a life filled with violence, crime and gangs....
22:17 2019-07-18

Robert Hunter, Grateful Dead lyricist and poet, dead at 78 The poet behind much of the Grateful Dead’s anthology has passed away: Robert Hunter died Monday at 78. Family members said in a statement Tuesday that the experimental rock legend’s endur...
06:00 2019-09-25

Iran closes hundreds of restaurants for 'illegal music and debauchery,' other violations of 'Islamic principles' Iranian police shut down more than 500 restaurants and cafes in Tehran for not observing “Islamic principles” including modesty, the capital city's police chief announced Saturday....
07:51 2019-06-10

Turkey’s invasion of Syria puts Islamic State fight on hold at a critical time Islamic State remnants are seeking to revive their networks in Syria and Iraq but now the effort to prevent them from regaining a foothold has paused....
06:17 2019-10-12

As Turkish forces advance in northeast Syria, Russia warns of Islamic State revival Russia, the United Nations and Western nations have expressed concern over the rise of the Islamic State in northeast Syria following the Turkish-led incursion....
06:17 2019-10-12

Exclusive: U.S.-backed Syrian forces halt counter-Islamic State operations - sources U.S.-backed Kurdish fighters have halted operations against Islamic State in Syria as Turkey launches a military offensive in Syria's northeast, two U.S. officials and a Kurdish military source said o...
18:17 2019-10-09

Muslim nations are defending China's crackdown on Muslims. It shatters the myth of Islamic solidarity Last week, a number of Muslim-majority countries praised China's human rights record, dismissing reports of a widespread crackdown on Muslims there. Experts say it's proof of Beijing's growing power....
09:34 2019-07-17

Islamic State 'Beatles' -- El Shafee Elsheikh and Alexanda Kotey -- captured in Syria, placed in U.S. custody Two accused British-born terrorist fighters, known in some circles as the "Islamic State Beatles," have been captured in Syria and removed in U.S. custody -- a pair President Donald Trump called the "...
16:17 2019-10-10

Grateful Dead songwriter, Robert Hunter, dead at 78 Robert Hunter, the songwriter who wrote lyrics for The Grateful Dead, Bob Dylan, Elvis Costello and other musicians, died Monday according to a statement from his family....
19:34 2019-09-25

Police rescue hundreds of men, boys from Nigerian ‘torture house’ thought to be Islamic school: report Nigerian police say more than 300 men and boys have been rescued from a building thought to be an Islamic school where they were held against their will, sexually abused, starved and tortured....
09:34 2019-09-28

In wake of Turkish offensive, France calls for urgent meeting of anti-Islamic State coalition French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian called for an emergency meeting of the coalition created to fight Islamic State to discuss Turkey's offensive against Kurdish militias in northern Syria....
23:17 2019-10-10

U.S. military is taking custody of two British men accused of involvement in Islamic State killings of American hostages The pair — part of a group dubbed the “Beatles” — were being detained with the goal of putting them on trial in the United States, said a senior U.S. official. In total, the United States is taking di...
21:51 2019-10-10

The Americans will see attack on Saudi oil as an attack on them One of the two oil facilities struck in the early hours of Saturday morning was recently described by one industry expert as the the Achilles Heel of the Saudi oil industry....
05:34 2019-09-15

'Enough is enough': Cloudflare terminates 8chan, an online meeting place for 'extremist hate' 8chan, or Infinite Chan, is a online message board that has been linked to three mass shootings in 2019. Cloudflare is terminating its services.        ...
02:34 2019-08-06

'Enough is enough': Cloudfare terminates 8chan, an online meeting place for 'extremist hate' 8chan, or Infinite Chan, is a online message board that has been linked to three mass shootings in 2019. Cloudfare is terminating its services.        ...
09:17 2019-08-05

Shinzo Abe arrives in Tehran to ease US-Iran tensions, first Japanese premier to visit since 1979 Islamic Revolution TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Shinzo Abe arrives in Tehran to ease US-Iran tensions, first Japanese premier to visit since 1979 Islamic Revolution. The post Shinzo Abe arrives in Tehran to ease US-Iran tensions...
13:34 2019-06-12

#WhiteNoise: Garner, NC Cops Raided a Black Woman’s Home After Neighbor Complained of Her Playing “Islamic Jihadist” Malcolm X Speeches On Thursday a gang of police officers in Garner, North Carolina raided Mikisa Thompson’s house in the middle of the night for playing Malcolm X speeches “too loudly”....
06:00 2019-05-23

'London brother of two Islamic State terrorists arrested in Portugal' The London-based sibling of two Islamic State terrorists who were known associates of so-called Jihadi John has been arrested in Portugal, according to reports....
18:34 2019-06-18

Former Oklahoma state senator found dead with gunshot wound is 2nd GOP ex-lawmaker found dead in two days A former Republican state senator in Oklahoma was found dead with a gunshot wound in his home Wednesday, the second former GOP state lawmaker found fatally wounded in as many days....
07:17 2019-06-08

Hotel or Airbnb: Which is better? Where you stay makes all the difference on the road. Even if you only plan to spend your sleeping hours in a hotel room or apartment or rental home, inconvenient or unappealing accommodations can detr...
20:51 2019-09-16

A Paris hotel like no other Domaine de Chantilly is home to one of France's lesser known châteaux. When you're visiting Paris, it makes a great alternative to tourist-burdened Versailles....
10:00 2019-06-28

Jihadi Jack: Muslim convert who travelled to Syria to join Islamic State 'is stripped of British citizenship' The Muslim convert dubbed Jihadi Jack who travelled to Syria to join the Islamic State terror group has reportedly been stripped of his British citizenship....
14:00 2019-08-18

The best hotel credit cards From the Chase Sapphire Preferred to the Capital One Venture card, here are the right credit cards to maximize your hotel stay.        ...
04:51 2019-05-30

Help! My Hotel Doesn’t Exist In a new Travel column, Sarah Firshein aims to help travelers resolve their thorniest and most upsetting travel disasters. This week, she investigates a nonexistent hotel, booked on Expedia....
16:34 2019-09-13