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1 hr ago | National Public Radio

Bomb Kills 7 Security Forces In Western Algeria

Algerian authorities say a remote-controlled homemade bomb exploded and killed seven security officers in the northwest of the North African country.


5 hrs ago | KBOI-AM Boise

Latest Syria Threat 'More Frightening Than Anything' Else, Holder Says

Recent intelligence indicating that bomb-makers from Yemen have teamed up with terrorists in Syria to develop a new generation of undetectable explosives is "more frightening than anything" else the Obama administration has seen, Attorney General Eric Holder warned, becoming the first U.S. official to publicly confirm ABC News reporting on the ... (more)


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9 hrs ago | SooToday

Human shields used to further terror; Harper

Terrorists are deliberately placing people in the path of an Israeli offensive aimed at stopping rocket attacks from Gaza, says Prime Minister Stephen Harper.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Stephen Harper, North America, Canada, Palestinian Territories

14 hrs ago | Suria

Pakistani jets, artillery kill 18 in...

Pakistani jets and artillery pounded militant hideouts in a lawless tribal district, killing 18 foreign and local insurgents in a massive ongoing offensive against the Taliban, officials said Sunday.


Related Topix: World News, Pakistan, Asia, Afghanistan,

18 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Farm to warfare: UC Davis institute stands watch against agroterrorism

In the hands of a clever terrorist, the handkerchief could be contaminated with the foot-and-mouth disease virus, then dropped in a pen of livestock.


Related Topix: UC Davis, Davis, CA, Agriculture, Science, Food Science

Sat Jul 12, 2014

The Age

People smugglers planning more boat trips to Australia, says analyst

More asylum seekers are likely to attempt to travel to Australia from south-east Asia, says an international analyst.


Related Topix: Sri Lanka, World News, Asia

Free Republic

Obama eliminated the NDIC, Agency that monitored terrorism, drugs on border.

Mexican cartel violence is at an all-time high along the increasingly porous southern border yet the Obama Administration has shut down a critical intelligence agency dedicated to identifying, tracking and severing the nexus between drug trafficking and terrorism.


Related Topix: Drugs, Prison, Marijuana

The Age

Musa Cerantonio refuses to answer questions in Philippines

Wearing a white hooded robe and carrying a can of Coke, bearded Australian religious extremist Musa Cerantonio was ushered through crowded Manila airport after refusing to answer questions posed by Philippine police.


Related Topix: Philippines, World News,

WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

4 civilians killed in artillery fire in Ukraine

Artillery fire killed at least four people in an overnight attack on a residential area in eastern Ukraine, spurring more people to flee the besieged city of Donetsk and its suburbs on Saturday to take their chances elsewhere.


The Toronto Star

Mothers the latest weapon in U.K.'s fight against terrorism

Einas Deghayes flips open the jewelled pink case of her smartphone and toggles through pictures of her children.


Related Topix: Europe, United Kingdom

KHOU-TV Houston

Israel strikes Gaza mosque as death toll tops 120

Israeli airstrikes targeting Hamas in Gaza hit a mosque its military says concealed the militant group's weapons, as the Palestinian death toll topped 120 Saturday in an offensive that showed no signs of slowing down.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Qatar


Kerry meeting again with Afghan candidates

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry was meeting with rival Afghan presidential candidates for a second day as the United States struggles to find a path out of the crisis enveloping the nation's elections.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Hamid Karzai

Anxiety grips Lebanon following blasts, arrests

Anxiety is gripping Lebanon following a spate of suicide bombings, and an ongoing security sweep targeting militants - some of them who had been staying in four-star Beirut hotels - has triggered a wave of cancellations of hotel and flight bookings in a country already on edge.


Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Lebanon, Lebanon, IN,

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Dozens Of Ukrainian Troops Reportedly Killed By Militants

Ukrainian soldiers man a checkpoint about 30 miles from Donetsk, Thursday. Government officials said Friday that a rocket attack had killed as many as 30 soldiers.



Guilty plea in FBI chat room terror case

One of two men charged in an FBI online chat room sting operation has pleaded guilty to terrorism-support charges.


Brandon Sun

Ahmed found guilty on two terror charges, acquitted on explosives count

Former Ottawa hospital technician Misbahuddin Ahmed was found guilty Friday of two terrorism-related charges, but a jury acquitted him on a third more serious count.


The Washington Post

Canadian man found guilty on 2 terror charges

A Canadian man has been convicted of two terrorism-related charges in an alleged plot against targets in Canada and abroad.


Related Topix: World News


French court convicts 9 in Afghan terror network

John Seigenthaler, the journalist who edited The Tennessean newspaper, helped shape USA Today and worked for civil rights during the Kennedy administration, died Friday at his Nashville home at age 86, his son said.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Tennessee

The Leaf-Chronicle

Ukraine vows to avenge 30 troops killed in rebel strike

Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko vowed to "find and destroy" rebel forces who used a rocket attack to destroy an entire armored convoy, killing 30 government troops at the eastern border with Russia.


Related Topix: Ukraine

WTOP-FM Washington

19 Ukraine servicemen killed in rocket attack

Pro-Russia rebels fired missiles Friday at government troops near the Russian border, killing at least 19 servicemen, Ukraine's Defense Ministry said, adding that four troops were killed in other clashes.