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Gunmen Kill 10 And Take Hostages At Baghdad Mall

AP | Chloe Angyal | Posted 01.11.2016 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) — The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the Baghdad mall attack that killed 18 people on Monday. Gunmen stormed into t...

The Yellow Brick Road of Terrorism

Nancy Fagan | Posted 11.23.2015 | Parents
Nancy Fagan

Children no longer live in a world of simple fears like those experienced by Dorothy from the Wizard of Oz. She gasped, "Oh my!" after learning she may soon encounter frightening "Lions, tigers, and bears."

Children Respond To Global Terrorism Through Art With A Message Of Peace

The Huffington Post | Aaron Barksdale | Posted 11.20.2015 | Arts

The terrorist attacks in Paris on Nov. 13 left the world shaken, but students at Léman Manhattan Preparatory School in New York are ...

Explaining the 'Empathy Gap' In Our Responses To Paris And Beirut

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 11.17.2015 | Science

After a coordinated series of horrific terrorist attacks in Paris left at least 129 people dead and 352 wounded on Friday, the world joined together ...

Suicide Bombing At Baghdad Funeral Kills At Least 18

Reuters | Jade Walker | Posted 11.13.2015 | World

BAGHDAD, Nov 13 (Reuters) - At least 18 people were killed and 41 wounded when a suicide bomber blew himself up at the funeral of a pro-government Shi...

Dozens Dead After Truck Bomb Explodes In Baghdad Market

Reuters | Jade Walker | Posted 08.13.2015 | World

At least 76 people were killed and 212 wounded on Thursday in a blast claimed by Islamic State in Baghdad's Sadr City, police and medical so...

Bomber Attacks Baghdad Square During Rush-Hour

AP | By SINAN SALAHEDDIN | Posted 04.10.2015 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) — Attacks in Baghdad killed at least 22 people and wounded dozens on Monday, just days after the government lifted a nighttime curfew t...

Iraq To Overhaul Baghdad Security To Stop Bombings

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI | Posted 01.25.2015 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) — In a story Nov. 25 about security in Baghdad, The Associated Press erroneously reported the name of Iraq's Interior Ministry spokesma...

Suicide Bomber Kills At Least 19 Outside Baghdad Mosque

Reuters | Posted 12.19.2014 | World

BAGHDAD, Oct 19 (Reuters) - A suicide bomber killed 19 at a funeral in Baghdad on Sunday as an ambush halted Iraqi forces' advance on a key northern c...

Report: Suicide Bombing In Baghdad Kills At Least A Dozen

AP | Posted 12.13.2014 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) -- Police officials in the Iraqi capital say a suicide bomber rammed his explosive-laden car into a police checkpoint in a predominantly ...

More Violence In Baghdad

AP | By SINAN SALAHEDDIN and VIVIAN SALAMA | Posted 10.23.2014 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) — Bombings in Baghdad and the northern city of Kirkuk killed at least 42 people in Iraq on Saturday as the government investigated a de...

Officials: Car Bomb In Baghdad Shopping Area Kills At Least 27

AP | Posted 10.06.2014 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials say car bomb in a Baghdad shopping area has killed 27 people....

String Of Deadly Explosions Rock Baghdad

AP | Posted 08.15.2014 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) — String of explosions rocks Iraqi capital, killing at least 15 people....

Day Of Car Bombings Kill At Least 23 Across Baghdad

AP | SINAN SALAHEDDIN | Posted 02.03.2014 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) — A new series of car bombings in and around Baghdad on Monday killed at least 23 people, officials said, as Iraq's Shiite-led governme...

Bomber Kills 12 At Iraqi Army Recruiting Center

AP | By QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA and ADAM SCHRECK | Posted 03.10.2014 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's government is holding off on waging an all-out offensive to retake two key cities from al-Qaida because of fears that civilian...

Death Toll Soars In Day Of Iraq Bombings

AP | ADAM SCHRECK and QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

BAGHDAD — BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials say the death toll from a suicide bomb attack on Shiite pilgrims in Baghdad has risen sharply, increa...

Baghdad Mosque Bombing Kills At Least 26

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 08.18.2013 | World

BAGHDAD — Two suicide bombers targeted a Shiite mosque in Baghdad on Tuesday, one blowing himself up at a nearby checkpoint while the other slip...

Suicide Bomber Kills 7 Inside Baghdad Mosque

Reuters | Posted 08.18.2013 | World

BAGHDAD, June 18 (Reuters) - A suicide bomber blew himself up inside a Shi'ite mosque in the Iraqi capital on Tuesday, killing at least seven worshi...

Baghdad Bombings Kill 12 Civilians

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 07.15.2013 | World

BAGHDAD — The first group of exiles from an Iranian opposition group have moved to Albania from a former U.S. military base near Baghdad as part...

Dozens Killed In Suicide Attack At Baghdad Cafe

AP | By SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 06.19.2013 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) — Mortar shells and bombs targeted worshippers shortly after noon prayers on Friday at two mosques north of Baghdad, killing nine peopl...

Roadside Bombs Explode Near Busy Market

AP | MAZIN YAHYA | Posted 10.02.2012 | World

BAGHDAD — Bombings and drive-by shootings killed 12 people across Iraq on Thursday, officials said, in the latest series of small but recurrent ...

Suicide Bomber Kills 7 At Baghdad Checkpoint

AP | REBECCA SANTANA | Posted 02.24.2012 | World

BAGHDAD — The political party loyal to radical Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr called Monday for the dissolution of Iraq's parliament and new elec...

Bombs Rip Through Baghdad Market

AP | BUSHRA JUHI | Posted 01.06.2012 | World

BAGHDAD — Three bombs ripped through a sprawling Baghdad market Sunday, killing eight people at the beginning of a Muslim religious holiday and ...

Twin Bombings Target Baghdad Music Store, Kill 18

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 12.27.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — A twin bombing killed 18 people Thursday in a Shiite neighborhood in Baghdad – the deadliest attack to rock Iraq since President...

Bomb Near Baghdad Liquor Store Kills At Least 7

AP | MAZIN YAHYA | Posted 12.17.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — A bomb blast near a Baghdad liquor store Monday evening killed seven people and injured another 18, Iraqi medical and police officials...