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Car Bomb Goes Off Near Parliament In Somali Capital

Reuters | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 11.05.2016 | Home
Read More: Somalia, Bomb, Home News

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - Two Somali soldiers died and five others were injured when a car bomb claimed by Islamist group al Shabaab exploded on Saturday ...

Donations Pour In For Homeless Man, Friend Who Found New Jersey Bombs

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 09.22.2016 | Good News

The internet is giving back to two men for their brave actions surrounding the explosives found in Elizabeth, New Jersey. A GoFundMe campaign was set ...

Trump Claims He Can 'Predict' Terrorism. Here's Why That's Dangerous.

The Huffington Post | Dana Liebelson | Posted 09.21.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON ― Donald Trump, the real estate mogul and reality television star who is now the Republican presidential nominee, has long bragged that h...

Starbucks Worker Pays It Forward At Manhattan Bomb Scene

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 09.19.2016 | Good News

Sometimes a small gesture can make a big difference during tense times. In the wake of a Manhattan bomb blast that injured 29 people over the weekend,...

Thailand Tourist Spots Shaken By Deadly Bombings

Reuters | Andrew Hart | Posted 08.12.2016 | Home

HUA HIN, Thailand (Reuters) - A series of blasts hit three of the most popular tourist resorts as well as towns in southern Thailand on Thursday and F...

Twin Bombings Hit Popular Thailand Resort

Reuters | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 08.11.2016 | Home

BANGKOK, Aug 11 (Reuters) - Two bombs exploded in the Thai seaside resort of Hua Hin on Thursday, killing one woman and injuring 10 people, Thai polic...

"Duke of Oil"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 08.04.2016 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

By Jerry Zezima It's not every day that you get the oil changed in your car (in fact, it's every 3,000 miles) and drive away feeling like you've just...

How Much Do Black Child Lives Matter?

Marian Wright Edelman | Posted 08.01.2016 | Politics
Marian Wright Edelman

I strongly oppose capital punishment which Blanton and his evil co-conspirators so viciously inflicted. But I do support punishment which at least tries to proximate his heinous crime. This prisoner snuffed out four sacred child lives and escaped punishment for decades. He should die in prison for his inhumane atrocious crime.

ISIS Market Bombing In Baghdad Kills At Least 70 People

Reuters | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 01.03.2017 | Home

BAGHDAD, Feb 28 (Reuters) - A twin suicide bombing claimed by Islamic State killed 70 people in a Shi'ite district of Baghdad on Sunday in the deadlie...

Kurdish Militant Group Claims Responsibility For Ankara Bombing

Reuters | Eline Gordts | Posted 01.10.2017 | Home

ISTANBUL, Feb 19 (Reuters) - A Kurdish militant group once linked to the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) claimed responsibility on Friday for t...

Istanbul Suicide Bomber Was Not On Wanted List

Reuters | Eline Gordts | Posted 01.10.2017 | Home

ISTANBUL, Jan 13 (Reuters) - A suicide bomber who killed himself and 10 German tourists in Istanbul's historic heart had registered with Turkish immig...

ISIS Hits Kurdish Town With Triple Truck Bomb Attack, At Least 50 Dead

Reuters | Eline Gordts | Posted 01.10.2017 | Home

BEIRUT, Dec 11 (Reuters) - A triple truck bomb attack claimed by Islamic State in northeastern Syria killed at least 50 people and wounded 80 others, ...

The 'Disease' Our World Suffers From

Zita Luiten | Posted 12.08.2016 | Impact
Zita Luiten

We live in a world of opposites, a world of contrasts, disparity, divergence. West vs East, modern vs traditional, liberal vs conservative, good vs ba...

She Had a Bomb Threat on Her Plane to Paris, What She Did Next Will Change Your Life

Sara El-Yafi | Posted 12.01.2016 | Politics
Sara El-Yafi

So, for what it's worth, I apologize to this man. And I apologize to all men and women who endure any type of fear-based, awful, oppressive discrimination based on their faith. We have got a long way to go before we make everyone feel safe in our world.

Information Transparency and No-Fly Zones in Conflict Areas

Daniel Wagner | Posted 11.02.2016 | Home
Daniel Wagner

Why should it be left to governments and airlines with skin in the game to decide whether to issue flight restrictions or comply with warnings? What is needed is an international governing body charged with enforcing air corridor restrictions or closures, rather than merely issuing protocols and alerts.

Chuck Schumer's Position on Iran Is Reckless

Nathan Gonzalez | Posted 08.11.2016 | Home
Nathan Gonzalez

Opponents of the Iran deal have been unable to produce a viable alternative. That is because there really are no alternatives left. Should the Iran deal collapse under the weight of spoilers like Schumer, Iran will get a nuclear weapon. And once Iran achieves and announces that capability to the world, no expert will be able to foresee the consequences.

Bombs And 'Nazi Imagery' Found After Explosion

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 08.07.2015 | Crime

Authorities in New York say they found white supremacist propaganda in a garage where a former corrections officer blew his leg off last month. A judg...

Charlie Hebdo: Deadliest Attack In France In 50 Years

HuffPost France | Alexandre Boudet | Posted 01.07.2015 | Media

12 people were killed on Wednesday when the offices of the weekly newspaper, Charlie Hebdo, were attacked. French President Francois Hollande calle...

Iraq's Air Force

Chris Weigant | Posted 08.23.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Where is the Iraqi Air Force? What does the Iraqi Air Force consist of? How many attack helicopters and attack fighters does it have in flyable condition? Most importantly, how many trained pilots does it have who can fly combat missions?

Bomb Attacks Newspaper Offices

Reuters | Posted 02.26.2014 | Media

* No one hurt in explosion at newspaper offices * Vijesti says blast is murder attempt on editor * Newspaper fiercely cr...

The Iran Accord -- Profoundly, and Primarily, Symbolic

William O. Beeman | Posted 01.24.2014 | Politics
William O. Beeman

The profound symbolism of the moment more than outweighs the lighter substantive elements of the temporary agreement. The United States and its partners appeared tough and got very little. Iran appeared tough and gave up very little. Both sides saved face.

Snorkeler Stumbles Upon Possible Bomb At Maui Beach

Posted 11.20.2013 | Travel

And you thought sharks were the scariest things you could find at the beach. A tourist in Kapalua, Maui was snorkeling on Tuesday when he came acr...

Day Dreams of a Fiction Author: A Deal That Forced Iran to Smile Attack

Haggai Carmon | Posted 01.23.2014 | Home
Haggai Carmon

I was daydreaming, like any fiction author does, trying to fathom various realities. In my dream there was a deal actually being implemented between the so-called P5+1 - the United States, Britain, France, Russia, China and Germany regarding a new order in the Middle East, starting with Syria.

Someone Is Telling Iranian Scientists: Don't Buy Green Bananas!

Haggai Carmon | Posted 01.23.2014 | Home
Haggai Carmon

Someone has been sending a message to Iranian nuclear scientists, and now to Iranian Cyberwar experts: don't bother buying green bananas; before they ripen, you could be dead.

If There's a Syria Diplomatic Deal, Thank Congressional Resistance to a New War

Mark Weisbrot | Posted 11.13.2013 | Politics
Mark Weisbrot

If Congress refuses to authorize Obama's proposed bombing, it will be the first time it stopped a president from going to war. For those who want the United States to be an empire, that is a scary thought.