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'Life Continues': Baghdad Residents Remain Resilient Amid Bombings | Sophia Jones | Posted 03.30.2015 | World

BAGHDAD -- If it wasn’t for a phone call from his wife asking to meet up for lunch, Baleeg Nasr likely would have died when a massive car bomb deton...

Car Bombing Targets French Embassy In Libya

AP | ESAM MOHAMED and MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 06.22.2013 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — A car bomb exploded Tuesday outside the French Embassy in Tripoli, wounding three people and partially setting the building on...

Car Bomb Blast Kills At Least 53 In Damascus

Reuters | Posted 04.23.2013 | World

By Dominic Evans BEIRUT, Feb 21 (Reuters) - A car bomb killed 53 people and wounded 200 in central Damascus on Thursday when it blew u...

Bombings Kill Dozens In Iraq

AP | SINAN SALAHEDDIN | Posted 01.29.2013 | World

BAGHDAD — Back-to-back explosions tore through tents housing Shiite pilgrims in southern Iraq on Thursday, the deadliest in a wave of bombings t...

Attacks In Northeastern Iraq Claim At Least 17 Lives

AP | Associated Press | Posted 01.30.2012 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) - Two separate attacks killed 17 people on Thursday in a northeastern Iraqi province that was once an al-Qaida stronghold, Iraqi official...

Bombs Explode In Iraq, Kill At Least 21 People

Reuters | Posted 08.20.2011 | World

BAGHDAD, June 21 (Reuters) - At least 21 people were killed on Tuesday when bombs exploded at a checkpoint outside a provincial governor's house i...

On Car Bombs and Righteous Leaks: A Conversation With Robert Baer

Dan Lybarger | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Dan Lybarger

Robert Baer retired from the Central Intelligence Agency after 20 years in 1997, but he's still learning about security threats from the region that was his specialty, the Middle East.

Local Mosque Gets Support As Oregon Muslims Fear Further Violence

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Candice Ruud, Michael Russell and Bryan Denson Religion News Service CORVALLIS, Ore. -- The parking lot of the Salman Alfarisi Islamic Center was ...

Terrorism in Times Square

Bruce Kluger | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Bruce Kluger

For whatever reason Osama bin Laden drew a bright red circle around lower Manhattan when he first concocted his insidious call for attention, it has changed this metropolis forever.

Afghans Arrest Seven In Bombing That Killed Six NATO Troops

AP | ROBERT H. REID | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — Afghan authorities Monday announced the arrests of seven people in last week's suicide car bombing that killed six NATO sol...

IRA Bomb Threatens Northern Ireland Peace Process

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

(AP) DUBLIN -- Northern Ireland's police commander denounced Irish Republican Army dissidents Tuesday for giving his officers just 17 minutes to evacu...

Iraq: Car Bomb Kills 13 At Livestock Market

AP | KIM GAMEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — A car bomb tore through a crowded livestock market south of Baghdad on Thursday, killing at least 13 people in a mainly Shiite area th...

Trent Pierce, Arkansas Doctor, Critically Wounded In Car Bombing

AP | WOODY BAIRD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. — A car bomb explosion critically wounded the head of the Arkansas panel that licenses and disciplines doctors, detonating in...

Explosion In Pakistan (SLIDESHOW, VIDEO) (Caution: Graphic Images)

Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Suspected car bombings killed at least 20 people in Peshawar, Pakistan today. Read more here. Caution: Graphic images UPDATE: Some video from Al ...

Baghdad Car Bomb Kills Over 50, Wounds 75

AP | QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BAGHDAD — A car bomb ripped through a busy commercial street in a Shiite area of Baghdad on Tuesday, killing at least 51 people and wounding sco...