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Terror Attacks

American Who Escaped Paris Terror Attacks Also Survived 9/11

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 11.23.2015 | World

An American man who narrowly escaped being killed by terrorists in the Paris attacks also cheated death on 9/11 in New York. The 36-year-old, named o...

Marco Rubio Launches His First Presidential Television Ad

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 11.22.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) on Sunday released his first nationwide television ad of the 2016 Republican presidential race. Titled...

How to Be a S.M.A.R.T. Traveler in a Danger Zone

Kimberly Krautter | Posted 11.16.2015 | Travel
Kimberly Krautter

For most westerners, terror attacks have been limited to sites with centralized military, economic, or cultural significance. We have forgotten what i...

Donald Trump Would Consider Shutting Down Mosques In Wake Of Paris Attacks

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 11.16.2015 | Entertainment

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Our Greatest Weapon Against ISIS Is Compassion, Not Justice

Kenneth Davis | Posted 11.16.2015 | Politics
Kenneth Davis

The biggest threat to us now is not further attacks from ISIS, but our leaders giving in to fear and anger by ramping up military and security. Our greatest weapon is not justice, but compassion. Acts of war will get us nowhere. They will only take us further away from a unified world of peace.

Wave Of Terror Rocks Tunisia, France And Kuwait

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 06.26.2015 | World

A wave of terror attacks rocked three continents and left dozens dead on Friday, leaving the world reeling and authorities scrambling to apprehend the...

US Jury Finds Palestinian Groups Liable For Terror Attacks

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ and TOM HAYS | Posted 02.24.2015 | World

NEW YORK (AP) — The Palestine Liberation Organization and the Palestinian Authority backed a series of terrorist attacks in the early 2000s in Israe...

Igor Bobic

Thousands Of People March In Washington In Remembrance Of Paris Terror Attacks | Igor Bobic | Posted 01.12.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Thousands of people gathered in the nation's capital on Sunday to participate in a silent march in honor of the 17 victims who died in t...

France Works To Avert New Terror Attacks

AP | SYLVIE CORBET and ANGELA CHARLTON | Posted 03.12.2015 | World

PARIS (AP) -- France's government urged the nation to remain vigilant Saturday, as thousands of security forces try to thwart new attacks and hunt dow...

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...

Feinstein: U.S. 'Less Safe' Than 2 Years Ago

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 12.01.2013 | Politics

The lawmakers who lead the House and Senate intelligence committees both said on Sunday that they believe the United States is less safe from a terror...

American TV Stars Cheer Up Israeli Terror Victims

Anav Silverman | Posted 10.11.2013 | TV
Anav Silverman

The first visit of C.S. Lee -- popularly known as Vince Masuka from the American TV show Dexter -- to Israel, was an inspiring one for the Korean-American actor.

Departing FBI Chief Reveals His 'Biggest Worry'

AP | PETE YOST | Posted 08.23.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The nature of terrorism has changed in Robert Mueller's dozen years as FBI director, but his concerns for the future are much the same a...

Terrorist Attacks More Than Quadrupled In Decade Since Sept. 11

Reuters | Peter Apps | Posted 02.02.2013 | World

NEW YORK, Dec 4 (Reuters) - The number of terrorist attacks each year has more than quadrupled in the decade since September 11, 2001, a study relea...

Rain and Fear: A Defibrillator Sparks Fear in the City

Chuck Gomez | Posted 10.03.2012 | New York
Chuck Gomez

Rain and fear on a summer afternoon. Could a defibrillator really look like a bomb? Of course not, you say. But still we worry and wonder.

4 Blasts Rock Ukraine

AP | MARIA DANILOVA | Posted 06.27.2012 | World

KIEV, Ukraine — Four explosions rocked an eastern Ukrainian city on Friday, injuring 27 people. Authorities say it was a terrorist attack but an...

A Decade After 9/11, Pentagon Prepares For New Kind Of Fight

AP | By ROBERT BURNS | Posted 10.21.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Sept. 11 attacks transformed the Pentagon, ravaging the iconic building itself and setting the stage for two long and costly wars th...

Al Qaeda Chief Urges Attacks On 'Criminal' America

AP | By MAAMOUN YOUSSEF | Posted 10.15.2011 | World

CAIRO -- Al-Qaida's new leader called on his followers to continue to fight the United States despite the killing of Osama bin Laden, calling America ...

Marcus Baram

Al-Zawahiri: New Al Qaeda Leader Obvious Choice, But Strategy Remains Unclear | Marcus Baram | Posted 08.16.2011 | World

The choice of al Qaeda's longtime number-two, Ayman al-Zawahiri, to replace the late Osama bin Laden as leader of the terror group did not surprise te...

Najibullah Zazi Pleads Guilty: NYC Subway Bomb Plotter Admits He Was Planning Attack

AP | ADAM GOLDMAN and TOM HAYS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A former airport shuttle driver accused of buying beauty supplies to make bombs for an attack on New York City subways pleaded guilty...

Will the "Terror Poet" Write an Ode For McCain?

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

It would be ironic, but certainly not unprecedented, if another Republican rode to victory on the fruits of his own failures.