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Terrrorism

Sorry, But Bird Flu Bioterrorism Is Much Harder Than It Sounds

Scott Thill | Posted 03.25.2012 | Science
Scott Thill

It may be more of an existential threat than current global pandemics like AIDS or climate change, but it doesn't make it a workable bioweapon.

Pakistan Suicide Bombers Kill 50 People

AP | RIAZ KHAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — Two militants wearing vests studded with explosives and bullets blew themselves up outside a government-backed meeting of a...

Bombers and Boomers: Everyone's Angry at the US Government

Patricia DeGennaro | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Patricia DeGennaro

It seems like Americans, from Faisal Shahzad to the Hutaree Christian militia group, are addicted to solving problems by the violent marginalization of individuals and groups. And they sure do like their weapons.

Usterzai: Suicide Bomb Kills 25 in NW Pakistan

AP | INAMUR REHMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KOHAT, Pakistan — Scores of bloodied and bandaged victims filled hospital beds after a suicide car bomber destroyed a two-story hotel in northwe...

Noordin Top Dead: Indonesia's Terrorism Mastermind Killed, Say Police

AP | IMRON ROSYID and ANTHONY DEUTSCH | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SOLO, Indonesia — Special forces raided a hide-out Thursday and killed militant mastermind Noordin Muhammed Top, striking at the heart of the te...