Terrorist attacks

Iraqi security forces and civilians gather at the scene of a double suicide bombing in Baghdad, Iraq, Monday, Jan. 15, 2018. Interior Ministry spokesman says a double suicide bombing in central Baghdad has killed and wounded civilians. (AP Photo/Ali Abdul Hassan)
January 15, 2018 - 11:44 am
BAGHDAD (AP) — Twin suicide bombings rocked Baghdad on Monday, killing 38 people in the deadliest attack since Iraq declared victory over the Islamic State group last month, and raising fears ahead of national elections planned for May. The bombers targeted the bustling Tayran Square, in the heart...
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The back of a kosher market is pictured after a fire broke out in Creteil, south of Paris, Tuesday, Jan.9, 2018. French officials say the fire broke out at the kosher market south of Paris that was vandalized with anti-Semitic graffiti last week. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
January 09, 2018 - 7:41 am
PARIS (AP) — A fire broke out Tuesday at a kosher market south of Paris that was vandalized with anti-Semitic graffiti last week, French officials said. No one was reported injured but the fire damaged much of the Promo & Stock store. Authorities believe the fire in the suburb of Creteil was a...
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French President Emmanuel Macron, center and Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo observe a minute of silence outside the satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo former office, to mark the third anniversary of the attack, in Paris, Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018. Macron paid respects to the 17 people killed when Islamic extremists attacked satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo and a kosher supermarket three years ago, in the first of several attacks to rock France. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, Pool)
January 07, 2018 - 7:46 am
PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron has paid respects to the 17 people killed when Islamic extremists attacked satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo and a kosher supermarket three years ago, in the first of several attacks to rock France. Along with Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo, Charlie Hebdo's...
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FILE - This Nov. 10, 2015 file photo shows a restaurant along Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco. A federal grand jury Thursday, Jan. 4, 2017, indicted a California man on charges of plotting to use homemade bombs during a Christmas Day attack on San Francisco's Pier 39. The indictment says 26-year-old Everitt Aaron Jameson intended to use pipe bombs to funnel people into an area of the popular tourist destination in order to shoot them. It keeps the original charge of attempting to aid a terrorist organization. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)
January 04, 2018 - 10:51 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A federal grand jury indicted a California man Thursday on charges of plotting to use homemade bombs during a Christmas Day attack on San Francisco's Pier 39. Everitt Aaron Jameson intended to use pipe bombs to funnel people into an area of the popular tourist destination...
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January 04, 2018 - 1:49 pm
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's Interior Ministry spokesman says a suicide bomber has killed six policemen after exploding his devise amid a group of security officials monitoring protests by shopkeepers in eastern Kabul. Najib Danish added that another 14 policemen were wounded in Thursday...
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The Tony Marques Band performs on the Third Street Stage during New Year's Eve celebrations at the Fremont Street Experience in downtown Las Vegas, Sunday, Dec. 31, 2017. (Steve Marcus/Las Vegas Sun via AP)
January 01, 2018 - 6:59 am
From spectacular fireworks in Hong Kong and Australia to a huge LED lightshow at the world's tallest building in Dubai, a look at how revelers around the world are ringing in 2018: CALIFORNIA The Golden State went green when the calendar turned to 2018. Starting at midnight, California joined the...
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Afghan security forces inspect the site of a deadly bombing in Jalalabad province, east of Kabul, Afghanistan, Sunday, Dec. 31, 2017. Officials say the bombing targeted the funeral of a local official in eastern Afghanistan, killing at least 15 people and wounding over a dozen others. (AP Photo/Mohammad Anwar Danishyar)
December 31, 2017 - 9:37 am
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A bombing targeted the funeral of a local official in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday, killing at least 17 people, officials said. Noor Ahmad Habibi, deputy spokesman for the governor of Nangarhar province, said a rickshaw rigged with explosives went off among people...
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This photo provided by the Information Center of the Russian National Antiterrorism Committee shows the damage inside a supermarket after an explosion, in St. Petersburg, Russia, Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017. Russian President Vladimir Putin says Wednesday's explosion at a supermarket in the country's second-largest city was a terrorist attack, at least 13 people were injured. (National Antiterrorism Committee via AP)
December 30, 2017 - 11:58 am
MOSCOW (AP) — A man was arrested Saturday in connection with a St. Petersburg supermarket bombing that wounded 18 people, Russia's main domestic security agency said. Eight people remain hospitalized after a device exploded Wednesday in a storage area for customers' bags. Investigators said the...
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Two women console a man outside a hospital following a suicide attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017. Authorities say attackers stormed the Shiite Muslim cultural center in the Afghan capital Kabul, setting off multiple bombs and killing dozens. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)
December 28, 2017 - 3:16 pm
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Latest on developments in Afghanistan (all times local): 12:45 a.m. The White House is condemning a "barbaric" attack on a Shiite Muslim cultural center in Kabul, Afghanistan that killed at least 41 people. Press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said in a statement...
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This photo provided by the Information Center of the Russian National Antiterrorism Committee shows the damage inside a supermarket after an explosion, in St. Petersburg, Russia, Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017. Russian President Vladimir Putin says Wednesday's explosion at a supermarket in the country's second-largest city was a terrorist attack, at least 13 people were injured. (National Antiterrorism Committee via AP)
December 28, 2017 - 1:12 pm
MOSCOW (AP) — The explosion at a supermarket in Russia's second-largest city was a terror attack, President Vladimir Putin said Thursday, adding that he has ordered security agencies to kill terror suspects on the spot if they resist arrest. Officials said 13 people were injured Wednesday when an...
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