Terrorist attacks

November 15, 2017 - 4:59 pm
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — Police in Nigeria say four suicide bombers have detonated in the Borno state capital and killed 14 people while wounding another 29. The deafening blasts could be heard Wednesday evening in Maiduguri, the home of the Boko Haram extremist insurgency. This was one of the...
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November 14, 2017 - 4:09 am
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — The Islamic State group affiliate in Yemen claimed responsibility for a suicide car bombing early Tuesday that targeted security forces in the southern port city of Aden, killing at least six people and injuring scores. The attack took place at a building in the Sheikh Othman...
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French President Emmanuel Macron, center left , flanked with Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo stand in front of the Bataclan concert hall during a ceremony marking the second anniversary of the Paris attacks, Monday Nov.13 2017. In silence and tears, families of France's deadliest terrorist attacks stood alongside President Emmanuel Macron to honor the 130 people killed two years ago Monday, when Islamic State extremists attacked the City of Light. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
November 13, 2017 - 9:49 am
PARIS (AP) — In silence and tears, families of the victims of France's deadliest terror attacks stood alongside President Emmanuel Macron Monday to honor the 130 people killed two years ago when Islamic State extremists attacked the City of Light. A crowd joined them on the memorial sites to lay...
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Pakistani police officer examines a vehicle hit by suicide attacker in Quetta, Pakistan, Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017. A suicide bomber struck a vehicle carrying a deputy inspector general of police in the southwestern city of Quetta on Thursday, killing him and three other officers, Pakistani officials said. The Taliban claimed responsibility. (AP Photo/Arshad Butt)
November 09, 2017 - 4:52 am
QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — A suicide bomber struck a vehicle carrying a deputy inspector general of police in the southwestern city of Quetta on Thursday, killing him and three other officers, Pakistani officials said. The Taliban claimed responsibility. Nine people, including police officers, were...
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FILE - In this May 29, 2013, file photo, Alberto Nisman, the prosecutor investigating the 1994 bombing of the Argentine-Israeli Mutual Association community center, talks to journalists in Buenos Aires, Argentina. An investigation by border police has concluded in 2017 that Nisman, the man who led the probe was murdered just days after accusing then-President Cristina Fernandez of covering up the role of Iranian officials in the 1994 bombing that killed 85 at a Jewish center. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko, File)
November 08, 2017 - 4:50 pm
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — A prosecutor is formally declaring for the first time that the man probing Argentina's worst terror attack was murdered and didn't kill himself, a member of the prosecution team said Wednesday. The opinion presented to a judge by prosecutor Eduardo Taiano reignites a...
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FILE - In this photo taken on June 6 2017, hooded police officers sit in a police car after a man attacked police officers patrolling in front of Notre Dame Cathedral, in Paris. Ten people suspected of using encrypted social networks to prepare a possible attack were arrested Tuesday in counterterrorism operations in France and Switzerland, according to French officials. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File)
November 07, 2017 - 12:18 pm
PARIS (AP) — Ten people suspected of using encrypted social networks to prepare a possible attack were arrested Tuesday in counterterrorism operations in France and Switzerland, according to French officials. Among those arrested were a 23-year-old Colombian woman and 27-year-old Swiss man, both...
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Security personnel guard near the Shamshad TV building after an attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017. An Afghan official said a pair of attackers, one of them a suicide bomber, struck the local TV station and the Islamic State group quickly claimed responsibility for the assault. (AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini)
November 07, 2017 - 8:13 am
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Two attackers, one of them a suicide bomber, struck a local TV station in Kabul on Tuesday, killing at least two guards, officials said. The Islamic State group quickly claimed responsibility for the assault. Najib Danish, spokesman for the Interior Ministry, said the...
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New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, left, and Argentine President Mauricio Macri visit the site of the terrorist attack on bicyclists, Monday, Nov. 6, 2017, in New York. Five Argentine bicyclists were among eight people killed by the terrorist who drove a truck down the bike path on Tuesday, Oct. 31. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
November 06, 2017 - 2:43 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The president of Argentina on Monday visited the site of last week's New York City terrorist attack where eight people died, including five Argentines, and said such tragedies unite people of good will around the world. "We lament that we have to meet under these circumstances, but...
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Shalane Flanagan of the United States poses for pictures after crossing the finish line first in the women's division of the New York City Marathon in New York, Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
November 05, 2017 - 4:05 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Shalane Flanagan thought about the seven years building to this race, possibly her last. She thought about the running star striding next to her. She thought about her family. She thought about Meb. With one hellacious holler at the finish, it all poured out. Flanagan dethroned Mary...
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CORRECTS NAME TO ARIEL BENVENUTO INSTEAD OF JUAN PABLO TREVISAN, RIGHT Survivors of the attack Guillermo Banchini, center, hugs Ivan Brajkovic, left, next to Ariel Benvenuto, right, during a press conference on Friday, Nov. 3, 2017, in New York. A man in a rented pickup truck mowed down pedestrians and cyclists along the busy bike path near the World Trade Center memorial on Tuesday, killing at least eight and seriously injuring others in what the mayor called "a particularly cowardly act of terror." (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
November 03, 2017 - 8:09 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Four Argentine survivors of a deadly terrorist attack in New York City this week said Friday they always will carry the pain of seeing five of their friends killed while on a trip they had long dreamed of that turned into a horrible nightmare. Juan Pablo Trevisan, Ariel Benvenuto,...
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