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  • Kurdish forces retake north Iraqi town from Islamic State

    ARBIL Iraq (Reuters) - Kurdish forces retook the northern Iraqi town of Zumar and several nearby villages from Islamic State early on Saturday after heavy coalition air strikes against the Islamist insurgents, security sources said. A Kurdish...
  • Attacks in Egypt's Sinai kill 33 security personnel

    ISMAILIA (Reuters) - Two attacks in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula killed 33 security personnel on Friday, security sources said, in some of the worst anti-state violence since Islamist President Mohamed Mursi was overthrown last year. The violence prompted...
  • 15-Year-Old Boy Charged In Bristol Bomb Threat

    15-Year-Old Boy Charged In Bristol Bomb Threat
    BRISTOL — Police have charged a 15-year-old boy with scrawling a bomb threat on a desk Oct. 9, prompting an evacuation of Bristol Central High School. Police announced the arrest Thursday. The boy was charged with first-degree threatening and...
  • Eight Pakistani Shi'ites killed in sectarian attack

    QUETTA Pakistan (Reuters) - Eight Shi'ite members of Pakistan's ethnic Hazara minority were killed and one wounded on Thursday, after gunmen opened fire on a bus in the volatile province of Baluchistan, police said. No one immediately claimed...
  • Police: Students evacuated for third time in two weeks after Whitehall High bomb scare

    Police: Students evacuated for third time in two weeks after Whitehall High bomb scare
    For the third time in a two weeks, students at Whitehall High School were evacuated following a reported bomb threat, police said. Whitehall police said a written threat was discovered in a boy's bathroom at 12:45 p.m. Thursday, prompting an evacuation...
  • No verdict after second day deliberations over accused Boston bomber friend

    No verdict after second day deliberations over accused Boston bomber friend
    BOSTON (Reuters) - A jury deliberated for a second day on Wednesday over whether a friend of the Boston Marathon bombing suspect was too high on marijuana to have intentionally lied to investigators about his role in the aftermath of the 2013 attack....
  • Hamden High School Evacuated Due To Bomb Threat

    Hamden High School Evacuated Due To Bomb Threat
    HAMDEN — Hamden High School was evacuated Wednesday morning after a male phoned a bomb threat to the school administration. Hamden police and four state police dog teams searched the building and found nothing. Students, who gathered first at...
  • Al Qaeda attacks kill at least 33 people in Yemen

    SANAA (Reuters) - At least 33 people were killed in a suicide bombing and gun attacks in central Yemen, tribal sources and medics said on Monday, as al Qaeda fighters seized a Yemeni city in a new challenge to the central government. Violence has...
  • Iraqi member of parliament killed in car bomb blast in western Baghdad

    BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A Shi'ite Muslim member of Iraq's parliament was killed in a car bomb attack at a checkpoint entrance to the Shi'ite neighborhood of Kadhimiya in Baghdad on Tuesday, according to a parliamentary media official and police. Police...
  • U.S. air-drops weapons for Kurdish fighters near Kobani

    U.S. air-drops weapons for Kurdish fighters near Kobani
    The U.S. military said it had air-dropped arms to Syrian rebels fighting Islamic State militants near Kobani on Sunday in what appeared to be the Pentagon's first public acknowledgment it has provided lethal aid to the rebels. The U.S. Central Command...
  • Roadside bomb kills six soldiers in Egypt's Sinai

    CAIRO (Reuters) - Six Egyptian soldiers were killed by a remotely-detonated roadside bomb in the Sinai Peninsula on Sunday, the army said in a statement. No group has claimed responsibility for the attack, which also wounded five soldiers. The bomb...