| Mar 20, 2015
| 5:16 PM
Suicide bombers attacked a pair of mosques Friday in the Yemeni capital, unleashing monstrous blasts that ripped through worshippers and killed 137 people in the deadliest assault yet targeting Shiite rebels who have taken over large parts of the...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 6:47 PM
Minutes after Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was captured hiding in a boat in Watertown, Mass., two Boston police bomb technicians climbed into the craft searching for explosive devices. Instead they stumbled upon writings he had scribbled on the left side of the...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 7:27 AM
A car bombing Wednesday killed at least seven people and left dozens more injured in southern Afghanistan, officials said.
The late-morning bombing targeted the office of the governor of Helmand province.
Mohammad Jan Rassoulyar, acting deputy...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 9:24 AM
NAUGATUCK — A 17-year-old resident was arrested Monday and charged with phoning a bomb threat in to the high school in January, police said.
The threat, called in to the school on Jan. 29, caused administrators to place Naugatuck High School...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 10:55 AM
When he enrolled five years ago in the International School of Kabul, Faisal Yousufi, now 18, thought he had a bright future. Raised solely by his mother after his father died nine years ago, Yousufi knew he was fortunate to be studying at an...
| Mar 14, 2015
| 2:48 PM
Kurdish authorities in Iraq said Saturday they have evidence that the Islamic State group used chlorine gas as a chemical weapon against peshmerga fighters, the latest alleged atrocity carried out by the extremist organization now under attack in Tikrit....
| Mar 8, 2015
| 1:28 PM
The decision by the Nigerian extremist group Boko Haram to pledge allegiance to Islamic State amounts to a significant propaganda coup for the Syrian-based organization, analysts say, and raises questions about whether the Nigerian militants could morph...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 9:45 AM
Shabab militants attacked a hotel in Mogadishu, Somalia, where lawmakers and government officials were holding Friday prayers, killing at least 10 and severely wounding many others.
Twin explosions rocked the Central Hotel, with a suicide bomber ramming...
| Mar 7, 2015
| 6:50 PM
Nigeria's homegrown Boko Haram group, newly weakened by a multinational force that has dislodged it from a score of northeastern towns, reportedly pledged formal allegiance to the Islamic State group.
The pledge to IS came in an Arabic audio message...
| Mar 7, 2015
| 8:33 AM
A bomb threat forced the evacuation and closure of a Walmart in Orlando late Friday night, police said.
Someone called in the threat to the store in the 3800 block of S. Semoran Boulevard at about 10:25 p.m., according to Lt. Darnell Hill.
| Mar 7, 2015
| 9:42 AM
Four suicide bomb attacks hit the city of Maiduguri Saturday, killing at least 54 people and wounding 143 in the heartland of Nigeria's northeastern Islamic uprising, police said.
The blasts occurred over four hours in locations from a busy fish...