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  • West Hartford Family's Trauma Recounted In Book On Middle East

    West Hartford Family's Trauma Recounted In Book On Middle East
    Nearly two decades after Matt Eisenfeld and his girlfriend died in a suicide bombing in Jerusalem, his family has gained greater insight and perspective, if not solace, from the new book "The Bus on Jaffa Road." "People always ask if you've been able to...
  • Bomb Threat At Sub Base Found To Be Hoax

    GROTON — Access to Naval Submarine Base New London was restricted Saturday afternoon after a bomb threat was phoned into a building at the base. The area near the base's Building 87 was searched and no threat was found, a base spokesperson said....
  • No Explosives Found After Bomb Threat At Bulkeley High School

    No Explosives Found After Bomb Threat At Bulkeley High School
    HARTFORD — Police searched Bulkeley High School Monday afternoon after a bomb threat was emailed to a school administrator, but no explosive devices were found, Hartford Police Deputy Chief Brian Foley said. The administrator received the email...
  • Search Turns Up Nothing After Bomb Threat At Wilbur Cross High School In New Haven

    NEW HAVEN — A search of Wilbur Cross High School turned up nothing suspicious after a bomb threat was received about 2 p.m. on Monday, police said. The school on Mitchell Drive was evacuated and emergency services units were dispatched to search...
  • 2 coalition soldiers, 12 workers clearing mines killed in Afghanistan

    A series of attacks in Afghanistan killed at least 21 people, including 12 members of a landmine clearance team and two soldiers of the U.S.-led military coalition, officials said Saturday. In the deadliest incident, gunmen attacked a group working to...
  • Violence shakes Kabul as U.S. combat troops depart

    When he arrived 40 minutes late to a play about a suicide bombing, 19-year-old Omar Haidari expected to see actors playing out the drama on stage. He didn’t imagine that he would see the remains of a real-life suicide bomber not much younger than...
  • Iraqi forces retake 4 villages from Islamic State

    Iraqi forces retake 4 villages from Islamic State
    Iraqi government forces retook four villages on Sunday near a mountain ridge overlooking Islamic State supply lines, security officials said, in a campaign which has struggled to make advances against the Sunni Islamist insurgents. Iraqi security forces...
  • Iraqi Shiites warily greet new year, watch for suicide bombers

    Iraqi Shiites warily greet new year, watch for suicide bombers
    First came billowing banners in yellow, green and black. Then colorful tents were raised Sunday beside tables stacked with sugar-filled tea glasses, steaming teapots and plates of biscuits. And, surrounding every table and tent, wary Iraqi federal...
  • Suicide bomber kills 27 militia members in Iraq

    Suicide bomber kills 27 militia members in Iraq
    A suicide bomber killed at least 27 Shi'ite militiamen on the outskirts of the Iraqi town of Jurf al-Sakhar on Monday after security forces pushed Islamic State militants out of the area over the weekend, army and police sources said. The attacker,...
  • 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...
  • 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...