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  • Twin blasts in Nigeria market kill 31

    Twin blasts in Nigeria market kill 31
    In Nigeria, the attacks are coming almost daily -- the latest a twin bombing Thursday in a crowded market in the city of Jos, killing at least 31 people. Suicide bombings and planted bombs kill dozens at a time, in crowded city markets, colleges and bus...
  • Seven recent blasts in Ukraine city stir fear of new Russian menace

    At least seven bomb blasts in little more than a month in Ukraine's second-largest city, Kharkiv, have stirred fears among residents and the government in Kiev that Russia-backed rebels are trying to destabilize the militarily strategic region....
  • Did CIA torture yield key information? Report says no; defenders disagree

    Did torture make America safer? The conclusion of a Senate committee that investigated CIA interrogation of terrorism suspects is that it did not — that intelligence gained under duress stopped no imminent plots. But that is hotly disputed by...
  • Cheney Tech Evacuated In Manchester

    Cheney Tech Evacuated In Manchester
    MANCHESTER — Howell Cheney Technical High School was evacuated Wednesday morning because of a bomb threat, police said. An alarming message was found on a wall in the school about 8:20 a.m., and the building was evacuated. State troopers with bomb-...
  • U.S. launches 20 airstrikes against Islamic State in Syria, Iraq

    U.S. launches 20 airstrikes against Islamic State in Syria, Iraq
    The United States launched 20 airstrikes against Islamic State militants in recent days, military officials said in a statement on Wednesday. Since Monday, U.S. forces conducted seven strikes against the militant group in Syria and led 13 strikes in ...
  • 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...
  • Medal of Honor campaign continues for black sergeant who saved troops

    Medal of Honor campaign continues for black sergeant who saved troops
    If he had known in 2005 what he knows today, Brig. Gen. Gary Brito would have nominated Sgt. 1st Class Alwyn Cashe for the Medal of Honor. Brito knew in 2005 that Cashe, his uniform soaked with fuel, had plunged into a burning vehicle in Iraq on Oct....
  • Al Qaeda leader linked to New York subway plot is killed in Pakistan

    Pakistani officials said Saturday that Al Qaeda’s operations chief -- wanted for his alleged role in a plot to bomb New York’s subway system -- was killed in a gun battle with security forces near the Afghanistan border. Adnan Shukrijumah...
  • Another Bomb Threat At Bristol School

    Another Bomb Threat At Bristol School
    BRISTOL — Southside School was evacuated for the second time this week after a bomb threat was discovered in a girls' bathroom, police said. The building was evacuated about 11:15 a.m. Friday after someone noticed a threat scrawled on a stall, Lt....
  • Bomb threat prompts evacuation at New Jersey mall

    NEW YORK - A telephone bomb threat triggered the evacuation of a major department store at a popular New Jersey mall on Friday, police said. The threat was phoned in at about 5:30 p.m., said Sgt. Elliot Colon of the Paramus Police Department. Police had...
  • Terrorists attack China's Xinjiang region, despite stronger security

    BEIJING Fifteen people died in a terrorist attack in China's rebellious Xinjiang region, state media reported Saturday, despite Beijing's recent efforts to strengthen security in the far-west part of the country. According to China's Xinhua news service,...