| Apr 2, 2015
| 8:55 AM
The gentle, well-trained golden retrievers of Lutheran Church Charities have comforted tornado victims in Oklahoma and mass-shooting survivors in Sandy Hook. They've sat at the bedside of terrorist bombing victims in Boston. And Wednesday morning they...
| May 9, 2015
| 3:56 AM
Forty inmates in a prison in eastern Iraq, including some convicted of terrorism charges, have escaped amid a riot that killed at least six police officers and 30 prisoners, authorities said Saturday.
There were conflicting casualty reports on the...
| May 8, 2015
| 11:06 PM
Police arrested a 17-year-old and accused him of plotting to detonate three homemade bombs in the Australian city of Melbourne, officials said on Saturday, in the latest terrorism scare involving a teenager.
The teen was arrested on Friday afternoon...
| May 4, 2015
| 1:45 PM
Afghan and Taliban delegates on Monday reported some progress after two days of exploratory peace talks in Qatar, but attacks at home that killed 17 policemen underscored the violence that continues to ravage Afghanistan.
Taliban fighters overran 10...
| May 8, 2015
| 11:38 AM
An evacuation today at East Ridge High School in Clermont lasted about an hour and a half, leaving just about an hour in the school day.
The exodus took place just before noon because of an anonymous bomb threat scribbled on a bathroom wall, according...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 2:08 PM
Adrenaline ran high at the start line Monday as Collin Altomari waited with teammates under overcast skies to realize his long-held dream of running in the Boston Marathon.
As a member of Team MR8 2015, the Severna Park High School senior also raised...
| May 6, 2015
| 10:12 AM
A Broward County man has been deported to his native Pakistan after he served time in federal prison for plotting to blow up South Florida targets.
Imran Mandhai, 32, of Hollywood, was arrested in May 2002 and later admitted he conspired to bomb a...
| May 4, 2015
| 7:42 AM
A bomb threat prompted the evacuation of students at Winter Springs High School early Monday, officials said.
Students returned to their classes around 9:30 a.m. after police cleared the building.
According to police, someone phoned in a bomb threat...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 9:56 PM
In a second evening of violence in Istanbul, police killed a woman Wednesday carrying a bomb near the city's main police headquarters, an official said.
Istanbul Governor Vasip Sahin also said that a second person escaped and that a policeman was...
| Apr 30, 2015
| 10:50 AM
A Waukegan man who faces felony charges related to an alleged attempt to sound a false bomb alarm at Gurnee Mills mall earlier this year has lost a motion to move his case to Lake County's Mental Health Court.
Raymond J. Kelly, 25, pleaded not guilty in...
| Apr 29, 2015
| 1:31 PM
WATERBURY — No devices were found a bomb threat prompted an evacuation of the Brass Mill Center and sweep by authorities, police said.
The mall was evacuated shortly before 1 p.m., police said. State police bomb detecting dogs were brought in to...