| Sep 9, 2014
| 4:24 PM
A car bomb ripped through the headquarters of a major rebel faction in Syria on Tuesday, killing much of the group's top-tier leadership in an attack that highlights the turmoil in the Syrian rebel ranks.
Leaders of Ahrar al Sham, a hard-line Islamist...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 9:52 AM
A 55-year-old man was arrested last week after he confessed to making a bomb threat at the Newport News courthouses in August, a Sheriff's Office spokeswoman said.
William C. Hinton Jr., 55, turned himself in to deputies Sept. 5, spokeswoman Kathleen...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 7:03 AM
A bomb exploded in a Santiago subway station Monday, injuring at least 10 people in what Chilean security authorities said appeared to be a "terrorist act."
It was at least the 30th blast in Chile this year in which authorities suspected anarchists...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 6:34 AM
Egypt’s battle against Islamic militants in the Sinai Peninsula heated up Tuesday when a security convoy was ambushed, killing 11 members of the nation's security forces and wounding four more, the state news agency reported.
The attack came two...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 6:27 PM
BRISTOL — A Greene-Hills School student has been charged in connection with a bomb threat at the school Wednesday afternoon, police said.
The incident was reported about 1:30 p.m. Mayor Kevin Cockayne said through his Facebook page that the...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 3:05 PM
A West Lawn man faces felony charges of making a false bomb threat and aggravated fleeing police after he blew through red lights in the Ashburn neighborhood and told officers who stopped him that he had a bomb, authorities said.
Emad A. Karakrah, 49,...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 3:17 PM
A wave of bombings struck majority Shiite Muslim areas of Baghdad and two other Iraqi cities Monday, killing at least four dozen people in an apparently worsening spiral of sectarian bloodletting.
In the deadliest incident, a suicide bomber set off...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 6:32 PM
A day after his top military advisor opened the door to putting U.S. combat troops on the ground in Iraq and Syria, President Obama appeared to slam it shut again Wednesday, declaring that American troops "do not and will not have a combat mission."
| Sep 18, 2014
| 1:09 PM
THOMASTON – Students from Thomaston High School were dismissed early on Thursday after a bomb threat was found in the a bathroom, police said.
Police said the was found at the high school at approximately 9:45 a.m. State Police bomb squad responded...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 5:17 PM
DANBURY — A bomb threat later determined to be a hoax caused Western Connecticut State University to evacuate four campus buildings for several hours Friday afternoon, the university said.
The threat, received about 1 p.m. by the university...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 5:49 AM
Six policemen were killed Tuesday when a bomb blast tore through their armored vehicle in the Sinai Peninsula, security officials said. It was the second such deadly attack this month.
Egyptian security forces have recently stepped up their offensive...