| Feb 27, 2015
| 1:55 PM
HAMDEN — An 18-year-old student was charged with a bomb threat that led to the evacuation of Hamden High School Friday morning, police said.
Police communications staff received the threat about 8:30 a.m., Capt. Ronald Smith said. School...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 9:10 AM
Just over a month before an election that militants from Boko Haram have vowed to disrupt, suicide bombers killed dozens of people Tuesday in two attacks on buses in northern Nigeria.
A morning blast in the northeastern town of Potiskum and afternoon...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 4:31 PM
Teenage suicide bombers, suspected to be Boko Haram extremists, killed at least 24 people in separate blasts Tuesday at crowded bus stations in two northern Nigerian cities 185 miles apart.
In an apparently unrelated development, an American missionary...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 3:00 PM
A federal jury in New York has found the Palestine Liberation Organization and the Palestinian Authority liable for a series of terrorist attacks that killed or wounded Americans in Israel during the early 2000s, officials announced Monday.
| Feb 23, 2015
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, 818! Today is Monday, Feb. 23, 2015. Temperatures for today are expected to reach a high of 63 degrees and a low of 47 degrees with a 50% chance of showers in the morning and partly cloudy skies in the evening, according to the National...
| Feb 22, 2015
| 9:51 AM
A homemade bomb apparently hidden in a thin layer of snow exploded Sunday during a pro-Ukraine march in the eastern industrial city of Kharkiv, killing at least two people and wounding 11, authorities said.
Four suspected perpetrators of the attack were...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 3:53 PM
David Morris said he was doomed from the moment the young infantryman he was riding with in an Army Humvee asked if he’d ever been blown up. He hadn’t — yet.
The question was a curse according to “grunt logic” — or...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 2:55 PM
Islamic State militants unleashed suicide bombings Friday in eastern Libya, killing at least 40 people in what the group said was retaliation for Egyptian airstrikes against the extremists' aggressive new branch in North Africa.
The bombings in the town...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 10:46 PM
Baghdad's decade-old nightly curfew ended after midnight Sunday, hours after bombs exploded in and around the Iraqi capital, killing at least 40 people in a stark warning of the dangers still ahead in this country under attack by the Islamic State group....
| Mar 5, 2015
| 3:26 PM
With Dzhokhar Tsarnaev seated at the defense table no more than 15 feet away Thursday, the father of an 8-year-old boy killed in the Boston Marathon bombing described the moment when he looked down at his son's pale, torn body and realized he wouldn't...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 4:29 PM
Federal prosecutors Wednesday portrayed Dzhokhar Tsarnaev as an anti-American terrorist who had “murder in his heart” when he planted a pressure-cooker bomb near a group of children at the Boston Marathon finish line two years ago, and then...