January 15th, 2018

Twin suicide bombings at Baghdad street market kill at least 38

At least a hundred people are hurt as two bombers blow themselves up at a busy street market during rush hour, officials say.

January 15th, 2018

What should you do in case of nuclear attack? ‘Don’t run. Get inside’

The threats seem to come almost daily now out of North Korea — ballistic missile firings, preparations to test a nuclear bomb and routine bravado. In April, state-owned media in the rogue nation vowed a “super mighty preemptive strike,” one that will reduce the U.S. to “ashes.”

January 10th, 2018

IS cells operate in Kabul under noses of Afghan and US forces

Middle-class Afghans turned jihadists have assisted the Islamic State group’s expansion from its stronghold in Afghanistan’s restive east to Kabul, analysts say, helping to make the capital one of the deadliest places in the country.

January 9th, 2018

Bitcoin can help terrorists secretly fund their deadly attacks

One of the latest tools terrorists are using isn’t a new kind of bomb, gun, suicide vest or other device that can kill and maim. The tool is bitcoin, the virtual currency created and exchanged using a decentralized network of computers, without the involvement of government and banks.

January 4th, 2018

Hacking fears: Security flaws put virtually all phones, computers at risk

Security researchers on Wednesday disclosed a set of security flaws that they said could let hackers steal sensitive information from nearly every modern computing device containing chips from Intel Corp, Advanced Micro Devices Inc and ARM Holdings.

January 3rd, 2018

New York to install 1,500 security barriers after vehicle attacks

The mayor of New York City has announced plans to install 1,500 steel street barriers to prevent vehicle attacks.

January 3rd, 2018

NYPD investigating ‘ISIS selfies’ outside NYC museum: report

Authorities in New York are reportedly investigating photographs of a possible ISIS supporter taking selfies outside the Metropolitan Museum of Art and in view of One World Trade Center.

December 24th, 2017

Pennsylvania police shootings were ‘a terror attack,’ DHS says

The Department of Homeland Security is calling a series of shootings targeting law enforcement in Pennsylvania a “terror attack.”

December 14th, 2017

ISIS weapons arsenal included some purchased by U.S. government

Some weapons bought by the U.S. military in 2015 ended up in the hands of Islamic State fighters within two months, according to a report released Thursday.

December 14th, 2017

Somalia suicide bomber kills police at Mogadishu academy

A suicide bomber has killed at least 18 police officers during a parade at a training centre in the Somali capital, Mogadishu.