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Sustained gunfire and small explosions erupted at both ongoing hostage situations in France as police continued tense standoffs at both locations.
Two simultaneous hostage-takings in France today are linked, with suspected gunmen in each situation connected through an earlier attempt to break ...Read More...
Posted on 01/09/2015 10:31 AM by Rebecca Bynum
The Islamist brothers suspected of killing 12 people in an attack on a French satirical magazine were holding at least one hostage inside a printing house surrounded by police northeast of Paris Friday morning, and at least two people were reportedly dead in a separate, but likely related ...Read More...
Posted on 01/09/2015 7:41 AM by Rebecca Bynum
Posted on 01/09/2015 6:06 AM by Rebecca Bynum
Posted on 01/08/2015 3:30 PM by Rebecca Bynum
Todd Beamon writes at Newsmax:
A new study shows that the number of immigrants in the United States jumped 3 percent in three years — to a record 41.3 million in 2013 — and that the nearly 300,000 who came from Muslim countries pose a major national security threat, the report's co-author told Newsmax ...Read More...
Posted on 01/08/2015 10:48 AM by Rebecca Bynum
France’s Front National leader Marine Le Pen pinned the blame for the killing of 12 people in Paris today on Islamic radicals, as mainstream leaders tried to downplay the religious dimension of the attack.
While President Francois Hollande called for national unity in an attempt to ...Read More...
Posted on 01/07/2015 2:57 PM by Rebecca Bynum
Stéphane Charbonnier, the editorial director of the French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo, was often pictured with his fist aloft.
Mr. Charbonnier, 47, a cartoonist known professionally as Charb, was among 12 people killed Wednesday when gunmen attacked his newspaper’s offices in Paris. ...Read More...
Posted on 01/07/2015 1:29 PM by Rebecca Bynum
Jihadists online celebrated today's deadly shooting at the Paris headquarters of the satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo, which has satirized Islam and the Prophet Muhammad in some of its issues. Participants on jihadi forums and social media praised the attackers, saying that the shooting ...Read More...
Posted on 01/07/2015 12:40 PM by Rebecca Bynum
Posted on 01/07/2015 7:02 AM by Rebecca Bynum
At least 10 people were killed in a mass shooting at a newspaper in Paris, the Charlie Hebdo, known for taking satirical potshots at Muslim leaders, Reuters reported.
One of the dead was a journalist; three police were also wounded, The Associated Press reported.
Reuters reported ...Read More...
Posted on 01/07/2015 6:18 AM by Rebecca Bynum
In a grotesque twist of the saying "live by the sword, die by the sword", an Islamic State executioner in Syria who carried out beheadings for the jihadist group has been found with his head cut off.
The body of the Egyptian man, known to be the deputy emir of the feared al-Hesbah (or Hisbah) ...Read More...
Posted on 01/06/2015 7:39 AM by Rebecca Bynum
The FBI is hoping to jump start the seven-year hunt for a Texas man suspected of murdering his two daughters by putting Yaser Said on its top 10 most wanted list and raising the reward for information leading to his arrest.
Authorities believe Said, an Egyptian national who drove a taxi ...Read More...
Posted on 01/06/2015 7:03 AM by Rebecca Bynum