Terror Attack

Associated Press
April 25, 2019 - 9:12 am
By EMILY SCHMALL and BHARATHA MALLAWARACHI Associated Press COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — The father of two of the suspected Easter suicide bombers was arrested Thursday on suspicion of aiding his sons, according to Sri Lanka's former navy chief, as businesses and religious leaders worried about a new...
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Associated Press
April 24, 2019 - 8:42 am
By KRISHAN FRANCIS Associated Press COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka's president has asked for the resignations of the defense secretary and national police chief, a dramatic internal shake-up after security forces shrugged off intelligence reports warning of possible attacks before Easter...
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Associated Press
April 23, 2019 - 9:53 am
By EMILY SCHMALL and KRISHAN FRANCIS Associated Press COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — A top Sri Lanka official on Tuesday called the Easter attack on churches, hotels and other sites "retaliation" for the shooting massacre by a white supremacist at two New Zealand mosques last month, as the Islamic State...
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Associated Press
March 15, 2019 - 8:25 am
CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — The Latest on shootings at mosques in New Zealand (all times local): 12:30 a.m. Facebook says it has taken down a video of shootings at a New Zealand mosque and removed the alleged shooter's accounts from its platforms after being alerted by police. The man who...
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Associated Press
March 15, 2019 - 8:13 am
by Mike Corder BRUSSELS (AP) — World leaders expressed condolences and condemnation Friday following the deadly attacks on mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch, while Muslim leaders said the mass shooting was evidence of a rising tide of violent anti-Islam sentiment. In a tweet, U.S...
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Associated Press
March 15, 2019 - 2:52 am
CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — The Latest on shootings at mosques in New Zealand (all times local): Police Commissioner Mike Bush says 49 people have died in two attacks in an update delivered at 4 am Eastern Daylight Time. 7:30 p.m. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says 40 people have been killed...
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CNN Twitter Account
October 25, 2018 - 7:49 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on pipe bombs sent to prominent Democrats and CNN (all times local): 7:40 a.m. A New York City police bomb squad has recovered a suspicious package addressed to Robert DeNiro, and investigators say it may contain a device similar to others sent to Democratic figures, a...
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Associated Press
August 15, 2018 - 8:54 am
LONDON (AP) — British authorities said Wednesday they are considering turning the area around Parliament into a pedestrian zone to prevent future vehicle attacks as police searched three properties for clues about the motivation of a man who plowed a car into cyclists and pedestrians, injuring...
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