CNN's Cooper says he was mistaken on Muslim zones

Jan 23, 2015

CNN's Cooper says he was mistaken on Muslim zones

CNN has joined Fox News Channel in saying that it was mistaken to report in the wake of an attack on the French newspaper Charlie Hebdo that there were neighborhoods in Europe considered “no go” zones for non-Muslims. Fox apologized over the weekend for ...

Jan 21, 2015

Paris to sue Fox News for reports on Muslim 'no-go zones'

The city of Paris said Tuesday it plans to sue U.S. chain Fox News for reports that there were “no-go zones” in the French capital that police and non-Muslims avoid. The reports in the wake of the Islamist attacks in Paris two weeks ago ...

Malian man who saved lives at Paris kosher grocery gets French citizenship

Jan 21, 2015

Malian man who saved lives at Paris kosher grocery gets French citizenship

French authorities on Tuesday honored a Mali-born employee who saved lives at the kosher supermarket attacked by terrorists as a hero and granted him French citizenship. Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve praised Muslim Lassana Bathily, 24, for his “courage” and “heroism” during a ceremony in ...

Two dead as Belgium foils 'major' terror plot

Jan 16, 2015

Two dead as Belgium foils 'major' terror plot

Belgian police killed two suspected terrorists and arrested a third in a shootout in the eastern town of Verviers, preventing a possible “major” attack, authorities said. The raid, part of several anti-terror operations yesterday by the police, came after suspected Islamist gunmen last week ...

Kerry says he's going to France to give 'a big hug to Paris'

Jan 16, 2015

Kerry says he's going to France to give 'a big hug to Paris'

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says he is not traveling to France later Thursday to apologize for the Obama administration’s failure to send a senior official to last weekend’s unity march, but rather to give “a big hug to Paris” in the wake ...

Jan 14, 2015

Arms for Paris attacks came from abroad: police

The weapons used by a terror cell to kill 17 people around Paris came from outside the country and authorities are urgently tracing the source of the financing, a French police official said Tuesday. Christophe Crepin, a French police union representative, said several people ...

Paris attacks suspect entered Syria on Jan 8, Turkey says

Jan 13, 2015

Paris attacks suspect entered Syria on Jan 8, Turkey says

The suspected female accomplice of Islamist militants behind last week’s attacks in Paris was in Turkey five days before the killings and crossed into Syria on Jan. 8, Turkish officials said on Monday. France launched a search for 26-year-old Hayat Boumeddiene after police killed ...