20th year since Oklahoma City bombing marked by ceremony

Apr 20, 2015

20th year since Oklahoma City bombing marked by ceremony

About 1,000 people gathered Sunday to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Oklahoma City federal building bombing, which was the deadliest terrorist attack on U.S. soil until the Sept. 11 attacks six years later. Former President Bill Clinton and Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin were ...

Jan 24, 2015

Hospital 'targeted' in Sudan government air raid: MSF

A Sudanese warplane deliberately targeted one of the few hospitals operating in South Kordofan state, where ethnic minority rebels have been fighting government troops, an international medical charity charged Friday. Two people were wounded in the Tuesday raid in Frandala in the Nuba Mountains, ...

Jan 22, 2015

Argentine Jews call rally for 'truth and justice' over 1994 bombing

Argentina’s Jewish community called for “truth and justice” Wednesday, convening a demonstration at the site of a 1994 bombing in the wake of the suspicious death of the prosecutor investigating the attack. Alberto Nisman was found dead of a gunshot to the head in ...

Jury selection starts in Boston Marathon bombing trial

Jan 6, 2015

Jury selection starts in Boston Marathon bombing trial

Potential jurors stared intently at Boston Marathon bombing defendant Dzhokhar Tsarnaev as jury selection began under tight security Monday in one the America’s most closely watched terror trials in recent years. Tsarnaev, flanked by his attorneys, sat at a table at the front of ...

Jan 1, 2015

Motion to delay denied; Tsarnaev trial process starts Monday

A judge on Wednesday denied requests by lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to move his trial out of state and to delay its start, meaning jury selection will begin Monday in Boston federal court. U.S. District Court Judge George O’Toole Jr. ...

Nov 28, 2014

Northeast Nigeria bus station blast kills 40: witness

A roadside bomb tore through a bus station near a busy junction in northeast Nigeria on Thursday, killing 40 people, including five soldiers, witnesses and a security source on the scene said. The security source and witness Abubakar Adamu, a mechanic who narrowly avoided ...