Three arrested in alleged bomb plot targeting Somalis in Kansas

Oct 15, 2016

Three arrested in alleged bomb plot targeting Somalis in Kansas

Three members of a Kansas militia group were charged Friday with plotting to bomb an apartment complex that’s home to Somali immigrants in the western Kansas meatpacking town of Garden City, a thwarted attack prosecutors say was planned for the day after the November ...

Bills' McCoy to invite police to game

Oct 13, 2016

Bills' McCoy to invite police to game

Bills running back LeSean McCoy said he is inviting 15-20 Buffalo police officers to an upcoming game at a time when the 49ers visit Buffalo next and quarterback Colin Kaepernick is protesting police and the treatment of African-Americans and minorities. McCoy said the gesture ...

Oct 12, 2016

U.S. police used Facebook, Twitter data to track protesters: ACLU

U.S. police departments used location data and other user information from Twitter, Facebook and Instagram to track protesters in Ferguson, Missouri, and Baltimore, according to a report from the American Civil Liberties Union on Tuesday. Facebook, which also owns Instagram, and Twitter shut off ...

Oct 8, 2016

Two suspects blow themselves up during Ankara police operation

Two suicide bombers detonated their explosives during a police operation in the Turkish capital of Ankara after officers called on them to surrender, state media reported Saturday. They set off the car bombs they had prepared, the official Anadolu news agency said, adding that ...

Oct 7, 2016

Texas cops find dozens of captives in rehab homes

Dozens of people were found being held against their will in what their captives told authorities were drug and alcohol rehabilitation facilities in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, police said Thursday. The treatment of captives, who were Hispanic and spoke little or no English, was ...