Feb 18, 2015

Suicide bombers clad as cops kill at least 10 Afghanistan

Four suicide bombers dressed in police uniforms attacked a police station Tuesday in Afghanistan, killing at least 10 officers in the latest assault targeting local security forces, authorities said. The attack happened in Pul-i-Alam, the capital of Logar province, some 80 km (50 miles) ...

Feb 17, 2015

Britain's GCHQ spy agency deploys armed guards for first time

Britain’s GCHQ eavesdropping agency has for the first time deployed armed police guards in front of its headquarters outside London, a spokeswoman said Monday, citing the heightened risk of an attack by militants. Britain raised its terrorism alert last August to the second-highest level, ...

Police kill man believed behind two shootings in Copenhagen

Feb 15, 2015

Police kill man believed behind two shootings in Copenhagen

Danish police shot and killed a man early Sunday who likely carried out shooting attacks at a free speech event and a synagogue in Copenhagen that left two people dead. Investigator Joergen Skov told reporters that “nothing at this point suggests there were other ...

Man who killed North Carolina Muslim students had 13 guns

Feb 14, 2015

Man who killed North Carolina Muslim students had 13 guns

The suspect in the deaths of three Muslim college students in North Carolina had at least a dozen firearms stashed in his home, according to search warrants released Friday as world leaders decried the shootings. Warrants filed in court listed an inventory of weapons ...

Feb 14, 2015

Police foil mall mass-killing plot in Canada

A senior police official said Friday that police foiled a plot by two suspects who were planning on going to a mall and killing as many people as they could before committing suicide on Valentine’s Day in Halifax. The official said the suspects were ...

FBI director: U.S. at crossroads on race relations, policing

Feb 13, 2015

FBI director: U.S. at crossroads on race relations, policing

The United States is at a crossroads on matters of race relations and law enforcement, presenting “hard truths” that its citizens and police must confront, FBI Director James Comey said Thursday. Comey used a speech at Georgetown University to offer his most expansive take ...