On Paris terrorist's turf, fears of more attacks ahead

World Jan 19, 2015

On Paris terrorist's turf, fears of more attacks ahead

The housing project that was home to Amedy Coulibaly is a concrete labyrinth so scary that doctors refuse to make house calls and mail workers will not deliver parcels. Drug dealers and teenage thugs hold sway over the blighted neighborhood. Even the police venture only ...

World Jan 12, 2015

France gunman pledges loyalty to Islamic State in posthumous video

The gunman in the Paris kosher supermarket siege appeared Sunday in a posthumous video, pledging allegiance to the Islamic State group and explaining the planning and the reasoning behind the attacks that sowed terror across France. Apparently filmed over several days and edited after the ...

Editorials Dec 23, 2011

Risky catalog purchase of fighter

The government on Tuesday selected Lockheed Martin's F-35 as the Air-Self Defense Force's next-generation fighter over Boeing's F/A-18 and the Eurofighter Typhoon to replace aging F-4 fighters. Japan plans to purchase 42 F-35s, hoping that the first delivery will start in fiscal 2016 (April ...