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Dutch court convicts Iranian refugee on terror charges

Oct. 27, 2021 10:33 AM EDT

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A court in the Netherlands convicted an Iranian refugee Wednesday of preparing and financing terror attacks in his homeland targeting the Iranian government and its supporters. The 42-year-old man was sentenced to four years imprisonment. ...

Man guilty of posting bomb instructions for terrorists

Oct. 25, 2021 19:20 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — A South Florida man has been convicted of posting bomb-making instructions on the internet for people who he believed were Islamic terrorists. Samuel Baptiste, 29, pleaded guilty Friday in Miami federal court to attempting to provide material support to...

Turkish lira continues to slide after interest rate cut

Oct. 22, 2021 07:16 AM EDT

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Turkish lira continued to slide and reached a record low against the U.S. dollar Friday, a day after the Central Bank sharply cut interest rates. It was another hit after a global financial watchdog placed Turkey on a list of countries to monitor for money...

Turkey, Jordan, Mali added to global financial watch list

Oct. 21, 2021 14:51 PM EDT

An international organization that monitors and sets guidelines to protect against money laundering and terrorism financing added Turkey, Jordan and Mali to its watch list Thursday. The Paris-based Financial Action Task Force's “gray list” calls for increased scrutiny...

Islamic State figure charged with supporting terrorist group

Oct. 02, 2021 10:43 AM EDT

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A leading Islamic State media figure and foreign fighter has been charged in U.S. federal court in Virginia with conspiring to provide material support to a foreign terrorist organization resulting in death, federal officials said Saturday. ...

Army veteran convicted of plotting to bomb California rally

Aug. 11, 2021 22:08 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An Army veteran who plotted to bomb a white supremacist rally in Southern California was convicted Wednesday of federal charges that could send him to prison for life. A jury found Mark Steven Domingo, 28, guilty of providing material support to...

Senate Democrats unfazed by GOP police funding proposal

Aug. 11, 2021 17:53 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sometimes, lawmakers in Congress concoct amendments that are so politically devastating to the rival party that they provoke terror, fury or grudging admiration. Tuesday night, a proposal by Republican Sen. Tommy Tuberville did not do that. ...