Latest Terrorism News

Families had long dialogue after Pittsburgh synagogue attack. Now they’ve unveiled a memorial design

Dec. 07, 2023 11:22 AM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — In the years following the deadly 2018 Pittsburgh synagogue attack, relatives of those slain have gone through their own private grief, public memorial services and the trial and death sentence of the perpetrator. They’ve also been deliberating, slowly and methodically, on...

Senior EU official warns of huge security risk in Europe over Christmas as Israel-Hamas war rages

Dec. 05, 2023 12:35 PM EST

BRUSSELS (AP) — Europe faces a “huge risk of terrorist attacks" over the Christmas holiday period due to the fallout from the war between Israel and the Palestinian militant group Hamas, the European Union's home affairs commissioner warned Tuesday. The warning came as French...

France's anti-terrorism prosecutor opened an investigation into the killing of a tourist in Paris

Dec. 03, 2023 16:32 PM EST

PARIS (AP) — France's anti-terrorism prosecutor said Sunday he has opened an investigation into the fatal stabbing of a 23-year-old German-Filipino tourist near the Eiffel Tower in Paris, allegedly by a man who had been under surveillance for suspected Islamic radicalization. ...

Australia proposes new laws to detain potentially dangerous migrants who can't be deported

Nov. 29, 2023 02:35 AM EST

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The Australian government on Wednesday proposed new laws that would place behind bars some of the 141 migrants who have been set free in the three weeks since the High Court ruled their indefinite detention was unconstitutional. Home Affairs Minister...

Young man gets life sentence for Canada massage parlor murder that court declared act of terrorism

Nov. 28, 2023 12:15 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — A Canadian man who pleaded guilty to the murder of a Toronto massage parlor employee received a life prison sentence Tuesday for what a judge described as an act of terrorism related to an internet subculture that fuels sexual loneliness into rage and misogyny. The...

Indian authorities release Kashmiri journalist Fahad Shah after 21 months in prison

Nov. 24, 2023 06:58 AM EST

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Indian authorities have released a prominent Kashmir journalist on bail nearly two years after he was arrested on accusations of publishing “anti-national content” and “glorifying terrorism” in the disputed Himalayan region. Fahad Shah, founder and...

FBI ends investigation of car wreck at Niagara Falls bridge, no indication of terrorism

Nov. 23, 2023 20:59 PM EST

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — The FBI has ended its investigation of a fiery car wreck that killed two people at a border checkpoint in Niagara Falls after finding no evidence that it was a terror attack, easing a period of high tensions as Americans headed into the Thanksgiving holiday. ...

Fiery crash kills 2 at Niagara Falls' Rainbow border bridge. Officials say no sign of terrorism

Nov. 22, 2023 21:55 PM EST

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — A vehicle speeding toward a U.S.-Canada bridge from the American side crashed and exploded at a checkpoint in Niagara Falls on Wednesday, killing two people and prompting the closing of multiple border crossings for hours. Authorities weren't sure what spurred the wreck...

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul says 'no indication of a terrorist attack' in crash, explosion at border bridge crossing

Nov. 22, 2023 17:30 PM EST
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — New York Gov. Kathy Hochul says 'no indication of a terrorist attack' in crash, explosion at border bridge crossing.

EU will continue to fund the Palestinians as probe shows no money is reaching Hamas

Nov. 21, 2023 10:13 AM EST

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union will continue to provide substantial amounts of financial aid to the Palestinians after an investigation found that no money has been diverted to the militant group Hamas, the EU’s executive branch said Tuesday. The review of the use of hundreds...