A survivor of the 2007 Minneapolis bridge collapse that killed 13 people now faces terror charges after authorities say he traveled to Syria to join the Islamic State group.
Terrorism & Threats
The American University of Afghanistan in Kabul is under attack; witnesses say they heard explosions and automatic gunfire.
Prosecutors want a federal judge next month to impose the maximum 30-year prison sentence on a former Illinois National Guard soldier who plotted to attack a military armory in his home state.
Turkey's prime minister's office says the Turkish military and the U.S.-backed coalition forces have launched an operation to clear a Syrian border town from Islamic State militants.
France and Germany pushed Tuesday for Europe-wide rules requiring the makers of encrypted messaging apps such as Telegram to help governments monitor communications among suspected extremists.
While giggling and doing impersonations on the witness stand, an Illinois man facing terrorism charges told a judge Friday he is fit to stand trial.
ISIS has a history of using children as weapons, sending them to their death strapped with explosives and putting them on front lines in Iraq and Syria.
Terrorist released from Gitmo has vowed attacks in the US by English-speaking jihadis with Western names not on CIA or FBI terrorist lists.
The death toll from Saturday's attack - when a child blew himself up - increased to 54 on Monday, after three more victims died in hospital.
Since February, "the world has witnessed a further wave of deadly, abhorrent terror attacks across the globe," Twitter said in a blog post.