A Canadian man convicted of terrorism for nearly killing a Michigan police officer in an airport attack was sentenced to life in prison on Thursday.
'American Taliban' John Walker Lindh, sentenced to 20 years in prison in 2002, will walk free next month, albeit with restrictions on his internet access.
Last week, the State Department announced that it was designating the Islamic Republic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) of Iran as a terrorist organization.
The attorney for a U.S. Coast Guard officer accused of plotting a terrorist attack has asked a federal judge to review his detention status.
On Monday, the U.S. government took the “historic step” to designate part of the Iranian government a terrorist organization. This is the first time the U.S. has taken this step against a foreign government entity.
The alleged perpetrator of the back-to-back mosque massacres in New Zealand was set to appear via video-link from prison to face a full sweep of charges linked to the attacks that claimed 50 lives and wounded dozens of people.
Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg announced that the social media giant is "exploring restrictions" for live videos after a gunman streamed a mass shooting inside a New Zealand mosque earlier this month.
Terrorists must communicate their hate and inspire recruits. Communication through online methods is now standard for many terrorist organizations.
Given that acts of terrorism are believed to be fueled by propaganda, some officials are claiming the mainstream media is more likely than social media to feed such hatred.
President Trump played down any threat posed by racist white nationalism on Friday after the accused New Zealand gunman called the president "a symbol of renewed white identity."