- Kenyan university: 1 dead during stampede over drill Updated: Nov-30-15 3:39 pm
NAIROBI, Kenya - A drill to test terrorism preparedness at a leading Kenyan university led to a stampede in which one person died and 20 others were injured, the institution said Monday.
- AP Interview: Iraqi envoy: Paris attack marks new global war Updated: Nov-29-15 11:23 am
PARIS - The wave of suicide bombers and gunmen who terrorized Paris marked a new stage in the war against extremism that will leave no country in the world untouched, Iraq's foreign minister said Sunday.
- New normal: US police respond to harsh reality of extremism Updated: Nov-27-15 2:53 pm
NEW YORK - After the Columbine High School massacre in 1999 and the Mumbai attack in 2008, police departments across the United States adopted a new mindset on how to deal with what they call "active shooter" incidents in which people are trapped in restaurants, theaters or other soft targets.
- AP Interview: Mere force won't defeat IS, says Jordan prince Updated: Nov-25-15 11:16 am
AMMAN, Jordan - Extremist Islamic ideologies pose a global challenge, but can't be eradicated by military force alone, a brother of Jordan's king said Wednesday.
- Russian crackdown on Muslims fuels exodus to Islamic State Updated: Nov-25-15 6:15 am
KOMSOMOLSKOYE, Russia - Rashid Magomedov had had enough, his father said. The devout Muslim was detained several times by Russian security police, spent two months in jail on charges that later were dismissed, and complained that police repeatedly planted weapons at his home as a pretext to arrest him.
- Paris attacks rooted in Brussels bring question: Why Belgium Updated: Nov-21-15 11:06 am
BRUSSELS - The family homes of the suspected mastermind of the Paris attacks and one of the suicide bombers stand only a few blocks apart in the Belgian capital's Molenbeek neighborhood. After a string of attacks in recent years linked to its grimy streets in central Brussels, a key question arises: Why Belgium?
- Belgium vows extremism crackdown, boosts security forces Updated: Nov-19-15 6:43 am
BRUSSELS - Belgium's prime minister on Thursday called for changes to the country's constitution to combat extremists, and promised hundreds of millions of euros to boost the security forces.
- Senegal authorities arrest 7 for suspected extremism ties Updated: Nov-07-15 6:27 pm
DAKAR, Senegal - A Senegalese judge says four imams and three women have been arrested in the West African country for suspected ties to extremism.
- After attacks, France walks narrow line on Islam in schools Updated: Nov-04-15 3:55 pm
PARIS - This was the week that schoolchildren in one Paris suburb got a stark choice at the cafeteria: pork or nothing at all.
- German domestic intel to keep closer tabs on its sources Updated: Nov-02-15 12:25 pm
BERLIN - Germany's domestic intelligence service said Monday it has compiled a single list of its sources among extremist groups, fulfilling a key demand from lawmakers investigating the agency's failure to crack down on a far-right terror group.