Islamist Extremist Anjem Choudary 'Not Figure Of Fun' But Serious Threat, New Report Warns The bellicose Muslim extremist Anjem Choudary, whose outrageous demonstrations and pronouncements often earn him more than his due in the media, is not a "clown-like' figure, but a real threat, anti-extremists have warned. Anti-fascist campaigners Hope Not Hate allege in a new report ‘Gateway To Terror’, that Choudary and his al-Muhajiroun network is most definitely linked to terrorism. Choudary ... 11/25/2013 - 2:34 am | View Link
UK rescue: Women allegedly held for 30 years It was a call to the Freedom Charity that marked the beginning of the end. The emotional woman said that her "friend" was only ever allowed out of the home to hang washing out and occasionally walk to a shop under the tight control... 11/21/2013 - 12:52 pm | View Link
Kenya in 'counter-terror abuses' Kenyan counter-terrorism officers are accused of carrying out extra-judicial killings and other abuses in a report by US and Kenyan rights groups. 11/20/2013 - 1:50 pm | View Link
European terror arrests linked to UK The men, most of them Algerians, are connected with other alleged terrorists arrested recently in Britain and France, officials said. Meanwhile, in Italy, police found a map of the London underground, when they arrested five Moroccans in an abandoned ... 11/24/2013 - 11:00 am | View Link
London terror arrests: Two suspects released Two of four British men arrested over an alleged terror plot have been released ... alleged jihadist plot was "serious" and included plans to use firearms in the UK. But they said it did not appear to be on anything like the scale of earlier ... 10/19/2013 - 8:01 am | View Link
Al-Qaeda Global Terror Alert: Saudi Arabia Arrests Yemen, Chadian Nationals, Alleged to be Planning Suicide Attacks Two men, Yemeni and Chadian nationals, have been arrested in Saudi Arabia after they were found to have been allegedly communicating with the Yemeni branch of the terror network al-Qaeda ... Read: Al-Qaeda Threat: US, UK Closes Global Embassies, Consulates ... 08/9/2013 - 10:03 am | View Link
Terror police are 'clearing the decks' before Olympics with series of arrests, claims QC Do they let things run, just keeping an eye on it, picking up evidence with a view to a criminal prosecution? Or do they move in earlier to disrupt it? 'The Olympics are potentially a major target and you are seeing the police, perhaps in a ... 07/9/2012 - 4:48 am | View Link
Denmark arrests in 'terror plot' Cartoon revenge Denmark has been targeted by a number of alleged plots with an Islamist motive. Last month three men were arrested in Copenhagen on suspicion of plotting an "act of terror". Meanwhile, four men are being tried for allegedly ... 05/28/2012 - 10:38 pm | View Link
The Afghan Interior Ministry says a car bomb has exploded near a gate used by NATO troops in the northern section of the Kabul airport.
The last time such an attack happened was in June, when seven Taliban fighters, armed with rocket-propelled grenades and machine guns, assaulted NATO's operational headquarters at the airport.
Police in Portland say officers responding to multiple reports of gunshots in southeast Portland found a man dead outside a home.
Police say they talked to residents of the home, who say they heard the shots Tuesday night, then found the man dead.
Homicide detectives and evidence specialists responded.
In a statement, police said they had no information on possible suspects.
The victim was not immediately identified.
The family of a San Antonio university student shot dead by a police officer says the police account of the shooting is inconsistent with the son's character.
Alamo Heights police say Robert Redus, a student at the nearby University of the Incarnate Word, was shot repeatedly Friday when he charged the officer after a traffic stop.
In a statement Tuesday Reliant Park, where the Astrodome is situated, said it would begin a weeklong online sale of 2,400 pairs of seats from the iconic domed stadium on Wednesday.
The Houston Chronicle reports the seats will sell for $200 per pair at reliantpark.com, with a limit of four pairs per purchase.
A surgeon has testified that an Orange County homeless man whose death has put two police officers on trial arrived at the hospital comatose with organs failing and never regained consciousness.
Dr. Michael Lekawa, chief of trauma surgery at UC Irvine Medical Center, gave the testimony Tuesday at the trial of two Fullerton police officers, Manuel Ramos and Jay Cicinelli, accused in the death of 37-year-old Kelly Thomas.