Timeline of police response to New Zealand mosque attacks

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand police on Wednesday released a detailed timeline of their response to the March 15 shootings that left 50 dead at two Christchurch mosques, confirming they a...

Former Romanian leader to face crimes against humanity trial

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Former Romanian President Ion Iliescu is to be tried for crimes against humanity for his role in the country's bloody 1989 anti-communist uprising. Prosecut...

North Macedonia prosecutor orders parliament assault probe

SKOPJE, North Macedonia (AP) — A prosecutor's office in North Macedonia has ordered an investigation of five men suspected of organizing the storming of parliament in 2017 in an attempt to prevent the...

UN report: IS responsible for most attacks in Iraq and Syria

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — A new U.N. report says international terrorist groups carried out more attacks in Iraq and Syria in the last six months of 2018 than in any other country, and Islamic State extre...

French police brace for New Year's Eve unrest

PARIS (AP) — France is deploying more than 147,000 security forces nationwide to gird for New Year's Eve unrest as yellow vest protesters prepare to join the public revelry. The Inte...

Russian and Turkish ministers meet for Syria talks

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian and Turkish foreign and defense ministers have met in Moscow to discuss northern Syria as U.S. forces prepare to withdraw and Turkey threatens to launch a military operation agai...

Dayton's proudest accomplishments came late in his career

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton says his proudest accomplishments in his 40 years of politics came late in his career: restoring state government to financial health and funding all...

Police unable to contact Taiwan terror suspect in his Taipei home

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After being released by prosecutors on Tuesday night (Dec. 11), when police tried to make a follow up visit today to his home in Taipei, no one answered the door, reported Chin...

France's Macron caught between protests, Strasbourg attack

PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron is trying to take back control of his nation after a month of devastating protests — and now a new attack that's putting the country on renewed terror ale...

Man arrested for threatening to wage war on Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Aviation Police Bureau has arrested a man and seized his computer for evidence after he threatened to wage war on Taiwan, reported CNA. A Taiwanese netizen surnamed Chan...

Taiwan terror suspect to land in Taiwan tonight, faces questions by prosecutors

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese terror suspect An Tso “Edward” Sun (孫安佐) is set to return to Taiwan tonight (Dec. 11), when prosecutors will seek to question him over his potential viola...

Taiwan terror suspect to land in Taiwan tomorrow night

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese terror suspect An Tso “Edward” Sun (孫安佐) is set to return to Taiwan tomorrow evening (Dec. 11), after being jailed for 249 days for threatening to launch ...

Congo says terror threat against US in Kinshasa is serious

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Congo's government for the first time says it is taking seriously the terror threat against U.S. government facilities that has closed the U.S. Embassy in Kinshasa all week. ...

Taiwanese terror suspect to return to Taiwan on Dec. 11

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese terror suspect An Tso “Edward” Sun (孫安佐) is set to return to Taiwan on Dec. 11, after being jailed for 249 days for threatening to launch a mass shooting ...

US reports 'possible terrorist threat' against it in Congo

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The United States embassy in Congo says it has received "credible and specific information of a possible terrorist threat against U.S. government facilities in Kinshasa." ...