Suspect in Swiss knife attack had tried to travel to Syria

GENEVA (AP) — Swiss federal police said Wednesday a woman suspected of carrying out a knife attack that injured two other women and is being investigated as possible terrorism had formed a relationshi...

Swiss probe knife attack injuring 2 as possible terrorism

GENEVA (AP) — Swiss authorities are investigating as a possible terror attack the stabbing of two women in a department store in the southern city of Lugano, for which a suspect has been arrested. Pol...

Suspected French church attacker carried killer's photo

PARIS (AP) — The suspected Tunisian assailant in an Islamic extremist knife attack that killed three people in a French church had a photograph in one of his cellphones of the perpetrator of another a...

London police arrest man over murder of officer at station

LONDON (AP) — Police said Friday a man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering an officer inside a police station in south London in September. Sgt. Matiu Ratana, 54, was shot at...

Saudi Arabia: 'Several' wounded in blast at WWI memorial

A bomb attack at a World War I commemoration ceremony in the Saudi city of Jeddah left "several people" injured on Wednesday, French officials said. Saudi officials later confirmed the bomb...

Police question children for supporting teacher's beheading

LE PECQ, France (AP) — Police in France questioned four 10-year-olds who voiced support for the beheading of a schoolteacher and who said they would kill their own teacher if he lampooned Islam’s prop...

US removes separatist group condemned by China from terror list

The United States said it would no longer designate a Chinese Uighur separatist group as a "terrorist organization" on Friday, sparking sharp condemnation from Beijing. The East Turkestan I...

Oregon man accused of producing ISIS propaganda arrested

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A federal indictment has accused an Oregon man of advocating violent jihad in an online Arabic newspaper in support of the terrorist organization ISIS. Hawazen ...

Italy, France consider giving Tunisia migrant boat alerts

ROME (AP) — Italy and France are considering deploying sea or air craft to alert Tunisia to the departure of clandestine boats ferrying migrants north to Italian shores, like the young Tunisian man wh...

Austria authorities say a third person has died in shooting

VIENNA (AP) — Austria’s top security official says a third person has died following Vienna shooting. Austrian Interior Minister Karl Nehammenr told reporters that two men and a woma...

Vienna terror attack: Police launch massive manhunt

Hundreds of police have been deployed across Vienna to search for suspects after gunmen opened fire at multiple locations in the city, killing at least four people and injuring 17. The shootings came...

French schools reopen in mourning after beheading of teacher

PARIS (AP) — French schools reopened Monday for the first time since the beheading of a teacher who opened a class debate on free speech by showing students caricatures of the prophet of Islam, in mou...

Nice attack: Three suspects released as churchgoers pray under guard

French police have released three suspects arrested in connection to what authorities say was an Islamist knife attack at a church in the southern city of Nice. Three people — a church sexton ...

French churches honor Nice attack victims; 6 detained

PARIS (AP) — Churches around France held Sunday services honoring three people killed in an Islamic extremist attack at Notre Dame Basilica in the city of Nice that pushed the country into high securi...

AP Explains: Why France sparks such anger in Muslim world

PARIS (AP) — Many countries, especially in the democratic West, champion freedom of expression and allow publications that lampoon Islam’s prophet. So why is France singled out for protests and calls ...