Bombing

Who is Austin Texas bomber? Antifa bombing conspiracy runs wild

It appears that the person (or persons) behind the Austin, Texas bombings and the package explosion in San Antonio is highly skilled and extremely intelligent, considering that the bomb creator thus far has been able to put together and deliver the bombs without them detonating. Authorities have...

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 10:18am

Who is Akayed Ullah, the Port Authority bombing suspect?

Akayed Ullah, a 27-year-old man, reportedly detonated a pipe bomb in the subway near Times Square Monday morning, NYPD said, causing minor injuries and disrupting multiple trains. Ullah is currently at Bellevue Hospital on Manhattan’s East Side. He sustained burns and wounds to his body from...

Monday, December 11, 2017 - 3:09pm

Chelsea bombing suspect denies terrorism ties: Lawyers

Accused Chelsea bomber Ahmad Khan Rahimi was not acting on behalf of ties to any terrorist organization when he set detonated bombs in New York and New Jersey last September, his legal team said Tuesday. Rahimi, his lawyers said, has not been charged with being a terrorist or having a connection...

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 10:44am

Third London attacker identified

British police on Tuesday named the third of the jihadis who killed seven people in a knife and van attack in London, and an Italian newspaper said he had been flagged to Britain as a possible militant by Italian authorities. The fallout from the attack has eclipsed other issues in the political...

Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 10:48am

Rumors of Oasis reunion swirl for Manchester benefit concert

Oasis fans might finally get the reunion they’ve been waiting for at Ariana Grande’s One Love Manchester concert to benefit the victims of the Manchester Arena bombing. Black Eyed Peas singer Taboo, 41, might have let slip news of the iconic English rock band’s reunion in a...

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 2:02pm

Here's how the idea of blowing up the US makes Kim Jong Un feel

The latest missile launch by communist North Korea on Monday was supervised by none other than supreme leader Kim Jong Un, who apparently couldn’t be happier about the country’s recent progress when it comes to ballistic weapons. Photos released Tuesday by North Korea’s official...

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 2:29pm

MI5 to review its handling of intelligence on Manchester bomber

Britain's MI5 has begun an internal review of how it handled intelligence on Manchester suicide bomber Salman Abedi, who was known to the authorities but not under active investigation, a source told Reuters on Monday. Interior minister Amber Rudd said the review was the "right first step...

Monday, May 29, 2017 - 11:30am

Update: Manchester suicide bomber Salman Abedi: What we know so far

Police have identified the suicide bomber who murdered 22 people and injured 64 others at an Ariana Grande concert at England’s Manchester Arena on Monday night  as 22-year-old Salman Abedi. Abedi is believed to have used an improvised explosive device to carry out the attack at the...

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 1:05pm

Accused New York, New Jersey bomber to be tried in New York: Judge

An Afghan-born man charged with setting off bombs in New York and New Jersey will be tried in New York after a federal judge rejected his lawyers' argument that he could not get a fair trial in the city where he is accused of injuring 30 people. At a hearing in Manhattan federal court on...

Monday, May 8, 2017 - 2:16pm

NJ man planned to bomb New York City, become 'martyr' for ISIS: DOJ

A New Jersey man is due in court Friday in connection with a plan to detonate a pressure cooker bomb in New York City in support of ISIS. Gregory Lepsky, 20, of Point Pleasant, is charged with one count of attempting to provide material support to a designated foreign terrorist organization,...

Friday, May 5, 2017 - 3:17pm

'Right time' to use huge bomb in Afghanistan: US general

The top U.S. military commander in Afghanistan said on Friday the decision to deploy one of the largest conventional bombs ever unleashed in combat was a purely tactical decision made as part of the campaign against Islamic State-linked fighters. As many as 36 suspected Islamic State militants...

Friday, April 14, 2017 - 10:39am

Paramedic lies about helping victims of Boston bombing

A paramedic with the St. Louis Fire Departmentapologized Tuesday after he lied about helping victims at the scene of the Boston bombing in 2013, according to the department.Paramedic Shawn Daniel told his supervisors he rushed to help bombing victims after the April 15, 2013, attack that injured...

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 1:02pm

Spicer 'meant Orlando' when he cited an Atlanta terror attack 3 times

White House spokesman Sean Spicer confounded many Americans when he referred to an Islamist terror attack in Atlanta as he defended President Donald Trump’s travel ban aimed at mostly Muslim countries.While discussing the ban with the press, Spicer grouped a mysterious Atlanta incident in with the...

Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 7:43pm

Boston Marathon bombing survivor to marry fireman who saved her

RoseannSdoiawent to cheer on runners at the Boston Marathon finish line four years ago and lost her leg after the pressure-cooker bombs stationed nearby exploded. She didn't know then, but that wasn't all fate had in store for her that day.As first responders rushed to assist the injured in the...

Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 3:30pm

Police offer $25K reward for information about July explosion in Central Park

The NYPD and another law enforcement agency have posted a combined reward of $25,000 to encourage anyone with information about the July explosion in Central Park that severely injured a visiting college student to come forward.The money will go to anyone with information that leads to the arrest...

Friday, December 23, 2016 - 12:30pm

Center City letter bomb victim speaks out about attack, recovery

The man who sustained extensive injuries when a package he believed to be medication exploded as he opened it has spoken out for the first time, saying he is feeling better but his road to recovery will be long.Jim Alden appears to be the victim of a targeted attack, authorities say. The 60-year-...

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 5:53pm

Explosion-like sound reported near JFK Airport

A boom or explosion sound and shaking near JFK Airport was reported around the region Wednesday, reports said.According to ABC7, authorities who investigated the noise after reports from Queens and Nassau counties came in found no evidence of an explosion.The noise was reportedly identified by...

Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 12:18am

PHOTOS, VIDEOS: History of Bombings in New York

Three bomb-related incidents took place over the weekend, two in New Jersey and one in the Chelsea neighborhood of New York, but New Yorkers have an unfortunate, long history with bombs by terrorists and other anarchists.Anarchists Bungle Bomb Intendedfor John D. Rockefeller, 1914Labor leaders were...

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 2:30pm

Woman threatens to 'shoot and kill people at random,' bomb Worcester school: Police

A food service worker at Worcester Polytechnic Institute was arrested for allegedly saying that she wanted to bomb and randomly shoot people on campus.Heather Lyons, 23, who works for a university food service vendor, was arrested on a charge of bomb/hijack threat with serious public alarm...

Friday, August 19, 2016 - 8:03pm

Cops give all clear after Temple University bomb threat

Investigators gave the all clear Monday night hours after Temple University's Liacouras Center received a bomb threat that interrupted a graduation ceremony for students of Olney Charter High School.The school's@TempleUnivTwitter account issued a warning around 3:30 p.m. Monday telling people to "...

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 - 1:07am