- Jordan to begin trial of radical Muslim preacher Updated: Dec-08-13 7:19 am
- Judge limits prosecution in Minn. terror case Updated: Dec-07-13 5:59 pm
- Iraqi FM warns of jihadi 'emirate' in Syria Updated: Dec-07-13 10:10 am
- Security increased for foreigners in eastern Libya Updated: Dec-06-13 3:41 pm
- Niger leader urges 'mixed brigades' to help Libya Updated: Dec-06-13 8:31 am
- Milan court convicts Egyptian of terror charges Updated: Dec-06-13 6:46 am
- Terror suspects plan to change pleas in Conn. Updated: Dec-05-13 1:14 pm
- Algerians sent home from Guantanamo against will Updated: Dec-05-13 11:47 am
- 9 killed by car suicide bomber in northern Somalia Updated: Dec-05-13 7:01 am
- Freed Jordanian names Filipino extremist kidnapper Updated: Dec-05-13 6:11 am
- Countries urged not to pay ransom to terrorists Updated: Dec-04-13 8:32 pm
- EU warns about threat of foreign fighters in Syria Updated: Dec-04-13 1:33 pm
- Nigeria: Trial for 500 Islamic extremist suspects Updated: Dec-04-13 8:16 am
- US Rep. Lynch calls for release of Sept. 11 info Updated: Dec-03-13 6:08 pm
- Guardian: We have published 1 pct of Snowden leak Updated: Dec-03-13 12:50 pm
- Sharp rise in Europeans fighting in Syria Updated: Dec-03-13 11:36 am
- Europe rights court hearing on secret CIA prisons Updated: Dec-03-13 9:37 am
- Australian suspected of recruiting Syrian fighters Updated: Dec-02-13 9:19 pm
- Trial begins in legal challenge to no-fly list Updated: Dec-02-13 8:04 pm
- FBI to look for ways to stem Chicago violence Updated: Dec-02-13 5:58 pm
- Islamic militants attack Nigerian air force base Updated: Dec-02-13 2:07 pm
- Texas arrests over plant raise terrorism questions Updated: Dec-01-13 2:23 pm
- Intelligence committee heads: Terror threat rising Updated: Dec-01-13 9:03 am
- FBI: Arizona vulnerable to terror, trafficking Updated: Nov-30-13 5:16 pm
- US: American fighters in Syria a security risk Updated: Nov-30-13 1:36 pm
AMMAN, Jordan - A Jordanian military court will start on Tuesday to hear the trial of a radical Muslim preacher deported from Britain to face terrorism charges at home, a court official said.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A federal judge in the case of an alleged bomb-maker from Montevideo says prosecutors can't use some of the defendant's statements at trial because FBI agents went too far in their initial questioning of the suspect.
MANAMA, Bahrain - Iraq's top diplomat warned Saturday that the "toxic" proliferation of extremist groups among Syria's rebels raises the prospect of a jihadist-ruled territory at the heart of the region.
TRIPOLI, Libya - Security for foreign instructors was increased after an American teacher was shot to death while jogging in Benghazi, amid fears that the death was not an isolated attack but rather one of an increasing number of targeted killings by Islamic militants or other gunmen with a strong presence in the volatile eastern Libyan city.
PARIS - Niger's president is pushing for the creation of multinational African brigades - notably with Libya - to boost border security in lawless zones where jihadist fighters roam.
MILAN - An Egyptian cleric kidnapped as part of the CIA's extraordinary rendition program was convicted by an Italian court Friday of decade-old terror charges and sentenced to six years in prison, lawyers involved in the case said.
NEW HAVEN, Connecticut - Two men extradited from Britain last year are expected to change their pleas on charges they supported terrorists in Afghanistan and Chechnya by operating websites to raise cash, recruit fighters and solicit items such as gas masks.
MIAMI - Two men who had been held without charge at the Guantanamo Bay for more than a decade have been sent back to their native Algeria against their will as part of a renewed effort to gradually close the prison, officials said Thursday.
MOGADISHU, Somalia - A police official says a suicide car bomber, targeting two pick-up trucks carrying Puntland Marine Forces in northern Somalia, has killed nine people and wounded 37 others.
MANILA, Philippines - A Jordanian journalist has identified the leader of an al-Qaida-linked terrorist group that held him for a year and a half in the jungles of the southern Philippines after luring him with a promise of an interview.
UNITED NATIONS - Britain is urging the U.N. Security Council to adopt a resolution calling on all countries not to pay ransom to kidnappers who use the money to finance terrorist groups.
BRUSSELS - The European Union's anti-terror chief will tell EU interior ministers on Thursday about the "major security threat" that the increase of foreign fighters in Syria poses.
LAGOS, Nigeria - Nigeria's military is recommending immediate trial for 500 suspected extremist militants and the president is promising an economic boost for the northeast region confronting an Islamic uprising - both issues that address concerns expressed by the United States.
BOSTON - U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch is calling for the release of additional documents related to the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks.
LONDON - The editor of the Guardian said Tuesday his newspaper has published just 1 percent of the material it received from former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden, and denied the paper had placed lives or national security at risk.
COPENHAGEN, Denmark - A new wave of Europeans is heading to Syria, their ranks soaring in the past six months as tales of easy living and glorious martyrdom draw them to the rebellion against Bashar Assad.
STRASBOURG, France - Europe's human rights court shone a rare public light Tuesday on the secret network of European prisons that the CIA used to interrogate terror suspects, reviving memories and questions about the "extraordinary renditions" that angered many on this continent.
CANBERRA, Australia - The alleged Sydney ringleader of a criminal network that sends Australians to fight in Syria has been arrested, police said Tuesday.
SAN FRANCISCO - An eight-year legal odyssey by a Malaysian university professor to clear her name from the U.S. government's no-fly list went to trial Monday in federal court in San Francisco.
CHICAGO - The new head of Chicago's FBI office said Monday he'll look for ways his agents can do more to help stem homicide rates and other violent crimes in the nation's third-largest city, though he added it's not yet clear what more the FBI can do that it's not already doing.
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria - Hundreds of Islamic militants in trucks and a stolen armored personnel carrier attacked an air force base and international airport on the outskirts of a Nigerian city before dawn Monday, officials and witnesses said, possibly leaving scores of people dead in one of the insurgent group's most daring attacks.
AUSTIN, Texas - A chewable African plant that investigators in Texas believe may be linked to terrorism groups has quietly launched a lengthy investigation in Houston and produced multiple arrests.
WASHINGTON - The terrorism threat against the United States is increasing and Americans aren't as safe as they were a year or two ago, the leaders of the House and Senate intelligence committees said.
PHOENIX - Arizona offers ample opportunities for commercial espionage, terrorism, trafficking and public corruption because of its technology sector and international border, according to the head of the FBI's Phoenix District.
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Federal officials say Americans are joining the bloody civil war in Syria, raising the chances they could become radicalized by al-Qaida-linked militant groups and return to the U.S. as battle-hardened security risks.