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Stories with subject: Improvised explosives
  • Report of rampant airport security failures not a first story has video
    Updated: Jun-02-15 11:57 pm

    WASHINGTON - Think you're safe on a plane? Federal undercover investigators who sneaked prohibited items with alarming ease past Homeland Security Department airport screeners have also smuggled simulated bombs and weapons aboard planes during tests as far back as September 2002, U.S. audits show.

  • Report of rampant airport security failures not a first story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Jun-02-15 5:11 pm

    WASHINGTON - Think you're safe on a plane? Federal undercover investigators who sneaked prohibited items with alarming ease past Homeland Security Department airport screeners have also smuggled simulated bombs and weapons aboard planes during tests as far back as September 2002, U.S. audits show.

  • Death toll from Baghdad hotel bombings rises to 15 story has photos
    Updated: May-29-15 10:40 am

    BAGHDAD - The death toll from car bombs that targeted two prominent hotels in Baghdad a day earlier rose to 15 people, with another 42 wounded, Iraqi officials said Friday, as the Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the attack.