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Stories with subject: Terrorist attacks
  • After Paris, US political shift on privacy vs. security 
    Updated: Nov-28-15 8:42 am

    WASHINGTON - The Paris attacks have renewed debate on the U.S. government's post-Sept. 11 domestic surveillance laws, leading to efforts to revive the issue on Capitol Hill and handing Marco Rubio an opening against Ted Cruz in the Republican presidential race.

  • Boston Marathon bombing survivors brace for movies on attack story has photos
    Updated: Nov-25-15 12:58 am

    BOSTON - Less than three years after bombs killed three people and wounded more than 260 others at the Boston Marathon, two movies, a play and an HBO documentary are in the works, causing decidedly mixed feelings among some of those most touched by the tragedy.

  • Ex-Benghazi panel staffer files new claim against Gowdy story has photos
    Updated: Nov-23-15 4:23 pm

    WASHINGTON - A former Republican staffer fired from the House Benghazi committee filed a lawsuit against the panel's GOP chairman Monday in an escalating dispute over the investigation of the 2012 deadly attacks in Benghazi, Libya.

  • De Blasio and Bloomberg make peace at NYC tree-planting 
    Updated: Nov-20-15 2:06 pm

    NEW YORK - They shared laughs about supermodels, Big Bird and the governor. They competed to out-do each other in lavishing praise on Bette Midler. And they planted a tree.

  • Lawyers: Man charged in Benghazi attacks should be sent home 
    Updated: Nov-19-15 3:15 pm

    WASHINGTON - Lawyers for a suspected Libyan militant charged in 2012 attacks that killed the U.S. ambassador and three other Americans urged a judge Thursday to send him home as a sanction for what they called their client's illegal capture and interrogation.

  • NY lawmakers call on Speaker Ryan to renew Zadroga Act 
    Updated: Nov-09-15 2:33 pm

    NEW YORK - New York lawmakers are calling on new House Speaker Paul Ryan to extend a law renewing health benefits for Sept. 11 first responders.

  • NYC officer who worked in ground zero rubble dies of cancer 
    Updated: Nov-09-15 12:19 pm

    NEW YORK - Family members, officers and friends have said farewell to a police lieutenant who worked at ground zero after the Sept. 11 attacks and recently died of cancer.