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Hunt for abducted schoolgirls called off
Hunt for abducted schoolgirls called off

Parents of 230 girls abducted from their boarding school by Nigerian Islamists have had to call off the search for their…

Yemen says strikes on al-Qaeda kill 55

Yemen says US drone strikes have killed 55 militants at a major al-Qaeda base in the remote southern mountains.

Kidnap Kiwi vs terror king

A radical Islamic cleric standing trial in New York on global terrorism charges will come face-to-face with a NZ woman caught…

Jack Tame: Remote death by drone, so 2014

So we killed a dude and no one seems too fazed. What's the deal with that? You'll excuse my casualness, I hope, but it seems…

War

A hero departs: Last D-Day light bomber pilot dies

The last surviving British D-Day light bomber pilot, who laid smoke over the beaches during a heroic mission to shield the…

Detailed images of WWII wreck captured

An unmanned submarine has recorded some of the most detailed images of two American ships that sank off the coast of England…

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Officials: 24 more abducted Nigerian students free
Officials: 24 more abducted Nigerian students free

A Nigerian education official says 24 more schoolgirls abducted by Islamic extremists have escaped. That means 44 are free…

Fate of 115 kidnapped girls unknown
Fate of 115 kidnapped girls unknown

A Nigerian school principal has denied military reports that most of the girls kidnapped by Islamist gunmen are now safe…

Arrest in Boston Marathon bomb scare
Arrest in Boston Marathon bomb scare

A suspect is in custody after police had to blow up two black backpacks dumped at the finish line of the Boston Marathon…

Boston marks marathon bombing anniversary
Boston marks marathon bombing anniversary

Survivors, first responders and family members of those killed came together to mark the anniversary of the Boston Marathon…

Terrorism

Islamists abduct 100 schoolgirls
Islamists abduct 100 schoolgirls

More than 100 schoolgirls have been abducted from a secondary school in northeast Nigeria and driven…

Teen's Twitter terror 'joke' backfires

A 14-year-old Dutch girl who sent a terror threat to American Airlines as a Twitter “joke” has been arrested by police in…

Saudi Arabia: Atheists are terrorists

Saudi Arabia has introduced a series of new laws which define atheists as terrorists, according to a report from Human Rights…

Bin Laden's son-in-law found guilty

Osama Bin Laden's son-in-law has been found guilty by a New York jury of conspiring to kill Americans in the failed "shoe…

Kiwi escapes fierce attack in Afghanistan
Kiwi escapes fierce attack in Afghanistan

Aid worker Nicola Rounce - a project manager who has lived in some of the world's most dangerous places…

Gwynne Dyer: Innocent man caught in ugly truth

They lied, they're still lying, and they'll go on lying until Libya calms down enough to allow a thorough search of its…

Theory of Taliban base destination

More than a week after Flight MH370 vanished, Malaysian authorities are seeking diplomatic permission to investigate a theory…

Suicide bomber rigs minibus, killing 18

A suicide bomber detonated an explosives-rigged minibus at a crowded checkpoint near Baghdad, killing 18 people.

Journalists caged for Egypt terror trial

The parents of jailed Australian journalist Peter Greste say they are haunted and depressed by images of him in his prison…

Osama bin Laden's son-in-law on trial
Osama bin Laden's son-in-law on trial

The highest-ranked al-Qaida figure to face trial on US soil since the 9/11 attacks has denied charges…

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