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Publication attacked in Paris has history of bold satire

Matthew Campbell and Marie Mawad | Bloomberg - January 7, 2015

https://www.facebook.com/106626879360459/photos/a.106706332685847.10430.106626879360459/796253847064422/?type=1&theater PARIS — Charlie Hebdo, the satirical magazine where shootings Wednesday left at least 12 people dead, has a long history of pushing the limits of expression.…

In the wake of attack on Paris newspaper, extremists take to Twitter to celebrate
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In the wake of attack on Paris newspaper, extremists take to Twitter to celebrate

Caitlin Dewey | The Washington Post - January 7, 2015

In the aftermath of a deadly attack on the satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo in Paris, many took to social media to rally and mourn — changing their…

Gunman, 2 hostages killed and 4 wounded as Australian police storm sieged cafe
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Gunman, 2 hostages killed and 4 wounded as Australian police storm sieged cafe

Glenda Kwek | AFP - December 15, 2014

A gunman and two hostages were killed and four other people were wounded in the Sydney cafe siege early Tuesday, police said. The 50-year-old male hostage-taker was shot…

Obama admits US underestimated IS threat
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Obama admits US underestimated IS threat

AFP - September 28, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. President Barack Obama admitted Sunday that the United States had underestimated the opportunity that a collapsing Syria would provide for jihadist militants to…

3 suspects arrested in Chile subway bombing
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3 suspects arrested in Chile subway bombing

AFP - September 18, 2014

SANTIAGO, Chile – Two men and a woman were arrested early Thursday on suspicion of involvement in a recent bombing in a subway station in the Chilean capital,…

Islamic State terrorists talked of entering U.S. through Mexico
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Islamic State terrorists talked of entering U.S. through Mexico

Nicole Gaouette | Bloomberg - September 10, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Islamic State extremists have discussed infiltrating the United States through its border with Mexico, a U.S. official said Wednesday. Francis Taylor, under secretary for…

Bomb rocks packed Chile metro station, 10 injured
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Bomb rocks packed Chile metro station, 10 injured

Patricia Luna | AFP - September 8, 2014

SANTIAGO, Chile – A homemade bomb wounded 10 people when it rocked a food court inside a packed Santiago metro station at lunch hour on Monday, with…

12 dead in assault on Pakistan’s Karachi airport
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12 dead in assault on Pakistan’s Karachi airport

Ashraf Khan | AFP - June 8, 2014

KARACHI, Pakistan – Heavily armed militants attacked Pakistan's busiest airport in the southern city of Karachi Sunday night, killing at least six people as flights were suspended…