Terrorism

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Local Shopping Malls May Or May Not Be Ready For Terrorist Attack

Local shopping malls didn’t want to engage publicly about their security measures, but all seemed aware that a Somali group called al-Shabaab had issued a general threat, as reported on Australian television.

02/23/2015

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Local Cartoonist Says Terrorist Attack In France Won’t Stop Editorial Cartoons

The murder of French editorial cartoonists was more than a tragic killing, says local cartoonist Rob Rogers.

01/07/2015

People gather at the Place Royale in Nantes on Jan. 7, 2015, to show their solidarity for the victims of the attack by unknown gunmen on the offices of the satirical weekly, Charlie Hebdo.  (Photo credit: Georges Gobet/AFP/Getty Images)

12 Dead In Terrorist Attack On Paris Newspaper; Gunmen Identified

Masked gunmen stormed the Paris offices of a weekly newspaper that caricatured the Prophet Muhammad, methodically killing 12 people Wednesday, including the editor, before escaping in a car. It was France’s deadliest postwar terrorist attack.

01/07/2015

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Ambush Suspect Eric Frein Ordered To Stand Trial

The ambush on a northeastern Pennsylvania State Police barracks has played out on a courtroom screen.

01/05/2015

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Sony Pulls Plug On Controversial New Movie Over Threats

Federal investigators have now connected the hacking of Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc. to North Korea, a U.S. official said Wednesday, though it remained unclear how the federal government would respond to a break-in that exposed sensitive documents and ultimately led to terrorist threats against moviegoers.

12/18/2014

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Sony Hackers Threaten 9/11 Style Attack On Movie Theaters

Sony hackers have reportedly threatened a 9/11-like attack on movie theaters that screen the new Seth Rogen, James Franco North Korean comedy “The Interview.”

12/16/2014

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Former Homeland Security Sec. Tom Ridge On Latest ISIS Threat

On Monday a message from the Department of Homeland Security and the FBI sent out the strongest warning to day. They warn law enforcement and intelligence personnel to be ready for a possible attack against the United States. The threats stem from two separate incidents in Canada in late October.

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Northeastern Pa. Trooper Ambush Suspect Being Charged With Terrorism

The man accused of opening fire on a Pennsylvania State Police barracks admitted to killing a trooper because he was dissatisfied with government and wanted to “wake people up,” according to court documents filed Thursday that provided the first indication of a possible motive.

11/13/2014

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1 Soldier, 1 Alleged Gunman Dead In Shooting Attack At Canada’s Parliament

A Canadian soldier standing guard at a war memorial in the country’s capital was shot to death Wednesday, and heavy gunfire then erupted inside Parliament.

10/22/2014

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Military Analyst McCausland Doesn’t Think ISIS Poses A Major Threat To U.S., Yet

Retired Army Colonel and CBS News Military Analyst Jeff McCausland Joined the “KDKA Morning News” with Larry Richert and John Shumway to discuss what action the United States is taking to support those fighting the Islamic State.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/22/2014

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Col. Jeff McCausland On The Latest Developments In Iraq

PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) – CBS News Military Analyst and former Army Colonel Jeff McCausland joined The KDKA Morning News with Larry Richert for the latest concerning the situation in Iraq.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/16/2014

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A Look Into The Lessons Of History

Author of “Doomed To Repeat: The Lessons Of History We’ve Failed To Learn” Bill Fawcett, says there are many lessons to be learned from the triumphs and downfalls of history.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–05/19/2013

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State Police App Hopes To Thwart Terrorism

In response to the Boston Marathon bombings, Pennsylvania State Police are reminding people about one of their programs.

04/24/2013

A SWAT team arrives at the corner of Stuart Street and Dartmouth Street after two explosive devices detonated at the finish line of the 117th Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. Two people are confirmed dead and at least 23 injured after two explosions went off near the finish line to the marathon. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Investigators Face Challenges In Wake Of Boston Marathon Bombings

Investigators face big challenges now as they probe deeper into the Boston Marathon bombings. Now, they want to know why it happened and if others were involved.

04/21/2013

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Boston Residents Breathing Easier As Authorities Continue Investigation

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev lay hospitalized under heavy guard Saturday as people across the Boston area breathed easier and investigators tried to piece together the who and why of the deadly plot.

04/20/2013

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