Islamic State Group Kills 24 Kurds In Northern Iraq
January 11 2015 8:52 AM
The attack led to one of the deadliest single battles for Kurdish forces since last year.
Afghanistan Rally Hails Charlie Hebdo Attackers As 'Heroes'
January 11 2015 5:20 AM
Hundreds of people in southern Afghanistan rallied to support the Paris attackers for punishing "those who had mocked the Prophet".
Facebook Chief Zuckerberg Tells Of Pakistan Death Threat
January 11 2015 5:03 AM
The social-media titan says he was threatened by a Pakistani extremist over Facebook's refusal to ban content on the Prophet Muhammad.
9 Killed, 35 Wounded In Suicide Bombing At Lebanese Cafe
January 10 2015 4:25 PM
Two suicide bombers hit a cafe in an Alawite neighborhood of Tripoli, in what may have been an instance of violence between Sunnis and Alawites.
Taliban Fighters Defect To Islamic State In New Beheading Video
January 10 2015 2:50 PM
The fighters appear to be led by Shahidullah Shahid, a former representative of the Pakistani Taliban.
New US-Led Airstrikes Hit ISIS Targets In Syrian City Of Kobani
January 10 2015 11:16 AM
A majority of the latest strikes by coalition forces have targeted the city of Kobani.
Girl Suicide Bomber In Nigeria Kills 19, Wounds 18
January 10 2015 9:36 AM
Police in Nigeria say a girl as young as 10 detonated a bomb that killed her and 19 others, while injuring 18.
Extremists Are 'Biggest Threat To Islam': Hezbollah Chief
January 10 2015 6:18 AM
Hezbollah's leader says hard-line Sunni groups caused more damage than people who drew cartoons mocking Islam's Prophet Muhammad.
Alleged Al Jazeera Staff Emails Brand Charlie Hebdo 'Racist'
January 10 2015 3:30 AM
An email exchange, purportedly between staffers at the channel, expressed displeasure at Charlie Hebdo and its controversial cartoons.
Former Al Qaeda Spy Says Attackers Could Have Been 'Sleeper Cell'
January 10 2015 12:56 AM
Morten Storm, who spied on al Qaeda for Western governments, says other such cells could be in place across Europe.
France Has History Of Hate Crimes Against Jews
January 09 2015 6:34 PM
The hostage situation at a kosher supermarket Friday is among hundreds of anti-Semitic incidents in France in recent years.
'Je Suis Charlie' Rallies In NYC To Draw Thousands
January 09 2015 5:30 PM
Other "Je Suis Charlie" rallies are planned for Beirut, San Francisco, and Glasgow.
Officials Race To Sort Out Al Qaeda Links
January 09 2015 5:00 PM
If al Qaeda is behind the shootings, it could signal more attacks on Western targets, but it wouldn't necessarily mean the terrorism group is making a major comeback.
The People Named On Al Qaeda's Hit List
January 09 2015 10:27 AM
Charlie Hebdo's editor Stéphane Charbonnier was targeted in a 2013 hit list was published by al Qaeda. Here are the other names.
Paris Shooting Suspect Met With Al Qaeda's Al Awlaki
January 09 2015 9:22 AM
The al Qaeda preacher had previously called for the killing of Charlie Hebdo's editor, Stephane Charbonnier.
Saudi Blogger Flogged For Blasphemy
January 09 2015 7:12 AM
Raif Badawi, founder of the website "Free Saudi Liberals," will be flogged every Friday for 20 weeks until the completion of his sentence.
Backlash After Editorials Criticize Charlie Hebdo’s Satire
January 08 2015 4:53 PM
Some editorials, while condemning the killers, suggested Charlie Hebdo was not entirely blameless.
Why Muhammad Cartoons Sparked Outrage Among Muslim Attackers
January 08 2015 4:19 PM
Depicting the prophet in images and illustrations is not traditionally blasphemous in Islam, but disrespect is.
ISIS Executes Tunisian Journalists
January 08 2015 1:43 PM
Militants in Libya who claimed allegiance to the Islamic State group said they executed two journalists kidnapped in September.
ISIS Tactics Prompt Major Spike In Airstrikes
January 08 2015 11:43 AM
With the Islamic State group changing its tactics, the level of U.S. bomb-drops has increased dramatically.