| Jun 2, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Scores of residents in the tough Tepito neighborhood of downtown Mexico City clashed with riot police Tuesday night in a chaotic brawl sparked by unconfirmed reports of child kidnappings. The crowds, mostly young men and boys, many with their faces...
| May 24, 2010
| 11:42 AM
A Muslim cleric who used to preach at a mosque in San Diego has called for the killing of U.S. civilians in his first video released by a Yemeni offshoot of al-Qaida, providing the most overt link yet between the radical preacher and the terror group....
| Dec 26, 2009
| 3:51 PM
They heard a pop that sounded like fireworks. They saw a glow of flame followed by a rush of smoke. And that was enough for passengers on Northwest Airlines Flight 253 to pounce.
From several seats away, Dutch tourist Jasper Schuringa says he jumped to...
| Jan 22, 2010
| 4:10 AM
NEW DELHI -- Indian airports were on high alert Friday after intelligence services received information that al-Qaida-linked militants were plotting to hijack a plane.
Such an attack would be the first major terrorist strike in India since 10 heavily...
| Mar 18, 2011
| 4:50 PM
CALEXICO - A man in a stolen car who exchanged gunfire with police while being pursued through Calexico fled into Mexicali, where he hijacked a Mexican bus filled with passengers Thursday evening.
The suspect, identified as Alfonso Carrillo Pérez in a...
| Mar 19, 2011
| 2:11 AM
CALEXICO — A man allegedly hijacked vehicles and exchanged gunfire with police on both sides of the border Thursday before being arrested by Mexican authorities.
No injuries were sustained on the United States side of the border, but it is...
| Apr 24, 2011
| 8:12 PM
A man with a knife tried to hijack an Alitalia flight from Paris to Rome Sunday night, demanding it be flown to Libya, but was quickly overpowered and arrested when the plane landed, officials and witnesses said.
Witnesses said the man put a small...
| May 2, 2011
| 8:32 AM
WASHINGTON -- A senior administration official tells CNN that a DNA match confirms Osama bin Laden killed.U.S.
There are photographs of the body with a gunshot wound to the side of the head that shows an individual who is not unrecognizable as bin Laden,...
| May 2, 2011
Osama bin Laden, a scion of one of Saudi Arabia's wealthiest families, became the grim apostle of a strain of Islamic radicalism that exalted violence against non-believers, and the leader of a terrorist network that launched repeated attacks in the West,...
| May 2, 2011
| 7:17 PM
Before they committed the 9-11 terrorist attacks that changed America and the world, some of Osama bin Laden's most notorious confederates called South Florida home. They stayed among us in cheap apartments and transient motels, trained at local gyms or...
| Aug 8, 2010
Pilot was hailed as a
hero in '72 hijacking
Reginald Levy, 88, a pilot praised for his cool-headed bravery during a 1972 hijacking by Palestinian militants, died of a suspected heart attack or blood clot Aug. 1 in Dover, England, his...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 1:56 PM
A recently released WikiLeaks document reveals that before 9/11 the U.S. was monitoring four men who are now suspected of helping carry out the attacks on Sep. 11.
The leak, published Wednesday by the Daily Telegraph, states that the three boarded a...