Bastille Day News
Paris' Champs-Elysees: A wide boulevard with a long history
There's been no noticeable drop-off in tourists on the famed Champs-Elysees in Paris after a gunman opened fire, killing a police officer and wounding two other officers and a German woman
A look at extremist attacks in France in the past few years
The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for the Thursday night attack that killed a Paris police officer and injured two other officers and a tourist on the Champs-Elysees. Officials haven't said if they believe that claim is credible, but they believe he was operating alone. Here's a
Man acting strangely during Easter Mass in France arrested
Police in the French Riviera city of Nice have arrested a man behaving strangely at an Easter Mass in a church not far from the promenade where a truck attack last year killed 86 people
Swedish truck attack suspect may have had bomb in vehicle
A 39-year-old man originally from Uzbekistan remains in custody while police investigate an unknown technical device found in the truck.
Attack near UK Houses of Parliament being treated as terrorism: Police
London's Metropolitan Police said an apparent attack near the Houses of Parliament in which an assailant apparently plowed a car into pedestrians and an officer was stabbed is being treated as "a terrorist incident until we know otherwise."
Louvre on Lockdown After Machete-Wielding Attacker
A soldier shot a machete-wielding man who attempted to attack a group of soldiers and police officers while shouting "Allahu Akbar," police said.
Windsor Castle Scales Back Changing of the Guard
The changing of the guard, a time-honored tradition since the 17th century, has been scaled back at Windsor Castle. The ceremony at the residence of Queen Elizabeth was canceled on Saturday as a result of security reviews. Saturday is the busiest day for tourists hoping to catch a glimpse of the
4 Killed, at Least a Dozen Wounded In Jerusalem Truck Attack, Officials Say
Four people were killed and more than a dozen wounded in West Jerusalem today when a truck ran over a group of Israeli soldiers, authorities said. The Israeli police are calling the incident a terror attack. The driver of the vehicle, whom police said was a resident of East Jerusalem, was shot dead
The New Tools of Terror: Vehicular Violence at Center of Recent Attacks
With the news that ISIS has claimed responsibility for Monday’s attack in Berlin, the world is seeing another example of terrorists trading bullets and bombs for cars and trucks as a way to more discreetly unleash carnage across the world. On Tuesday afternoon, SITE Intelligence reported that the
Suspect in Berlin Attack Released as Police Hunt for Killer
The man detained after a Christmas market attack that killed 12 people in Berlin was released from custody today because of insufficient evidence, the federal prosecutor said, increasing the likelihood that other suspects may still be at large. The man, who has not been publicly named, had a