• ISIS October 31, 2019 3:27 pm

    Islamic State Group Names Successor to Al-Baghdadi

    The Islamic State group declared a new leader Thursday after it confirmed the death of its leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi days earlier in a U.S raid in Syria. In its audio release by the ISIS central media arm, al-Furqan Foundation, a new spokesman for ISIS identifies the successor as Abu Ibrahim al-Hashimi al-Qurayshi — tracing his lineage, like al-Baghdadi, to...

  • New York September 14, 2019 3:58 pm

    White House Says Bin Laden Son Killed in US Operation

    The White House announced Saturday that Hamza bin Laden , the son of the late al-Qaida leader who had become an increasingly prominent figure in the terrorist organization, was killed in a U.S. counterterrorism operation in the Afghanistan-Pakistan region. A statement issued in President Donald Trump’s name gave no further details, such as when Hamza bin Laden was killed or...

  • New York July 31, 2019 1:39 pm

    US Has Intel That Osama bin Laden's Son Hamza Is Dead, Officials Say

    The U.S. has obtained intelligence that the son and potential successor of al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, Hamza bin Laden, is dead, three U.S. officials told NBC News. The officials would not provide details of where or when Hamza bin Laden died, or if the U.S. played a role in his death. It is unclear if the U.S. has...

  • City News Service February 13, 2019 5:39 pm

    Makeup Artist Who Sued NFL Star for Alleged Sexual Harassment Drops Part of Case

    A former NFL Network makeup artist who sued onetime NFL defensive back star Eric Davis for alleged sexual harassment has dropped the part of her case against NFL Enterprises, the media arm that operates the network, attorneys in the case told a judge Wednesday.

  • Facebook April 5, 2018 2:07 pm

    Survivors of Pulse Shooting Suing Facebook, Twitter and Google Over Claims of Aiding ISIS

    The suit, filed by 16 survivors in federal court in Orlando on Wednesday, says the sites helped support terrorist groups and provide support and resources.

  • Facebook March 30, 2018 3:45 pm

    Widow of Pulse Shooter Found Not Guilty

    Noor Salman, the widow of the gunman who killed 49 people in an attack on an Orlando nightclub, was found not guilty on all federal charges stemming from the June 2016 mass shooting. NBC 6’s Tony Pipitone reports.

  • Ankara February 3, 2018 1:54 pm

    Syrian Militants Down Russian Fighter Jet, Kill Pilot

    Al-Qaida-linked militants in Syria downed a Russian fighter jet on Saturday and killed its pilot after he ejected from the plane and landed on the ground in the embattled northwestern province of Idlib. The pilot resisted being captured and fired at the militants who then shot and killed him, according to one of the militants and Syrian monitors. The Russian...

  • Iraq November 17, 2017 6:51 am

    Iraqi Forces Retake the Country's Last ISIS-Held Town

    Iraqi forces backed by the U.S.-led coalition retook on Friday the last town in the country that was held by the Islamic State group, more than three years after the militants stormed nearly a third of Iraqi territory, the Defense Ministry’s spokesman said. At dawn, Iraqi military units and local tribal fighters pushed into the western neighborhoods of Rawah in...

  • Russia October 24, 2017 11:41 am

    Well-Known Moscow Journalist in Intensive Care After Stabbing

    A well-known Russian radio journalist who was stabbed in the throat by an attacker has been operated on and transferred to an intensive care unit, her employer said Tuesday. Tatyana Felgenhauer, a top host and deputy editor-in-chief at Ekho Moskvy, Russia’s only independent news radio station, scribbled a letter to her colleagues from her hospital bed to thank them for...

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