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June 22, 2017 10:52 PM Montreal man suspected of Flint airport stabbing tried to buy gun: FBI

A Montreal man accused of stabbing a police officer at the airport in Flint, Michigan tried unsuccessfully to buy a gun while in the U.S., according to a top FBI agent. The investigation into what’s being called a terrorist attack in the United States continues in Montreal and south of the border after 49-year-old Amor Ftouhi was charged with stabbing 9

June 22, 2017 5:10 PM Couillard says Muslims also have a responsibility in the fight against terrorism

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard says Muslims also have a responsibility in the fight against terrorism. Couillard says the stabbing of a police officer at the Flint airport in Michigan is the kind of terrorist event that cannot be disconnected "from Islam in general." The premier was speaking a day after a Montreal man from Tunisia was charged after 13

June 21, 2017 11:56 PM IS blows up Mosul mosque where Baghdadi became 'caliph'

The IS group swiftly issued a statement via its Amaq propaganda agency blaming a US strike, but the US-led coalition condemned the destruction as a crime against "the people of Mosul and all of Iraq". Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said the destruction of the sites was "an official declaration of defeat" from the jihadists in the eight-month-old 13

June 20, 2017 1:41 PM London mosque attack suspect held on terror charges: U.K. police

At least 11 people were injured after a van rammed into a crowd of Muslim worshippers outside a London mosque. The suspect has been identified by British media as Darren Osborne. LONDON—The family of the man suspected of ramming a van into Muslim worshippers offered public condolences Tuesday in statements that sought outreach but gave little hint of possible 8

June 20, 2017 12:53 PM London attack suspect heard 'cursing Muslims' in pub before van hit pedestrians

Relatives of suspect say they are devastated for the victims' families The man arrested after a van rammed pedestrians near a mosque in north London, killing one person and wounding several others, had expressed antagonism toward Muslims in the days before the attack early Monday, according to British media. Police are holding Darren Osborne, 47, of Cardiff 7

June 20, 2017 10:10 AM UK police: Mosque attack suspect held on terror charges

LONDON – British media have identified the suspect held in connection with the van attack outside a London mosque as Darren Osborne, from the Welsh city of Cardiff. He is being held on suspicion of attempted murder and alleged terror offences. British media report that some of Osborne’s neighbours have described the father of four as “aggressive” and “strange 8 1

June 19, 2017 10:19 PM Van attack on London Muslims suggests new polarization

LONDON -- The rash of deadly terror attacks that has rattled Britain in recent months took an ominous new turn on Monday as Muslim worshippers became targets during the holy month of Ramadan, mowed down by an attacker who plowed a van into a crowd leaving prayers at two mosques in north London. It was the same tactic Islamic extremists used in recent 11

June 19, 2017 6:00 PM Finsbury Park mosque latest: Trump being updated on London mosque attack

The White House says President Donald Trump is receiving updates on the incident in north London in which a car plowed into a crowd of pedestrians near a mosque. White House press secretary Sean Spicer says the administration's thoughts and prayers go out to the victims and their families. Spicer says the U.S. has "made it very clear to our British allies 8

June 19, 2017 3:11 PM U.K. moves to ease tensions after van attack on London Muslims

LONDON -- British authorities and Islamic leaders moved swiftly to ease concerns in the Muslim community after a man plowed his vehicle into a crowd of worshippers outside a north London mosque early Monday, injuring at least nine people. One man died at the scene, although he was receiving first aid at the time and it wasn't clear if he died as a result 11

June 19, 2017 12:53 PM 'People were screaming,' witness to Mosque attack that killed one, injured 10 says Add to ..

Aldo Saadi had just finished praying at his mosque in North London around midnight Sunday when he heard screams and cries for help. A man driving a van had run into a crowd of worshipers who had also just ended Ramadan prayers and were walking along the street near the Muslim Welfare House, which is about a block from the Finsbury Mosque. Witnesses said that after 12