France Attacker Menacing, Volatile; Jihadist Ties a Question

People gather at a makeshift memorial to honor the victims of an attack, near the area where a truck mowed through revelers in Nice, southern France, on July 15, 2016. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani) NICE, France—The rogue driver who turned a night of fireworks and fun into the worst carnage the French resort city of Nice has seen in decades appeared More...

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Who Is the Muslim Cleric Accused of Engineering a Coup in Turkey

Turkish Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen sits at his residence in Saylorsburg, Pa., on March 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Selahattin Sevi) The 75-year old Turkish cleric Fethullah Gulen was not well known outside of Turkey. More...

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France Calls Up Reservist Forces After Deadly Nice Rampage

A woman places a candle during a vigil to honor victims of the Bastille Day tragedy in Nice, France, in Sydney, Australia, on July 15, 2016. (AP Photo/Rob Griffith) NICE, France—France called up thousands More...

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Explainer: The Cleric Being Blamed for Turkey Coup Attempt

Turkish Islamic preacher Fethullah Gulen is pictured at his residence in Saylorsburg, Pa., on Sept. 24, 2013. A lawyer for the Turkish government, Robert Amsterdam, said that “there are indications of direct More...

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Pakistani Model Killed After Offending Conservatives

Pakistani fashion model Qandeel Baloch speaks during a press conference in Lahore, Pakistan, on June 28, 2016. Baloch, who recently stirred controversy by posting pictures of herself with a Muslim cleric on social More...

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Turkey Quashes Coup; Erdogan Vows ‘Heavy Price’ for Plotters

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim (R), flanked by Chief of the General Staff of the Turkish Armed Forces General Hulusi Akar (L) and Turkish Interior Minister Efkan Ala (R), gives a press conference outside More...

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Islamic State Claims Nice Attacker as a ‘Soldier’

Floral and papers tributes are laid with a French flag near the scene of a truck attack in Nice, southern France, on July 16, 2016. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno) NICE, France—The Islamic State (ISIS) claimed Saturday More...

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Secret ’28 Pages’ on Alleged Saudi Ties to 9/11 Released

Firefighters work beneath the destroyed mullions, the vertical struts which once faced the soaring outer walls of the World Trade Center towers, after a terrorist attack on the twin towers in New York on Sept. More...

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China Blocks Philippines Fishing Boat, Reasserting Its Claims to South China Sea

A Vietnamese coast guard officer photographs a Chinese coast guard vessel in disputed waters in the South China Sea on May 14, 2014. (Hoang Dinh Nam/AFP/Getty Images) China continues to exercise its historical More...

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Report Says Turkey Soldiers Fire on People on Bridge

Turkish troops detain Turkish police officers (in black) on July 15, 2016 in Istanbul. The Turkish military says it has taken over control of the country. (YASIN AKGUL/AFP/Getty Images) ANKARA, Turkey  — More...