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  1. Editorial: Citizen jihadRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | SavannahNow

    ... a gun. Or an ax. A recent hatchet attack on New York cops by Zale Thompson has not been specifically linked to terrorism. But authorities report that the Queens resident had angry jihadist messages on his Facebook page. These citizen jihadists pose ...

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  2. True meaning of Islam hijacked by extremistsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | News Times

    ... terrorist Islamic state of Iraq and Syria, or should I say the un-Islamic State. There is nothing Islamic about terrorism, beheading journalists and murdering religious minorities. Islam advocates kindheartedness to people of all faiths and clearly ...

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  3. NYC police commissioner: Hatchet attack was terrorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    A brazen daylight hatchet attack against a group of police officers on a busy New York street was a terrorist act by a reclusive Muslim convert who ranted online against America but had no clear ties to international extremists, the police commissioner said Friday. Police were examining Zale Thompson's computer for clues about a motive for the Thursday assault that left one of the officers seriously injured and ended with Thompson being killed by police.

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  4. True meaning of Islam hijacked by Read the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | News Times

    ... terrorist Islamic state of Iraq and Syria, or should I say the un-Islamic State. There is nothing Islamic about terrorism, beheading journalists and murdering religious minorities. Islam advocates kindheartedness to people of all faiths and clearly ...

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  5. NYPD commissioner calls hatchet attack on officers a 'terrorist act'Read the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Los Angeles Times

    A man who attacked four New York City police officers with a hatchet Thursday was a recent convert to Islam and had become increasingly reclusive and "self-radicalized," New York's police commissioner said. In a news conference Friday, Police Commissioner William J. Bratton called the incident a "terrorist act" and said local and federal anti-terrorism investigators were working on the case.

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  6. Gunman in Canada attack complained about mosqueRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    The gunman who shot and killed a soldier in plain daylight then stormed Canada's Parliament once complained that a Vancouver mosque he attended was too liberal and inclusive, and was kicked out after he repeatedly spent the night there even though officials told him to stop, Muslim leaders said Friday. Aasim Rashid, spokesman for the British Columbia Muslim Association, said Michael Zehaf-Bibeau visited the Masjid Al-Salaam mosque for three to four months toward the end of 2011, and possibly early 2012, before he was told not to come back. 1 comment

  7. ISIS death threats and child beheadings force 'Vicar of Baghdad' to flee IraqRead the original story

    31 min ago | Vancouver Sun

    ... Canon Andrew White, vicar of Baghdad's St. Georges, Iraq's only Anglican church, said the only answer to the terrorism and killing by the Islamic State of Iraq and Al-Sham (ISIS) was American "boots on the ground." "They're killing us," he said ...

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  8. Three days later: What we know, and what we don'tRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Vancouver Sun

    Police in Washington state say one person was killed in a high school shooting in addition to the lone student gunman. A hospital spokeswoman said earlier that three victims were in critical condition after the shooting at Marysville Pilchuck High Schoolabout 30 miles north of Seattle.

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  9. Attack on Egypt army post kills 30Read the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | MDJonline.com

    ... top Islamic authority, Grand Mufti Shawki Allam, condemned the attacks and said those who carry out acts of terrorism "deserve God's wrath on earth and at the end of days." Islamic militants have been battling security forces in the Sinai for a ...

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  10. New York's top cop calls hatchet assault a 'terrorist attack'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Russia Taday

    ... computer. For goodness sake, a depressed, reclusive convert to Islam launching a solo attack with a hatchet is not terrorism. Not political: illness. The NYPD fatally shot Thompson after he attacked a group of policemen - with a hatchet - on a busy ...

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  11. Canada balances security, opennessRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TwinCities

    ... s a reminder to remain vigilant, but not a reason to change the country's approach to security at home or fighting terrorism abroad.

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  12. Deposed Egyptian president and Muslim Brotherhood member Mohammed Mursi.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Age

    ... Mohammed Mursi last year. "The army and the police will take all necessary measures to tackle the dangers of terrorism and its financing, to preserve the security of the region ... and protect the lives of citizens," the presidential decree said. ...

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  13. Islamophobia: the ugly side of the municipal election?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    On Thursday night, a Purolator truck driver allegedly hurled garbage and shouted “terrorist” at a team of volunteers planting signs for Ward 2 council candidate Munira Abukar . On Friday, a Purolator spokesperson issued a prepared statement that said the company is “deeply troubled about this report” and is “taking this matter seriously.” The spokesperson said Purolator President and CEO Patrick Nangle contacted Abukar on Friday morning “to apologize and express concern.” This was not the first time Abukar has faced xenophobia on the campaign trail.

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  14. The Kobani riddleRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    The brave women of Kobani -- where Syrian Kurds are desperately fighting ISIS/ISIL/Daesh -- are about to be betrayed by the "international community." These women warriors, apart from Caliph Ibrahim's goons, are also fighting treacherous agendas by the US, Turkey and the administration of Iraqi Kurdistan.

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  15. We have much to learn about homegrown terrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    Instead of heading to the mall as many truants would, three teenage girls from the suburbs of Denver boarded a flight to Germany. They took their passports and $2,000 in cash swiped from parents.

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  16. Numb to horror: Women walk past headless corpses in the street...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    But footage of life under the rule of ISIS has revealed the lasting effects of the group's barbarity, with women and children strolling past the decapitated bodies of Syrian soldiers in the city of Raqqa without giving them a second glance. Unaffected by the sight of the decaying corpses, civilians do not even acknowledge the men's impaled heads positioned on fences across the city which has become a recruiting hub for extremists.

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  17. Fears Aussie jihadists slipped netRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    AUSTRALIAN jihadists may have used the recent Haji pilgrimage to Mecca as a cover to slip out of the country and fight for terrorist groups. A MINISTER'S slip of the tongue on breakfast TV, a strong performance on the world stage, and now Julie Bishop is looking like a threat to Tony Abbott.

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  18. NYPD chief: Hatchet attack was Islamic terrorRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Times of Israel

    A brazen daylight hatchet attack against a group of police officers on a busy New York street was a terrorist act by a reclusive Muslim convert who ranted online against America but had no clear ties to international extremists, the police commissioner said Friday. Police were examining Zale Thompson's computer for clues about a motive for the Thursday assault that left one of the officers seriously injured and ended with Thompson being killed by police.

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  19. Egypt declares state of emergency in Sinai after bomb attackRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Times of Israel

    ... Mohammed Morsi last year. "The army and the police will take all necessary measures to tackle the dangers of terrorism and its financing, to preserve the security of the region and protect the lives of citizens," the presidential decree said. The ...

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  20. EXCLUSIVE: Revealed, Muslim convert who brought mayhem to Canada...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    ... after meeting at a mosque in Vancouver, it has been claimed. Yusufzai, 25, has been charged under a new anti-terrorism law for allegedly joining Islamist fighters in Syria after fleeing Canada in January. Wanted: Hasibullah Yusuzfai, 25, has been ...

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