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Recent Bomb Threats To Airlines Via Twitter Prompts Federal Investigation

If you saw a Twitter conversation-turned-threat between your airline and a user with ISIS referenced in their name hours before your flight, would you reconsider your travel plans?

01/26/2015

A member of the Ku Klux Klan salutes during American Nazi Party rally at Valley Forge National Park September 25, 2004 in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania. (Photo by William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Did Duke University Cave On Religious Inclusion Over Political Pressure Or Security Threat?

Before it unraveled, a plan to use Duke University’s chapel tower in a call to prayer for the school’s Muslim community was meant to promote religious unity, but things changed course after mounting criticism and the threats against security.

01/16/2015

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Ohio Man Arrested For Plot To Attack US Capitol With Bombs, Gun

U.S. officials have arrested an Ohio man in connection with a plan to attack the Capitol building in Washington, D.C, CBS News confirms.

01/14/2015

A collection of cartoons from Charlie Hebdo published in 2006 (Jack Guez/AFP VIA Getty Images)

Commentary: Where Do We Draw Line On Free Speech After Paris Massacre?

The Paris massacre forces us all to confront an uncomfortable truth: Western society has a serious conflict when it comes to matters of free expression.

01/08/2015

A crowd lit candles and placed flowers in front of the French Consulate in San Francisco on January 7, 2015. The crowd gathered in response to the massacre of 12 people at the offices of satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris. (Jules Bernstein / Bay City News Service)

Hundreds Gather At French Consulate In San Francisco To Remember Victims Of Charlie Hebdo Attack

Hundreds gathered at the French Consulate in San Francisco Wednesday evening in honor of the 12 people murdered Wednesday in a terrorist attack at the offices of French satire magazine Charlie Hebdo.

01/07/2015

Men hold placards stating "We are all Charlie" and " I am Charlie" during a gathering at the Place de la Republique (Republic square) in support of the victims after the terrorist attack earlier today on January 7, 2015 in Paris, France. Twelve people were killed including two police officers as two gunmen opened fire at the offices of the French satirical publication Charlie Hebdo. (Photo by Thierry Chesnot/Getty Images)

Cartoonists Worldwide Draw In Response After Colleagues Assassinated In France Terror Attack

As news spread of the murders of 12 people at the French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo on Wednesday morning, prominent cartoonists around the world expressed their grief with powerful drawings.

01/07/2015

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In Historic First, Sony Releases ‘The Interview’ Online Christmas Eve, In Independent Theaters Christmas Day

After pulling “The Interview” from theatrical release in the face of terrorist threats traced to North Korea, Sony confirms it is changing plans and releasing the film in limited theaters on Christmas Day after all, acquiescing to the outcry of many Americans who said the nation had suffered an attack on the freedom of speech.

12/23/2014

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U.S. Mulls Putting North Korea Back On Terrorism List After ‘Act Of Cybervandalism’ Involving Sony’s ‘The Interview’

President Barack Obama says the United States is reviewing whether to put North Korea back on its list of state sponsors of terrorism as Washington decides how to respond to what he calls an “act of cybervandalism,” not one of war.

12/21/2014

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‘Credible Threat’ Prompts Evacuation Of West Valley College In Saratoga

All students, faculty and staff were being evacuated off campus Wednesday morning and the campus was officially closed after college officials reported receiving a “credible threat.”

11/26/2014

ISIS Flag On UC Berkeley (Photo from Youtube video by Ami Horowitz)

Stunt On Berkeley Campus Shows Students Ignore ISIS Sympathizer, But Vehemently Oppose Israeli Flag Waver

An experiment into human nature–or at least the nature of humans attending the University of California at Berkeley–caught on camera some surprising results as an “activist” waved first an ISIS flag and shouted terrorist rants and then switched to an Israel flag with a Zionist tirade.

11/24/2014

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