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July 24, 2017 2:28 PM How ISIS Nearly Stumbled On The Ingredients For A 'Dirty Bomb'

On the day the Islamic State overran the Iraqi city of Mosul in 2014, it laid claim to one of the greatest weapons bonanzas ever to fall to a terrorist group: a large metropolis dotted with military bases and garrisons stocked with guns, bombs, rockets and even battle tanks. But the most fearsome weapon in Mosul on that day was never used by the terrorists 21

July 12, 2017 2:29 AM Malian Army seeks Nigeria’s support on insurgency

The Malian Army on Monday approached the Nigerian Army for support and cooperation for the training of its personnel, especially in the areas of armour and artillery. The Malian Army Chief of Staff, Col. Maj. Abdrahamane Baby, who paid a visit to the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai in Abuja, said the call was necessary to enable his country 19

July 8, 2017 10:09 AM Badoo Boys: Serial grindstone murderers put Ikorodu on the edge

The latest attack was as chilling as others before: men armed with grindstones in the dead of the night, surreptitiously scaled the fence of a church in the suburb of Ikorodu town and attacked two women and their children, fast asleep. The cries of the victims awoke others who had come for vigil on 3 July at the Cherubim and Seraphim Church in Ajegunle 22

July 7, 2017 8:16 PM Nnamdi Kanu reveals 9 states to follow Biafra after referendum

Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has listed 9 Nigerian states that will form the Republic of Biafra if referendum is granted to him. NAIJ.com gathered that Kanu, who made this statement during an interview on Channels TV, claimed that it is too late for him to stop the agitation for Biafra. After listing the states, Kanu said: "Basically 12

July 1, 2017 8:53 AM As a Doctor Tried to Take Lives, Others Rushed to Save Them

Evelyn Torres-Ferrara, an administrative employee at the hospital who had just been discharged after surgery to have a tumor removed from her face, was on the eighth floor with her husband when the shooting occurred. Ms. Torres-Ferrara said the couple had not heard gunfire or seen those who were hit, but had watched doctors rushing to stabilize what a co-worker 21

June 30, 2017 7:22 PM Saber-rattling: Naval drills, sanctions & weapon sales revive US tensions with China

On Thursday, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin announced sanctions against China’s Bank of Dandong, Dalian Global Unity Shipping Co, and two Chinese business executives the US accuses of running front companies on behalf of North Korea. Washington also announced a $1.4 billion deal to sell weapons to Taiwan, a Chinese island ruled as a de facto independent 18

June 30, 2017 1:27 PM 'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' Master Trials DLC: How long is the Trial of the Sword?

. The key draw of the DLC is Trial of the Sword, a new mode that tasks you with going through 45 battle rooms across three tiers of difficulty, with the stipulation that you don’t get to bring in any of the gear you’ve accumulated throughout the main game. The hero of the day is YouTuber AbdallahSmash026, who streamed his playthrough shortly after the DLC launched 47

June 15, 2017 8:09 PM Cops: Man who stabbed nurse was unhappy with hospital care

WORCESTER, Mass. — A young man apparently unhappy with the care he'd received at a hospital is accused of stabbing a nurse in the face and shoulder on Wednesday, reports CBS Boston. In court on Thursday, a clinical psychiatrist said that suspect Conor O'Regan, 24, is schizophrenic and says he is getting messages from radio and television. According to the police 53

June 14, 2017 1:02 PM Steve Scalise, aides shot in Virginia

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise was shot and multiple congressional aides were also hit by a gunman with a rifle who opened fire at a GOP baseball practice in Virginia Wednesday morning, Fox News confirmed. Scalise was in stable condition. Five people were "transported medically" from the scene, Alexandria Police Chief Michael Brown said; however 18

June 14, 2017 12:22 PM Top Republican Steve Scalise wounded in multiple shooting

A top US Republican and aides have been shot during baseball practice in Virginia, a congressman says. Police in the upmarket Washington DC suburb of Alexandria said they were investigating a "multiple shooting" and a suspect was in custody. Alabama lawmaker Mo Brooks told CNN House of Representatives Majority Whip Steve Scalise and aides were shot. Police 19