UPDATE: Fugitive terror suspect Salah Abdeslam was captured on Friday during a police operation in Brussels, judicial sources told Belgian newspaper De Standaard. The fingerprints of Salah Abdeslam, one of the most wanted men in Europe for his role in the Paris attacks, were discovered by police after they raided a residence in Brussels on Tuesday.
The anti-terror operation ended in a shootout that left one suspect dead this week, but now Belgian officials say Abdeslam may be one of the people that escaped.
Police have been on the hunt for 26-year-old Brussel’s native Abdeslam for months after he fled Paris following the attacks. Continue reading
The internet lit up after NBC Nightly News anchor Brian Williams was caught lying about being aboard a chopper shot down by RPGs in Iraq.
To make up for his “mistake,” Williams issued an “apology” this evening, but in the process, he may have lied again..
The Malaysia Airlines website was hacked by a group claiming be aligned with the Islamic State extremist group, Lizard Squad.
The airline lost two aircraft last year resulting in 537 people dead or missing.
The browser window of the website, www.malaysiaairlines.com, said “ISIS WILL PREVAIL” and the airline’s ticket booking and other services were unavailable. Instead, a full-screen picture of a Malaysia Airlines Airbus Group NV. Continue reading
Weapons airdropped by the U.S. in Syria appear to have fallen into the WRONG hands.
ISIS is claiming in a new YouTube that at least one of the weapons drops is in their possession..
“Weapons and munitions dropped by American planes and landed in the areas controlled by the Islamic State in Kobani.” The video was also posted on the Twitter account of “a3maq news,” which acts as an unofficial media arm of ISIS. The outfit has previously posted videos of ISIS fighters firing American made Howitzer cannons and seizing marijuana fields in Syria.
ISIS had broadly advertised its acquisition of a broad range of U.S.-made weapons during its rampage across Iraq. ISIS videos have showed its fighters driving U.S. tanks, MRAPs, Humvees. There are unconfirmed reports ISIS has stolen three fighter planes from Iraqi bases it conquered.
A 19-year-old from suburban Bolingbrook, Ill., was arrested Saturday at O’Hare International Airport after attempting to travel to Syria to join ISIS.
Mohammed Hamzah Khan was arrested without incident on his way to fight for ISIS, prosecutors said. He was charged today with attempting to provide material support to a foreign terrorist organization operating inside Iraq and Syria.
While executing a search warrant at Khan’s residence, federal agents found “multiple handwritten documents that appeared to be Continue reading
NYPD Police Commissioner Bill Bratton is speaking out on what he is calling a serious threat made by ISIS warning that the terror group is targeting Times Square for a future attack.
The terrorist group made the daunting threats on an online message board.
ISIS put out messages to recruit “individual wolves in America” to initiate attacks on the famous spot, writing, “Times Square is considered one of the most important and famous tourist attractions in the city.” Continue reading
It was a public street and there is nothing illegal about it, but that didn’t stop the pesky Secret Service from trying to block a reporter’s recording of the First Lady Michelle Obama as she was out on Martha’s Vineyard for a power walk..
A man apparently posing as a Marine vet was confronted by two bonafide Marines who then put him through a battery of questions.
The video, originally posted on Facebook, shows two U.S. Marines grilling the man who they believed was impersonating a military veteran.
In the video, the Marines are friendly at first as they ask the man where he served as well as other details about his military service. The man identifies himself as a “sergeant major,” a military policeman, and a special forces operator. Continue reading
Sal Gonzalez, a former U.S. Marine who lost his leg fighting in Iraq, stunned the judges on “America’s Got Talent” and brought the audience to tears and their feet..
Gonzales lost a good portion of his leg in 2004, but that hasn’t stopped him from following his dream of being a famous singer.
He works for the Wounded Warrior Project, an organization that serves veterans who are injured in combat. Continue reading
This split screen is of a decorated US Navy SEAL veteran that has begun living as a woman… It’s official! The world’s very first transgender member of the elite special operations force! At least the first to come out of the closet! I gotta say, I did NOT see this one coming! Not so sure I needed to in the first place!