The Facebook hack affecting 50 million people also let the attackers access users’ Tinder, Spotify, and Instagram accounts (FB)

Facebook got hacked, it revealed on Friday — and 50 million users’ accounts were compromised. What’s more, if the victims logged into other services — like Tinder, Instagram, or Spotify — with their Facebook accounts, those might be affected to. It’s not clear whether the attackers did this, but the possibility may force companies that […]

Russian fitness coach thwarts street burglary, cracks armed attackers’ jaw & ribs

The tables were turned on two muggers when they had to defend themselves from a 27-year-old female fitness coach, who came to the attempted robbery victim’s rescue, leaving the attackers with a shattered jaw and broken ribs. Ekaterina Shevalyuk, 27, a fitness center employee in the Russian city of Novosibirsk, was in her apartment on […]

Trump is ‘far graver threat’ to idea of America than 9/11 attackers, MSNBC host claims

On the seventeenth anniversary of the September 11 attacks, MSNBC host Joe Scarborough has called US President Donald Trump a “far graver threat to the idea of America” than the 9/11 attackers. Speaking during his program ‘Morning Joe’ on Tuesday, Scarborough boldly argued that Trump has the potential to do far more damage to the […]

14 killed by ‘unidentified attackers’ at Mali military camp

Unidentified gunmen attacked a military camp in northern Mali early Saturday, killing 14 Malian soldiers and injuring 17, according to local authorities. Army officers cited by Reuters said the post in Soumpi, near Timbuktu, was attacked around 6am local time, and two of the attackers were killed. Let’s block ads! (Why?)

‘73% foreign born’: DHS terrorism report criticized for excluding domestic US attackers

The majority of people convicted of international terrorism-related offences in the US since the September 11 attacks have been “foreign-born”, according to a new report by the Department of Homeland Security. The report, part of an executive order that sought to tighten entry criteria into the US, states that 73 percent of 549 people found […]

Masked attackers firebomb Swedish synagogue with Molotov cocktails

Published time: 10 Dec, 2017 01:38 Edited time: 10 Dec, 2017 02:16 A group of masked youths have attacked a synagogue in Gothenburg, Sweden, with Molotov cocktails, amid a global backlash against the US decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. No one was hurt in the incident, local media report. “A burning […]

Catalonia police identify neutralized attackers, intensify manhunt for remaining terror cell member

Catalan police have identified the five terrorists who were shot dead in Cambrils. Authorities say the Barcelona and Cambrils attacks, which left 14 people dead and some 130 others injured, was their plan B after a bombing plot was disrupted by the explosion in Alcanar. LIVE UPDATES: 14 dead, 100+ injured as police manhunt ongoing […]

Interpol fears ISIS trained 170+ bomb attackers for Europe – media

Published time: 22 Jul, 2017 13:29 A list of dozens of suspected ISIS militants trained to deal with explosives and potentially aiming at terrorist attacks in Europe has been shared with EU intelligence by The International Criminal Police Organization (Interpol), the Guardian reports. Interpol issued a list of 173 terrorists linked to Islamic State (IS, […]

Acid attackers could get life sentences – UK home secretary

Published time: 16 Jul, 2017 15:23 UK Home Secretary Amber Rudd has suggested that acid attacks may soon carry life sentences, following a spate of incidents in recent weeks. Writing in the Sunday Times, Rudd also said that she would pursue a wide-ranging review of prosecutor’s guidelines so that acid and other noxious liquids can […]