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Westminster terror attack: Driver arrested after car mows down cyclists and ploughs into Parliament barrier

London Telegraph reporters Danny Boyle, Helena Horton, Harry Yorke, and Patrick Sawer are providing up-to-the-minute coverage of today’s Westminster terrorist attack. A car mowed down some cyclists, none of whom have life-threatening injuries, and crashed into a security barricade near the spot where another terrorist attack took place 17 months ago. At least three people […]

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L.A.’s rail system will be first in the U.S. to use scanners that detect explosives

Los Angeles County’s rail system will begin using portable body scanners in an effort to detect possible weapons of mass destruction, reports Laura J. Nelson for the LA Times. LA will be the first city in the U.S. to use scanners. The devices, which look like trunks, can be moved to any of the 93 light-rail […]

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Latest ‘Terror Threat Snapshot’: more ISIS-linked plots in USA

The Homeland Security Committee’s monthly Terror Threat Snapshot has been released. It lists threats from al Qaeda, Al-Shabaab, Boko Haram, ISIS and other terrorist groups, with an interactive map showing locations of homegrown cases in the U.S. since the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, writes Glynn Cosker of In Homeland Security. The Terror Threat Snapshot can be found here.

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