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Boko Haram has reportedly been behind a string of terrorist attacks in Nigeria.

Teen Kills 50 in Bombing at Nigerian Mosque

by Zahara Hill   Nov 22, 2017

A 17-year-old suicide bomber killed at least 50 people at a mosque in Nigeria on Tuesday. CNN reports the massacre is just one of a string... Read More

Raiders

In Brief: Raiders Going to Vegas, Sessions Warns on ‘Sanctuary Cities’

by #teamEBONY   Mar 27, 2017

Las Vegas Gets an NFL Team The Raiders, a team synonymous with the Oakland, Calif., except for a 13-year run in Los Angeles, will be... Read More

Former Mississippi Honor Student Sentenced for Trying to Join ISIS

Former Mississippi Honor Student Sentenced for Trying to Join ISIS

by #teamEBONY   Aug 12, 2016

A Mississippi woman who once sought to disguise a planned journey to join ISIS as her honeymoon was sentenced by a federal judge on... Read More

San Bernardino Shooting Victim’s Stepfather Backs Apple

San Bernardino Shooting Victim’s Stepfather Backs Apple

by Marissa Charles   Feb 26, 2016

Sierra Clayborn was killed in the San Bernardino shootings by ISIS sympathizers, but now her stepdad is backing Apple in its refusal to hack into... Read More

Obama Clarifies Where U.S. is in War on Terror, But He Needs Partners

Obama Clarifies Where U.S. is in War on Terror, But He Needs Partners

by Richard Fowler   Dec 07, 2015

Late Sunday evening, President Barack Obama—in a rare Oval Office address—reiterated a clear plan to defeat the fast-growing and ever-evolving threat of terrorism, as... Read More

Boko Haram

At Least 3 Dead After Islamist Extremists Attack Mali Hotel

by #teamEBONY   Nov 20, 2015

Islamist extremists armed with guns and throwing grenades attacked the Radisson Blu hotel in Mali’s capital Friday morning. Malian, American and French troops reacted... Read More

ISIS Claims Responsibility for Paris Terror Attack

ISIS Claims Responsibility for Paris Terror Attack

by #teamEBONY   Nov 14, 2015

French President Francois Hollande says the multiple terror attacks carried out at several sites around Paris on Friday that killed nearly 130 people were... Read More

Barack Obama

Obama Decries Country’s ‘Routine’ Response to Mass Shootings

by #teamEBONY   Oct 02, 2015

A grim President Barack Obama says the U.S. has "become numb' to mass shootings like Thursday's incident in Oregon, where a 20-year-old gunman killed... Read More

Nigerian mob kills girl accused of being suicide bomber

Girl Killed by Mob in Nigeria

by Jezebel   Mar 02, 2015

A young girl suspected to have been planning a suicide bombing was beaten to death and then set on fire in a Nigerian vegetable... Read More

nigeria boko haram

As the World Grieves with Paris,
Nigerians Are Massacred, Ignored

by France François   Jan 13, 2015

It's almost as if last week's massacre of 2,000 villagers in the town of Baga in northeast Nigera by Boko Haram never happened. Without the... Read More