'Pings' detected in search for AirAsia flight

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) Indonesian search and rescue teams hunting for the wreck of an AirAsia passenger jet detected pings they believed were from the plane's black box flight recorders on more…

Spy chief: West faces mass-casualty attacks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Yahoo!News) Islamist militants in Syria are planning "mass casualty attacks" on Western targets, the head of British spy agency MI5 has warned, saying the deadly shooting in Paris more…

Does ISIS have financial problems?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Deutsche Welle) The war-chest of the "Islamic State" (IS) is enormous. According to Tom Keatinge from the Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies in London more…

This cyberattack keeps Edward Snowden up at night

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who leaked data about government surveillance programs, has been far from quiet during his Russian exile. In an more…

Conspiracy theories run wild over Paris attack

by Leo Hohmann -- [ooyala code="5scjFwcjq9rFUbi1IsrWCsdqqlPUl0nK" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] As police engaged in a massive manhunt for Islamic terrorists in France Friday, some in the Palestinian and anti-Zionist movements found a way to blame more…

Hacktivists warn they'll shut down jihadi sites

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) – Hacker group Anonymous have released a video and a statement via Twitter condemning the attacks on Charlie Hebdo, in which 12 people, including eight journalists, were more…

French cops storm 2 hostage sites

by -NO AUTHOR- -- PARIS (New York Times) – The French police on Friday killed the two brothers suspected of massacring 12 people at a Paris newspaper on Wednesday and freed a more…