Khalid Masood

'Gangsta jihadi' Denis Cuspert killed fighting in Syria

News site posts pictures of dead body said to be that of German rapper known as ‘Deso Dogg’<p>A German rapper turned Islamic State fighter notorious for holding a human head on camera has been killed fighting in Syria.<p>Denis Cuspert – known as “Deso Dogg” – was one of the so-called “gangsta jihadis” …

Islamic State (ISIS)

London attacker took steroids before deadly rampage, inquest told

LONDON (Reuters) - The man who mowed down pedestrians on London’s Westminster Bridge before killing a police officer outside Britain’s parliament last year had taken steroids beforehand, a London court heard on Monday.<p>Last March Khalid Masood, 52, killed four people on the bridge before, armed with …

Khalid Masood took steroids before carrying out Westminster attack

Pre-inquest hearing into March 2017 attack, which killed five people and Masood, will aim to provide answers to victims’ families<p>The attacker who killed five people in a terrorist incident in Westminster last year had taken steroids in the days and hours before the attack.<p>At a pre-inquest hearing …

Terrorism

Teacher 'obsessed with ISIS plotted attacks on London'

An Islamic State-obsessed teacher showed beheading videos to children as young as 11 as he plotted attacks on Parliament, the City, shopping centres …

Terrorism

'Every Muslim became a person of suspicion' after UK terror attacks, woman trolled for wearing a hijab says

"Every Muslim became a person of suspicion" following terror attacks in London and Manchester, a woman targeted by trolls for wearing a hijab has …

Islamophobia

Four expert views on the UK’s fight against terrorism

When Islamist terrorists unleashed a wave of deadly attacks on European capitals in 2016, the UK’s police and intelligence services hoped they might …

Terrorism

London to have fewer police officers on New Year's Eve streets despite 'severe' terror threat

The Metropolitan Police insisted there would be an "appropriate" and "proportionate" number of officers in London.<p>Fewer police officers will patrol …

Terrorism

Terror, tragedy and Trump: Farewell to 2017 and let's hope 2018 is a better year

As the last hours of 2017 tick away, we look back at it most momentous events.<p>It was a year many will not be sorry to see go, for it brought …

Grenfell Tower

Fish and chip shop owner and co-accused appear in court over 'Christmas terror bomb plot'

Two men have appeared in court after Christmas counter terrorism raids, charged over an alleged plot to build a remote-control car bomb.<p>Andy Star, 31, and Farhad Salah, 22, were arrested six days before Christmas in a series of early morning raids in the Chesterfield and Sheffield areas of South …

Terrorism

Best images from around the world for 2017

Robert E. Lee

New Year Honours: Officer who witnessed Westminster attack among police recognised

A senior police officer who witnessed the Westminster terror attack is among those recognised for their service in the New Year Honours.<p>Craig Mackey, …

Cressida Dick

25 pictures that sum up a truly crazy year in UK politics

2017 was yet another eventful year for UK politics.<p>The utter rollercoaster of Brexit negotiations get underway; we witnessed a historic by-election; changes in party leadership; dramatic Cabinet resignations and of course a snap general election, which produced one of the most shocking results in …

U.S. Politics

People who tip off terrorists or fail to report suspects to face longer prison sentences

People who fail to report terrorists to police or tip them off about investigations could have “unduly lenient” sentences increased as part of an …

Extremism

Terror, wild weather and political scandal: The top stories of 2017

The top stories from 2017 on 9news.com.au:<p>A boat is seen washed ashore at Airlie Beach after Cyclone Debbie hit Queensland's far north coast …

Prince Philip

Terror, Brexit and tyranny of Trump: 2017 in the headlines

The Don shattered the dream of the first female president and replaced the first African American elected to the White House.<p>When the world looks …

Ruth Davidson