Terrorism

Manchester Arena explosion: 19 dead after blast at Ariana Grande concert

<b>Manchester, England (CNN) —</b> At least 19 people are dead and almost 60 injured in what police are treating as a terrorist incident Monday night at Manchester Arena, where pop singer Ariana Grande was performing.<p>As concertgoers -- many of them young fans of the singer -- were beginning to leave the …

Ariana Grande

Why Trump’s subtle mistake during his important Islam speech is so revealing

The difference between “Islamic” and “Islamist” matters.<p>During his hotly anticipated speech in Saudi Arabia on Sunday, President Trump made a big pivot on his relationship with the Muslim world. He dropped the use of the term “radical Islamic terrorism,” the inflammatory phrase he frequently …

Islamic Terrorism

Startling maps show every terrorist attack worldwide for the last 20 years

In the US, your risk of death due to terrorism is roughly 1 in 46,000.<p>Around the world, that rate can vary wildly. In an attempt to visualize those global risks, Carnegie Mellon researchers teamed up with Robert Muggah, a global security expert and director of the think tank Igarapé …

Time-lapse Photography

19 Killed, 50 Injured in Manchester Concert Explosion

Nineteen people were killed and 50 injured in an explosion at a concert in Manchester, northern England, which police said they are treating as a …

Manchester

Suicide Bomber Suspected of Carrying Out Manchester Arena Attacks: Reports

Law enforcement officials in the U.K. suspect the bombing at Manchester Arena on Monday night following an Ariana Grande concert was the work of a …

Suicide Bombing

Manchester Attack: Arena Is One of Europe’s Largest

The suicide bomb attack that killed at least 19 people and injured scores more after an Ariana Grande concert Monday night was centered outside the massive Manchester Arena in the heart of that city in northern England.<p>At approximately 21,000 seats, the arena is one of Europe's largest and would …

Photojournalism

Manchester attack points to vulnerabilities even at venues with high security, counter-terrorism experts say

The explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in the British city of Manchester killed at least 19 people and injured dozens. It is raising new questions about how authorities can better protect large venues.<p>What we know<p>The explosion happened near an entrance to the 21,000-seat Manchester Arena just …

Cybersecurity

Ariana Grande Manchester concert attack: Another sickening terror success

Mission accomplished. There was absolute panic, screaming, running, chaos and fear. The explosion itself and word of a bomb sent thousands of the 20,000 people attending the Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, rushing towards the exits and the ticket area where the suicide bomber detonated a …

Opinion

Blasts at Ariana Grande concert eerily similar to attack at Paris' Bataclan

A possible terrorist attack at an Ariana Grande concert in the United Kingdom Monday night that left 19 dead bore eerie similarities to an attack in Paris concert in November 2015 during a rock concert.<p>Eighty-nine people died when three gunmen opened fire during an Eagles of Death Metal concert at …

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Islamic State supporters celebrate Manchester attack online

Manchester explosion leaves 19 dead: latest updates<p>Islamic State supporters celebrated on social media on Tuesday after a blast at a concert venue in the north of England killed at least 19 people, although the militant Islamist group has not formally claimed responsibility.<p>British police have said …

Islamic State (ISIS)

‘Radical Islamic terrorism,’ Trump said over and over. But not in Saudi Arabia.

President Trump used to revel in his frequent and forceful use of the term “radical Islamic terrorism” in describing extremist groups in the Middle East and South Asia.<p>Then he went to Saudi Arabia, one of the United States' strongest allies in the Middle East.<p>The phrase that once separated him from …

Islamic Terrorism

The Latest: Police: Concert blast being treated as terrorism

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on an explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, that authorities say killed several people. (all times local):<p>3 a.m.<p>Greater Manchester Police say they are working with national police and intelligence agencies in what is being treated as a terrorist …

Ariana Grande: Photos and Videos of Concert Explosion Show Immediate Aftermath

People captured the moments immediately after an explosion rocked an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester and shared them across social media.

Ariana Grande

The only response to terror is to carry on precisely as before

It was a concert by the American singer Ariana Grande.<p>Her Twitter bio declares she is a “dangerous woman”. But in truth, a lot of her fans are …

Ariana Grande

Video shows moment explosion killed concert goers at Ariana Grande Manchester gig

A dashcam captured what appears to be the explosion which killed 19 and injured 50 in Manchester on Monday evening.<p>A rumbling sound resembling an explosion can be heard in the video taken and posted on Twitter by Joe Gregory.<p>Police responded to reports of an explosion shortly after 10:30pm at the …

Ariana Grande

Homeland Security: No Credible Threat at U.S. Venues

The Department of Homeland Security said there is no evidence of credible threats against music venues in the United States, as England reels from an explosion at an Ariana Grande concert late Monday.<p>But, in a statement, the department said the U.S. public may experience increased security in and …

News (U.S.)

Manchester Arena blast: What we know so far

<b>Nineteen people have been killed and more than 50 injured in an explosion at the end of a concert by US singer Ariana Grande at Manchester Arena.</b><b>Here is what we know so far.</b><p>The arena said the explosion happened outside the venue, as people began streaming from the doors<br>• Greater Manchester Police …

Manchester Arena blast Britain's deadliest since 2005 London bombings: Here's a chronology of terror attacks in Britain

Nineteen people have been killed in a terrorist attack during a pop concert by US star Ariana Grande in the northwest English city of Manchester, …

Ariana Grande

'It's a sad day for Manchester' - Football world reacts as 19 killed in suspected UK terror attack

Police have confirmed numerous fatalities and over 50 wounded at an Ariana Grande gig late on Monday night, with Manchester City among the mourners<p>At least 19 people have been confirmed as killed in a suspected terror attack in Manchester, UK, late on Monday night, and the football world has begun …

Soccer

Manchester Explosion: UK Has Been Targeted By Terrorists ‘Time and Time Again’

At least 19 people were killed and at least 50 injured in a suspected suicide bomb explosion Monday night at an arena in Manchester, England, where …

Conservative POV

Golden State Warriors beat Spurs, head to their third straight NBA Finals

The Golden State Warriors are heading to their third straight NBA Finals, after completing a four-game sweep of the San Antonio Spurs with a 129-115 …

Basketball

Florida Neo-Nazi Who Converted To Islam Kills Roommates For Disrespecting Muslim Faith

A Florida man who was formerly a neo-Nazi but recently converted to Islam killed his two roommates Friday for “disrespecting” the Muslim faith. …

Crime

Much-anticipated Ariana Grande concert ends in blood, horror

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — A highly anticipated night for Ariana Grande fans ended in blood and terror after an explosion tore through the foyer of the Manchester Arena.<p>At least 19 concertgoers were killed and about 50 others were injured Monday night.<p>Shaun Hunter was with his daughters — Eva, 10, …

Ariana Grande

19 dead in possible suicide blast at Ariana Grande UK concert

U.S. officials said initial reports from the scene indicated that a number of the casualties might have been caused by a stampede of …

Ariana Grande

My reaction to the Times Square crash: I hoped his name wasn't Muhammad

When I heard about the car crash, I worried that it was a terrorist attack. My first thought should have been about the consequences, not the motives<p>When I got a news alert last week saying that a car had crashed into pedestrians in New York’s Times Square, my first thought was: “Please, say the …

Islamic Terrorism

Jason Manford sobs as he takes in the horrific Manchester Arena terrorist attack which left 19 dead and scores injured

Comedian Jason Manford was left sobbing at home as he took in the horrific events of Manchester Arena, where an incident - thought by police to be a …

Ariana Grande Concert Horror: After Explosion Kills 19, Mothers Search Frantically for Lost Children

It was supposed to be a memorable event for mothers and their children. But an Ariana Grande concert became a horrific scene after at least one …

Ariana Grande

The US and North Korea: From mutual praise to threats of nuclear war, in 10 years

North Korea expressing gratitude for the United States? American officials praising Pyongyang for being “very cooperative”?<p>It’s hard to imagine any of that happening today, of course, but during a blip in history in 2007, it was the case, as tense relations between the two nations seemed to be …

North Korea

Explosion Rocks Concert in Manchester, ‘Number’ of Fatalities

An explosion immediately after an Ariana Grande concert at Manchester Arena in England resulted in a “number” of fatalities, local police confirmed …

United Kingdom

ISIS Supporters Celebrate Ariana Grande Concert Explosion in Manchester, UK

Experts have called the response on ISIS-linked online channels a "strong indicator" of ISIS involvement.

Islamic State (ISIS)