One suspect in #garlandshooting has been identified as Elton Simpson, official says – http://t.co/HrTyJfLzRVpic.twitter.com/Qefd7QZdO6 — Brian Ross (@BrianRoss) May 4, 2015 A 30-year-old Black Muslim convert was one of two men shot and killed by police in Texas Sunday after the duo allegedly began shooting outside a contest for drawing the Muslim prophet Muhammad in […]
If You Don’t Know! News & Politics Roundup: Gunman In Custody After Holding Hostages In Paris, And MORE!
A gunman is in police custody after holding two hostages captive for more than an hour at a Paris post office Friday. The standoff, which began before 1 p.m. (6 a.m. ET) was diffused within an hour and a half. The incident was not linked to the terrorism Paris has experienced in the past two […]
Charlie Hebdo Update: UK News Station Apologizes For Showing Magazine Cover, Man Will Be Awarded French Nationality For Act Of Heroism (DETAILS)
In news related to the terrorist attack that left 12 people dead at satirical French magazine Charlie Hebdo last week, a UK news station apologized for showing the publication’s latest magazine cover on air, a man is deemed a hero after saving people from a Paris gunman, and another is in custody after selling weapons to the […]
If You Don’t Know! News & Politics Roundup: GOP Votes To Block Protections For Undocumented Immigrants…AND MORE!
On Wednesday, House Republicans voted to fund the Department of Homeland Security, given they block protections that would prevent millions of undocumented young people from deportation. Republicans have been vocal about not voting to fund DHS if President Obama’s immigration policies remain — Democrats, on the other hand, have vowed to strike down anything that […]
Charlie Hebdo: Al-Qaeda Claims Responsibility For Attack, French Comedian Arrested For Sympathizing With Gunman (DETAILS)
A week after two masked gunmen stormed the Paris office of satirical publication Charlie Hebdo, killing 12, Al-Qaeda’s branch in Yemen is claiming responsibility for the attack. The group formally announced their involvement, saying the target was chosen by the Al-Qaeda leadership in response to the controversial images of the Prophet Muhammad illustrated on many […]
The two gunmen who shot and killed 12 people at the offices of Charlie Hebdo last week were captured on more footage by an eyewitness in Paris. In the video posted online today, brothers Chérif and Saïd Kouachi, are seen escaping to their vehicle as they shout “We are avenging the Prophet Muhammed.” Shortly after, they […]
Following the bloody massacre that left 12 people dead when two gunmen opened fire on the satirical weekly newspaper Charlie Hebdo in Paris last week, the publication has released its first cover. The cover reveals the Prophet Muhammad holding a “Je suis Charlie” sign with the caption “All is forgiven” in French above it on a green […]
The largest march in French history took place on Sunday, honoring the victims of the terror attacks in Paris last week. According to the Huffington Post, 40 world leaders and roughly 1.6 million people showed solitude and unity at Place de la Republique square for the National Unity March. Among the world leaders present were Palestine […]
UPDATE: 11:30 AM EST According to the Le Monde newspaper and the Associated Press, the Charlie Hebdo suspects were killed in assault by security forces in Dammartin-en-Goele. BREAKING: Police official: Suspects in Charlie Hebdo massacre killed, hostage freed. — The Associated Press (@AP) January 9, 2015 Story developing… ——– The manhunt for two gunmen suspected of killing 12 at […]