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2011-12-12 15:49:10

Over the past decade, attacks and plots by homegrown U.S. terrorists have increased, the work of extremists from across the political spectrum - roughly 40 percent of it by so-called 'lone wolf,' non-aligned actors - says an analysis by the National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START) based at the University of Maryland.

2011-08-11 04:06:00

ST. CHARLES, Mo., Aug. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- According to award-winning novelist and relative of Columbine shooting victim, Daniel Rohrbough, there is a direct link to school shootings and Al-Qaeda.

2011-08-02 13:12:00

New Abu Dhabi Gallup Center report, "Muslim Americans: Faith, Freedom, and the Future," offers in-depth view of U.S. Muslims' political, social, and spiritual engagement 10 years after 9/11 WASHINGTON, Aug.

2011-07-26 07:15:00

DALLAS, July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the United States, author and educator Jim Denison explains in his new book, "Radical Islam: What You Need to Know," that the greatest threat our children have ever faced is Muslim extremism.

2011-06-28 10:22:00

Ad Running on National Cable News Programs This Week Days after Authorities Arrest Terror Suspects for Attempting to Buy Firearms, Campaign Draws Attention to Al Qaeda Propaganda Video Urging Followers to Buy Firearms at Gun Shows with No Background Check View Ad at www.mayorsagainstillegalguns.org NEW YORK, June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A bipartisan coalition of more than 600 American mayors today launched a television ad campaign urging Congress to immediately address gaps in U.S.

2011-06-08 05:04:00

NEW YORK, June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A new BBC World News America/Harris Poll finds that a majority of Americans (52%) believe that the United States should move to get its troops out of Afghanistan now that Osama bin Laden is dead. However, 35% believe that U.S.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.