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2014-11-18 12:21:38

Mineta Transportation Institute security experts Brian Michael Jenkins and Bruce R. Butterworth explain the numbers. SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov.

2014-01-07 16:20:33

Brian Michael Jenkins and Bruce R. Butterworth of the Mineta Transportation Institute offer insights about the attacks SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan.

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2010-05-05 08:30:00

Terrorist attacks in the United States over the past four decades have centered on New York City - the vast majority of them involving bombs or explosives, says a new report from the University of Maryland-based National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START).

2006-08-27 03:25:17

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A car bomb exploded outside the offices of the state-run newspaper al-Sabah in Baghdad on Sunday, killing two people, wounding 20 and causing extensive damage to the building, police said.

2006-06-12 23:49:57

KIRKUK, Iraq (Reuters) - Three bomb attacks killed at least eight people in the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk on Tuesday, police and hospital sources said. One bomb targeted a police patrol and another was directed at a crowd that gathered to inspect the damage.

2006-03-07 02:10:34

HILLA, Iraq (Reuters) - Four explosions rocked the Iraqi city of Hilla south of Baghdad on Tuesday, and police said at least two of them were car bombs. One of the car bombs caused no casualties. The effects of a second car bomb in the city center were unclear.

2006-03-03 02:50:00

The FBI has joined Pakistani police to hunt down the planners of a suicide car bomb attack that killed four people, including an American diplomat, outside the U.S. consulate in Karachi, officials said on Friday.

2006-03-02 05:05:38

KARACHI (Reuters) - Pakistani police suspect a suicide car bomber carried out an attack on Thursday that killed an American working at the U.S. consulate in Karachi and four others, less than 48 hours before President George W. Bush was due to visit Pakistan.

2006-01-22 01:42:18

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Two U.S. Marines were killed in western Iraq on Friday when a suicide car bomber blew up near them, the U.S. military said in a statement.

2005-10-03 17:19:50

By Jason Szep BOSTON (Reuters) - The common traveler's backpack carrying small bombs may now be among the leading threats to world security, experts said on Monday, drawing a link between this weekend's bombings in Bali to those in London in July.


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