NYPD looking to the skies for drones during UN meetings

NYPD looking to the skies for drones during UN meetings

The NYPD-packed security team protecting the annual United Nations General Assembly is keeping watch for a new threat this year: drones. In the wake of August’s attempted assassination of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro with two remotely piloted drones packed with C4 explosives,…

US soldier to plead guilty to trying to help ISIS

US soldier to plead guilty to trying to help ISIS

HONOLULU — A soldier based in Hawaii who is accused of pledging allegiance to the Islamic State group and fixating on videos of beheadings and suicide bombings planned to plead guilty Wednesday to attempting to support the terrorist group. Sgt. 1st Class…

Gaza hit by Israeli missiles as airstrikes launched against ‘terrorist’ targets

Gaza hit by Israeli missiles as airstrikes launched against ‘terrorist’ targets

Israel’s military carried out a series of airstrikes against Hamas targets in northern Gaza on Wednesday in retaliation against “heavy gunfire” from the territory. Four Hamas military facilities were hit by missiles, according to an Israeli Defence Forces (IDF) spokesperson. A further…

Terrorists’ use of drones has NYPD on alert

Terrorists’ use of drones has NYPD on alert

Terrorists have grown increasingly inventive with their use of drones — and NYPD officials fear they could start using them to execute attacks in the Big Apple and other American cities. “Our job is to look forward . . . in terms…

Britain's Got Talent judges in tears as Manchester terror attack survivor Hollie defies ISIS bomber by daring to dance in wheelchair

Britain's Got Talent judges in tears as Manchester terror attack survivor Hollie defies ISIS bomber by daring to dance in wheelchair

Nearly 12 months after the attack which claimed 22 lives, including that of her beloved aunt, 13-year-old Hollie returns to the city to fulfil her dream of being a dancer. But her injuries from the blast mean she has to ­perform her…