User: flenvcenter Topic: Human Rights and Indigenous Rights-Regional
Category: Terrorism
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NJ man charged with terrorism offenses for targeting landmarks like the Statue of Liberty, the White House and Fenway Park 20.9.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
A New Jersey man who allegedly photographed or recorded video of landmarks including the Statue of Liberty, the White House and Boston's Fenway Park as potential terrorism targets in the early to mid-2000s has been charged with terror offenses by authorities who say he was working on behalf of Hezbollah's Islamic Jihad Organization.
Jim Leavelle, lawman at Lee Harvey Oswald’s side, dies at 99 while visiting daughter in Colorado 31.8.2019 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Jim Leavelle, the longtime Dallas lawman who was captured in one of history's most iconic photographs as he escorted President John F. Kennedy's assassin as he was fatally shot, has died. He was 99.
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“Target list” prompts domestic terrorism case in Gilroy shooting 7.8.2019 Denver Post: National News Headlines
The discovery of a "target list" containing religious institutions, courthouses and other sites compiled by the gunman in a mass shooting at a California food festival has prompted the FBI to open a domestic terrorism case.
Eco-fascism featured in El Paso terrorism suspect’s alleged manifesto 6.8.2019 High Country News Most Recent
The racist rant calls for mass killings to make America more ‘sustainable.’ Other terrorists have done the same.
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Attack on El Paso shoppers to be handled as domestic terrorism 4.8.2019 Denver Post: National News Headlines
The shooting that killed 20 people at a crowded El Paso shopping area will be handled as a domestic terrorism case, federal authorities said Sunday as they weighed hate-crime charges against the gunman that could carry the death penalty.
It’s not a Hitchcock movie at Sloan’s Lake. It’s just little birds defending their nests. 8.7.2019 Denver Post: Local
Victims of at least one red-winged blackbird’s alleged frequent attacks shared their own tales of surprise, bemusement and trauma from Sloan's Lake visits.
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Richard P. Matsch, judge who oversaw Oklahoma City bombing trials in Denver, dies at 88 28.5.2019 Denver Post: Local
U.S. District Court Judge Richard P. Matsch, who presided over the Oklahoma City bombing cases in his Denver courtroom, has died, the federal court announced Monday.
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Aurora terrorist who conspired to set off bombs in New York City subway sentenced to time served 3.5.2019 Denver Post: Local
A former Denver International Airport shuttle driver has been sentenced for his role in Al Qaeda terror plots including building bombs with materials he bought in Aurora beauty shops to attack the New York City subway system.
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The making of a long-range assassin: How Blazers’ Damian Lillard turned “bad shots” into good ones 1.5.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
A shot like Damian Lillard's series-clinching, 37-foot missile doesn't just happen.
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Sri Lanka troops raid militants, find 15 bodies in house 27.4.2019 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Sri Lankan security forces found 15 bodies, including six children, early Saturday after militants linked to the Easter bombings opened fire and set off explosives during a raid on their house in the country's east, police said.
Death toll lowered to 253, Sri Lanka braces for more attacks 25.4.2019 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Sri Lanka on Thursday lowered the death toll from the Easter suicide bombings by nearly one-third, to 253, as authorities hunted urgently for a least five more suspects and braced for the possibility of more attacks in the coming days.
Sri Lanka, like world, again sees scourge of suicide attacks 23.4.2019 Denver Post: National News Headlines
The Easter attacks in Sri Lanka are a bloody echo of decades past in the South Asian island nation, when militants inspired by attacks in the Lebanese civil war helped develop the suicide bomb vest.
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Denver man killed in Sri Lanka hotel explosion during Easter terror attacks 22.4.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Denver man who was on an engineering mission in Columbo, Sri Lanka was one of nearly 300 people slaughtered Sunday in a series of Easter terror bombings at churches and hotels.
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Official: Sri Lanka failed to heed warnings of attacks 22.4.2019 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Sri Lankan officials failed to heed warnings from intelligence agencies about the threat of an attack by a domestic radical Muslim group that officials blame for Easter Sunday bombings which killed more than 200 people, the country's health minister said Monday.
Sri Lanka bombings timeline: How explosions wrought devastation on Easter Sunday 22.4.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Across Sri Lanka on Sunday morning, travelers and worshippers settled in at tables for breakfast and into pews at churches on the country's east and west coasts.
Cory Gardner fundraiser lobbied for Middle East banks as they opposed terrorism sanctions 13.4.2019 Denver Post: All Political News
The host of a fundraiser for U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner has, in recent years, lobbied the Senate on behalf of Middle East banks as they opposed sanctions on the terrorist group Hezbollah.
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Nanda: The real threat to stability in South Asia is terrorism originating in Pakistan 29.3.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
While Pakistan has tried to convince the international community that it is taking adequate and appropriate measures against such groups, all these measures, such as after the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attack and the 2016 Uri attack, have been cosmetic.
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New Zealand attack exposes how little U.S., allies share intelligence on domestic terrorism threats 16.3.2019 Denver Post: National News Headlines
The U.S. and its closest allies have spent nearly two decades building an elaborate system to share intelligence about international terrorist groups, but there's no comparable arrangement for sharing intelligence about domestic terrorist organizations, including right-wing extremists like the one suspected in the killing of 49 worshippers at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand.
Ex-hippie says bomb he left outside Nederland’s police station was a statement against police killings, not a terror act 25.1.2019 Denver Post: Local
Invoking the 1970 Kent State Shooting and the 1971 police shooting of his friend Guy Goughner, ex-hippie David Ansberry claims the bomb he left in front of the Nederland police station was nothing more than a political statement, not a terror attack.
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Steve “Smiling Assassin” Atwater is Hall of Famer says Charlie Waters 20.1.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
The "Smiling Assassin" belongs in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. So says the man who tagged Steve Atwater with the perfect nickname nearly 30 years ago.
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