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Bus Explosion Sparks Panic Among Those Unaware It Was for a Movie

iStock/Thinkstock(LONDON) -- A double-decker bus was blown up on bridge in front of Parliament in London on Sunday morning, sparking panic from those nearby who were unaware it was done on a movie set.The loud, fiery explosion was part of a stunt for The

Six People Arrested in Spain With Alleged Ties to Terror Organizations

Ingram Publishing/Thinkstock(MADRID) -- Spain's Interior Ministry announced Sunday the arrests of six individuals for alleged links to terror organizations, ISIS and Jabhat al-Nusra.The arrests include four Spanish citizens of Syrian, Jordanian and Morocc

North Korea Missile Launch 'Strongly Condemned' by United Nations Security Counc

iStock Editorial/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) --   North Korea's long-range missile launch has been "strongly" and unanimously condemned by members of the United Nations Security Council Sunday.During an emergency meeting over the launch Sunday, council

North Korea Launches Long-Range Missile, US Officials Say

Feng Li/Getty Images(PYONGYANG, North Korea) -- U.S. officials said North Korea successfully launched a long-range missile, apparently into space, and condemned the move as another provocation from the country.But the missile did not pose a threat to the

North Korea Launches Long-Range Missile, US Official Says

Feng Li/Getty Images(PYONGYANG, North Korea) -- North Korea has launched a long-range missile, a U.S. official told ABC News."We have detected a missile launch from North Korea," the U.S. official said. "Based upon its trajectory as we are tracking it, it

North Korea's Satellite Launch Date Window Opens

Feng Li/Getty Images(PYONGYANG, North Korea) -- Possible dates for North Korea's "satellite" launch have been revealed.According to BBC, North Korea could be nearing its launch as soon as Sunday with reports revealing the potential launch dates are betwee

Avalanche in Austrian Alps Kills Five Czech Skiers

GlennVermeesch/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Five Czech skiers are dead after an avalanche in the Austrian Alps, reports BBC News.Two other people were injured in the avalanche, said local police, but there are no further details at this time of their co

Deadly Earthquake Strikes Taiwan

STR/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- At least three people in Tainan, Taiwan are dead after an earthquake struck, says BBC News.The 6.4 magnitude quake was just ten kilometers deep and centered on the southern end of the island.More than 200 people have been

Feds Eye Laptop Bomb in Somalia Mid-Air Explosion, Sources Say

iStock Editorial/Thinkstock(MOGADISHU, Somalia) -- Investigators believe that an explosion aboard a plane in Somalia was likely caused by a small bomb that was placed inside of a laptop, sources familiar with the probe said.A small team of FBI agents has

Body of Italian Student Found in Cairo, Egypt

suprunvitaly/iStock/ThinkStock(CAIRO) -- The body of an Italian student who disappeared in Cairo, Egypt has been found, reports BBC News.Giulio Regeni was found next to a road in the western outskirts of Cairo with clear signs of torture, according to a s

Tens of Thousands Fleeing Aleppo, Syria

Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- A mass exodus is underway in northern Syria in what was once Syria's biggest city.The US non-governmental organization (NGO) Mercy Corps says tens of thousands of civilians are fleeing Aleppo, Syria after days of

US Blames Russia for Syria Peace Talks Collapse

izustun/iStock/ThinkStock(NEW YORK) -- A blunt statement released from the United States on Thursday says Russia and the Syrian regime "have clearly signaled the intention to seek a military solution rather than enable a political one."The Office of the S