Associated Press/Photo by Andres Kudacki

ISIS claims responsibility for New York City attack

International | Plus Osama bin Laden’s diary, Trump’s trip to Asia, and the Great Pyramid’s void
by Mindy Belz
Posted 11/03/17, 01:17 pm

ISLAMIC STATE (ISIS) this morning claimed responsibility for the Tuesday truck attack in lower Manhattan that killed eight people and wounded 12, and the United States should prepare itself for Jihad 3.0, said Pakistan’s former Ambassador to the United States Husain Haqqani.

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Associated Press/Photo by Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press

An American woman, her Canadian husband, and their three children arrived in Canada on Friday night after Pakistani security forces freed them from five years of captivity with the Taliban-affiliated Haqqani network. After arriving at the Toronto airport, Joshua Boyle told reporters their captors raped his wife, Caitlan Coleman, and killed the couple’s infant daughter.

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Associated Press/Photo by David Karp, file

On 9/11 anniversary, a look at Osama bin Laden’s heir

International | Al-Qaeda propaganda promotes the group’s rising leader
by Mindy Belz
Posted 9/11/17, 02:39 pm

AL-QAEDA: On the 16th anniversary of 9/11, al-Qaeda released four messages, one of the most telling a photo of the burning World Trade Center towers showing Hamza bin Laden as a child embedded in the flames.

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