NEW YORK, May 18- A federal judge on Thursday dismissed two lawsuits seeking to hold Facebook Inc liable for supporting terrorist groups by letting them use its social media platform to further their goals, including violence against Jews. District Judge Nicholas Garaufis in Brooklyn dismissed a $3 billion damages lawsuit by relatives of American victims of...
NEW YORK, May 18- A federal judge on Thursday dismissed two lawsuits accusing Facebook Inc of supporting terrorist groups by letting them use its social media platform to further their aims, including violence against Jews. District Judge Nicholas Garaufis in Brooklyn dismissed a lawsuit brought on behalf of roughly 20,000 Israeli citizens and a lawsuit by...
U.S. and European officials will discuss plans to broaden a U.S. ban on in-flight laptops and tablets to include planes from Europe.
John McLaughlin, former acting director of Central Intelligence, weighs in on President Trump admitting, in a series of tweets, to have revealed information to Russian officials during a meeting at the White House.
Chad Sweet, Chertoff Group co-founder and former DHS press secretary, discusses the reports that President Trump revealed classified information to Russian officials as well as the environment for high-level leaks within the White House.
MOGADISHU, May 7- An al Shabaab chief, Moalim Osman Abdi Badil, and three fighters were killed in fighting in Lower Shabelle region on Friday, Somalia's information minister said in a statement on Sunday. A U.S. Navy SEAL was killed and two troops wounded in a raid on Friday on an al Shabaab militant compound in what appeared to be the first U.S. combat death in the...
Truck owners and truck rental agencies in the U.S. must be "vigilant" about the increasing frequency of "ramming attacks" by terrorists using vehicles as killing machines, according to a new Transportation Security Administration report.
Migrants become commodities in Libya and sold into exploitation and slavery, a UN agency says.
Timing was a major factor in Expedia's first-quarter earnings miss, Expedia CEO Dara Khosrowshahi tells CNBC.
British police said that they had thwarted an active plot in London's second major security operation in the space of a few hours.
British police said on Thursday a man carrying knives had been arrested on Whitehall, and was being detained under anti-terrorism laws.
*Le Pen turns fire on Macron over Islamist terrorism. *Macron favorite to win May 7 runoff against Le Pen. Le Pen, 48, has also touted her pledges to suspend the EU's open-border agreement on France's frontiers, and to expel foreigners who are on the watch lists of intelligence services, as the right response to a series of Islamist attacks in France.
One Paris police officer was murdered and two others wounded on Thursday by a man allegedly loyal to ISIS.
*Candidates Le Pen and Fillon declare tough lines. *Poll: Macron on 24 pct; Le Pen 21.5; Fillon 20: Melenchon 19.5. Le Pen- narrowly trailing frontrunner Emmanuel Macron in opinion polls- said she would take steps to beat "Islamist terrorism" if elected, including introducing tougher immigration and border controls.
CNBC's Wilfred Frost reports on how the outcome of the French election will likely impact markets, yields and Brexit.
The man who shot dead a French policeman in an Islamist militant attack had served time for armed assaults on law enforcement officers; police sources.
CNBC's Wilfred Frost talks to Michael Stothard, FT Paris correspondent, about the terror attack in Paris and its impact on the upcoming election in France where centrist independent Emanuel Macron is just ahead of far right leader Marine Le Pen.
Noted French journalist Christian Malard weighs in on how the deadly shooting in Paris could influence this weekend’s presidential election.
Marine Le Pen has urged the government to immediately restore state borders after a suspected terror attack in Paris, according to a Reuters report.
Paris is a city on edge following a deadly shooting there ahead of this weekend’s presidential election.