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Manchester Bombing Is Europe's 12th Terrorist Attack Since 2015
The post-concert bombing is the 12th terrorist attack in Western Europe in a little over two years. This coincides with the rise of the Islamic State, which has been linked to most all the attacks.
Poll Shows Increased Support For NATO On Both Sides Of The Atlantic
The uptick in support, especially among U.S. Democrats, comes after the turbulent U.S. presidential race where Donald Trump called NATO "obsolete." He now says it's "no longer obsolete."
Manchester Police Hunt For Answers In Concert Attack
Host David Greene speaks with Guardian reporter Vikram Dodd about Monday night's attack in Manchester, England. At least 22 people died ? including the attacker ? and more than 50 were injured.
Manchester Concert Bombing: What We Know Tuesday
Greater Manchester Police believe Salman Abedi, 22, was the suicide bomber. They also report making at least one related arrest. ISIS has claimed responsibility for the attack.
Many Children Are Among The Dead In Manchester Arena Suicide Attack
What appears to be the deadliest terror attack in Britain since 2005, took place Monday night. An attacker set off a bomb at a concert ? leaving more than 20 people dead and more than 50 injured.
Germany Tries To Root Out Neo-Nazis Inside The Ranks Of Its Military
Two German soldiers with far-right views, accused of plotting the assassination of public figures, sparked a probe of that country's military to see whether it's been infiltrated by the far right.
Examining The Impact The Manchester Attack Will Have On Britain
Britain is no stranger to terror attacks. David Greene talks to David Rennie, Washington bureau chief for The Economist, about the explosion in Manchester, England, that killed 22 people.
Beirut Has Become A Relative Refuge For Members Of The LGBT Community
Over the past year, Lebanon has made strides in the legal battle to decriminalize homosexuality. Speaking at Beirut Pride week, members of the community say there's still a long way to acceptance.
After Meeting Israeli Officials, Trump Talks With Palestinians
President Trump on Tuesday visited Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas in Bethlehem. It's part of Trump's effort to get some momentum for starting an Israeli-Palestinian peace process.
A Palestinian Point Of View On Trump's Attempt At Middle East Peace
David Greene talks to Diana Buttu, former legal adviser to Mahmoud Abbas, about why she's skeptical of President Trump's ability to help Palestinians and Israelis advance toward lasting peace.
Attacker At Manchester Arena Sets Off Deadly Explosive Device
Twenty-two people were killed and 59 injured in an attack at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester. Authorities say one man detonated an improvised explosive device, and was killed in the explosion.
Suicide Attacker Sets Off Bomb After A Concert In Manchester, England
Twenty-two people were killed and 59 injured after a bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England. We hear from some people who were at the arena when the explosion went off.
Morning News Brief: Manchester Blast, Russia Probe, Trump Budget
The latest on the deadly attack at a concert in Manchester, England. Also, new developments in the FBI and congressional probes into Russian meddling and the Trump budget for 2018 is revealed.
Loud Bangs Triggered Rush For The Exit In Deadly Incident At English Concert
Fatalities have been reported after an explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England. 'Everyone just fled," says one concertgoer. "People were just running all over the place."
Reporter: Blast Hit Arena Full Of Young Girls At U.S. Pop Star's Concert
All Things Considered host Audie Cornish speaks to the Financial Times' Andy Bounds about the latest in a deadly incident at an Ariana Grande show in Manchester, England.
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'Bodies scattered about everywhere'
Charlotte Campbell was praying her 15-year-old daughter was alive.
Deadly blast at Ariana Grande concert
At least 19 people are dead and almost 60 injured in what police are treating as a terrorist incident Monday night at Manchester Arena, where pop singer Ariana Grande was performing.
Photos: Manchester concert blast
Local police confirmed that at least 19 people were killed and about 50 were injured after an incident at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England.
Manchester: No stranger to adversity
The city of Manchester, where at least 19 people were killed by a suspected suicide attacker at a music concert Monday night, is no stranger to tragedy.
Donald Trump's many foreign policy flip-flops
President Donald Trump is winning kudos for the start of his nine-day foreign trip.
Trump on tour: Must-see moments
Missed a stop over the weekend? Here's a quick refresher of the US President's first trip abroad.
Trump: 'I never mentioned' Israel to Russians
President Donald Trump sought to rebut claims Monday that he damaged Israeli intelligence capabilities by revealing highly classified information to Russian operatives earlier this month.
Ivanka Trump calls Western Wall visit 'deeply meaningful'
President Donald Trump made history on Monday when he became the first sitting president to visit Jerusalem's Western Wall, one of the holiest sites in Judaism. But the trip was also "deeply meaningful" for daughter Ivanka, who appeared to cry as she visited the wall.
First lady's hand swat a viral sensation
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife, Sara, rolled out the red carpet for President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump at Ben Gurion International Airport Monday morning, but one moment stood out: a flick of the wrist seen 'round the world.
Analysis: Theresa May's UK election slogan backfires
Theresa May tried to rescue her faltering British election campaign on Monday by accusing her opponents of "playing on the fears of elderly and vulnerable people" and dismissing claims that she has broken voters' trust.
Immigrants eye Canada as US deportation fears grow
Pass through the pews of Our Lady of Guadalupe church and you'll get a glimpse of this country's newest immigrants.
Trump's new tune on Islam
President Donald Trump's speech Sunday will likely be met with skepticism and frustration in the Muslim world, according to experts in the Middle East who said his sudden shift in tone on Islam was unconvincing.
Netanyahu demands government ministers attend Trump's arrival
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has demanded his government ministers attend the arrival ceremony of US President Donald Trump on Monday morning after several of them said they were going to skip it, according to the office of one of the ministers.
Freed Chibok girls reunited with families
The 82 Chibok schoolgirls recently released by Boko Haram were reunited with their families Saturday, the Nigerian government says.
Everest's historic 'Hillary Step' has not collapsed, officials say
Authorities in Nepal have denied reports that the famed "Hillary Step" on Mount Everest has collapsed, despite a veteran climber saying he saw it first hand during an ascent last week.
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