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An illustration of a nuclear bomb exploding in a city.

People are stockpiling special pills to guard against radioactive fallout — but here’s what you actually need in a nuclear survival kit

People anxious about a North Korean or terrorist nuclear attack are buying up potassium iodide pills, but the supplement has an extremely limited use.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks at a NATO event in Jerusalem.

Israel claims it has prevented ‘several dozen major terrorist attacks’ in Europe — some involving planes

Benjamin Netanyahu made the claim of Israel's intelligence services during a meeting with a NATO ambassador in Jerusalem.
US ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley speaks during a brief press availability at United Nations headquarters, January 2, 2018 in New York City. She discussed protests in Iran and the North Korea nuclear threat.

Nikki Haley accuses Pakistan of playing ‘double game’ with the US, vows to withhold $255 million in aid

President Trump blasted Pakistan in a series of tweets on Monday, accusing the country of taking US aid while providing "safe haven" to terrorists.
An illustration showing the logos of internet companies in front of an ISIS flag.

UK threatens to tax ‘ruthless profiteers’ Facebook and Google if they don’t do more to combat extremism

"If they continue to be less than co-operative, we should look at things like tax as a way of incentivis­ing them or compensating for their inaction."
Police officers stand guard on London Bridge immediately after a terror attack in June 2017.

The government refuses to say whether Brexit will further expose the UK to terror attacks

Officials would not provide the Intelligence and Security Committee of parliament with a formal account of the national security risks of leaving the EU.
An ISIS militant carrying the group's flag through Raqqa, Syria, in 2014.

A New York woman accused of sending bitcoin to ISIS could spend 90 years in prison

Zoobia Shahnaz is accused of spending $62,000 on cryptocurrencies and wiring money to ISIS through shell companies.
A screenshot taken from surveillance footage inside the subway station where an explosion occurred on Monday, December 11, 2017.

The NYC subway bombing suspect made his first court appearance from his hospital bed

Akayed Ullah, accused of the New York City subway bombing, appeared in court Wednesday from his hospital bed as a federal magistrate judge read him his charges.
An armored police truck outside of the New York Port Authority on Monday following a botched NYC subway explosion.

A terrorist attacked New York City’s subway with a nail bomb — here’s how the devices work and why his didn’t

Monday's botched terror attack involved a pipe bomb surrounded by nails and screws. Such explosive devices can shoot metal fragments at speeds of 2,000 mph.
Donald Trump.

Conservatives are up in arms about ‘chain migration’, how they say the NYC bombing suspect entered the US — here’s how it work...

An attempted suicide bombing in New York City sparked a fresh wave of condemnation for family-sponsored immigration, which allowed the suspect to enter the US.

The New York bombing suspect wrote ‘Trump, you failed to protect your nation’ on Facebook right before the attack, feds say

Federal prosecutors charged Akayed Ullah on Tuesday with terrorism offenses and using a weapon of mass destruction.