September 18, 2017

Mediator who brokered Boko Haram deal to release Chibok girls is UNHCR’s 2017 Nansen Refugee Award winner

UNHCR/Rahima Gambo(NEW YORK) — Zannah Mustapha, the Nigerian mediator who brokered a deal for the release of dozens of Chibok schoolgirls captured by Boko Haram, has […]
September 18, 2017

UK terror threat lowered after second man arrested in London Underground attack

iStock/Thinkstock(LONDON) — Britain's terrorist threat level has been lowered from "critical" to "severe" after police arrested a second man in connection with Friday's terror attack on […]
September 18, 2017

‘Narcos’ location scout found shot dead in Mexico

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — A filming location scout for the Netflix series Narcos was found shot dead in farmlands near Mexico City last week, according to Mexico's […]
September 18, 2017

Four Boston College students attacked with acid in France; police say incident not terror-related

Anne-Christine Poujoulat/AFP/Getty Images(MARSEILLE, France) — The four American women attacked in Marseille, France with hydrochloric acid by a woman early Sunday are students at Boston College, […]