Osama bin Laden http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Osama bin Laden en-us Copyright 2015, Deseret News Publishing Company Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:00:01 MST Fri, 30 Jan 2015 09:11:57 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Study shows Sikhs in America are still victims of misunderstanding and prejudice http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620478/Study-shows-Sikhs-in-America-are-still-victims-of-misunderstanding-and-prejudice.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620478/Study-shows-Sikhs-in-America-are-still-victims-of-misunderstanding-and-prejudice.html Because of their south Asian heritage and traditional turbans, Sikh males in America continue to be subjected to prejudice,... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 06:45:00 MST Most Americans are clueless about Sikhs http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620429/Most-Americans-are-clueless-about-Sikhs.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620429/Most-Americans-are-clueless-about-Sikhs.html Most Americans know little or nothing about Sikhs and many mistake the turban-wearing faithful for Muslims, a new survey shows. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 17:45:00 MST US drone strikes resume in Yemen despite turmoil http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765667195/US-drone-strikes-resume-in-Yemen-despite-turmoil.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765667195/US-drone-strikes-resume-in-Yemen-despite-turmoil.html A U.S. drone strike targeted al-Qaida in Yemen on Monday, signaling Washington's determination to keep fighting the militants... Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:50:41 MST Prosecutor: Bombings defendant was top Osama bin Laden aide http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666895/Prosecutor-Bombings-defendant-was-top-Osama-bin-Laden-aide.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666895/Prosecutor-Bombings-defendant-was-top-Osama-bin-Laden-aide.html A man charged in the deadly 1998 bombings of two U.S. embassies in Africa was a top aide to Osama bin Laden in the early days... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 11:54:40 MST Appeals court upholds life sentence for bin Laden secretary http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666841/Appeals-court-upholds-life-sentence-for-bin-Laden-secretary.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666841/Appeals-court-upholds-life-sentence-for-bin-Laden-secretary.html A federal appeals court on Wednesday upheld the life sentence for Osama bin Laden's one-time secretary after his conviction... Wed, 21 Jan 2015 14:39:59 MST The State of the Union: Rethinking the big speech that isn't so big anymore http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666501/The-State-of-the-Union-Rethinking-the-big-speech-that-isnt-so-big-anymore.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666501/The-State-of-the-Union-Rethinking-the-big-speech-that-isnt-so-big-anymore.html The State of the Union just isn't what it used to be. Sure, the pageantry and theatrics of the annual presidential address... Fri, 16 Jan 2015 11:45:39 MST AFP photographer shot at Pakistan anti-Charlie Hebdo protest http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666477/AFP-photographer-shot-at-Pakistan-anti-Charlie-Hebdo-protest.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666477/AFP-photographer-shot-at-Pakistan-anti-Charlie-Hebdo-protest.html A rally by Pakistani students against a French satirical weekly's latest publication of a Prophet Muhammad cartoon turned... Fri, 16 Jan 2015 10:17:41 MST Yemen's al-Qaida claims Paris attack, vows more violence http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666286/Yemens-al-Qaida-claims-Paris-attack-vows-more-violence.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666286/Yemens-al-Qaida-claims-Paris-attack-vows-more-violence.html Yemen's al-Qaida branch on Wednesday claimed responsibility for last week's massacre at a Paris satirical newspaper, with one... Wed, 14 Jan 2015 06:55:00 MST France hunts suspect, prepares for mass anti-terrorism rally http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665973/France-hunts-suspect-prepares-for-mass-anti-terrorism-rally.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665973/France-hunts-suspect-prepares-for-mass-anti-terrorism-rally.html France vowed to combat terrorism with "a cry for freedom" in a giant rally for unity Sunday after a three-day spree of... Sat, 10 Jan 2015 13:45:01 MST France hunts suspect, braces for new terrorist attacks http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665957/France-hunts-suspect-braces-for-new-terrorist-attacks.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665957/France-hunts-suspect-braces-for-new-terrorist-attacks.html France's government urged the nation to remain vigilant Saturday, as thousands of security forces try to thwart new attacks... Sat, 10 Jan 2015 10:40:23 MST Al-Qaida member in Yemen says group directed Paris attack http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665906/Al-Qaida-member-in-Yemen-says-group-directed-Paris-attack.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665906/Al-Qaida-member-in-Yemen-says-group-directed-Paris-attack.html Al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula directed the attack against the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris "as... Fri, 09 Jan 2015 15:32:42 MST Al-Qaida in Yemen urges local and international jihad http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665903/Al-Qaida-in-Yemen-urges-local-and-international-jihad.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665903/Al-Qaida-in-Yemen-urges-local-and-international-jihad.html Al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula, suspected of having ties to the attackers in Paris, has been the most active of the terror... Fri, 09 Jan 2015 15:30:10 MST Libyan charged in 1998 US embassy bombings dies http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665450/Libyan-charged-in-1998-US-embassy-bombings-dies.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665450/Libyan-charged-in-1998-US-embassy-bombings-dies.html Fifteen years after allegedly helping al-Qaida plot the 1998 bombings of U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania, Abu Anas... Sat, 03 Jan 2015 11:04:57 MST MH370 relatives view Indonesia crash with empathy, and envy http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665332/MH370-relatives-view-Indonesia-crash-with-empathy-and-envy.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665332/MH370-relatives-view-Indonesia-crash-with-empathy-and-envy.html Images of bodies and wreckage floating in Indonesian waters gave relatives of those lost aboard AirAsia Flight 8501 anguish... Thu, 01 Jan 2015 09:03:45 MST US off war footing at year's end, but wars go on http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665218/US-off-war-footing-at-years-end-but-wars-go-on.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665218/US-off-war-footing-at-years-end-but-wars-go-on.html Taking America off a permanent war footing is proving harder than President Barack Obama may have suggested. Tue, 30 Dec 2014 11:02:05 MST Major militant attacks in Pakistan in recent years http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664399/Major-militant-attacks-in-Pakistan-in-recent-years.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664399/Major-militant-attacks-in-Pakistan-in-recent-years.html Pakistan has been gripped by an insurgency for more than a decade, an internal war with the Taliban and other radical groups... Tue, 16 Dec 2014 07:42:07 MST Yemen's al-Qaida blames Obama for hostage deaths http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664121/Yemens-al-Qaida-blames-Obama-for-hostage-deaths.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664121/Yemens-al-Qaida-blames-Obama-for-hostage-deaths.html A top al-Qaida leader in Yemen on Thursday blamed U.S. President Barack Obama for the recent deaths of two hostages, an... Thu, 11 Dec 2014 08:40:51 MST CIA battles Senate Democrats over torture report http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664120/CIA-battles-Senate-Democrats-over-torture-report.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664120/CIA-battles-Senate-Democrats-over-torture-report.html The CIA and several of its past leaders are stepping up a campaign to discredit a five-year Senate investigation into the... Thu, 11 Dec 2014 07:48:40 MST Delays plague Hillary Clinton's State Dept. files http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664089/Delays-plague-Hillary-Clintons-State-Dept-files.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664089/Delays-plague-Hillary-Clintons-State-Dept-files.html The State Department has failed to turn over government documents covering Hillary Rodham Clinton's tenure as secretary of... Wed, 10 Dec 2014 13:05:39 MST CIA report casts new pall over 'Zero Dark Thirty' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664093/CIA-report-casts-new-pall-over-Zero-Dark-Thirty.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664093/CIA-report-casts-new-pall-over-Zero-Dark-Thirty.html The damning Senate Intelligence Committee report on post-9/11 interrogation techniques has cast a new pall over the 2012 film... Wed, 10 Dec 2014 12:57:48 MST US, NATO end Afghan combat command after 13 years http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663882/US-NATO-end-Afghan-combat-command-after-13-years.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663882/US-NATO-end-Afghan-combat-command-after-13-years.html The U.S. and NATO closed their combat command in Afghanistan on Monday, more than 13 years after invading the country in the... Mon, 08 Dec 2014 06:55:00 MST Pakistan says top al-Qaida militant killed in raid http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663814/Pakistan-says-top-al-Qaida-militant-killed-in-raid.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663814/Pakistan-says-top-al-Qaida-militant-killed-in-raid.html Pakistani soldiers killed a top al-Qaida operative Saturday who was indicted in the U.S. for his alleged involvement in a... Sat, 06 Dec 2014 12:38:52 MST Kerry asks Feinstein to consider CIA report timing http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663819/Kerry-asks-Feinstein-to-consider-CIA-report-timing.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663819/Kerry-asks-Feinstein-to-consider-CIA-report-timing.html Secretary of State John Kerry has asked Sen. Dianne Feinstein to "consider" the timing of the expected release of a... Sat, 06 Dec 2014 08:41:39 MST US relationship with Pakistan wary but improving http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663758/US-relationship-with-Pakistan-wary-but-improving.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663758/US-relationship-with-Pakistan-wary-but-improving.html The U.S. has carried out a series of airstrikes in recent days against some of Pakistan's most wanted militants hiding in a... Fri, 05 Dec 2014 08:17:42 MST Al-Qaida in Yemen denounces Islamic State group http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663065/Al-Qaida-in-Yemen-denounces-Islamic-State-group.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663065/Al-Qaida-in-Yemen-denounces-Islamic-State-group.html Yemen's al-Qaida branch on Friday denounced the Islamic State group for declaring a caliphate on territory it seized in Syria... Fri, 21 Nov 2014 07:45:39 MST My view: Veterans deserve your service http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615579/Veterans-deserve-your-service.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615579/Veterans-deserve-your-service.html The immediate aftermath of Veterans Day and all the related media commentary is a good time for reflection on our military... Mon, 17 Nov 2014 22:23:51 MST Istanbul rattled by signs of Islamic State support http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765661172/Istanbul-rattled-by-signs-of-Islamic-State-support.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765661172/Istanbul-rattled-by-signs-of-Islamic-State-support.html Istanbul University student Aysegul Korkut is outraged by the images coming out of Syria. But these days the Islamic State... Tue, 14 Oct 2014 08:45:55 MDT Tales from the Clinton White House http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660950/Tales-from-the-Clinton-White-House.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660950/Tales-from-the-Clinton-White-House.html Behind the scenes in Bill Clinton's White House, drawn from long-restricted papers released Friday from his presidency Fri, 10 Oct 2014 20:26:14 MDT New polio cases in Pakistan edge closer to record http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660552/New-polio-cases-in-Pakistan-edge-closer-to-record.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660552/New-polio-cases-in-Pakistan-edge-closer-to-record.html Pakistan has registered seven new polio cases, raising the number of those affected by the crippling disease this year to 194... Fri, 03 Oct 2014 00:00:00 MDT Saudi overhaul reshapes Islam's holiest city Mecca http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660498/Saudi-overhaul-reshapes-Islams-holiest-city-Mecca.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660498/Saudi-overhaul-reshapes-Islams-holiest-city-Mecca.html Now the market and the homes of Mecca are gone. Monumental luxury hotel towers crowd around the Grand Mosque where the Kaaba... Wed, 01 Oct 2014 12:30:00 MDT Al-Qaida leader warns of revenge for airstrikes http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660412/Al-Qaida-leader-warns-of-revenge-for-airstrikes.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660412/Al-Qaida-leader-warns-of-revenge-for-airstrikes.html The leader of al-Qaida's Syria affiliate vowed Sunday that his group would "use all possible means" to fight back against... Sun, 28 Sep 2014 16:30:00 MDT White House: Holder resigning as attorney general http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660203/White-House-Holder-resigning-as-attorney-general.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660203/White-House-Holder-resigning-as-attorney-general.html Eric Holder, who served as the public face of the Obama administration's legal fight against terrorism and pushed to make the... Thu, 25 Sep 2014 10:01:43 MDT GOP uses terror threat against Dems in campaign http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660171/GOP-uses-terror-threat-against-Dems-in-campaign.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660171/GOP-uses-terror-threat-against-Dems-in-campaign.html The recurring image in the latest Republican campaign ads is a lone militant walking across a barren land with the black... Wed, 24 Sep 2014 07:51:18 MDT Jihadi ideologue calls for freeing British hostage http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659964/Jihadi-ideologue-calls-for-freeing-British-hostage.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659964/Jihadi-ideologue-calls-for-freeing-British-hostage.html A renowned jihadi ideologue on Saturday urged the Islamic State group to release British aid worker Alan Henning, saying... Sat, 20 Sep 2014 00:00:00 MDT Glossary of extremists in Mideast and Africa http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659911/Glossary-of-extremists-in-Mideast-and-Africa.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659911/Glossary-of-extremists-in-Mideast-and-Africa.html nt Barack Obama presses ahead with his campaign to diminish and eventually defeat Islamic State group extremists in Iraq and... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:52:43 MDT Charles Krauthammer: The jihadi logic http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611261/The-jihadi-logic.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611261/The-jihadi-logic.html [ISIS knows] we always win the battles but they are convinced that, as war drags on, we lose heart and go home. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 20:45:00 MDT NYC's Sept. 11 museum gets 1 millionth visitor http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659784/NYCs-Sept-11-museum-gets-1-millionth-visitor.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659784/NYCs-Sept-11-museum-gets-1-millionth-visitor.html The museum at the site of the 9/11 attacks in New York has gotten its 1 millionth visitor just under four months after... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:45:41 MDT Michael Gerson: Basis of skepticism in Obama's careful war http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610779/Basis-of-skepticism-in-Obamas-careful-war.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610779/Basis-of-skepticism-in-Obamas-careful-war.html Suffice it to say, the American campaign in Iraq and Syria will take years and hit major obstacles. It is one thing to have a... Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:19:22 MDT Across the years, Obama's 9/11 message varies http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659450/Across-the-years-Obamas-911-message-varies.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659450/Across-the-years-Obamas-911-message-varies.html Thu, 11 Sep 2014 07:45:00 MDT Michael Gerson: It's time to carry the fight to the enemy http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610542/Its-time-to-carry-the-fight-to-the-enemy.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610542/Its-time-to-carry-the-fight-to-the-enemy.html I don't really care what Obama calls the global campaign against this enemy, as long as he is truly determined to "defeat... Mon, 08 Sep 2014 19:10:00 MDT Al-Qaida leader says it has expanded into India http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659118/Al-Qaida-leader-says-it-has-expanded-into-India.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659118/Al-Qaida-leader-says-it-has-expanded-into-India.html Promising to "storm your barricades with cars packed with gunpowder," al-Qaida announced Thursday it had created an Indian... Thu, 04 Sep 2014 08:32:58 MDT President Bill Clinton papers: Bin Laden, Haiti and Supreme Court http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765657014/President-Bill-Clinton-papers-Bin-Laden-Haiti-and-Supreme-Court.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765657014/President-Bill-Clinton-papers-Bin-Laden-Haiti-and-Supreme-Court.html President Bill Clinton asked advisers for more information on Osama bin Laden in 1998 after flagging a newspaper story,... Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:35:31 MDT Government to release more Clinton White House records http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656860/Government-to-release-more-Clinton-White-House-records.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656860/Government-to-release-more-Clinton-White-House-records.html The National Archives said Wednesday it will release previously restricted records from the Clinton White House on Supreme... Wed, 16 Jul 2014 13:03:58 MDT Feds: Terror support defendant a risk to reoffend http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656769/Feds-Terror-support-defendant-a-risk-to-reoffend.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656769/Feds-Terror-support-defendant-a-risk-to-reoffend.html Authorities are worried that a British citizen facing sentencing for supporting terrorists in Afghanistan will return to the... Tue, 15 Jul 2014 14:46:46 MDT Hamblin & Peterson: Turning the clock back to the 7th century in Iraq? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606770/Turning-the-clock-back-to-the-7th-century-in-Iraq.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606770/Turning-the-clock-back-to-the-7th-century-in-Iraq.html The "Islamic State in Iraq and Syria" is seeking to revive the ancient Islamic "caliphate." What is the background for this... Sat, 12 Jul 2014 15:57:58 MDT Benghazi case unfolds against political backdrop http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765655960/Benghazi-case-unfolds-against-political-backdrop.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765655960/Benghazi-case-unfolds-against-political-backdrop.html The first prosecution arising from the Benghazi attacks is playing out in the federal courthouse blocks from both the White... Sun, 29 Jun 2014 17:14:48 MDT