• ABCOfficials open terror investigation in Paris vehicle collision

    A vehicle carrying two gas canisters, two handguns and one Kalashnikov collided with a police car near the Champs-Elysées in Paris around 3:40 p.m. local time today, and the incident is being investigated as an act of terror, the Paris prosecutor’s office confirmed to ABC News. The 31-year-old driver of the white Renault Mégane set his car on fire before Read more...

  • BBC NewsGoogle pledge to tackle YouTube terror videos

    Google has unveiled four measures it will use to tackle the spread of terror-related material online. Among the measures it is deploying will be smarter software that can spot extremist material and greater use of human experts to vet content.It said terrorism was an “attack on open societies” and tackling its influence was a critical challenge. It said it had Read more...

  • The IndependentFinsbury Park terror attack: Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn receive very different reactions on mosque visit, video shows

    Senior politicians have attended the scene of a terror attack targeting Muslims in London.  Both Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn visited the Finsbury Park Mosque to offer support to the community in the wake of the van rampage.  However, reactions to their visits differed widely, with the Prime Minister being heckled by onlookers who referenced her initial delay in visiting Read more...

  • ABCThe Latest: Man arrested on suspicion of terror offenses

    The Latest on a van plowing into a crowd outside a London mosque (all times local): 8:30 p.m. The United States says it “strongly condemns” an attack near a mosque in London and that the attack appears to have targeted Muslim worshippers. State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert says the U.S. stands with the U.K. and is ready to provide any Read more...

  • Voice of AmericaGoogle Outlines Steps to Fight Extremist Content

    Google says it is stepping up its efforts to identify and remove videos related to terrorism and violent extremist content, particularly on its YouTube platform. “While we and others have worked for years to identify and remove content that violates our policies,” Google said, “the uncomfortable truth is that we, as an industry, must acknowledge that more needs to be Read more...

  • The Wall Street JournalVan Plows Into Crowd Near London Mosque in Suspected Terror Attack

    LONDON—Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday vowed to crack down on extremism of all kinds, trying to soothe Muslim fears after a driver rammed a van into a crowd of worshipers in what police were treating as the latest in a string of terrorist attacks. Witnesses described a scene of mayhem, saying the driver appeared to deliberately steer a white Read more...

  • The GuardianImam praised for protecting Finsbury Park suspect from crowd

    In the chaos and terror of the moment, events might have taken an even darker turn. Outside the Muslim Welfare Centre, three men wrestled to the ground the driver of a van which had ploughed into people leaving the mosque. Amid confusion, distress and anger, a crowd gathered. Fists and feet struck out. Suddenly a voice shouted: “No one touch Read more...

  • The GuardianFinsbury Park terror attack: 'Every bit as sickening' as previous attacks, says Theresa May – latest updates

    Prime minister praises members of public who detained attacker after van strikes pedestrians, killing one, in Seven Sisters RoadFull report: witness says driver shouted, ‘I want to kill all Muslims’What we know so farOne of London’s most diverse neighbourhoodsHave you been affected by the attack? 12.32pm BST 12.25pm BST Here’s a visual guide to how the attack unfolded: Related: How Read more...

  • The Huffington PostGoogle Launches Effort To Remove Terrorist And Extremist Content From YouTube

    (Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s Google will implement more measures to identify and remove terrorist or violent extremist content on its video-sharing platform YouTube, the company said in a blog post on Sunday.Google said it would take a tougher position on videos containing supremacist or inflammatory religious content by issuing a warning and not monetizing or recommending them for user endorsements, Read more...

  • The Huffington PostGoogle Launches Effort To Remove Terrorist And Extremist Content From YouTube

    (Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s Google will implement more measures to identify and remove terrorist or violent extremist content on its video-sharing platform YouTube, the company said in a blog post on Sunday. Google said it would take a tougher position on videos containing supremacist or inflammatory religious content by issuing a warning and not monetizing or recommending them for user Read more...