Lori Hinnant
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Ramadan toll shows ISIS in pitched recruiting race
by Lori Hinnant - June 13, 2017 - 5:02am
Its strongholds in Iraq and Syria slipping from its grasp, the Islamic State group threatened to make this year's Ramadan a bloody one at home and abroad.
Ex-Gitmo inmate among 6 detained from French jihadi network
by Lori Hinnant - May 31, 2017 - 12:00am
A French judicial source says a former Guantanamo Bay inmate is among six people from an alleged jihadi recruiting network linked to the Islamic State group who have been detained.
Report: Islamic State group's 'business model' near collapse
by Lori Hinnant - February 18, 2017 - 9:38am
The Islamic State group is hemorrhaging money with every piece of territory it loses, according to a new analysis that found that the group's "business model" is on the path to failure.
Prosecutor: French teacher lied about IS attack claim
by Lori Hinnant - December 14, 2015 - 3:31pm
A preschool teacher who claimed to have been attacked by a masked assailant invoking Islamic State made up the story, French prosecutors said yesterday.
Official says 3rd Bataclan attacker identified
by Lori Hinnant - December 9, 2015 - 1:27am
A French legal official says the third attacker at the Bataclan concert hall has been identified as a man from the eastern city of Strasbourg who left for Syria in 2013.
France's most-wanted widow in interview with Islamic State
by Lori Hinnant - February 13, 2015 - 1:00am
The Islamic State group published what it described as an interview with the widow of the French gunman who attacked a kosher supermarket and a police officer in Paris last month, claiming for the first time that...
French climate envoy sees hope in low oil prices
by Lori Hinnant - January 2, 2015 - 2:47am
Low oil prices could paradoxically help the world reach an international agreement to fight global warming, according to the French ambassador charged with organizing a key climate conference in Paris.
Europeans have prominent role in beheading video
by Lori Hinnant - November 19, 2014 - 3:06am
The cold-eyed militants lined up behind their victims in the latest Islamic State video appear to come from outside the Middle East, including one from France and possibly two from Britain, as the extremist group...
How 2 French girls were lured to jihad online
by Lori Hinnant - October 11, 2014 - 2:05am
On the day she left for Syria, Sahra strode along the train platform with two bulky schoolbags slung over her shoulder. In a grainy image caught on security camera, the French teen tucks her hair into a headsca...
Western Muslims, troubled, rally against extremism
by Lori Hinnant - September 28, 2014 - 2:16am
In tweets, in street gatherings and in open letters, moderate Muslims around the world are insisting that Islamic State extremists don't speak for their religion. Many are also frustrated that anyone might think...
Free rides to combat pollution in France, Belgium
by Lori Hinnant - March 16, 2014 - 2:05am
Air pollution that has turned Paris skies a murky yellow and shrouded much of Belgium in smog for days forced drivers to slow down and gave a free ride Friday to millions in both countries who use public transp...
Harsh treatment of Roma in France draws scrutiny
by Lori Hinnant - September 26, 2013 - 5:35am
France's treatment of thousands of Roma migrants who have been expelled to Eastern Europe came under new scrutiny yesterday from the European Commission and a leading rights group, after France's top security official...
Retirement tests if Beckham built lasting brand
by Lori Hinnant - May 21, 2013 - 11:20am
David Beckham's pecs are at least as much a part of his brand as his kick; his brand of shoes ultimately more lucrative than the game he's giving up. Listed as the world's highest-earning athlete for 2013, Beckham's...
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