Tagged: city

ISIS wiping ancient city off map

In a fusion of zealous iconoclasm and cynical propaganda the militants of Islamic State have destroyed one of the most treasured artifacts of the ancient Near East. Its ongoing assault on the ruins of Palmyra,...

3 people killed, city official says; gunman also dead

Story highlights Witness: Three people ran into my store, hollering that someone was shooting at them Witnesses describe gunfire at recruiting center; Navy reports shooting at separate building Police tweet that “active shooter situation” is...