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A Tennessee man was found guilty on Thursday of plotting in 2015 to round up a militia and burn down a mosque, school and cafeteria in the upstate New York community of Islamberg, which is home to a mostly Muslim population, prosecutors said.
... said Maxine Jones, a Florida State University professor of African-American history, who co-authored an account of the massacre for the Florida Legislature in 1993. While the fear of black-on-white violence had been stoked across the South since ...

A man who allegedly plotted to carry out an attack "in the style of Dylann Roof" has been arrested - but not charged under any terrorism laws.
The horrific suicide attack at a Sufi shrine in Sehwan in Pakistan's Sindh province that killed at least 80 people, underscores fears about the Islamic State gaining strength in the country.

A former Eastern Washington University student gave a current student and the EWU police quite a scare when he threatened a Valentine's Day massacre via an anonymous social media post. The student, who left the school in 2015 and now lives on the ...
24 civilians were killed in Al-Bab on Thursday as the Turkish army and Turkish Airforce continued their three-month long bombardment on the eastern Aleppo city.
Friday marks the annual workout known as the St. Valentine's Day massacre, one of two themed workouts strength and conditioning coach Mickey Marotti designs each year.
In addition to purchasing the weapons, Marquez pleaded guilty to conspiring with Farook to draft earlier mass killing plots targeting a community college and a gridlocked Southern California freeway.
Stockholm - A former Syrian rebel who took part in the mass killing of seven captured Syrian soldiers in 2012 was sentenced to life in prison in Sweden, where he had traveled and applied for asylum, officials announced on Thursday.
Shortly after the massacre in 2009 Ms Lin was interviewed on 60 Minutes. "I was really devastated, I couldn't believe what was happening," she said.
Seventy-five years ago, 21 Australian nurses and one civilian woman were massacred by Japanese soldiers on a small beach on Bangka Island, near Sumatra, Indonesia.
4th quarter loss was driven by a charge related to a prior year adverse reserve development. Nonetheless, capital returns are a big catalyst for AIG.
Inderjit Singh Reyat waits outside the BC Supreme Court in 2010. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Darryl Dyck). (Newser) - After two decades behind bars and a year in a halfway house, the only person ever convicted in the 1985 bombing of Air India Flight ...
The Court of Appeals affirms that the evidence against Datu Sajid Islam Ampatuan is not strong enough to deny his right to bail.

Post apocalyptic wasteland. Gas-guzzling muscle cars. Sweaty, greasy tough guys. Violence. guns. Flesh-eating man-monsters. You know the drill.
Seventy-five years after 22 Australian nurses were shot on Bangka Island by Japanese soldiers, families and friends are set to visit the spot of the massacre.
Presidential Counselor Kellyanne Conway, who concocted a "Bowling Green massacre" to justify Donald Trump's Muslim travel ban, exits a car on January 19, ...
Los Angeles (AFP) - The man accused of buying the weapons used in the San Bernardino terror attack has admitted his involvement in the massacre, authorities said Tuesday. Enrique Marquez, 25, purchased the assault rifles used by his longtime friend ...
Los Angeles: The man accused of buying the weapons used in the San Bernardino terror attack has admitted his involvement in the massacre, authorities said Tuesday. Enrique Marquez, 25, purchased the assault rifles used by his longtime friend Syed ...
He faces charges of killing 39 people, as well as "membership of an armed terrorist organization" and "attempting to destroy the constitutional order.
DUNKIRK - The Blackfeet Community College recently commemorated the Baker massacre of 1870 with a ceremony and a 70-mile tribute horseback ride led by Terrance LaFromboise.
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - Mike McCarty remembers well growing up in Waveland, Indiana in the 1970's. "There was nothing to be scared of," Mike recalled.
February 25th marks the 23rd commemoration of the Ibrahim mosque massacre in Hebron. This year's commemoration coincides with Israel's unprecedented escalation in seizing Palestinian land in the West Bank for settlement expansion.
A night to forget for Barcelona and Luis Enrique. The Blaugrana boss surprisingly selected Andre Gomes in midfield away to Paris Saint-Germain and saw his side swept away by the French champions in a devastating defeat.
Jamaatul Ahrar, a faction of Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), claimed responsibility for a deadly bomb attack that shook the cultural capital of the country yesterday.
It is St Valentine's Day today, but in the political world nobody is sure if February 14th is going to be marked by cosying up .
Another shows Kellyanne Conway holding a pink heart reading, "My love for you is as real as the Bowling Green massacre." "President" Steve Bannon's card asks "Will you be mein" and Ivanka Trump's card insists, "My father and I are just friends.
Adviser Kellyanne Conway spoke a week earlier about a Bowling Green "massacre" that didn't take place, correcting herself when she was called out on the error.
Sportscaster and Boston Bruins announcer Jack Edwards jabbed Kellyanne Conway, mocking the White House counselor's references to the non-existent "Bowling Green massacre." Edwards dropped the criticism into his routine banter during a hockey ...
LINCOLN PARK - The garage might be gone, the building razed, the address eliminated, but the St. Valentine's Day massacre continues to transfix Chicagoans and mark our shared history. There's almost as little actually known for certain about the ...
As the U.S.-led war in Afghanistan extends into its third presidential administration, the United Nations and local residents say that American forces appear to have waged another mass killing of civilians, this time in the Sangin District of Helmand ...
Love may be in the air on Saint Valentine's Day but authorities in Australia, Malaysia and Singapore warned on Monday of a growth in online scams cheating lonely people out of their savings.
Adviser Kellyanne Conway spoke a week earlier about a Bowling Green "massacre" that didn't take place, correcting herself when she was called out on the error.
"The Walking Dead" returned to AMC last night for the second half of its initially-soul-crushing seventh season, and a handful of noteworthy things happened.
Valentine's day massacre. Published: 14th February 2017 04:00 AM |. Last Updated: 14th February 2017 12:50 AM | A+A A- |. In 1929, gang leaders in Chicago observed Valentine's day, not with roses and chocolates, but with guns and bullets.
About $18 million in donations found its way into campaign coffers in South Carolina during the 2016 election cycle, according to the Center For Responsive Politics (CRP).
In what has since been tagged as the "St. Valentine's Day massacre," four killers from Al "Scarface" Capone's gang, disguised as police officers, entered the building from where his rival gangster Bugs Moran ruled Chicago's North Side.
the suspect in a New Year's Day nightclub bombing in Istanbul, which killed 39 people and wounded 65, said he is a member of Islamic State and asked to be given the death sentence, Turkish media reported Monday.
Watching Question Time in the House of Representatives on Tuesday was, for me, as alarming as it was tragic. Mark Butler, Labor's Shadow Minister for the Environment, asked the PM a question on the supply of electricity in NSW.
Jakarta: "Guess you will be thinking I've gone up in smoke. There is plenty of it about," Australian Army nurse Kath Neuss quipped in a letter dated February 6, 1942.
This weekend marked the third anniversary of the sinkhole that consumed several cars at the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Kentucky.
In a note, he refers to the possibility as "The St. Valentine's Day massacre," a homage to the 1929 gangland murder of seven men in a garage in the Lincoln Park neighborhood on Chicago's North Side.
More new pictures of the Joshua Tree massacre were on the web blog "Here are some new pictures of the Joshua Tree massacre on Pierce Ferry and Greggs Hideout (Antares on the other side of Pierce Ferry.) They're done drilling ...
As mass killer Robert Xie begins his life sentences for murder, his wife insists he is innocent and was set-up by police. Xie will die in jail after he was given five life sentences for the Lin family massacre in 2009. The 53-year-old showed no emotion ...
(KUTV) Nearly a hundred people gathered at the Zion Lutheran Church in Salt Lake City Sunday to remember the lives affected in the Trolley Square massacre, blocks away from where a lone gunman opened fire at the mall 10 years ago. Speakers, victims ...
Fifteen years after the royal palace massacre shattered her dream of becoming a future queen of Nepal, Devyani Rana is again contemplating a role in politics.
In the years since the massacre that shook the country and opened new anxiety over gun violence, the family has received hate-filled calls and violent emails from people who say they know the shooting was a hoax.