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NYPD officers gather in Paris to mourn police officers slain in terrorist attacks last week. (Credit: Commissioner Bill Bratton/NYPD)

NYPD Expands Active Shooter Training In Wake Of Paris Terror Attacks

In the wake of the Paris terror attacks last week, the NYPD has been quietly expanding training for “active shooter” situations in which terrorists arm themselves with high-powered rifles and open fire.

01/16/2015

Belgian police exit a building in Palais street, near Colline street in Verviers, eastern Belgium, on January 15, 2015, after two men were reportedly killed during an anti-terrorist operation. (Photo: BRUNO FAHY/AFP/Getty Images)

Dozens Arrested In Terror Raids Across France, Belgium And Germany

More than two dozen suspects have been arrested in Belgium, France and Germany in continuing searches for suspected terrorists, authorities said Friday.

01/16/2015

NYPD officers gather in Paris to mourn police officers slain in terrorist attacks last week. (Credit: Commissioner Bill Bratton/NYPD)

NYPD Officers Stand In Solidarity With Paris Counterparts To Mourn Slain Police Personnel

The NYPD sent an honor unit to Paris Tuesday to mourn three police officers murdered during the terror spree last week.

01/13/2015

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Vigil Held At Washington Square Park For Victims In Paris Terror Attacks

As New Yorkers pay tribute, the search is on for the woman on the run who is believed to be the partner of one of the shooters.

01/10/2015

Police officers launch an assault as smoke rises from a building in Dammartin-en-Goele, north-east of Paris, where two brothers suspected of killing 12 people in an Islamist attack on French satirical newspaper on January 9, 2015. (credit: Joel Saget/AFP/Getty Images)

NYPD On Watch, U.S. Issues Worldwide Travel Alert After Paris Standoffs, Shootings

Three terrorists who seized hostages at separate locations and ignited fear across Paris were killed Friday along with three of their hostages as the gunmen clashed with thousands of French security forces.

01/09/2015

Flowers are left close to the Charlie Hebdo offices on a day of mourning following a terrorist attack at the satirical newspaper building on January 8, 2015 in Paris, France. (Photo by Marc Piasecki/Getty Images)

French Continue Hunt For 2 Suspects In Attack On Paper; World Mourns Victims

France’s prime minister, Manuel Valls, said the two suspects still at large in the Charlie Hebdo slayings — Cherif Kouachi, 32, and his 34-year-old brother, Said Kouachi — were known to intelligence services.

01/08/2015

Ambulances and police officers gather in front of the offices of the French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo on January 7, 2015 in Paris, France. (Photo by Antoine Antoniol/Getty Images)

New Yorkers Hold Vigil For Victims Of Terror Attack On Paris Newspaper

Extra officers have been stationed at various locations throughout the city, including the French Consulate, since the attack Wednesday on the Paris offices of the satirical newspaper, the Charlie Hebdo weekly.

01/07/2015

Thierry Henry (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Thierry Henry Announces Retirement From Soccer

Former Arsenal, France and Red Bulls striker Thierry Henry announced his retirement on Tuesday, ending a 20-year career in which he earned a place in the pantheon of modern greats.

12/16/2014

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Five Creepy Vacation Sites Around The World

Ethan Reid, author of “The Undying,” from Simon & Schuster shares his list of the creepiest vacation spots around the world for Halloween.

10/24/2014

The U.S. Coast Guard searches the Atlantic Ocean off Island Beach State Park for a missing swimmer from France. A body was found in the water nearby on Saturday, July 19. (Credit: CBS 2)

Body Found Near Where Man Vanished While Swimming Off Jersey Shore

A body was found Saturday morning off in the waters off the Jersey Shore, not far from where a Frenchman vanished missing while trying to swim in the Atlantic Ocean for the first time.

07/19/2014

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Travel Guide To Paris, France

Regardless of your budget, you can enjoy everything the amazing City of Lights has to offer.

07/17/2014

Germany's Andre Greipel (2ndL) sprints to win the 194 km sixth stage of the 101st edition of the Tour de France cycling race on July 10, 2014 between Arras and Reims, northern France. (credit: LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images)

11 Things Tour De France Riders Won’t Stop For

The 101st running of the Tour de France began Saturday, July 5th and will run through Sunday, July 27th. In total, the finishing teams/riders will have traveled 2,276.7 miles (3,664 kilometers) on their way to a chance at victory.

07/10/2014

The New York state Capitol in Albany (credit: Getty Images)

N.Y. State Receives $3.3 Billion Windfall From Settlement With France’s Largest Bank

New York State was poised Tuesday to collect $3.3 billion from a recent record settlement with the largest bank in France, and the Cuomo administration plans to add it to the state’s general fund.

07/08/2014

Mats Hummels of Germany scores on a header past Hugo Lloris of France during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Quarter Final match between France and Germany at Maracana on July 4, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  (Photo by Alexandre Loureiro/Getty Images)

Germany Sends France Packing En Route To World Cup Semis

Germany reached the semifinals for a fourth straight World Cup by beating France 1-0 Friday in a cagey match settled by a first-half header from Mats Hummels.

07/04/2014

Bosnia-Hercegovina's midfielder Zvjezdan Misimovic (L) fights for the ball with Argentina's defender Federico Fernandez and Argentina's goalkeeper Sergio Romero during a Group F football match between Argentina and Bosnia-Hercegovina at the Maracana Stadium in Rio De Janeiro during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 15, 2014.  (AFP PHOTO / YASUYOSHI CHIBA)

Argentina, France, Switzerland Are Winners In Sunday World Cup Games

Lionel Messi scored a stunning second-half goal to push Argentina to a 2-1 victory over World Cup newcomer Bosnia-Herzegovina on Sunday night in the Group F opener for both teams in Rio de Janeiro Sunday.

06/15/2014

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