Almost a month ago on August 26, 2021, 13 US Service members were killed in a suicide bombing at the Kabul International Airport in Afghanistan.
Among the 13 that were killed was Marine Lance Cpl. Rylee McCollum, 20 of Jackson.
CNN says its offices in Manhattan have been evacuated because of a suspicious package. The U.S. Secret Service says agents have also intercepted packages containing "possible explosive devices" addressed to former President Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton.
A bomb scare at Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey turned out not to be terrorism, but pure stupidity. Reports claim at least seven members of a reality show TV crew were arrested on Thursday for filming an attempt to smuggle a fake bomb through TSA checkpoints.
The recent events in Manchester, England has the entire world on heightened alert today after 22 were killed and more injured when a suicide boomer detonated a pipe bomb just outside a packed concert arena. Could it happen in Lafayette? Truth is, it could happen anywhere. With 5 Garth Brooks shows coming to the Cajundome, the Lafayette market is big enough for evil to find a home unfortunately. So what can you do to protect yourself and others?
Booked into the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center were 20 year old Jake Richard from Henderson, LA and 38 year old Paul Parker from Carencro, LA both are charged with manufacturing and possessing a bomb.