Terrorism

More than 30 people are dead and more than 200 wounded after explosions struck Brussels during the Tuesday morning rush hour, Belgian officials say. Two blasts hit the international airport; another struck a metro station. Belgium issued a Level 4 alert, denoting "serious and imminent attack."

WIU Expert Weighs in on Combating ISIS

Jul 23, 2015
Credit Western Illinois University

Dean Alexander has spent years researching ISIS in his role as a Professor of Homeland Security at Western Illinois University.  ISIS, also known as the Islamic State, seems to have replaced al-Qaeda as the major threat to America and its allies.

The Iowa Department of Public Safety says a Fort Madison man has been arrested on charges of terrorism and intimidation.