U.S. drone kills 3 suspected al-Qaeda supporters in Yemen

SANA'A, YEMEN (BNO NEWS) -- A U.S. drone fired at a house in northwest Yemen on Sunday morning, killing at least three suspected al-Qaeda supporters who brought money to finance militant operations, Yemeni officials said on Monday. A local al-Qaeda [...]

U.S. drone kills 9 al-Qaeda militants in southern Yemen

SANA'A, YEMEN (BNO NEWS) -- A U.S. drone fired at a farm in southern Yemen on Thursday, killing at least nine suspected al-Qaeda militants who were planning to attack security forces, Yemeni officials said on Friday. Among those killed was a [...]

Yemen defense minister survives car bombing, 12 killed

SANA'A, YEMEN (BNO NEWS) -- Yemeni Defense Minister Mohammed Nasser Ahmed on Tuesday narrowly escaped an assassination attempt when a car bomber attacked his motorcade in the country's capital of Sana'a, just a day after the government announced [...]

Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin will not speak at GOP convention

WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Former U.S. vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin on Sunday said she will not speak at the Republican National Convention in Florida later this month, saying she will instead focus on rallying in support of candidates [...]

Suicide bomber kills 46 at funeral service in southern Yemen

SANA'A, YEMEN (BNO NEWS) -- A suicide bomber blew himself up at a consolation in southern Yemen over the weekend, killing at least 46 people and injuring nearly 50 others, security officials said on Monday, blaming the bombing on al-Qaeda-linked [...]