Bomb hits Hamas car in Beirut, casualties unclear

BEIRUT (Reuters) – A bomb exploded in the southern suburbs of the Lebanese capital Beirut on Saturday, targeting a car used by members of the Palestinian Islamist group Hamas.

Desperate Indonesians sell organs online

Cash-strapped Indonesians are cutting out the middleman and selling their organs online, exploiting a loophole in local laws and fueling a dangerous and illegal trade in human body parts. Hundreds of advertisements have appeared on Indonesian personal

U.S. charges Nigerian man in plane attack plan

DETROIT (Reuters) – A Nigerian man with possible links to al Qaeda militants was charged on Saturday for trying to blow up a U.S. passenger plane with an explosive strapped to his body as it approached Detroit, U.S. officials said.

Nigerian charged for trying to blow up U.S. airliner

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A Nigerian national, Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, was charged on Saturday with trying to blow up a U.S. airliner on a flight to Detroit on Christmas day using a high explosive, the U.S. Justice Department said.

U.S. holds Nigerian man in Detroit plane attack plan

DETROIT (Reuters) – A Nigerian man with possible links to al Qaeda militants was in custody on Saturday after he tried to ignite an explosive device on a U.S. passenger plane as it approached Detroit, U.S. officials said.

Airline suspect is Nigeria banker’s son

LAGOS (Reuters) – A Nigerian who has been detained in Detroit after trying to ignite an explosive device on a U.S. passenger plane is the son of a prominent former banker, a family member told Reuters on Saturday.