“Your son died as a martyr” text to a mom reveals third Bataclan attacker

A mother in northeast France received a text from a phone traced to Syria: “Your son died as a martyr Nov. 13.” Read the rest

France declares state of emergency, gives government Web-blocking, device search powers

In the wake of the Paris attacks, the French National Assembly has declared a state of emergency with sweeping powers, without any substantial debate. Included in the bill are the power to order the nation's ISPs to block websites without any judicial review or court order, and for authorities to seize and search electronic devices without a warrant. Read the rest

Footage of Paris cafe attack posted

The day after authorities in Paris say they killed the suspected ringleader of last week's terror attacks, footage has emerged of one of the targeted cafés. Read the rest