British counterterrorism police searched several properties Wednesday as they tried to determine what made a 29-year-old Sudan-born man crash a car outside Britain's Parliament in what police were treating as an act of terrorism. Salih Khater, a British citizen of Sudanese origin, was arrested at the scene of Tuesday's crash. British authorities do not identify suspects by name until they are charged, but media reports and neighbors said the arrested man was Khater. He was being held on suspicion of preparation of a terrorist act, as well as attempted murder. Police said Wednesday that...

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CULTURE
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FBI Deputy Director Stepping Down
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