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NYPD Deploys Counterterrorism Unit Following IS Attacks

In the aftermath of last week's attacks in Beirut and Paris, New York City is deploying a specially equipped “critical response command” to protect the city and thwart future organized acts of terror. The 500 officers assigned to the unit have been trained to prevent both lone wolf and coordinated multiple attacks. New Yorkers have rallied to France’s side. On Monday, they honored those who lost their lives with a rendition of ‘La Marseillaise,’ the French national anthem, during a...

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