FBI now believe San Bernardino massacre to be "act of terrorism"

Shooter made Facebook posts in praise of Islamic State

5th December, 2015
Makeshift memorial at the scene of the shooting. Pic: Getty

The FBI is now investigating the fatal shooting of 14 people in California by a married couple as an "act of terrorism." The wife was believed to have pledged allegiance to an Islamic State leader.

While the FBI said it lacked evidence the couple belonged to a larger organisation of extremists, the Los Angeles Times reported that the husband, Syed Rizwan Farook, 28, had contact with at least two militant groups overseas, including the al Qaeda-affiliated...

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