The Shee Family

Burmese refugees first-time homeowners thanks to Habitat for Humanity

Poe Shee and his family came to the United States seven years ago from a Burmese refugee camp. Their home is the fourth in a 120-lot neighborhood built by Habitat for Humanity.

Belgian federal magistrates Eric Van Der Sypt, left, and Thierry Werts address the media on the anti terror raids in several Belgian cities, at the Belgian Federal Prosecutor's office in Brussels, Friday, Jan. 16, 2015. Thirteen people were detained in Belgium and two arrested in France in an anti-terror sweep following a firefight in which two suspected terrorists were killed in the eastern city of Verviers on Thursday. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)

Europe anti-terror raids net dozens amid high anxiety

As anxiety soared in the wake of last week’s bloody spree in and around Paris, the broad scope of the police actions illustrated the challenges facing a continent threatened by Islamic militancy far from the battlefields of Syria, Iraq and Yemen.