Manchester bombing suspect identified, U.S. official says; Islamic State claims responsibility

 

MANCHESTER, England — The Islamic State claimed Tuesday that one of its “soldiers” carried out an apparent suicide blast in Manchester that killed at least 22 people, including teenagers and others streaming out of a pop concert.

The claim came as British investigators appeared to narrow their probe on one suspected assailant — whose name was not made public — and police teams fanned out around the northern city after the worst terrorist strike in Britain in more than a decade.

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