Terrorism

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9/11 museum film draws heat for portrayal of Islam

NEW YORK (AP) — A film that will be shown at the National September 11 Memorial Museum when it opens next month unfairly links Islam and terrorism, clergy members said in letters demanding it be […]

04/24/2014

Afghans walk by the Serena hotel in downtown Kabul, Afghanistan, Friday, March 21, 2014.  (AP Photo/Anja Niedringhaus)

Taliban kill 9 in Afghan hotel, shoot kids in head

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The luxury hotel was considered one of the safest spots in the Afghan capital Kabul. Yet, four gunmen walked in, made their way to the restaurant, pulled out hidden pistols and […]

03/21/2014

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California man arrested in plot to attack Los Angeles

A college student who allegedly discussed attacking the Los Angeles subway system has been arrested on suspicion with attempting to provide material assistance to a foreign terrorist organization — al-Qaida. Paul and Penny discussed this […]

03/18/2014

This image made from video provided by by Al-Jazeera shows Sulaiman Abu Ghaith, Osama bin Laden's son-in-law and spokesman. (AP Photo/Al-Jazeera, File)

Bin Laden’s son-in-law goes on trial in NYC

NEW YORK (AP) — Osama bin Laden’s son-in-law was introduced to prospective jurors Monday at the start of his trial on charges that he conspired to kill Americans and support terrorists in his role as […]

03/03/2014

Frame grab from "Two Seconds To Breach" posted on YouTube.

Video purports airline cockpits not safe

What some are calling a chilling new video shows how a terrorist could breach an airliner’s cockpit in just two seconds and lock its reinforced door behind him. Basically terrorists would hang out near the […]

02/28/2014

A photo of a police leaflet of Ruzanna Ibragimova stating that she is at large in the city of Sochi. (AP Photo/Natalya Vasilyeva)

Sochi forces hunt for 3 potential suicide bombers

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Russian security officials are hunting down three potential female suicide bombers, one of whom is believed to be in Sochi, where the Winter Olympics will begin next month. Police leaflets seen […]

01/21/2014

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Garden Grove man pleads guilty to terror count

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles U.S. attorney’s office says a Southern California man has admitted attempting to assist al-Qaida and has pleaded guilty to a federal terrorism offense. Prosecutors say 24-year-old Sinh Vinh […]

12/27/2013

Zubeidat Tsarnaeva (r), mother of the two Boston bombing suspects, and Anzor Tsarnaev (l), father of the two Boston bombing suspects, Makhachkala, Dagestan, Russia. (AP Photo)

Boston bombing suspects’ mom in terror database

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two government officials tell The Associated Press that U.S. intelligence agencies added the Boston bombing suspects’ mother to a federal terrorism database about 18 months before the attack.

04/26/2013

Anzor Tsaraev headshot, father of Boston Marathon bombing suspects Tamerlan Tsarnaev and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, in Makhachkala, Dagestan. (AP Photo)

FBI: We had no contact with suspect after bombing

WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI is disputing a claim by the mother of the suspected Boston bombers, who said the bureau had spoken to the older brother after the bombs exploded at last Monday’s marathon. […]

04/21/2013

Investigators examine site of second explosion on Boylston Street near the finish line of the 2013 Boston Marathon. (AP Photo)

Authorities recover pressure cooker lid

BOSTON (AP) — Authorities investigating the bombings at the Boston Marathon have recovered a piece of circuit board they believe was part of one of the explosive devices, and found the lid of a pressure cooker that was catapulted onto the roof of a nearby building.

04/17/2013

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Utilities warned about threat of cyberattacks

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) – California utility officials are warning that hackers increasingly target utilities with cyberattacks that could leave millions of people without electricity, water and other vital services.

03/16/2013

Extradited terrorism suspects appear in US courts

NEW YORK (AP) – A partially-blind extremist cleric from Egypt and four other terrorism suspects have appeared in court in New York City and Connecticut, hours after they were brought to the United States from […]

10/06/2012

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