| Mar 8, 2010
| 6:08 AM
KARACHI, Pakistan -- Pakistani officials say an American member of al-Qaida arrested on Sunday was not Riverside County-bred Adam Gadhan as first thought.
They identified the suspect as Abu Yahya Majadin Adam, but gave no details on his background or...
| Mar 7, 2010
Pakistani intelligence officers say they have arrested Adam Gadahn, the American-born spokesman for al-Qaida.
Two officers say Gadahn was arrested in the city of Karachi in recent days.
They spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not...
| Mar 7, 2010
Security forces in the southern port city of Karachi have arrested Adam Gadahn, a Southern California native who became a top propagandist for Al Qaeda and is wanted by the U.S. on treason charges, Pakistani intelligence sources in Karachi said Sunday....
| May 4, 2010
| 9:58 AM
According to Pakistan intelligence officials, several people have been detained in the southern city of Karachi in connection with the Times Square bombing attempt.
Of those detained was a man identified as "Tauseef," said to be a friend of Faisal...
| Dec 28, 2009
| 5:33 AM
KARACHI, Pakistan -- A suicide bombing targeting a Shiite Muslim procession in Pakistan's largest city of Karachi killed 25 people and wounded dozens more Monday, as Shiites across the country marked the key holy day of Ashoura.
Violence broke out in the...
| Feb 16, 2010
| 7:02 AM
Officials call it a blow to the insurgent movement.
A secret raid carried out by Pakistani and U.S. intelligence agents led to the arrest of Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar in Karachi.
The second-in-command of the Afghan Taliban was captured in Pakistan last...
| Feb 16, 2010
| 8:21 AM
ISLAMABAD -- The Taliban's top military commander has been arrested in a joint CIA- Pakistani operation in Pakistan in a major victory against the insurgents as U.S. troops push into their heartland in southern Afghanistan, officials said Tuesday.
| Mar 16, 2011
To stay or go. To trust government reassurances or heed more alarmist warnings on the Internet of radioactive clouds wafting over Tokyo. These are among the potentially life-altering questions being pondered by millions of Japanese in range of the...
| Jun 5, 2011
| 12:02 AM
A U.S. drone strike killed a senior al Qaeda figure in northwest Pakistan after a tipoff from local intelligence, Pakistani intelligence officials said on Saturday.
But a U.S. National Security official in Washington said he could not confirm the...
| Dec 28, 2008
KARACHI, Pakistan-- With tears, prayers and candlelight vigils, Pakistanis today marked the first anniversary of Benazir Bhutto's assassination, a killing that stunned the world and came to symbolize the rising Islamic militancy gripping her homeland....
| Aug 10, 2008
Chris R. Showalter, son of a PPL lineman in Lancaster, joined the Army Air Forces after the Pearl Harbor attack.
Today, the 84-year-old Salisbury Township resident remembers serving with the Flying Tigers in China.
Showalter's story begins as he arrives...